Published in Biotech Business Week, January 26th, 2004
"Whether the cross-sectional area (CSA) and mechanical properties of the human Achilles tendon change in response to habitual exercise remains largely unexplored," scientists writing in the Journal of Applied Physiology report.
"The present study evaluated the CSA and contraction-induced displacement of the aponeurosis-tendon complex of the triceps surae in 11 untrained subjects before (tests 1 and 2) and after (test 3) approximately 9 months of regular running (approximately 78 training...
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