NASA Spaceline 14 March 2008 Current Space Life Science Awareness
Posted: Wednesday, April 2, 2008
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Wang H, Wang X, Zhang P, Wang Y.The Ku-dependent non-homologous end-joining but not other repair pathway is inhibited by high linear energy transfer ionizing radiation.DNA Repair (Amst). 2008 Mar 4; [Epub ahead of print](PI: Y. Wang)
Kovalchuk O, Baulch JE.Epigenetic changes and nontargeted radiation effects—Is there a link?Environ Mol Mutagen. 2008 Jan;49(1):16-25.(PI: J.E. Baulch)
Allen CA, Niesel DW, Torres AG.The effects of low-shear stress on Adherent-invasive Escherichia coli.Environ Microbiol. 2008 Feb 26; [Epub ahead of print](PIs: C.A. Allen, NASA Graduate Student Researcher Program; D.W. Niesel)
Taylor K, Kimbrell DA.Host immune response and differential survival of the sexes in Drosophila.Fly. 2007 Jul-Aug;1(4):197-204.(PI: D. Kimbrell)Note: Fly is a new journal devoted to Drosophila research. There are also two papers from this journal in the Other section of the list.
Bruusgaard JC, Gundersen K.In vivo time-lapse microscopy reveals no loss of murine myonuclei during weeks of muscle atrophy.J Clin Invest. 2008 Mar 3; [Epub ahead of print]Note:
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Kim JH, Kwak HB, Leeuwenburgh C, Lawler JM.Lifelong exercise and mild (8%) caloric restriction attenuate age-induced alterations in plantaris muscle morphology, oxidative stress and IGF-1 in the Fischer-344 rat.Exp Gerontol. 2008 Apr;43(4):317-29.
Tsiamis CB, Kakuris KK, Deogenov VA, Yerullis KB.Potassium loss with tissue potassium deficiency in rats during hypokinesia.Arch Med Res. 2008 Apr;39(3):292-8. Epub 2007 Dec 26.Note:
Hypokinesia consisted of keeping the rats in small cages with restricted movement.
Jaeger R, Kondrachuk AV, Haslwanter T.The distribution of otolith polarization vectors in mammals: Comparison between model predictions and single cell recordings.Hear Res. 2008 Jan 20; [Epub ahead of print]
Lu LL, Wu B, Huang WF, Gu ZM, Wang YL, Liu XH, Tang Y, Mo Y.[Cardiovascular responses to lower body negative pressure (LBNP) in healthy females of different physical fitness]Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2007 Dec;20(6):398-401. Chinese.Note:
Titles, authors, and references for the individual papers from this journal are available in English at the links given here. English abstracts are not available. Journal main site.