Hormones:the first step

2003-09-16 Version
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1.introduction 2.hormones that do not have much to do with the pituitary
  1. the border between inside and outside the body
  2. secretion
  3. target cells
  4. what hormones are
  5. Endocrine system and autonomous system
  6. Pituitary Gland
  7. Regulating the secretion of hormones/negative feedback
  8. Regulating the secretion of hormones/"Effect-orientated regulation" and "concentration-orientated regulation"
  9. Regulating the secretion of hormones/Examples of 'effect-orientated regulation' and 'concentration-orientated regulation'
  10. Hormones in one word
3.The posterior lobe pituitary hormones 4.The anterior lobe pituitary hormones/Group 1
  • oxytocin
  • vasopressin, ADH
  • thyroid hormone
  • adrenal cortex hormone
  • female hormone
  • male hormone
5.The anterior lobe pituitary hormones/Group 2 summary list of hormones
[Hormones:the first step]Contributors
KOMORI,Manabu 6th year student, Showa Univ. School of Med (2002 school year) Designed the web
SHIBUYA, Masato Second Department Designed the layout of the material, Designed the layout of the illustrations and animation, text writing
Contact adress
Second Dept of Physiology
Showa University School of Med
1-5-8 Hatanodai, Shinagawa-ku
Tokyo, 142-8555, JAPAN
SHIBUYA, Masato is responsible for the content of this educational material.
Inquiries, comments, suggestions, etc should be addressed to the above.