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What is the endocrine system?
It is a system of glands that secrete hormones which enter circulation
Whats a hormone
A chemical messenger
What are the 3 types of hormones?
What amino acid are the amine hormones derived from?
Where are the amine hormones released from?
G-Protien Coupled Receptors
What is the precursor form of insulin
what are steroid hormones derived from?
where are steroid hormones released from?
What are some factors regulating hormone levels?
Not all pathways apply to all hormones
There are circulating hormones (bound/unbound)