- n the capability or quality of shrinking or contracting, especially by muscle fibers and even some other forms of living matter
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- Monster Beverage Corporation Responds To Paper On Energy Drinks And Heart Function
CORONA, Calif., Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Monster Beverage Corporation (MNST) today released the following statement in response to a paper presented at the Radiological Society of North America's annual meeting entitled "Caffeine and Taurine Containing Energy Drink Improves Systolic Left-ventricular Contractility in Healthy Volunteers Assessed by Strain Analysis Using Cardiac Magnetic ...
Dec. 2, 2013 - PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance
- Vladimir Veksler in EurekAlert (press release)
Taken together, the results indicate that "the existence of such mechanical signaling between mitochondria and myofibrils opens a new possibility to search for drugs capable of increasing cardiac contractility," Veksler said.