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On the basis of their chemical nature, hormones can be divided into all of the following groups except:


( A ) iodothyronines
( B ) peptide, polypeptide, protein hormones
( C ) steroids
( D ) none of the above

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(D) is the right answer.

On the basis of their chemical nature, hormones can be divided into groups : (i) peptide, polypeptide, protein hormones (e.g., insulin, glucagon, pituitary hormones, hypothalamic hormones, etc.) (ii) steroids (e.g., cortisol, testosterone, estradiol and progesterone) (iii) iodothyronines (thyroid hormones) (iv) amino-acid derivatives (e.g., epinephrine).
answered Apr 3, 2014 by pady_1
 

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