Describes how feedback mechanisms regulate hormone secretion.
The endocrine system is described with references to the hypothalamus, pituitary gland, and thyroxin.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Hormone Regulation.
To distinguish between the ‘scientific’ and ‘everyday’ usage of key vocabulary terms using Everyday Words in Science.
Covers stem cells and some of their medical uses through the example of Parkinson’s disease and neurology.
Covers new work with DNA looking at control of DNA expression and the inheritance of acquired characteristics. It also addresses the bigger issue of how scientific theories change as new knowledge is acquired.
This study guide looks at the endocrine system and the role of hormones, how hormones work, and how hormones are regulated. It also briefly reviews endocrine system disorders.
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