The cyclic AMP second-messenger system

Consider the cyclic AMP second-messenger system a) Where in the cell is the receptor located that detects the first messenger? b) When the receptor binds to the first messenger, what type of protein does it initially activate? c) What molecule acts as the second messenger? d) Does the first messenger exist in the intracellular space or extracellular space? e) Does the second messenger exist in the intracellular space or extracellular space? f) What molecule is converted into cAMP? What enzyme catalyzes the production of cAMP? The second messenger binds to and activates what sort of protein? What does this protein do? i) Explain where signal amplification occurs in this cascade of events? j) The second messenger eventually is broken down into what molecule?

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