Heilbronn L, De Angelis G, eds.
Space Life Sciences: Flight measurements, calibration of detectors and environmental models for radiation analysis.Adv Space Res. 2006;37(9):1653-830.Note:
The five papers from this issue that are listed below and the four papers listed in the 'Other papers of interest' section derive from the 35th COSPAR meeting in Paris. Several papers not listed here reported dosimetry results from space flight. The abstracts of all 26 papers can be accessed at the publisher's site: Advances in Space Research
Wilson JW, Cucinotta FA, Golightly MJ, Nealy JE, Qualls GD, Badavi FF, De Angelis G, Anderson BM, Clowdsley MS, Luetke N, Zapp N, Shavers MR, Semones E, Hunter A.
International Space Station: A testbed for experimental and computational dosimetry.Adv Space Res. 2006;37(9):1656-63.(HSR&T PIs: J.W. Wilson, F.A. Cucinotta)
Kim MY, Wilson JW, Cucinotta FA.
A solar cycle statistical model for the projection of space radiation environment.Adv Space Res. 2006;37(9):1741-8.(HSR&T PIs: J.W. Wilson, F.A. Cucinotta)
Tripathi RK, Wilson JW, Badavi FF, De Angelis G.
A characterization of the Moon radiation environment for radiation analysis.Adv Space Res. 2006;37(9):1749-58.(HSR&T PI: J.W. Wilson)
Ballarini F, Battistoni G, Cerutti F, FassÚ A, Ferrari A, Gadioli E, Garzelli MV, Mairani A, Ottolenghi A, Paretzke HG, Parini V, Pelliccioni M, Pinsky L, Sala PR, Scannicchio D, Trovati S, Zankl M.
GCR and SPE organ doses in deep space with different shielding: Monte Carlo simulations based on the FLUKA code coupled to anthropomorphic phantoms.Adv Space Res. 2006;37(9):1791-7.(HSR&T PI: L.W. Townsend)
Kim M-HY, George KA, Cucinotta FA.
Evaluation of skin cancer risk for lunar and Mars missions.Adv Space Res. 2006;37(9):1798-803.(HSR&T PI: F.A. Cucinotta)
Morrow MA.Clinorotation differentially inhibits T-lymphocyte transcription factor activation.In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim. 2006 May-Jun;42(5):153-8.(HSR&T PI: M.A. Morrow)
Koh WG, Pishko MV.Fabrication of cell-containing hydrogel microstructures inside microfluidic devices that can be used as cell-based biosensors.Anal Bioanal Chem. 2006 Jul 18; [Epub ahead of print](HSR&T PI: M.V. Pishko)
Liu Y, Guo Y, Valles JM Jr, Tang JX.Microtubule bundling and nested buckling drive stripe formation in polymerizing tubulin solutions.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006 Jul 11;103(28):10654-9. Epub 2006 Jul 3.(HSR&T PI: J.X. Tang)
Tribukait A, Eiken O.Roll-tilt perception during gondola centrifugation: Influence of steady-state acceleration (G) level.Aviat Space Environ Med. 2006 Jul;77(7):695-703.
Caruso JF, Herron JC, Capps LB, Coday MA, Ramsey CA, Drummond JL.Blood lactate responses to leg presses performed against inertial resistance.Aviat Space Environ Med. 2006 Jul;77(7):707-12.Note:
This paper, like another recent paper by some of these authors (PMID 16313137), mentions the applicability of this research to the flywheel exercise device said to be scheduled for use on ISS.
Sarzi-Puttini P, Atzeni F, Diana A, Doria A, Furlan R.Increased neural sympathetic activation in fibromyalgia syndrome.Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2006 Jun;1069:109-17.Note:
This review incorporates results of a previous paper (PMID 16142879) suggesting that alterations in cardiovascular autonomic responses to gravitational stimuli may play a role in fibromyalgia.
Moody M, Ross AT.Rhinoplasty in the aging patient.Facial Plast Surg. 2006 May;22(2):112-9.Note:
From abstract: 'The effects of age on the skin, ligaments, and cartilage of the nose conspire with the relentless pull of gravity...'