Psychology Wiki

Amino acid derivative hormones

34,203pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Assessment | Biopsychology | Comparative | Cognitive | Developmental | Language | Individual differences | Personality | Philosophy | Social |
Methods | Statistics | Clinical | Educational | Industrial | Professional items | World psychology |

Biological: Behavioural genetics · Evolutionary psychology · Neuroanatomy · Neurochemistry · Neuroendocrinology · Neuroscience · Psychoneuroimmunology · Physiological Psychology · Psychopharmacology (Index, Outline)

Amino acid derivative hormones are hormones that are simple modifications of amino acids[1].

They are mostly derived from tyrosine and tryptophan. There are two types of tyrosine derived hormones: thyroid hormone and catecholamines.

See alsoEdit


  1. Pinel, J. P. J. (2000). Biopsychology. Needham Hieghts MA:Allyn & Bacon

Further readingEdit

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki