With Picmonic, facts become pictures. We've taken what the science shows - image mnemonics work - but we've boosted the effectiveness by building and associating memorable characters, interesting audio stories, and built-in quizzing. Whether you're studying for your classes or getting ready for a big exam, we're here to help.
Acinar Cells Release Digestive Enzymes
Ductal Epithelial Cells Release Bicarbonate
Islets of Langerhans
Beta Cells Release Insulin
Alpha Cells Release Glucagon
Delta Cells Release Somatostatin
Somatostatin Inhibits Alpha and Beta Cells
Long-Lived and Slow-Acting
Fast-Acting and Short-Lived
Bind To Cell Membrane Receptors
Stimulate Secondary Messengers
Parathyroid Hormone (PTH)
Blood Calcium Sensor
Blood Calcium Increases
Vitamin D Activation
Calcium Absorption From The Small Intestine
Adrenal Gland (Basic)
RAAS Stimulates Aldosterone
CRF (CRH) acts on Anterior Pituitary Gland to Release ACTH
Anterior Pituitary Stimulated Through the Hypophyseal Portal
CRF Released During Stress
Posterior Pituitary Stimulated Through Neural Control
Do Not Use for Obesity
Insulin Lispro (Humalog)
Insulin Aspart (Novolog)
Insulin Glulisine (Apidra)
Regular Insulin (Humulin R)
Isophane NPH (Humulin N)
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