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Identify the chemical category of the description or hormone examples listed below

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joflo's version from 2016-06-19 08:00

Section 1

Question Answer
Come from endocrine glands that have an ENDOodermal orginProteins
Chains of amino acids.Proteins
Oxytocin and insulin are examplesProteins
Formed from single amino acidsBiogenic amines
Derived from cholesterolSteroids
Cortisol and aldosterone are examplesSteroids
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Section 2

Question Answer
Come from endocrine glands that have an ECTOdermal originBiogenic amines
Come from endocrine glands that have a MESOdermal originSteroids
Local hormonesEicosanoids
Testosterone and estrogen are examplesSteroids
Often use direct gene activation mechanismSteroids
Epinephrine and norepinephrine are examplesBiogenic amines
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Section 3

Question Answer
Derived from a 20 carbon fatty acid called arachidonic acidEicosanoids
Prostaglandins are examplesEicosanoids
Growth hormone and parathyroid hormone are examplesProteins
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