Funding: “The authors further acknowledge the contributions of the FAA Center of Excellence grant for Commercial Space Transportation as well as additional support from the National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI) through NASA NCC 9-58.”
Goel N, Abe T, Braun ME, Dinges DF.
Cognitive workload and sleep restriction interact to influence sleep homeostatic responses.
Funding: “This work was supported by the National Space Biomedical Research Institute through NASA NCC 9-58; by the CTRC UL1 TR000003; by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Postdoctoral Fellowships for Research Abroad and by NIH T32 HL07713.
Shao C, Sullivan JP, Girard L, Augustyn A, Yenerall P, Rodriguez-Canales J, Liu H, Behrens C, Shay JW, Wistuba II, Minna JD.
Essential role of aldehyde dehydrogenase 1A3 for the maintenance of non-small cell lung cancer stem cells is associated with the STAT3 pathway.
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Funding: “This project was supported by CPRIT to J.D. Minna, C. Shao, L.Girard, CB, IIW, NCI SPORE P50CA70907 to JDM, CS, LG, CB, JWS, IIW, UTSW Cancer Center Support Grant 5P30-CA142543, the Gillson-Longenbaugh Foundation, to JDM and NSCOR NNX11AC54G to JDM and JWS.”
Synergistic effect of high charge and energy particle radiation and chronological age on biomarkers of oxidative stress and tissue degeneration: A ground-based study using the vertebrate laboratory model organismOryzias latipes.
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Funding: “This work was supported by the US Department of Energy Low Dose Radiation Research Program, award number DE-SC0002343 to WSD and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, award number NNX11AC30G to WSD.”
Badavi FF, Nealy JE.
A deterministic computational model for the two dimensional electron and photon transport.
Funding: “This work was sponsored by the Human Research Program (HRP), under the Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate of NASA and partially funded by the NASA Grants NNX12AN58A and NNX09AR20A.”
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