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what type of hormone is thyroxine? (peptide, amino, steroid etc)

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Dr. Shaym Puppala
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Based on tyrosine: Thyroxine is an ether made up of iodized tyrosine (an amino acid) and an iodized phenyl ring.
Answered on Mar 5, 2015

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