What are the categories of hormones based on their chemical nature? Give one example of each category.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 15th Jul, 2014, 04:23: PM

Expert Answer:

The types of hormones based on their chemical nature are

  1. Peptide hormones: Insulin and glucagon

  2. Steroids: Testosterone and progesterone

  3. Iodothyronines: Thyroid hormones

  4. Amino acid derivatives: Epinephrine

Answered by  | 15th Jul, 2014, 06:23: PM