What is the role of second messenger in the mechanism of protein hormone action?
secondary messenger like cAMP acts as interacellular hormone which diliver the information as intracellular to the target cells. It activates the appropriate cellular enzyme system where the specific hormone stimulated responses takes place.
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Illustrate the differences between the mechanism of action of a protein and a steroid hormone.Biology - Exemplar
Hormones are called chemical signals that stimulate specific target tissues. Their action depends on the presence of receptors on the respective target tissues. Which of the following is the correct location of the receptors in the case of protein hormones?Biology - Exemplar