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NASA Spaceline Current Awareness September 3, 2010

Status Report From: Spaceline
Posted: Friday, September 3, 2010


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Genc KO, Gopalakrishnan R, Kuklis MM, Maender CC, Rice AJ, Bowersox KD, Cavanagh PR. Foot forces during exercise on the International Space Station. J Biomech. 2010 Aug 21. [Epub ahead of print] (PI: P.R. Cavanagh) Note: ISS results. From abstract: "We conclude that the three exercise devices studied were not able to elicit loads comparable to exercise on Earth..."

Carleton SM, Whitford GM, Phillips CL. Dietary fluoride restriction does not alter femoral biomechanical strength in col1a2-deficient (oim) mice with type I collagen glomerulopathy. J Nutr. 2010 Aug 19. [Epub ahead of print] (PI: S.M. Carleton, NSBRI Postdoctoral Fellowship Program)

Priest ND, Hoel D. Determining the relative toxicity and RBE of internal emitters in animals. Health Phys. 2010 Sep;99(3):367-70. (PI: D. Hoel)

Other papers of interest:

Wang YJ, Chao AC, Chung CP, Huang YJ, Hu HH. Different cerebral hemodynamic responses between sexes and various vessels in orthostatic stress tests. J Ultrasound Med. 2010 Sep;29(9):1299-304.

Bluvshtein V, Korczyn AD, Akselrod S, Pinhas I, Gelernter I, Catz A. Hemodynamic responses to head-up tilt after spinal cord injury support a role for the mid-thoracic spinal cord in cardiovascular regulation. Spinal Cord. 2010 Aug 17. [Epub ahead of print]

Basco D, Nicchia GP, Desaphy JF, Camerino DC, Frigeri A, Svelto M. Analysis by two-dimensional Blue Native/SDS-PAGE of membrane protein alterations in rat soleus muscle after hindlimb unloading. Eur J Appl Physiol. 2010 Aug 24. [Epub ahead of print]

Ohmori F, Hamaoka T, Shiroishi K, Osada T, Murase N, Kurosawa Y, Ichimura S, Homma T, Esaki K, Kime R, Katsumura T. Low-volume strength and endurance training prevent the decrease in exercise hyperemia induced by non-dominant forearm immobilization. Eur J Appl Physiol. 2010 Jul 9. [Epub ahead of print]

Berger MJ, Doherty TJ. Sarcopenia: Prevalence, mechanisms, and functional consequences. Interdiscip Top Gerontol. 2010;37:94-114. Epub 2010 Aug 10.

Nowell MM, Choi H, Rourke BC. Muscle plasticity in hibernating ground squirrels (Spermophilus lateralis) is induced by seasonal, but not low-temperature, mechanisms. J Comp Physiol B. 2010 Aug 12. [Epub ahead of print]

Ye YJ, Yin DC, Shang P. Effect of microgravity and a high magnetic field on hydroxyapatite deposition and implications for bone loss in space. App Surf Sci. 2010 Oct 1;256(24):7535-9. Note: Ground research.

Takahashi A, Su X, Suzuki H, Omori K, Seki M, Hashizume T, Shimazu T, Ishioka N, Iwasaki T, Ohnishi T. (p)53-Dependent adaptive responses in human cells exposed to space radiations. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2010 Aug 21. [Epub ahead of print] Note: ISS results.

Seideman JH, Shum D, Djaballah H, Scheinberg DA. A high-throughput screen for alpha particle radiation protectants. Assay Drug Dev Technol. 2010 Jul 26. [Epub ahead of print]

Curry HA. Tomato seeds in space: NASA outreach and science education in the shuttle era. Endeavour. 2010 Aug 19. [Epub ahead of print]

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