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Animal Systems

Animal Systems

Animal Systems: Let's Get Those Synapses Firing! True or False

1. Which neurotransmitter is lacking in patients with Parkinson's disease?Dopamine
2. Which is not a neurotransmitter in the sympathetic nervous system?Glutamate
3. The ______ is part of the nervous and endocrine systems.hypothalamus
4. Glucagon is secreted from which type of cells in the pancreas?Phagocytes
5. The HPA axis directly communicates with the immune system with which hormone?Cortisol
6. For activation, T cells recognize ________.Both (B) and (C)
7. Which is NOT a steroid hormone?Prolactin
8. Where are neurotransmitter receptors located?Postsynaptic dendrites
9. Both adrenal glands release hormones that respond to stress, but the adrenal medulla releases _____ while the adrenal cortex releases _____.catecholamines / corticosteroids
10. What is the first immune response towards an invading pathogen?Innate

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