A&P Endocrine - 2330 Words
The Endocrine System
1. Name 4 ways cells communicate with each other and name important characteristics of each.
a. gap junctions: really fast, nondirectional, part of nervous system
b. neurotransmitters: fast, directional, specific, limited effects, part of nervous system
c. paracrines: local tissue fluids, nondirectional, limited effects
d. hormones: slower in onset, systemic in bloodstream, sustained effects
2. The area of the brain that is...
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