Noun(1) the secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect
(1) Insulin is the hormone which keeps blood sugar levels within the normal healthy range.(2) The gene makes a receptor protein that is stimulated by a brain hormone called vasopressin.(3) Diabetes is caused by problems with insulin, the hormone that triggers cells to absorb and store glucose from the blood.(4) Just like the normal endometrium, endometrial cells need the hormone oestrogen to survive and grow.(5) As your baby's born, you may be given an injection of a synthetic hormone , usually in your thigh or buttock.(6) The basic hormone on which all synthetic anabolic steroids are based.(7) The gene altered in the giant rats makes the protein Leptin, a hormone released by fat cells as an appetite regulator.(8) They could be giving hormones to the farm animals, or antibiotics, and who knows what's in their feed.(9) Treatment is typically with synthetic thyroid hormones , which can normalize blood pressure.(10) These gonadotropins in turn stimulate synthesis of steroid hormones in target tissues.(11) For this reason, the synthetic hormones are technically known as ovulation inhibitors.(12) From a physiological perspective, we need to better understand how hormones regulate tissues.(13) The organ produces enzymes essential for digestion and secretes hormones that help control blood sugar levels.(14) People become vegetarians for all kinds of reasons; pumping sentient animals full of hormones and making their lives hell being only one of them.(15) It may have been his hormones which improved his mood, as I watched him check her out constantly.(16) And how can you trust your teenage opinion of people, when those opinions were being formed via rampaging hormones and juvenile mood swings?
(1) growth hormone :: 成長ホルモン
(2) parathyroid hormone :: 副甲状腺ホルモン
(3) antidiuretic hormone :: 抗利尿ホルモン
(4) luteinizing hormone :: 黄体形成ホルモン
1. endocrine ::
2. internal secretion ::
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...she produces the HORMONE oxytocin.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 9
You know, like women,
men have a monthly HORMONE cycle.
The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 21
HORMONE replacement therapy.
The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 21
I don't know. She's pretty feisty since they
put her on HORMONE replacement therapy.
The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 24
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