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15-08-2021 Biology

Q. ________ is a thyroid hormone which controls the balance of calcium in the body.

A. Calcitonin
B. Thyroxine
C. Calmodulin
D. All of these


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Commented on 2021-08-15 13:43:55 (IST)
Answer - A

Explanation : Calcitonin is a hormone that is produced in humans by the parafollicular cells (commonly known as C-cells) of the thyroid gland. Calcitonin is involved in helping to regulate levels of calcium and phosphate in the blood, opposing the action of parathyroid hormone.