Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
1Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
Growth Hormone by Dr. Sadia Zafar

Growth Hormone by Dr. Sadia Zafar

Ratings:

5.0

(2)
|Views: 133 |Likes:
Published by Mudassar Roomi
MEDICAL
MEDICAL

More info:

Categories:Types, School Work
Published by: Mudassar Roomi on Jun 17, 2013
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PPT, PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

06/20/2013

pdf

text

original

 
Pituitary Hormones andTheir Control by theHypothalamus
 
Physiological Functions
of Growth Hormone
All the major anterior pituitary
hormones, except for growth
hormone, exert their principal effectsby stimulating target glands.
Growth hormone does not functionthrough a target gland.
Its exerts its effects directly on all oralmost all tissues of the body.
 
Growth Hormone Promotes Growthof Many Body Tissues
Growth hormone, also called
Somatotropic hormone or 
Somatotropin hormone
Small protein molecule contains191 amino acidsin a single chain
Molecular weight: 22,005.
It causes growth of all tissues of the body thatare capable of growing.
It promotes incr sizes of the cells & mitosis,and specific differentiation of certain types of cells

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->