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Control of Blood Glucose Concentration
1) What concentration of glucose must the blood contain to ensure the body
works effectively?
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2) Why is it so important that the concentration of the glucose remains within
these limits? (give reference to the brain)
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3) What factors influence blood glucose concentration?
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4) Describe the structure of the pancreas and how it relates to the hormones
involved in the control of glucose.
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5) In the box below draw a diagram to summarise how blood glucose is
controlled. This is an example of ........................... feedback.

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Draw a flow chart in the box below to describe what happens when blood
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How is adrenaline involved in the response of glucagon?
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