NASA Spaceline 7 March 2008 Current Space Life Science Awareness
Posted: Wednesday, March 26, 2008
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Peterson JB, Prisk GK, Darquenne C.
Aerosol deposition in the human lung periphery is increased by reduced-density gas breathing.
J Aerosol Med. 2008 Feb 25; [Epub ahead of print]
(PI: G.K. Prisk)
Jin JP, Zhang Z, Bautista JA.
Isoform diversity, regulation, and functional adaptation of troponin and calponin.
Crit Rev Eukaryot Gene Expr. 2008;18(2):93-124.
(PI: J.P. Jin)
Little T, Butler BD.
Pharmacological intervention to the inflammatory response from decompression sickness in rats.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 2008 Feb;79(2):87-93.
(PI: B.D. Butler)
Stowe RP, Yetman DL, Storm WF, Sams CF, Pierson DL.
Neuroendocrine and immune responses to 16-day bed rest with realistic launch and landing G profiles.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 2008 Feb;79(2):117-22.
(PI: R.P. Stowe)
Gridley DS, Coutrakon GB, Rizvi A, Bayeta EJ, Luo-Owen X, Makinde AY, Baqai F, Koss P, Slater JM, Pecaut MJ.
Low-dose photons modify liver response to simulated solar particle event protons.
Radiat Res. 2008 Mar;169(3):280-7.
Elmore E, Lao XY, Kapadia R, Giedzinski E, Limoli C, Redpath JL.
Low doses of very low-dose-rate low-LET radiation suppress radiation-induced neoplastic transformation in vitro and induce an adaptive response.
Radiat Res. 2008 Mar;169(3):311-8.
(PI: J.L. Redpath)
Ronca AE, Fritzsch B, Bruce LL, Alberts JR.
Orbital spaceflight during pregnancy shapes function of mammalian vestibular system.
Behav Neurosci. 2008 Feb;122(1):224-32.
(PIs: A.E. Ronca, B. Fritzsch, J.R. Alberts)
STS-66 and STS-70 results.
Other papers of interest:
Ryan KL, Cooke WH, Rickards CA, Lurie KG, Convertino VA.
Breathing through an inspiratory threshold device improves stroke volume during central hypovolemia in humans.
J Appl Physiol. 2008 Feb 28; [Epub ahead of print]
Pišot R, Narici MV, Simunic B, De Boer M, Seynnes O, Jurdana M, Biolo G, Mekjavic IB.
Whole muscle contractile parameters and thickness loss during 35-day bed rest.
Eur J Appl Physiol. 2008 Feb 23; [Epub ahead of print]
This bedrest study took place in Slovenia.
Pollok R, Heneghan P, Riches PE.
Under-arm partial body weight unloading causes spinal elongation and vibration attenuation during treadmill walking.
Gait Posture. 2008 Feb 25; [Epub ahead of print]
Takeda S, Karsenty G.
Molecular bases of the sympathetic regulation of bone mass.
Bone. 2008 Jan 26; [Epub ahead of print]
Nauli SM, Kawanabe Y, Kaminski JJ, Pearce WJ, Ingber DE, Zhou J.
Endothelial cilia are fluid shear sensors that regulate calcium signaling and nitric oxide production through polycystin-1.
Circulation. 2008 Mar 4;117(9):1161-71. Epub 2008 Feb 19.
This paper was discussed in an editorial entitled: "Deciphering the endothelial shear stress sensor."
Intrinsic radiation sensitivity: Cellular signaling is the key.
Radiat Res. 2008 Mar;169(3):249-58.
Duan X, Zhang H, Liu B, Li XD, Gao QX, Wu ZH.
Apoptosis of murine melanoma cells induced by heavy-ion radiation combined with Tp53 gene transfer.
Int J Radiat Biol. 2008 Mar;84(3):211-7.
Moyers MF, Benton ER, Ghebremedhin A, Coutrakon G.
Leakage and scatter radiation from a double scattering based proton beamline.
Med Phys. 2008 Jan;35(1):128-44.
Gao Y, Goswami N, Grasser E, Rössler A, Stöger E, Schwaberger G, Hinghofer-Szalkay HG.
Radix astragali and orthostatic response: A double-masked crossover study.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 2008 Feb;79(2):94-8.
Gresty MA, Golding JF, Le H, Nightingale K.
Cognitive impairment by spatial disorientation.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 2008 Feb;79(2):105-11.
Schubert MC, Migliaccio AA, Clendaniel RA, Allak A, Carey JP.
Mechanism of dynamic visual acuity recovery with vestibular rehabilitation.
Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2008 Mar;89(3):500-7.
Kaneko T, Sasaki S, Umemoto Y, Kojima Y, Ikeuchi T, Kohri K.
Simulated conditions of microgravity increases progesterone production in I-10 cells of Leydig tumor cell line.
Int J Urol. 2008 Mar;15(3):245-50.
Zhang Y, Zhu Y, Peng Y, Yan D, Li Q, Wang J, Wang L, He Z.
Gibberellin homeostasis and plant height control by EUI and a role for gibberellin in root gravity responses in rice.
Cell Res. 2008 Mar;18(3):412-21.
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