Biology Chapter 6: How Cells Harvest Chemical Energy

antennule – A smaller set of antenna found on crustaceans.
diffusion – the process by which particles tend to move from an area of high concentration to an area of low concentration
1st Law of Thermodynamics – Energy can be converted from one form to another but it cannot be created nor destroyed.
neurotransmitters – Chemical messengers that cross the synaptic gaps between neurons.
what is binary fission – type of asexual reproduction in which an organism replicates its DNA and divides in half, producing two identical daughter cells
saturated solution – a solution that can hold no more solute
carcinogens – substances known to produce or promote the development of cancer
Incision into the vertebral column
pulse – The rhythmic stretching of the arteries caused by the pressure of blood during contraction of ventricles in systole.
oxidation – Loss of electrons.
Incisiоn intо the vertebrаl cоlumn
Name all the hormones secreted by the anterior pituitary. – FSH, LH, ACTH(Adrerocorticotropic hormone) , TSH, Prolactin, GH
transport membranes – proteins that span the plasma membrane creating a selectively permeable membrane that regulates which molecules enter and leave the cell

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