NASA Spaceline Current Awareness December 11, 2009
Posted: Friday, December 11, 2009
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Jordan JA, Verhoff AM, Morgan JE, Fischer DG. Assessing the in vitro toxicity of the lunar dust environment using respiratory cells exposed to Al(2)O(3) or SiO(2) fine dust particles. In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim. 2009 Dec;45(10):602-13. Epub 2009 Aug 18.
Zhang Y, Rohde LH, Wu H. Involvement of nucleotide excision and mismatch repair mechanisms in double strand break repair. Curr Genomics. 2009 Jun;10(4):250-8. (PI: H. Wu) Note: This article may be obtained online without charge via PubMed Central.
Perez-Nunez D, Braby LA. Effect of wall thickness on measurement of dose for high energy neutrons. Health Phys. 2010 Jan;98(1):37-41. (PI: L.A. Braby)
Vaughan MB, Ramirez RD, Andrews CM, Wright WE, Shay JW. H-ras expression in immortalized keratinocytes produces an invasive epithelium in cultured skin equivalents. PLoS One. 2009 Nov 19;4(11):e7908. (PIs: J.W. Shay; J.D. Minna/W.E. Wright/J.W. Shay/NSCOR) Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.
Ozerdem U. A simple nonmydriatic self-retinal imaging procedure using a Kowa Genesis-D hand-held digital fundus camera. Ophthalmic Res. 2009;42(3):125-7. Epub 2009 Jul 1. Note: The authors describe a technique that may be useful for studying microgravity-induced vascular changes in the central nervous system. This article may be obtained online without charge via PubMed Central.
Rowe WJ. Extraordinary hypertension after a lunar mission. Am J Med. 2009 Nov;122(11):e1. Note: This letter to the editor describes very high hypertension and other cardiovascular effects experienced by an Apollo 15 astronaut and the implications of these effects.
Rauch F. Neuro-musculoskeletal interactions in bed rest, hibernation and stroke. J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact. 2009 Oct-Dec;9(4):184-5. Note: This editorial comment may be obtained online without charge.
Lee BJ, Cox GA, Maddatu TP, Judex S, Rubin CT. Devastation of bone tissue in the appendicular skeleton parallels the progression of neuromuscular disease. J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact. 2009 Oct-Dec;9(4):215-24. Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.
You JS, Park MN, Lee YS. Dietary fish oil inhibits the early stage of recovery of atrophied soleus muscle in rats via Akt-p70s6k signaling and PGF2(alpha). J Nutr Biochem. 2009 Dec 1. [Epub ahead of print]
Bator T, Pado R. The influence of hypergravity on the Paramecium bursaria-Chlorella sp. symbiotic association. Z Naturforsch C. 2009 Sep-Oct;64(9-10):743-6.
Shevchenko GV. Interaction of microtubules and microfilaments in the zone of distal elongation of Arabidopsis thaliana roots. Cytol Genet. 2009 Aug;43(4):223-9. Note: This paper is a translation in English of the Ukrainian or Russian original published in Tsitologiya i Genetika 2009 Jul-Aug;43(4):3-11.
Barer AS. [Visual and auditory analyzers of human under the conditions of acceleration: Comparative analysis of the genesis of disturbances] Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2009 Jul-Aug;43(4):3-12. Russian.
Shenkman BS, Nemirovskaya TL. [Role of calcium-dependent mechanisms in the development of atrophy in postural muscle deprived of gravitational loading] Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2009 Jul-Aug;43(4):12-20. Russian.
Bogatova RI, Bogomolov VV, Kutina IV. [Trends in the acoustic environment at the International Space Station in the period of time of the ISS missions from one to fifteen] Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2009 Jul-Aug;43(4):26-30. Russian. Note: ISS results.
Afonin BV, Goncharova NP. [Secretory activity of the stomach during modeling of increased filling of abdominal veins] Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2009 Jul-Aug;43(4):39-42. Russian. Note: Used head-down tilt.
Krasnov IB, Krasnikov GV. [Purkinje's cells in the vestibular and proprioceptive segments of rat's cerebellum following 14-day space flight] Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2009 Jul-Aug;43(4):43-7. Russian. Note: STS-58 (SLS-2) results.