NASA Spaceline 3 October 2008 Current Space Life Science Awareness
Posted: Thursday, November 6, 2008
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Viguier M, Dupui P, Montoya R.Posture analysis on young women before and after 60 days of -6 degrees head down bed rest (Wise 2005).Gait Posture. 2008 Sep 22. [Epub ahead of print]
Luden N, Minchev K, Hayes E, Louis ES, Trappe TA, Trappe S.Human vastus lateralis and soleus muscles display divergent cellular contractile properties.Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2008 Sep 24. [Epub ahead of print](PI: S. Trappe)Note:
This research includes pre-bedrest data acquired from the WISE 2005 study.
Shao G, Balajee AS, Hei TK, Zhao Y.p16INK4a downregulation is involved in immortalization of primary human prostate epithelial cells induced by telomerase.Mol Carcinog. 2008 Oct;47(10):775-83.(PI: Y. Zhao)
Fu Q, Wu C, Shen Y, Zheng S, Chen R.Effect of LIMK2 RNAi on reorganization of the actin cytoskeleton in osteoblasts induced by fluid shear stress.J Biomech. 2008 Sep 19. [Epub ahead of print]
Terzoudi GI, Singh SK, Pantelias GE, Iliakis G.Premature chromosome condensation reveals DNA-PK independent pathways of chromosome break repair.Int J Oncol. 2008 Oct;33(4):871-9.Note:
This article may be obtained online without charge.
Abe C, Tanaka K, Awazu C, Morita H.The vestibular system is integral in regulating plastic alterations in the pressor response to free drop mediated by the nonvestibular system.Neurosci Lett. 2008 Sep 11. [Epub ahead of print]Note:
Microgravity induced by free drop was used in this experiment.
Viola AU, James LM, Schlangen LJ, Dijk DJ.Blue-enriched white light in the workplace improves self-reported alertness, performance and sleep quality.Scand J Work Environ Health. 2008 Aug;34(4):297-306. Epub 2008 Sep 22.
Liu HZ, Wang Q, Liu XY, Tan SS.Effects of spaceflight on polysaccharides of Saccharomyces cerevisiae cell wall.Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2008 Sep 17. [Epub ahead of print]Note:
Chinese satellite results.
Barer AS.[Medical aspect of cosmonauts' safety during emergency landing. Respicere et prospicere]Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2008 Mar-Apr;42(2):3-20. Russian.
Fomina GA, Kotovskaya AR.[Hemodynamic shifts in humans under the conditions of prolonged microgravity and the role of hypovolemia]Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2008 Mar-Apr;42(2):21-5. Russian.Note:
Salyut and Mir results.
Shashkov VS, Karsanova SK, Yasnetsov VV.[Protective action of radioprotectors and shielding against high-energy protons in experiments with rats]Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2008 Mar-Apr;42(2):58-61. Russian.
Lobachik VI, Gordeev YuV, Krotov VP.[Evaluation of effectiveness of short-term orthostatic positioning of head-down tilted primates on the liquid body sectors]Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2008 Mar-Apr;42(2):65-7. Russian.