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9th of September 2015
Biology
Q:

i need all about hormones in plants and animals with their description and functioning.

Mayank Dak - CBSE - Class X

Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 18:35:PM

A:

Hi Mayank,

Hormones are chemical messengers that are secreted directly into the blood, which carries them to various parts of the body to exert their functions / effects.

Hormones are found in both plants and animals. 

Example of the plant hormones are: 

Auxins, cytokines, gibberellines.

Example of the animal hormones are: 

Insulin, estrogen, testosterone. 

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Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 18:43:PM