Workshop #5


I.    The Endocrine System

A.    1.    Identify the components in this diagram of a signal transduction pathway using camp as a second messenger.

Signal transduction pathway using cAMP as a second messenger

        2.    How would the picture above change with a steroid hormone?

B.     1.    Fill in the concept map summarizing the antagonistic effects of glucagon and insulin.

Blood Glucose Levels

        2.    Briefly give examples of negative feed back using ADH. Use the following diagram as the basis for your description:

Negative feedback diagram

II.   Nervous System

A.    Fill in the following concept map:

Vertebrate Nervous System

B.     Label the following diagram of a neuron:

Neuron diagram

C.     Label the diagram of a chemical synapse below:

Chemical Synapse diagram