Tag: Hormones

Functions of Anterior Pituitary Hormones

Functions of Anterior Pituitary Hormones

Functions of Anterior Pituitary Hormones Growth Hormone (GH) Action: growth of skeletal muscles and long bones; maintains size Target:  bone and muscle Prolactin (PRL) Action: Stimulates and maintains milk production following childbirth Target:  mammary tissue Function in males is unknown Adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH) Action: Regulates endocrine activity of the adrenal cortex Target:  Cells of adrenal […]

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