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Taurine is an organic acid. It is also a major constituent of bile and can be found in the lower intestine and in small amounts in the tissues of many animals, including humans. Taurine is a derivative of the sulfur-containing (sulfhydryl) amino acid, cysteine. Taurine is one of the few known naturally occurring sulfonic acids.
Adding energy drinks to alcohol may exacerbate negative effects of binge drinking

Adding energy drinks to alcohol may exacerbate negative effects of binge drinking

Taurine deficiency in sperm linked to male infertility

Taurine deficiency in sperm linked to male infertility

Certain nutrients found in food may help reduce symptoms of psychotic illness

Certain nutrients found in food may help reduce symptoms of psychotic illness

Researchers determine cause of difficult-to-control mitochondrial diseases

Researchers determine cause of difficult-to-control mitochondrial diseases

Taurine could boost effectiveness of existing multiple sclerosis therapies

Taurine could boost effectiveness of existing multiple sclerosis therapies

Energy drink consumption linked to negative health consequences

Energy drink consumption linked to negative health consequences

EPFL researchers identify social rank as determining factor for vulnerability to stress

EPFL researchers identify social rank as determining factor for vulnerability to stress

OIST researchers create taurine-modified photosensitizer for brain cancer therapy

OIST researchers create taurine-modified photosensitizer for brain cancer therapy

Energy drinks linked to risk of cardiac events in young people with familial long QT syndrome

Energy drinks linked to risk of cardiac events in young people with familial long QT syndrome

New report reveals high levels of caffeine in energy drinks could lead to cardiac complications

New report reveals high levels of caffeine in energy drinks could lead to cardiac complications

New report urges policy makers to act against excessive energy drinks consumption by children, teenagers

New report urges policy makers to act against excessive energy drinks consumption by children, teenagers

Newborn screen for Niemann-Pick disease type C ready for piloting

Newborn screen for Niemann-Pick disease type C ready for piloting

Researchers reveal how bile component taurine attracts Vibrio cholera

Researchers reveal how bile component taurine attracts Vibrio cholera

Drinking one 16-ounce energy drink may increase risk of cardiovascular events in young adults

Drinking one 16-ounce energy drink may increase risk of cardiovascular events in young adults

Energy drink consumption linked with serious cardiovascular events

Energy drink consumption linked with serious cardiovascular events

European scientists develop, test drug that could reduce harmful side-effects of 'binge drinking'

European scientists develop, test drug that could reduce harmful side-effects of 'binge drinking'

Energy drinks increase frequency of insomnia, nervousness in athletes

Energy drinks increase frequency of insomnia, nervousness in athletes

Study suggests that energy drinks can cause heart problems

Study suggests that energy drinks can cause heart problems

Encapsula releases 2 new liposome based products

Encapsula releases 2 new liposome based products

New evidence indicates another risk factor for young adults consuming energy drinks

New evidence indicates another risk factor for young adults consuming energy drinks