Powell JM, Sonnenfeld G.The effects of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) on in vitro spleen cell proliferation and cytokine production.J Interferon Cytokine Res. 2006 Jan;26(1):34-9.(HSR&T PI: G. Sonnenfeld)
McCauley DW, Bronner-Fraser M.Importance of SoxE in neural crest development and the evolution of the pharynx.Nature. 2006 Jun 8;441(7094):750-2.(HSR&T PI: M. Bronner-Fraser)
Schubert M, Holland ND, Laudet V, Holland LZ.A retinoic acid-Hox hierarchy controls both anterior/posterior patterning and neuronal specification in the developing central nervous system of the cephalochordate amphioxus.Dev Biol. 2006 Apr 30; [Epub ahead of print](HSR&T PI: M. Bronner-Fraser/L.Z. Holland)
Other papers of interest:
Wilson TE, Cui J, Zhang R, Crandall CG.Heat stress reduces cerebral blood velocity and markedly impairs orthostatic tolerance in humans.Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2006 Jun 8; [Epub ahead of print]
De-Doncker L, Kasri M, Falempin M.Soleus motoneuron excitability after rat hindlimb unloading using histology and a new electrophysiological approach to record a neurographic analogue of the H-reflex.Exp Neurol. 2006 Jun 5; [Epub ahead of print]
Anderson JE.The satellite cell as a companion in skeletal muscle plasticity: currency, conveyance, clue, connector and colander.J Exp Biol. 2006 Jun 15;209(Pt 12):2276-92.Note:
This paper can be obtained online without charge.
Rourke BC, Cotton CJ, Harlow HJ, Caiozzo VJ.Maintenance of slow type I myosin protein and mRNA expression in overwintering prairie dogs (Cynomys leucurus and ludovicianus) and black bears (Ursus americanus).J Comp Physiol [B]. 2006 Jun 7; [Epub ahead of print]
Fuss JO, Cooper PK.DNA repair: dynamic defenders against cancer and aging.PLoS Biol. 2006 Jun;4(6):e203. Epub 2006 Jun 13.Note:
From paper: "You probably weren't thinking about your body's DNA repair systems the last time you sat on the beach in the bright sunshine. Fortunately, however, while you were subjecting your DNA to the harmful effects of ultraviolet (UV) light, your cells were busy repairing the damage." This paper, a review of DNA repair mechanisms, can be obtained online without charge.
Roberts JE, Kukielczak BM, Chignell CF, Sik BH, Hu DN, Principato MA.Simulated microgravity induced damage in human retinal pigment epithelial cells.Mol Vis. 2006 May 30;12:633-8.Note:
Used rotating wall vessel bioreactor. From abstract: "This system thus constitutes a new model system for the study of inflammation in the retina" This paper can be obtained online without charge.
Rivera CM, Battistelli A, Moscatello S, Proietti S, Rouphael Y, Cardarelli M, Colla G.
Influence of simulated microgravity on growth, yield, and quality of leafy vegetables: lettuce and rocket.Eur J Hortic Sci. 2006 Jan;71(1):45-51.Note:
Used a closed hydroponic system (Porous Tube Plant Nutrient Delivery System) combined with a horizontal uniaxial clinostat.