Wang KX, Shi Y, Denhardt DT.Osteopontin regulates hindlimb-unloading-induced lymphoid organ atrophy and weight loss by modulating corticosteroid production.Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 Sep 4; [Epub ahead of print](PI: Y. Shi)Note:
This research is described in an NSBRI news release.
Hada M, Cucinotta FA, Gonda SR, Wu H.mBAND analysis of chromosomal aberrations in human epithelial cells exposed to low- and high-LET radiation.Radiat Res. 2007 Jul;168(1):98-105.(PIs: F.A. Cucinotta, H. Wu)
Romero SA, Cooke WH.Hyperventilation before resistance exercise: Cerebral hemodynamics and orthostasis.Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2007 Aug;39(8):1302-7.
Greenwood J, Morrissey MC, Rutherford OM, Narici MV.Comparison of conventional resistance training and the fly-wheel ergometer for training the quadriceps muscle group in patients with unilateral knee injury.Eur J Appl Physiol. 2007 Aug 24; [Epub ahead of print]
Kuschyk J, Haghi D, Borggrefe M, Wolpert C, Brade J.Cardiovascular response to a modern roller coaster ride.JAMA. 2007 Aug 15;298(7):739-41.Note:
Asymptomatic sinus arrhythmias were recorded in 44 per cent of the study participants up to 5 minutes after the ride.
Kataoka Y, Murley JS, Baker KL, Grdina DJ.Relationship between phosphorylated histone H2AX formation and cell survival in human microvascular endothelial cells (HMEC) as a function of ionizing radiation exposure in the presence or absence of thiol-containing drugs.Radiat Res. 2007 Jul;168(1):106-14.Note:
This paper can be obtained online without charge via PubMed Central.
Hoshino T, Miyamoto K, Ueda J.Gravity-controlled asymmetrical transport of auxin regulates a gravitropic response in the early growth stage of etiolated pea (Pisum sativum) epicotyls: Studies using simulated microgravity conditions on a three-dimensional clinostat and using an agravitropic mutant, ageotropum.J Plant Res. 2007 Sep;120(5):619-28. Epub 2007 Aug 22.
Normile D, Bagla P.Space exploration. Asian powers shoot for the moon with orbiting research missions.Science. 2007 Aug 31;317(5842):1163.Note:
Article discusses lunar mission plans of China, India, and Japan.