Posted: Sunday, September 6, 2009
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Lim P, Mitchell-Heggs L, Buakhamsri A, Thomas JD, Grimm RA.Impact of left ventricular size on tissue Doppler and longitudinal strain by speckle tracking for assessing wall motion and mechanical dyssynchrony in candidates for cardiac resynchronization therapy.J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2009 Jun;22(6):695-701.(PI: J.D. Thomas)
Lin W, Xia Y, Qin YX.Characterization of the trabecular bone structure using frequency modulated ultrasound pulse.J Acoust Soc Am. 2009 Jun;125(6):4071-7.(PI: Y.X. Qin)
Strangman GE, Zhang Q, Zeffiro T.Near-infrared neuroimaging with NinPy.Front Neuroinformatics. 2009;3:12. Epub 2009 May 29.(PI: G.E. Strangman)Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.
Shuryak I, Hahnfeldt P, Hlatky L, Sachs RK, Brenner DJ.A new view of radiation-induced cancer: Integrating short- and long-term processes. Part I: Approach.Radiat Environ Biophys. 2009 Jun 18. [Epub ahead of print](PI: L. Hlatky; L. Hlatky/R.K. Sachs/NSCOR)Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.
Stirling L, Willcox K, Ferguson P, Newman D.Kinetics and kinematics for translational motions in microgravity during parabolic flight.Aviat Space Environ Med. 2009 Jun;80(6):522-31.(PI: D. Newman)Note: Parabolic flight results.
Bearman C, Paletz SB, Orasanu J.Situational pressures on aviation decision making: Goal seduction and situation aversion.Aviat Space Environ Med. 2009 Jun;80(6):556-60.
Parazynski S, Gast K, Scheuring R. U.S. Space Medicine Operations - Overview Part I.Aviat Space Environ Med. 2009 Jun;80(6):590-1.Note: This article, which is the Space Medicine Association News topic for this issue of this journal, can be accessed online without cost.
Goel N, Banks S, Mignot E, Dinges DF.PER3 polymorphism predicts cumulative sleep homeostatic but not neurobehavioral changes to chronic partial sleep deprivation.PLoS One. 2009 Jun 11;4(6):e5874.(PI: D.F. Dinges)Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.
Marrero B, Messina JL, Heller R.Generation of a tumor spheroid in a microgravity environment as a 3D model of melanoma.In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim. 2009 Jun 16. [Epub ahead of print]
Vorluni L, Volianitis S.Interaction of cardiac and muscle mechanical afferents on baroreflex control of the sinus node during dynamic exercise.Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2009 Jun 9. [Epub ahead of print]
Piazza N, Gosangi B, Devilla S, Arking R, Wessells R.Exercise-training in young Drosophila melanogaster reduces age-related decline in mobility and cardiac performance.PLoS One. 2009 Jun 11;4(6):e5886.Note: Fruit fly exercise. This article may be obtained online without charge.
Stewart JM.Chronic fatigue syndrome: Comments on deconditioning, blood volume, and resulting cardiac function.Clin Sci (Lond). 2009 Jun 18. [Epub ahead of print]Note: This article, a comment on a research paper, suggests that these findings linking diminished blood volume and chronic fatigue syndrome have an analogy in blood volume effects observed in microgravity and bed rest.
Carmeli E, Kodesh E, Nemcovsky C.Tetracycline therapy for muscle atrophy due to immobilization.J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact. 2009 Apr-Jun;9(2):81-8.Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.
Hirata H, Tatsumi H, Sokabe M.Zyxin emerges as a key player in the mechanotransduction at cell adhesive structures.Commun Integr Biol. 2008 Oct;1(2):192-5.Note: This article may be obtained online without charge via PubMed Central.
Toyota M, Furuichi T, Tatsumi H, Sokabe M.Critical consideration on the relationship between auxin transport and calcium transients in gravity perception of Arabidopsis seedlings.Plant Signal Behav. 2008 Aug;3(8):521-4.Note: This article may be obtained online without charge via PubMed Central.