Why hormones are called chemical messenger.

Asked by askanali786 | 30th Sep, 2019, 03:35: AM

Expert Answer:

  • Hormones are called chemical messengers because they are chemical agents that travel around the body to tell specific cells to perform a specific action. 
  • The term hormone describes a variety of chemicals that perform these signaling tasks.
  • Hormones can range from proteins to amino acids to steroids.

Answered by Sheetal Kolte | 30th Sep, 2019, 11:13: AM