Hormone Receptor Effects Quiz
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Hormone Receptor Effects Quiz

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What are the typical outcomes when a hormone binds to its receptor?

Change in membrane permeability, alteration of reaction rates, or production of a new molecule

How does a change in membrane permeability typically affect cellular functioning?

Controls the entry or exit of substances by adjusting transport protein numbers

What is the primary mechanism through which altering reaction rates by hormones affects cellular processes?

Activating or deactivating enzymes involved in metabolic reactions

In what way can the production of a new molecule by hormones influence cellular activities?

<p>By altering gene expression and leading to the creation of new proteins</p> Signup and view all the answers

Which activity can be altered by hormones and affect cardiac and smooth muscle function?

<p>Alteration of cardiac and smooth muscle activity</p> Signup and view all the answers

Why do different target cells respond differently to the same hormone?

<p>Due to variations in receptor types leading to diverse cellular responses</p> Signup and view all the answers

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