NASA Spaceline Current Awareness December 18, 2009
Posted: Friday, December 11, 2009
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Sorensen MD, Teichman JM, Bailey MR. Proof of principle in vitro study of a prototype ultrasound technology to size stone fragments during ureteroscopy. J Endourol. 2009 Jul;23(7):1161-4. (PI: L.A. Crum/M.R. Bailey)
Kim MH, Hayat MJ, Feiveson AH, Cucinotta FA. Using high-energy proton fluence to improve risk prediction for consequences of solar particle events. Adv Space Res. 2009 Dec 15;44(12):1428-32. (PI: F.A. Cucinotta) Note: This paper and the following paper plus 9 papers in the Other section of the list are from a "Life Sciences in Space" issue of this journal. The Table of Contents may be viewed at the publisher's site.
Mackenzie SJ, Rannelli LA, Yurchevich JJ. Neuromuscular adaptations following antagonist resisted training. J Strength Cond Res. 2009 Dec 1. [Epub ahead of print] Note: The authors recommend this type of training for use in microgravity.
Dachev TP. Characterization of the near Earth radiation environment by Liulin type spectrometers. Adv Space Res. 2009 Dec 15;44(12):1441-9. Note: Results of various ground and flight measurements, including ISS.
Smirnova OA. Blood and small intestine cell kinetics under radiation exposures: Mathematical modeling. Adv Space Res. 2009 Dec 15;44(12):1457-69.
Jeggo P, Lavin MF. Cellular radiosensitivity: How much better do we understand it? Int J Radiat Biol. 2009 Dec;85(12):1061-81. Note: This paper, which includes timelines and nice graphics to explain the topic, may be obtained online without charge.
Korcyl M, Waligorski MP. Track structure effects in a study of cell killing in normal human skin fibroblasts. Int J Radiat Biol. 2009 Dec;85(12):1101-13.