• relaxation
  • At the cellular level diastole can be considered as beginning when ATP hydrolyses and actin-myosin crossbridges become unlinked allowing for sarcomeric relaxation. (bmj.com)
  • The processes that impair diastole at the cellular level also alter active mechanical relaxation and subsequent filling. (bmj.com)
  • Greek
  • lower separation [mark]"), also known as a diastole, was an interpunct developed in late classical and Byzantine Greek texts before the separation of words by spaces was commonplace. (wikipedia.org)
  • relaxes
  • 4,5 Titin is a huge elastic protein that extends across each half-sarcomere and is stretched in diastole when the sarcomere relaxes. (ahajournals.org)