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Receptors pituitary hormone

receptors, pituitary hormone

cell surface proteins that bind pituitary hormones with high affinity and trigger intracellular changes influencing the behaviour of cells. Since many pituitary hormones are also released by neurons as neurotransmitters, these receptors are also found in the nervous system.

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Human Pathology 'Multiple-Choice Questions'

... love to debate on answers! 1. The following hormones are easily detectable in the systemic blood ... a compound X that binds and activates TSH receptors with a very high affinity. A 30 year-old ... clot that totally blocked the hypothalamic-pituitary portal vessel, a 30 year-old XY subject ...

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by ScrimmSphere
Mon Feb 04, 2013 11:03 am
Forum: Human Biology
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by mslazy
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the antidiuretic hormone is not produced by the pancreas. it is produced ... hypothalamus and temporary stored in the posterior pituitary gland, then released into the body from there... ... of ADH but the hormone doesn't work on the V2 receptors...

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... of only a very small amount of steroid hormone in the intercellular fluid can result in ... hormones, including steroid hormones, bind to receptors via diffusion within target cells. Such ... occur very quickly. 3) How does an underactive pituitary affect blood glucose and insulin levels? ...

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by clarence
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Topic: Hormones
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Re: hormone regulation?

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by Dr.Stein
Tue Aug 09, 2005 5:56 am
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