Asked in Digestive System
What are the activities of the digestive system regulated by?
the brain The activities of the digestive system are regulated by the contents of the digestive tract. The digestive tract is also called the gastrointestinal tract. ...
Asked in Nervous System, Brain, Kidneys
Function of medulla?
The medulla oblongata is responsible for regulating your rate of breathing, your heart rate, blood pressure, circulation and digestive system activity. It controls when these activities start, when they stop and how fast they go. This area is also where your sleep cycles are regulated. ...
Asked in Personal Finance
Which level of government is responsible for regulating USA payday loans?
There are two levels of government responsible for regulating payday loans. These forms of loans are regulated by the federal and state levels of government. ...
Asked in Human Anatomy and Physiology
Brain area that regulates wakefulness or alertness in the cerebral cortex?
the brain area that regulated activities that control the state of wakefulness or alertness of the cerebral cortex is the ...
Asked in Science, Endocrine System, Hormones
What is aldosterone regulated by positive or negative feedback mechanisms?
Aldosterone is both responsible for absorption of sodium and excretion of potassium. If it is regulated by the level of potassium in blood, then we have negative feedback as high levels of aldosterone causes a decrease in potassium level in blood. If it is regulated by the level of sodium in blood, the story is just the opposite and we have positive feedback. -my own conclusion from several researches- ...
Asked in Biology
Explain the advantage in having an inducible enzyme system that is regulated by the presence of a substrate?
It is an advantage because when the substance is present, the genes responsible for it metabolism are turned on. ...
Who is responsible for providing a motor carrier with the proper placarding for the outside of a truck carrying hazardous materials?
The shipper is responsible for providing a motor carrier with the proper placarding for the outside of a truck carrying regulated hazardous materials in commerce in the US. ...
Asked in Insects, Invertebrates
What is the hormone responsible for metamorphosis in insects and toads?
In insects molting is regulated by ecdysone. In amphibians it's regulated by hormones from the thyroid gland, as is our growth, up to a certain degree. This also illustrates the fact toads are far more closely related to us (both vertebrates) and insects are an outgroup. ^^ ...
Asked in Websites
What are some websites a police blotter can be read from?
Police blotters can be read from just about any government regulated web page. They are used to monitor activities and to see what is happening in cities. ...