Human Anatomy and Physiology
Endocrine System

Name one hormone and state its function?


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2009-03-15 18:38:01
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* Insulin - released by pancreas - encourages liver and muscle cells to absorb glucose from the blood; stimulates the conversion of glucose ----> glycogen in liver/muscle cells.


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