NASA Spaceline Current Awareness 24 May 2013 (Recent Space Life Science Research Results)

Status Report From: Spaceline
Posted: Friday, May 24, 2013

Next list: June 7, 2013
Papers deriving from NASA support:

Kim W, Tengra FK, Young Z, Shong J, Marchand N, Chan HK, Pangule RC, Parra M, Dordick JS, Plawsky JL, Collins CH.
Spaceflight promotes biofilm formation by Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
PLoS One. 2013 Apr 29;8(4):e62437.
(PI: C.H. Collins)
NOTE: STS-132, STS-135 results. This article may be obtained online without charge.

Swift JM, Lima F, Macias BR, Allen MR, Greene ES, Shirazi-Fard Y, Kupke JS, Hogan HA, Bloomfield SA.
Partial weightbearing does not prevent musculoskeletal losses associated with disuse.
Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2013 May 7. [Epub ahead of print]
(PIs: S.A. Bloomfield; J.M. Swift and B.R. Macias, NSBRI Graduate Training Fellowship)

Song W, Ade C, Broxterman R, Barstow T, Nelson T, Warren S.
Activity recognition in planetary navigation field tests using classification algorithms applied to accelerometer data.
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2012;2012:1586-9.
(PI: T.J. Barstow)

Gude D, Broxterman R, Ade C, Barstow T, Nelson T, Song W, Warren S.
Automated hand-forearm ergometer data collection system.
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2012;2012:2379-82.
(PI: T.J. Barstow)

Ade CJ, Broxterman RM, Barstow TJ.
Effects of body posture and exercise training on cardiorespiratory responses to exercise.
Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 2013 May 9. [Epub ahead of print]
(PI: T.J. Barstow)

Chitko-McKown CG, Chapes SK, Miller LC, Riggs PK, Ortega MT, Green BT, McKown RD.
Development and characterization of two porcine monocyte-derived macrophage cell lines.
Results Immunol. 2013;3:26-32.
(PI: S.K. Chapes)
NOTE: This article may be obtained online without charge:

Krigsfeld GS, Savage AR, Sanzari JK, Wroe AJ, Gridley DS, Kennedy AR.
Mechanism of hypocoagulability in proton irradiated ferrets.
Int J Radiat Biol. 2013 May 7. [Epub ahead of print]
(PI: A.R. Kennedy/ Center of Acute Radiation Research)

Liu C, Kawata T, Zhou G, Furusawa Y, Kota R, Kumabe A, Sutani S, Fukada J, Mishima M, Shigematsu N, George K, Cucinotta F.
Comparison of the repair of potentially lethal damage after low- and high-LET radiation exposure, assessed from the kinetics and fidelity of chromosome rejoining in normal human fibroblasts.
J Radiat Res. 2013 May 14. [Epub ahead of print]
(PI: F.A. Cucinotta)
NOTE: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Rojdev K, O'Rourke MJ, Hill C, Nutt S, Atwell W.
In-situ strain analysis of potential habitat composites exposed to a simulated long-term lunar radiation exposure.
Radiat Phys Chem. 2013 Mar;84:235-41.

Clarke MS, Sundaresan A, Vanderburg CR, Banigan MG, Pellis NR.
A three-dimensional tissue culture model of bone formation utilizing rotational co-culture of human adult osteoblasts and osteoclasts.
Acta Biomater. 2013 May 10. [Epub ahead of print]
NOTE: Used rotational cell culure system, high aspect ratio vessels (HARV).

Swanson SJ, Gilroy S.
Imaging changes in cytoplasmic calcium using the Yellow Cameleon 3.6 biosensor and confocal microscopy.
Methods Mol Biol. 2013;1009:291-302.
(PI: S. Gilroy)

Myers J, Stauber L, Weaver A, McKay T, Harrivel A, Hepp A.
Bioscience and medical technology: From the Earth to space and back.
J Aerosp Eng. 2013 Apr;26(2):451-8.
NOTE: This article is in a special issue on the topic: "Seventy Years of Aerospace Research and Technology Excellence at NASA Glenn Research Center":

Other papers of interest:

Kroot JM, Giannopapa CG.
Hypergravity and multiple reflections in wave propagation in the aorta.
J Pressure Vessel Technol. 2013 Feb:135(1):011301.

Perlmuter LC, Sarda G, Casavant V, Mosnaim AD.
A review of the etiology, asssociated comorbidities, and treatment of orthostatic hypotension.
Am J Ther. 2013 May-Jun;20(3):279-91.

Lucas SJ, Lewis NC, Sikken EL, Thomas KN, Ainslie PN.
Slow breathing as a means to improve orthostatic tolerance: A randomized sham-controlled trial.
J Appl Physiol. 2013 May 16. [Epub ahead of print]

Tomsin K, Vriens A, Mesens T, Gyselaers W.
Non-invasive cardiovascular profiling using combined electrocardiogram-Doppler ultrasonography and impedance cardiography: An experimental approach.
Clin Exp Pharmacol Physiol. 2013 May 4. [Epub ahead of print]

Fortrat JO, Baum C, Jeanguillaume C, Custaud MA.
Noisy fluctuation of heart rate indicates cardiovascular system instability.
Eur J Appl Physiol. 2013 May 8. [Epub ahead of print]

Wei H, Zhao HY, Liu P, Huang HX, Wang W, Fu XS, Niu WZ.
[Improved methods for researching isolated carotid sinus baroreceptors automatically controlling for sinus pressure]
Zhongguo Ying Yong Sheng Li Xue Za Zhi. 2013 Jan;29(1):11-4. Chinese.
NOTE: Translated title of journal is Chinese Journal of Applied Physiology.

Gainutdinov KhL, Faisullina RI, Andrianov VV, Gilmutdinova RI, Iyudin VS, Jafarova GG, Sitdikov FG.
Nitric oxide level in the rat tissues increases after 30-day hypokinesia: Studies by electron paramagnetic resonance (EPR) spectroscopy.
Bull Exp Biol Med. 2013 Mar;154(5):635-7. English, Russian.
NOTE: This paper is an English translation from Byulleten' Eksperimental'noi Biologii i Meditsiny 2012 Nov;154(11):590-2.

West JB.
A strategy for in-flight measurements of physiology of pilots of high-performance fighter aircraft.
J Appl Physiol. 2013 Apr 18. [Epub ahead of print]

Tauber S, Hauschild S, Crescio C, Secchi C, Paulsen K, Pantaleo A, Saba A, Buttron I, Thiel CS, Cogoli A, Pippia P, Ullrich O.
Signal transduction in primary human T lymphocytes in altered gravity - results of the MASER-12 suborbital space flight mission.
Cell Commun Signal. 2013 May 7;11:32.
NOTE: MASER-12 sounding rocket results. This article may be obtained online without charge.

Feuerecker M, Feuerecker B, Matzel S, Long M, Strewe C, Kaufmann I, Hoerl M, Schelling G, Rehm M, Chouker A.
Five days head down tilt bed rest induces non-inflammatory shedding of L-selectin.
J Appl Physiol. 2013 May 16. [Epub ahead of print]
NOTE: Bed rest study.

Fu W, Qin X, You C, Meng Q, Zhao Y, Zhang Y.
High frequency oscillatory ventilation versus conventional ventilation in a newborn piglet model with acute lung injury.
Respir Care. 2013 May;58(5):824-30.
NOTE: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Pandolfi C, Izzo D.
Biomimetics on seed dispersal: Survey and insights for space exploration.
Bioinspir Biomim. 2013 Jun;8(2):025003. Epub 2013 May 7.

Babakova LL, Baranov VM, Pozdnyakov OM.
Influence of space flight factors on the ultrastructure of rat diaphragm muscle.
Bull Exp Biol Med. 2013 May;155(1):18-21. English, Russian.
NOTE: Cosmos 1667, Cosmos 1887, Cosmos 2044 results. This paper is an English translation from Byulleten' Eksperimental'noi Biologii i Meditsiny 2013 Jan;155(1):21-5.

Campbell EL, Seynnes OR, Bottinelli R, McPhee JS, Atherton PJ, Jones DA, Butler-Browne G, Narici MV.
Skeletal muscle adaptations to physical inactivity and subsequent retraining in young men.
Biogerontology. 2013 May 12. [Epub ahead of print]

Ramamurthy B, Larsson L.
Detection of an aging-related increase in advanced glycation end products in fast- and slow-twitch skeletal muscles in the rat.
Biogerontology. 2013 May 17. [Epub ahead of print]

Morikawa D, Nojiri H, Saita Y, Kobayashi K, Watanabe K, Ozawa Y, Koike M, Asou Y, Takaku T, Kaneko K, Shimizu T.
Cytoplasmic reactive oxygen species and Sod1 regulate bone mass during mechanical unloading.
J Bone Miner Res. 2013 May 14. [Epub ahead of print]

Sibilia V, Pagani F, Dieci E, Mrak E, Marchese M, Zarattini G, Guidobono F.
Dietary tryptophan manipulation reveals a central role for serotonin in the anabolic response of appendicular skeleton to physical activity in rats.
Endocrine. 2013 Apr 26. [Epub ahead of print]

Ellegaard M, Kringelbach T, Syberg S, Petersen S, Jensen JE, Brueel A, Jorgensen NR, Schwarz P.
The effect of PTH(1-34) on fracture healing during different loading conditions.
J Bone Miner Res. 2013 Apr 13. [Epub ahead of print]

Marie PJ, Haye E, Modrowski D, Revollo L, Mbalaviele G, Civitelli R.
Cadherin-mediated cell-cell adhesion and signaling in the skeleton.
Calcif Tissue Int. 2013 May 9. [Epub ahead of print]

Fukuda T, Takeda S, Xu R, Ochi H, Sunamura S, Sato T, Shibata S, Yoshida Y, Gu Z, Kimura A, Ma C, Xu C, Bando W, Fujita K, Shinomiya K, Hirai T, Asou Y, Enomoto M, Okano H, Okawa A, Itoh H.
Sema3A regulates bone-mass accrual through sensory innervations.
Nature. 2013 May 23;497(7450):490-3.Epub 2013 May 5.

Julkunen P, Wilson W, Isaksson H, Jurvelin JS, Herzog W, Korhonen RK.
A review of the combination of experimental measurements and fibril-reinforced modeling for investigation of articular cartilage and chondrocyte response to loading.
Comput Math Methods Med. 2013;2013:326150. Epub 2013 Apr 8.
NOTE: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Cooper KL, Oh S, Sung Y, Dasari RR, Kirschner MW, Tabin CJ.
Multiple phases of chondrocyte enlargement underlie differences in skeletal proportions.
Nature. 2013 Mar 21;495(7441):375-8. Epub 2013 Mar 13.

Willie BM, Birkhold AI, Razi H, Thiele T, Aido M, Kruck B, Schill A, Checa S, Main RP, Duda GN.
Diminished response to in vivo mechanical loading in trabecular and not cortical bone in adulthood of female C57Bl/6 mice coincides with a reduction in deformation to load.
Bone. 2013 May 1. [Epub ahead of print]

Legreneur P, Bels V, Monteil K, Laurin M.
Movement in a gravitational field: The question of limb interarticular coordination in terrestrial vertebrates.
Eur Phys J E Soft Matter. 2013 May;36(5):49. Epub 2013 May 17.

Semkova J, Koleva R, Bankov N, Malchev St, Petrov VM, Shurshakov VA, Chernykh IV, Benghin VV, Drobyshev SG, Yarmanova EN, Nikolaev IV.
Study of radiation conditions onboard the International Space Station by means of the Liulin-5 dosimeter.
Cosmic Res. 2013 Mar;51(2):124-32.
NOTE: ISS results. This paper is a translation in English of the Russian original published in Kosmicheskie Issledovaniya 2013;51(2):136-44.

Themis M, Garimberti E, Hill MA, Anderson RM.
Reduced chromosome aberration complexity in normal human bronchial epithelial cells exposed to low-LET -rays and high-LET -particles.
Int J Radiat Biol. 2013 May 17. [Epub ahead of print]

Alphonse G, Maalouf M, Battiston-Montagne P, Ardail D, Beuve M, Rousson R, Taucher-Scholz G, Fournier C, Rodriguez-Lafrasse C.
p53-independent early and late apoptosis is mediated by ceramide after exposure of tumor cells to photon or carbon ion irradiation.
BMC Cancer. 2013 Mar 25;13:151.
NOTE: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Dulcich MS, Hartman RE.
Pomegranate supplementation improves affective and motor behavior in mice after radiation exposure.
Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2013;2013:940830. Epub 2013 Apr 15.
NOTE: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Mladenov E, Magin S, Soni A, Iliakis G.
DNA double-strand break repair as determinant of cellular radiosensitivity to killing and target in radiation therapy.
Front Oncol. 2013 May 10;3:113.
NOTE: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Calaf GM, Roy D, Narayan G, Balajee AS.
Differential expression of cell adhesion molecules in an ionizing radiation-induced breast cancer model system.
Oncol Rep. 2013 Jul;30(1):285-91. Epub 2013 May 10.

Chu H, Li MH, Huang YC, Lee SY.
Simultaneous transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation mitigates simulator sickness symptoms in healthy adults: A crossover study.
BMC Complement Altern Med. 2013 Apr 15;13:84.
NOTE: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Greenwald BD, Gurley JM.
Balance and vestibular function.
NeuroRehabilitation. 2013 Jan 1;32(3):433-5.
NOTE: This editorial, which may be obtained online without charge, introduces an issue on the topic of balance and vestibular function:

Soyka F, Buelthoff HH, Barnett-Cowan M.
Temporal processing of self-motion: Modeling reaction times for rotations and translations.
Exp Brain Res. 2013 May 12. [Epub ahead of print]
NOTE: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Ramos Reis PM, Eckhardt H, Denise P, Bodem F, Lochmann M.
Localization of scopolamine induced electrocortical brain activity changes, in healthy humans at rest.
J Clin Pharmacol. 2013 Jun;53(6):619-25. Epub 2013 May 6.

Duclos NC, Maynard L, Abbas D, Mesure S.
Effects of aging in postural strategies during a seated auto-stabilization task.
J Electromyogr Kinesiol. 2013 May 3. [Epub ahead of print]

Shekleton JA, Rajaratnam SM, Gooley JJ, Van Reen E, Czeisler CA, Lockley SW.
Improved neurobehavioral performance during the wake maintenance zone.
J Clin Sleep Med. 2013 Apr 15;9(4):353-62.

Salas E, Rosen MA.
Building high reliability teams: Progress and some reflections on teamwork training.
BMJ Qual Saf. 2013 May;22(5):369-73.
NOTE: This commentary introduces a special issue on the topic of teamwork (the following article is also in this issue):

Grand JA, Pearce M, Rench TA, Chao GT, Fernandez R, Kozlowski SW.
Going DEEP: Guidelines for building simulation-based team assessments.
BMJ Qual Saf. 2013 May;22(5):436-48. Epub 2013 Jan 25.

Chang D, Zhu Y, Fang X, Li T, Wang J, Guo Y, Su L, Liu Y, Jiang X, Wang L, Guo N, Liu C.
Draft genome sequences of the Enterococcus faecium strain LCT-EF258.
Genome Announc. 2013 Jan-Feb;1(1):e00147-12. Epub 2013 Feb 14.
NOTE: Strain derived from strain carried on Shenzhou 8 flight. This article may be obtained online without charge.

Chang D, Zhu Y, Chen J, Fang X, Li T, Wang J, Guo Y, Su L, Xu G, Wang Y, Chen Z, Liu C.
Draft genome sequences and annotation of Enterococcus faecium strain LCT-EF20.
Genome Announc. 2013 Jan-Feb;1(1):e00083-12. Epub 2013 Jan 24.
NOTE: Strain carried in space. This article may be obtained online without charge.

Huang YW, Yang R, Chen S, Sun J, Chen RP, Huang Z.
[Role of PPAR signaling pathway in osteogenic differentiation of rat bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells in simulated microgravity]
Nan Fang Yi Ke Da Xue Xue Bao. 2013 Apr 20;33(4):573-7. Chinese.
NOTE: Translated journal title is Journal of Southern Medical University. This article may be obtained online without charge.

Dai Z, Wu F, Chen J, Xu H, Wang H, Guo F, Tan Y, Ding B, Wang J, Wan Y, Li Y.
Actin microfilament mediates osteoblast Cbfa1 responsiveness to BMP2 under simulated microgravity.
PLoS One. 2013 May 10;8(5):e63661.
NOTE: Clinostat used to simulate microgravity. This article may be obtained online without charge.

Sun T, Xie X, Zhang JQ, Bao J, Tang CZ, Lei DX, Qiu JH, Wang GX.
[Effect of horizontal rotary culture on zebrafish vascular development]
Yi Chuan. 2013 Apr;35(4):502-10. Chinese.
NOTE: Translated title of journal is Hereditas.

Tanaka H, Tanaka S, Sekine K, Kita S, Okamura A, Takebe T, Zheng YW, Ueno Y, Tanaka J, Taniguchi H.
The generation of pancreatic -cell spheroids in a simulated microgravity culture system.
Biomaterials. 2013 Jul;34(23):5785-91. Epub 2013 May 2.

Ma X, Wehland M, Schulz H, Saar K, Huebner N, Infanger M, Bauer J, Grimm D.
Genomic approach to identify factors that drive the formation of three-dimensional structures by EA.hy926 endothelial cells.
PLoS One. 2013 May 10;8(5):e64402.
NOTE: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Polacheck WJ, Li R, Uzel SG, Kamm RD.
Microfluidic platforms for mechanobiology.
Lab Chip. 2013 Jun 21;13(12):2252-67. Epub 2013 May 7.
NOTE: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Schiller HB, Faessler R.
Mechanosensitivity and compositional dynamics of cell-matrix adhesions.
EMBO Rep. 2013 May 17. [Epub ahead of print]

Song MJ, Dean D, Knothe Tate ML.
Mechanical modulation of nascent stem cell lineage commitment in tissue engineering scaffolds.
Biomaterials. 2013 Jul;34(23):5766-75. Epub 2013 May 7.

Teo BK, Wong ST, Lim CK, Kung TY, Yap CH, Ramgopal Y, Romer LH, Yim EK.
Nanotopography modulates mechanotransduction of stem cell and induces differentiation through focal adhesion kinase.
ACS Nano. 2013 May 13. [Epub ahead of print]

ivanovi BD.
Intracellular reorganization and ionic signaling of the Phycomyces stage I sporangiophore in response to gravity and touch.
Commun Integr Biol. 2013 Jan/Feb;6(1):e22291.
NOTE: This article may be obtained online without charge via PubMed Central or at the publisher's site:

Geisler M, Wang B, Zhu J.
Auxin transport during root gravitropism: Transporters and techniques.
Plant Biol (Stuttg). 2013 May 3. [Epub ahead of print]

Rigo G, Ayaydin F, Tietz O, Zsigmond L, Kovacs H, Pay A, Salchert K, Darula Z, Medzihradszky KF, Szabados L, Palme K, Koncz C, Cseplo A.
Inactivation of plasma membrane-localized CDPK-RELATED KINASE5 decelerates PIN2 exocytosis and root gravitropic response in Arabidopsis.
Plant Cell. 2013 May 14. [Epub ahead of print]

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