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Quizzes

1. Insulin is released from which endocrine gland?→Pancreas
2. Cortisol is a product of the HPA axis. The other hormones that act within this signaling pathway are ______ and ______.→adrenocorticotrophic hormone / corticotrophin releasing hormone
3. The enteric system is responsible for controlling _________.→the endocrine system
4. _______,circulates to different brain areas to provide nutrients and energy.→Grey Matter
5. Glucocorticoids and mineralocorticoids are released from the ________.→adrenal glands
6. Increased heart rate occurs due to ________ stimulation.→parasymapthetic nervous system
7. A mother passing on certain antibodies and pathogen resistances to her baby through breast milk is an example of _______.→passive immunity
8. Which is not a part of the innate immune response?→Macrophages
9. Hormones that regulate the release of other hormones are called _______.→anti-growth hormones
10. What mediates the communication between the immune system and the nervous system?→Cytokines
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