Posted: Friday, October 23, 2009
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Vernikos J, Schneider VS. Space, gravity and the physiology of aging: Parallel or convergent disciplines? A mini-review. Gerontology. 2009 Oct 23. [Epub ahead of print] Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.
Hargens AR, Richardson S. Cardiovascular adaptations, fluid shifts, and countermeasures related to space flight. Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 2009 Oct;169(Suppl 1):S30-3. (PI: A.R. Hargens) Note: See the first citation in the next section for information about this special issue.
Convertino VA. Status of cardiovascular issues related to space flight: Implications for future research directions Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 2009 Oct;169(Suppl 1):S34-7. (PI: V.A. Convertino)
Kennedy AR. Factors that modify radiation-induced carcinogenesis. Health Phys. 2009 Nov;97(5):433-45. (PI: A.R. Kennedy) Note: This paper and the next two papers are part of a group of papers in this issue deriving from the 44th Annual Meeting of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. The topic of the meeting was "Low Dose and Low Dose-Rate Radiation Effects and Models."
Barcellos-Hoff MH, Nguyen DH. Radiation carcinogenesis in context: How do irradiated tissues become tumors? Health Phys. 2009 Nov;97(5):446-57. (PI: M.H. Barcellos-Hoff/NSCOR)
Norsk P. Foreword: Cardiovascular research in space. Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 2009 Oct;169(Suppl 1):S2-3. Note: The following 16 papers and 2 papers in the NASA section are in a supplement entitled "Cardio-Respiratory Physiology in Space." These short papers derive from the international workshop "Cardiovascular Research in Space," held at the International Space University in Strasbourg, France in October 2008. This workshop was one of a series of symposia initiated by the International Space Life Sciences Working Group (ISLSWG) and whose results have been published in various journals.
Hoffmann U. Results from recent spaceflight experiments (1). Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 2009 Oct;169(Suppl 1):S4-5.
Caiani EG, Weinert L, Lang RM, Vaida P. The role of echocardiography in the assessment of cardiac function in weightlessness--Our experience during parabolic flights. Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 2009 Oct;169(Suppl 1):S6-9. Note: Parabolic flight results.
Marin PJ, Bunker D, Rhea MR, Ayllon FN. Neuromuscular activity during whole-body vibration of different amplitudes and footwear conditions: Implications for prescription of vibratory stimulation. J Strength Cond Res. 2009 Oct 12. [Epub ahead of print]
Frith JE, Thomson B, Genever P. Dynamic three-dimensional culture methods enhance mesenchymal stem cell properties and increase therapeutic potential. Tissue Eng Part C Methods. 2009 Oct 7. [Epub ahead of print]
Martin AL, Brown RE. The lonely mouse: Verification of a separation-induced model of depression in female mice. Behav Brain Res. 2009 Oct 9. [Epub ahead of print] Note: Mouse researchers, take note?