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NASA Spaceline 9 November 2007 Current Space Life Science Awareness
Posted: Tuesday, November 27, 2007
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Mittra E, Rubin C, Gruber B, Qin YX.Evaluation of trabecular mechanical and microstructural properties in human calcaneal bone of advanced age using mechanical testing, muCT, and DXA.J Biomech. 2007 Oct 20; [Epub ahead of print](PI: Y.X. Qin)
Lakin WD, Stevens SA, Penar PL.Modeling intracranial pressures in microgravity: The influence of the blood-brain barrier.Aviat Space Environ Med. 2007 Oct;78(10):932-6.
Firstenberg MS, Greenberg NL, Garcia MJ, Thomas JD.Relationship between ventricular contractility and early diastolic intraventricular pressure gradients: A diastolic link to systolic function.J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2007 Oct 8; [Epub ahead of print](PI: J.D. Thomas)
Space medicine at Wyle Laboratories.Aviat Space Environ Med. 2007 Oct;78(10):1009-10.Note:
This article is an overview of Wyle Laboratories' support to NASA Johnson Space Center in space medicine for the Shuttle, ISS, Constellation, and Human Research programs.
Adams WJ.Frames of reference for the light-from-above prior in visual search and shape judgements.Cognition. 2007 Oct 18; [Epub ahead of print]
Paul R, Heil P, Spatz JP, Schwarz US.Propagation of mechanical stress through the actin cytoskeleton towards focal adhesions: Model and experiment.Biophys J. 2007 Oct 12; [Epub ahead of print]Note:
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