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Bone remodelling

... both systemic and local. The major systemic regulators include parathyroid hormone (PTH), calcitriol, and other hormones such as growth hormone, glucocorticoids, thyroid hormones, and sex hormones. Factors such as insulin-like growth factors (IGFs), prostaglandins, tumor growth factor-beta (TGF-beta), ...

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by matrix23
Tue Aug 02, 2011 9:08 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Bone remodelling
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glucocorticoids,glucagon and insulin

what I know is like this: Glucagon = signals the target cells to breakdown glycogen into glucose. Glucocorticoids = produced in cortex of adrenal glands and affecting in the macromolecules breakdown (it converts from glucose breakdown into fat and protein breakdowns to aquire ...

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by victor
Thu May 04, 2006 10:50 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: glucocorticoids,glucagon and insulin
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glucocorticoids,glucagon and insulin

please explain me the similarity in the actions between glucocorticoids and glucagon-about their actions on inflammation,protiens,fats etc....i get bit confused in this topic......please......

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by rg
Thu May 04, 2006 7:51 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: glucocorticoids,glucagon and insulin
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