Ask Questions, Get Answers

Home  >>  JEEMAIN and NEET  >>  Biology  >>  Human Physiology

Inositol 1,4,5-trisphosphate (IP3) in cell signaling is referred as

( A ) second messenger
( B ) hormone
( C ) ligand
( D ) first messenger

1 Answer

Ans: (A) Second Messenger
IP3 also known as second messenger, is a molecule that functions to transfer a chemical signal received by the cell, such as from a hormone, neuro transmitter, growth factors and hypertrophic stimuli
answered Nov 8, 2016 by suganyadevi.p