NASA Spaceline 23 March 2007 Current Space Life Science Awareness
Posted: Sunday, April 15, 2007
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Xia Y, Lin W, Qin YX.Bone surface topology mapping and its role in trabecular bone quality assessment using scanning confocal ultrasound.Osteoporos Int. 2007 Mar 15; [Epub ahead of print](HSR&T PI: Y.-X. Qin)
Islam SK, Vijayaraghavan R, Zhang M, Ripp S, Caylor SD, Weathers B, Moser S, Terry S, Blalock BJ, Sayler GS.
Integrated circuit biosensors using living whole-cell bioreporters.IEEE Trans Circuits Syst. 1, Fund Theory Applic. 2007 Jan;54(1):89-98.(HSR&T PI: G.S. Sayler)
Kiss JZ.Where's the water? Hydrotropism in plants.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Mar 13;104(11):4247-8. Epub 2007 Mar 12.(HSR&T PI: J.Z. Kiss)Note:
This article comments on the last paper in the ?Other papers of interest? section and it discusses the relationship between hydrotropism and gravitropism.
Voit DC, Santos MR, Singh RP.Development of a multipurpose fruit and vegetable processor for a manned mission to Mars.J Food Eng. 2006 Nov;77(2):230-8.(HSR&T PI: R.P. Singh)
Xue JH, Zhang LF, Ma J, Xie MJ.Differential regulation of CaL in cerebral and mesenteric arteries after 3- and 28-d simulated microgravity in rats and its intervention by 1 h/d standing.Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2007 Mar 9; [Epub ahead of print]
Galvin I, Drummond GB, Nirmalan M.Distribution of blood flow and ventilation in the lung: Gravity is not the only factor.Br J Anaesth. 2007 Apr;98(4):420-8. Epub 2007 Mar 8.Note:
SLS-1 and parabolic flight results are briefly reviewed as part of the analysis.