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Hormones

Hormones

chemical substances having a specific regulatory effect on the activity of a certain organ or organs. The term was originally applied to substances secreted by various endocrine glands and transported in the bloodstream to the target organs. It is sometimes extended to include those substances that are not produced by the endocrine glands but that have similar effects.


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reproductive system

... allows the reproductive organs to function/stay alive, as it does for all the other organs in the body. As for things affected by reproductive hormones, think about how you change during/after puberty and what systems might be necessary to make those changes.

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by DarwinsBitch
Wed Mar 05, 2014 9:40 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: reproductive system
Replies: 1
Views: 145

reproductive sytem

... linked with the urinary system - the urethra provides passage for both urine and semen. For the last bit I'd go with thinking about which sex hormones have a significant effect elsewhere - think about oestrogen and testosterone, which have wide-spread effects across the whole body. For example ...

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by Babybel56
Fri Feb 28, 2014 8:49 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: reproductive sytem
Replies: 1
Views: 126

reproductive sytem

... system especially depends upon, and briefly explain that dependence. Then name two systems whose anatomy or physiology is influenced by the hormones of the reproductive system, and describe these influences. i know its not molecular biology but i want answer and i cant understand :?: can ...

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by angel92
Sun Feb 23, 2014 5:05 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: reproductive sytem
Replies: 1
Views: 126

reproductive system

... system especially depends upon, and briefly explain that dependence. Then name two systems whose anatomy or physiology is influenced by the hormones of the reproductive system, and describe these influences.

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by angel92
Sun Feb 23, 2014 3:55 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: reproductive system
Replies: 1
Views: 145

Re:

... the blood, which (according to all the textbooks I've come across) are triggers for both GNG and glycogenolysis. I mean, who's the boss? It's the hormones, right? So that's what I don't understand. The hormones responsible for GNG are present in the blood (since without them, glycogenolysis could ...

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by Aymeric
Sat Dec 14, 2013 11:11 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: When does gluconeogenesis kick in during physical activity?
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