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NASA Spaceline Current Awareness January 28, 2011

Status Report From: Spaceline
Posted: Friday, January 28, 2011

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Shi SJ, Platts SH, Ziegler MG, Meck JV. Effects of promethazine and midodrine on orthostatic tolerance. Aviat Space Environ Med. 2011 Jan;82(1):9-12. (PI: J.V. Meck)

Smith SM, Zwart SR, McMonigal KA, Huntoon CL. Thyroid status of Space Shuttle crewmembers: Effects of iodine removal. Aviat Space Environ Med. 2011 Jan;82(1):49-51. Note: Shuttle results.

Deegan BM, Serrador JM, Nakagawa K, Jones E, Sorond FA, Olaighin G. The effect of blood pressure calibrations and transcranial Doppler signal loss on transfer function estimates of cerebral autoregulation. Med Eng Phys. 2011 Jan 15. [Epub ahead of print] (PI: J.M. Serrador)

Ferreri SL, Talish R, Trandafir T, Qin YX. Mitigation of bone loss with ultrasound induced dynamic mechanical signals in an OVX induced rat model of osteopenia. Bone. 2011 Jan 15. [Epub ahead of print] (PI: Y.X. Qin)

Hada M, Wu H, Cucinotta FA. mBAND analysis for high- and low-LET radiation-induced chromosome aberrations: A review. Mutat Res. 2011 Jan 11. [Epub ahead of print] (PI: F.A. Cucinotta)

Dan C, Grygoryev D, Sandfort K, Connolly M, Cross B, Lasarev M, Kronenberg A, Turker MS. Marked aneuploidy and loss of multiple chromosomes are common in autosomal mutants isolated from normal mouse kidney epithelium. Genes Chromosomes Cancer. 2011 Jan 19. [Epub ahead of print] (PI: A. Kronenberg, M.S. Turker)

Slaba TC, Blattnig SR, Badavi FF. Faster and more accurate transport procedures for HZETRN. J Comput Phys. 2010 Dec 10;229(24):9397-417.

Other papers of interest:

Bartels SA, Bezemer R, de Vries FJ, Milstein DM, Lima A, Cherpanath TG, van den Meiracker AH, van Bommel J, Heger M, Karemaker JM, Ince C. Multi-site and multi-depth near-infrared spectroscopy in a model of simulated (central) hypovolemia: Lower body negative pressure. Intensive Care Med. 2011 Jan 21. [Epub ahead of print] Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Balueva TV, Sergeev IV. Reactivity of arterial vessels during antiorthostasis and systemic hypotension. Bull Exp Biol Med. 2010 Sep;149(3):298-302. English, Russian. Note: This paper is an English translation from Byulleten' Eksperimental'noi Biologii i Meditsiny 2010 Mar;149(3):271-5.

Norrbrand L, Tous-Fajardo J, Vargas R, Tesch PA. Quadriceps muscle use in the flywheel and barbell squat. Aviat Space Environ Med. 2011 Jan;82(1):13-9.

Wu CL, Kandarian SC, Jackman RW. Identification of genes that elicit disuse muscle atrophy via the transcription factors p50 and Bcl-3. PLoS One. 2011 Jan 13;6(1):e16171. Note: Hindlimb unloading was used. This article may be obtained online without charge.

Daussin FN, Godin R, Ascah A, Deschenes S, Burelle Y. Cyclophilin-D is dispensable for atrophy and mitochondrial apoptotic signalling in denervated muscle. J Physiol. 2011 Jan 4. [Epub ahead of print]

van der Meer SF, Jaspers RT, Jones DA, Degens H. Time-course of changes in the myonuclear domain during denervation in young-adult and old rat gastrocnemius muscle. Muscle Nerve. 2011 Feb;43(2):212-22.

Kipp K, Johnson ST, Doeringer JR, Hoffman MA. Spinal reflex excitability and homosynaptic depression after a bout of whole-body vibration. Muscle Nerve. 2011 Feb;43(2):259-62.

Knikou M, Hajela N, Mummidisetty CK, Xiao M, Smith AC. Soleus H-reflex phase-dependent modulation is preserved during stepping within a robotic exoskeleton. Clin Neurophysiol. 2011 Jan 14. [Epub ahead of print]

Johnson WL, Jindrich DL, Zhong H, Roy RR, Edgerton VR. Application of a rat hindlimb model: A prediction of force spaces reachable through stimulation of nerve fascicles. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2011 Jan 17. [Epub ahead of print]

Genetos DC, Karin NJ, Geist DJ, Donahue HJ, Duncan RL. Purinergic signaling is required for fluid shear stress-induced NF-kappaB translocation in osteoblasts. Exp Cell Res. 2011 Jan 13. [Epub ahead of print]

Shakibaei M, Buhrmann C, Mobasheri A. Resveratrol-mediated Sirt-1 interactions with p300 modulate RANKL-activation of NF-kappaB signaling and inhibit osteoclastogenesis in bone-derived cells. J Biol Chem. 2011 Jan 14. [Epub ahead of print] Note: This article may temporarily be obtained online without charge.

Meloni MA, Galleri G, Pani G, Saba A, Pippia P, Cogoli-Greuter M. Space flight affects motility and cytoskeletal structures in human monocyte cell line J-111. Cytoskeleton (Hoboken). 2011 Feb;68(2):125-37. Note: ISS results.

Adams GR, Zaldivar FP, Nance DM, Cooper DM. Exercise and leukocyte interchange among central circulation, lung, spleen, and muscle. Brain Behav Immun. 2011 Jan 14. [Epub ahead of print]

Hobbs M, Kneller W. Anxiety and psychomotor performance in divers on the surface and underwater at 40 m. Aviat Space Environ Med. 2011 Jan;82(1):20-5.

Yoon SH, Park S. A mechanical analysis of woodpecker drumming and its application to shock-absorbing systems. Bioinspir Biomim. 2011 Jan 17;6(1):016003. [Epub ahead of print] Note: This paper, in the journal Bioinspiration & Biomimetics, describes an interesting biomimetic approach.

Semkova J, Koleva R. Overview on radiation quantities observed by Liulin-5 instrument in a human phantom on the International Space Station during the minimum of the 23rd solar cycle. C R Acad Bulg Sci. 2010;63(10):1533-42. Note: ISS results. At the web site, find the volume, issue, and paper to view the abstract.

Shi ZD, Wang H, Tarbell JM. Heparan sulfate proteoglycans mediate interstitial flow mechanotransduction regulating MMP-13 expression and cell motility via FAK-ERK in 3D collagen. PLoS One. 2011 Jan 5;6(1):e15956. Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Gouache TP, Brunskill C, Scott GP, Gao Y, Coste P, Gourinat Y. Regolith simulant preparation methods for hardware testing. Planet Space Sci. 2010 Dec;58(14-15):1977-84.

Maggi F, Pallud C. Space agriculture in micro- and hypo-gravity: A comparative study of soil hydraulics and biogeochemistry in a cropping unit on Earth, Mars, the Moon, and the space station. Planet Space Sci. 2010 Dec;58(14-15):1996-2007.

Tal O, Haim A, Harel O, Gerchman Y. Melatonin as an antioxidant and its semi-lunar rhythm in green macroalga Ulva sp. J Exp Bot. 2011 Jan 10. [Epub ahead of print] Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.





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