Bailey SM, Bedford JS.Studies on chromosome aberration induction: What can they tell us about DNA repair?DNA Repair (Amst). 2006 Jun 27; [Epub ahead of print](HSR&T PIs: S.M. Bailey, R. Ullrich)
Burma S, Chen BP, Chen DJ.Role of non-homologous end joining (NHEJ) in maintaining genomic integrity.DNA Repair (Amst). 2006 Jul 3; [Epub ahead of print](HSR&T PIs: S. Burma, D.J. Chen)
Hei TK.Cyclooxygenase-2 as a signaling molecule in radiation-induced bystander effect.Mol Carcinog. 2006 Jun;45(6):455-60.(HSR&T PI: E.J. Hall)
Kanas NA, Salnitskiy VP, Ritsher JB, Gushin VI, Weiss DS, Saylor SA, Kozerenko OP, Marmar CR.
Human interactions in space: ISS vs. Shuttle/Mir.Acta Astronaut. 2006 Jul-Sep;59(1-5):413-9.(HSR&T PI: N.A. Kanas)Note:
Shuttle/Mir and ISS results compared.
Purevdorj-Gage B, Sheehan KB, Hyman LE.Effects of low-shear modeled microgravity on cell function, gene expression, and phenotype in Saccharomyces cerevisiae.Appl Environ Microbiol. 2006 Jul;72(7):4569-75.(HSR&T PI: L.E. Hyman)
Sauka-Spengler T, Bronner-Fraser M.Development and evolution of the migratory neural crest: a gene regulatory perspective.Curr Opin Genet Dev. 2006 Aug;16(4):360-6. Epub 2006 Jun 21.(HSR&T PI: M. Bronner-Fraser)
Haignere C, Jonas P, Khayat P, Girot G.Bone height measurements around a dental implant after a 6-month space flight: a case report.Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2006 May-Jun;21(3):450-4.Note:
Judex S, Lei X, Han D, Rubin C.Low-magnitude mechanical signals that stimulate bone formation in the ovariectomized rat are dependent on the applied frequency but not on the strain magnitude.J Biomech. 2006 Jun 29; [Epub ahead of print]
Chopra V, Fadl AA, Sha J, Chopra S, Galindo CL, Chopra AK.Alterations in the virulence potential of enteric pathogens and bacterial-host cell interactions under simulated microgravity conditions.J Toxicol Environ Health A. 2006 Jul;69(14):1345-70.Note:
Used both high-aspect rotating vessel (HARV) and tail suspension techniques.
Liu KW, Liu ZJ, Huang L, Li LQ, Chen LJ, Tang GD.Pollination: self-fertilization strategy in an orchid.Nature. 2006 Jun 22;441(7096):945-6.Note:
The authors describe a new pollination mechanism whereby the flower turns its anther against gravity through 360 degrees in order to self-pollinate.
Monti R, ed.
Space for inspiration of humankind, selected proceedings of the 56th International Astronautical Federation Congress, Fukuoka, Japan, 17-21 October 2005.Acta Astronaut. 2006 Jul-Sep;59(1-5):1-452.Note:
This issue contains 55 papers deriving from the 56th International Astronautical Federation Congress. One paper is listed in the PI section and three papers are listed below. Citations and abstracts for all of the papers can be viewed at the publisher?s site: Acta Astronautica
Kozlovskaya IB, Sayenko IV, Vinogradova OL, Miller TF, Khusnutdinova DR, Melnik KA, Yarmanova EN.
New approaches to countermeasures of the negative effects of microgravity in long-term space flights.Acta Astronaut. 2006 Jul-Sep;59(1-5):13-9.Note:
Studied mechanostimulation of soles of the feet.
Solheim BGB, Kittang A-I, Iversen T-H, Johnsson A.
Preparatory experiments for long-term observation of Arabidopsis circumnutations in microgravity.Acta Astronaut. 2006 Jul-Sep;59(1-5):46-53.
Grigoriev AI, Kozlovskaya IB, Potapov AN.
Prospective areas for development of biomedical technologies for a piloted Martian mission.Acta Astronaut. 2006 Jul-Sep;59(1-5):119-23.