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Peptide hormone

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Description of Peptide hormone

Peptide hormone: Small proteins that function as hormonal signals, synthesized and secreted by one tissue or organ with physiological effects on other tissues or organs.
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Peptide hormone: hormones synthesized from amino acids, whose actions are systemic.
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Peptide hormone: Hormones synthesized from amino acids. They are distinguished from INTERCELLULAR SIGNALING PEPTIDES AND PROTEINS in that their actions are systemic.
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