NASA Spaceline 10 October 2008 Current Space Life Science Awareness
Posted: Wednesday, November 19, 2008
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Li Y, Dash RK, Kim J, Saidel GM, Cabrera ME.Role of NADH/NAD+ transport activity and glycogen store on skeletal muscle energy metabolism during exercise - in silico studies.Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2008 Oct 1. [Epub ahead of print](PI: M.E. Cabrera)
Mehta R, Chowdhury P, Ali N.Scanning electron microscope studies of bone samples: Influence of simulated microgravity.Nucl Instrum Methods Phys Res B. 2007 Aug;261(1-2):908-12.
Shah JN, Shao G, Hei TK, Zhao Y.Methylation screening of the TGFBI promoter in human lung and prostate cancer by methylation-specific PCR.BMC Cancer. 2008 Oct 3;8:284. [Epub ahead of print](PI: Y. Zhao)Note:
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Salmi ML, Roux SJ.Gene expression changes induced by space flight in single-cells of the fern Ceratopteris richardii.Planta. 2008 Sep 20. [Epub ahead of print](PI: S.J. Roux)Note:
Hejnol A, Martindale MQ.Acoel development indicates the independent evolution of the bilaterian mouth and anus.Nature. 2008 Sep 17. [Epub ahead of print](PI: M.Q. Martindale)
Clement G, Bukley A.Mach's square-or-diamond phenomenon in microgravity during parabolic flight.Neurosci Lett. 2008 Oct 7. [Epub ahead of print]Note:
Parabolic flight results.
Wright WG, Schneider E, Glasauer S.Compensatory manual motor responses while object wielding during combined linear visual and physical roll tilt stimulation.Exp Brain Res. 2008 Oct 2. [Epub ahead of print]
Cao XW.[Progress in the research of Sertoli cell cytoskeleton of the testis]Zhonghua Nan Ke Xue. 2008 Aug;14(8):675-9. Chinese.
Ohyabu Y, Tanaka J, Ikada Y, Uemura T.Cartilage tissue regeneration from bone marrow cells by RWV bioreactor using collagen sponge scaffold.Mater Sci Eng C. 2008 Sep 30. [Epub ahead of print]
Williams KJ.Molecular processes that handle - and mishandle - dietary lipids.J Clin Invest. 2008 Oct;118(10):3247-59.Note:
This is a detailed but clear review of this topic, with good graphics. It may be of particular interest to the lipid-challenged. This article may be obtained online without charge.