inotropy

Finding odor and taste receptors everywhere

Bitter taste receptor agonists elicit G-protein-dependent negative inotropy in the murine heart was published in October 2014 and reported in May 2015 as: Researchers find bitter taste receptors on human hearts Excerpt: “While the underlying physiology behind this phenomenon remains unclear, this is now a major area of ongoing investigation.” For a historical perspective on Finding odor and taste receptors everywhere