Communication and Homeostasis

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  • communication and homeostasis
    • good system
      • enables ability to specifically communicate
      • enables cells to communicate
      • enables ability to rapidly communicate
      • covers whole body
      • enables short and long term responses.
    • Feedback
      • Negative
        • Blood glucose
        • CO2 Concentration
      • Positive
        • Oxytocin
        • Drop in temperature
    • Body Temperature
      • Ectotherms
        • Behaviour
        • Physiology
      • Endotherms
        • Behaviour
        • Physiology
    • Nerves
      • Action Potentials
        • Polarisation
        • Threshold Potential
        • Depolarisation
        • Na+ K+ Ions
        • Repolarisation
        • Hyperpolarisa-tion
      • Synapses
        • Acetylcholine
        • Action Potential
        • Voltage Gated Channels
        • Calcium Ions
        • Sodium Ions
        • Acetycholines-terase
      • Neurones
        • Motor
        • Sensory
        • Myelinated
    • Endocrine System
      • Adrenal Glands
        • Medulla
        • Cortex
      • Adrenaline
        • First Messenger
        • cAMP
        • Second Messenger
        • Adenyl Cyclase
    • Blood Glucose
      • Pancreas
        • Endocrine
        • Exocrine
      • islets of Langerhans
        • beta cells- insulin
        • a cells- Glucagon
    • Insulin Control
      • Control of insulin secretion
        • Glucose- glucokinase- glucose phosphate- ATP
        • Potassium/ Calcium Channels
        • Insulin released by exocytosis
      • Type I Diabetes
        • Insulin- dependent
        • Insulin injections
      • Type II Diabetes
        • lifestyle control
        • non-insulin- dependent
    • Heart Rate
      • Myogenic
      • SAN
        • AVN
        • medulla oblongata
      • Factors Affecting
        • Blood Pressure
        • Blood pH
        • Stretch Receptors

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