NASA SPACELINE Current Awareness List #664 11 September 2015

Status Report From: Spaceline
Posted: Friday, September 11, 2015

Papers deriving from NASA support:

Zwart SR, Gregory JF, Zeisel SH, Gibson CR, Mader TH, Kinchen JM, Ueland PM, Ploutz-Snyder R, Heer MA, Smith SM.
Genotype, B-vitamin status, and androgens affect space flight-induced ophthalmic changes.
FASEB J. 2015 Aug 27. [Epub ahead of print]
PI: S.M. Smith
Note: ISS results.
Journal Impact Factor: 5.043
Funding: "This project was funded by the NASA Human Research Program’s Human Health and Countermeasures Element, by the German Federal Ministry for Economics and Technology/DLR Forschung unter Weltraumbedingungen Grant 50WB0931 (to M.A.H.), and by the U.S. National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Grant DK56350 (to S.H.Z.)."

Lloyd SA, Morony SE, Ferguson VL, Simske SJ, Stodieck LS, Warmington KS, Livingston EW, Lacey DL, Kostenuik PJ, Bateman TA.
Osteoprotegerin is an effective countermeasure for spaceflight-induced bone loss in mice.
Bone. 2015 Aug 27. [Epub ahead of print]
PI: T.A. Bateman
Note: STS-108 results.
Journal Impact Factor: 3.937
Funding: "The authors would like to acknowledge grant support from the National Space Biomedical Research Institute (BL01302 through NASA NCC 9-58) and NIH 5 R01 AR059221-02."

Hong MY, Turner ND, Murphy ME, Carroll R, Chapkin RS, Lupton JR.
In vivo regulation of colonic cell proliferation, differentiation, apoptosis and P27Kip1 by dietary fish oil and butyrate in rats.
Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2015 Aug 31. [Epub ahead of print]
PI: J.R. Lupton
Journal Impact Factor: 4.444
Funding: "This work was supported by NIH CA61750, CA82907, RO1 CA129444 and CA57030, NSBRI NASA NCC9-58 and NIEHS 1P30ES023512."

Porada CD, Atala AJ, Almeida-Porada G.
The hematopoietic system in the context of regenerative medicine.
Methods. 2015 Aug 25. [Epub ahead of print] Review.
PI: C.D. Porada
Journal Impact Factor: 3.645
Funding: "Supported by Grants R01-HL097623 and R21-HL117704 from National Institutes of Health (NIH), and Grant NNX13AB67G from National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)."

Nicolas F, Wu C, Bukhari S, de Toledo SM, Li H, Shibata M, Azzam EI.
S-nitrosylation in organs of mice exposed to low or high doses of gamma-rays: The modulating effect of iodine contrast agent at a low radiation dose.
Proteomes. 2015 Apr 28;3(2):56-73.
PI: E.I. Azzam
Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.
Journal Impact Factor: Not available for this journal
Funding: "This research was supported by Grant CA049062 from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Grant PC27-15 from the New Jersey Health Foundation and Grant NNX15AD62G from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)."

Shelhamer M.
Trends in sensorimotor research and countermeasures for exploration-class space flights.
Front Syst Neurosci. 2015 Aug 11;9:115.
Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.
Journal Impact Factor: Not available for this journal
Funding: No funding cited. M. Shelhamer is at NASA Johnson Space Center.

Nabity JA, Lee JM.
Low temperature ozone oxidation of solid waste surrogates.
Adv Space Res. 2015 Sep 1;56(5):970-81.
Journal Impact Factor: 1.358
Funding: "This research was supported in part by Mr. John Fisher of the NASA Ames Research Center under contract NNA06CA57C." J.M. Lee is at NASA Ames Research Center.

Other papers of interest:

Gritsyna YV, Abdusalamova ZR, Vikhlyantsev IM, Ulanova AD, Shenkman BS, Podlubnaya ZA, Kozlovskaya IB.
Changes in gene expression and content of Hsp70 and Hsp90 in striated muscles of mice after 30-day space flight on the biosatellite Bion-M1.
Dokl Biochem Biophys. 2015 Jul;463(1):199-202. Epub 2015 Sep 3.
Note: Bion-M1 results.

Freitas J, Azevedo E, Santos R, Maciel MJ, Rocha-Gonçalves F.
Autonomic activity and biomarker behavior in supine position and after passive postural stress in different orthostatic intolerance syndromes.
Rev Port Cardiol. 2015 Aug 26. [Epub ahead of print] English and Portuguese.
Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Malińska M, Zużewicz K, Bugajska J, Grabowski A.
Heart rate variability (HRV) during virtual reality immersion.
Int J Occup Saf Ergon. 2015;21(1):47-54.
Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Chang H, Sheng JJ, Zhang L, Yue ZJ, Jiao B, Li JS, Yu ZB.
ROS-induced nuclear translocation of calpain-2 facilitates cardiomyocyte apoptosis in tail-suspended rats.
J Cell Biochem. 2015 Oct;116(10):2258-69.
Note: Hindlimb unloading study.

Parplys AC, Zhao W, Sharma N, Groesser T, Liang F, Maranon DG, Leung SG, Grundt K, Dray E, Idate R, Østvold AC, Schild D, Sung P, Wiese C.
NUCKS1 is a novel RAD51AP1 paralog important for homologous recombination and genome stability.
Nucleic Acids Res. 2015 Aug 31. [Epub ahead of print]
Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Ning L, Xu Z, Furuya N, Nonaka R, Yamada Y, Arikawa-Hirasawa E.
Perlecan inhibits autophagy to maintain muscle homeostasis in mouse soleus muscle.
Matrix Biol. 2015 Aug 28. [Epub ahead of print]
Note: Hindlimb unloading in mice was accomplished via a tenotomy of distal tendons of the left hindlimbs.

Lo HP, Nixon SJ, Hall TE, Cowling BS, Ferguson C, Morgan GP, Schieber NL, Fernandez-Rojo MA, Bastiani M, Floetenmeyer M, Martel N, Laporte J, Pilch PF, Parton RG.
The caveolin-cavin system plays a conserved and critical role in mechanoprotection of skeletal muscle.
J Cell Biol. 2015 Aug 31;210(5):833-49.

De Naeyer H, Lamon S, Russell AP, Everaert I, De Spaey A, Jamart C, Vanheel B, Taes Y, Derave W.
Effects of tail suspension on serum testosterone and molecular targets regulating muscle mass.
Muscle Nerve. 2015 Aug;52(2):278-88.
Note: Hindlimb unloading study.

Jiang S, Guo S, Xue W, Wang H, Goswami N, Gao Y.
Seasonal oxidative capacity of skeletal muscles in hibernating Daurian ground squirrels (Spermophilus dauricus).
Can J Zool. 2015 Aug;93(8):593-8.

Michael Delaine-Smith R, Javaheri B, Helen Edwards J, Vazquez M, Rumney RM.
Preclinical models for in vitro mechanical loading of bone-derived cells.
Bonekey Rep. 2015 Aug 19.;4:728.

Jagannath A, Hughes S, Abdelgany A, Pothecary CA, Di Pretoro S, Pires SS, Vachtsevanos A, Pilorz V, Brown LA, Hossbach M, MacLaren RE, Halford S, Gatti S, Hankins MW, Wood MJ, Foster RG, Peirson SN.
Isoforms of melanopsin mediate different behavioral responses to light.
Curr Biol. 2015 Aug 26. [Epub ahead of print]
Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Jones B.
A simpler energy transfer efficiency model to predict relative biological effect for protons and heavier ions.
Front Oncol. 2015 Aug 11;5:184.
Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Wang TJ, Wu CC, Chai Y, Lam RK, Hamada N, Kakinuma S, Uchihori Y, Yu PK, Hei TK.
Induction of non-targeted stress responses in mammary tissues by heavy ions.
PLoS One. 2015 Aug 28;10(8):e0136307.
Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Soyka F, Bulthoff HH, Barnett-Cowan M.
Integration of semi-circular canal and otolith cues for direction discrimination during eccentric rotations.
PLoS One. 2015 Aug 31;10(8):e0136925.
Note: The Max Planck Institute CyberMotion Simulator was used. This article may be obtained online without charge.

Zeng H, Xu L, Singh A, Wang H, Du L, Poovaiah BW.
Involvement of calmodulin and calmodulin-like proteins in plant responses to abiotic stresses.
Front Plant Sci. 2015 Aug 11;6:600.
Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Zhang M, Wang C, Lin Q, Liu A, Wang T, Feng X, Liu J, Han H, Ma Y, Bonea D, Zhao R, Hua X.
A tetratricopeptide repeat domain-containing protein SSR1 located in mitochondria is involved in root development and auxin polar transport in Arabidopsis.
Plant J. 2015 Aug;83(4):582-99. Epub 2015 Jul 4.

Yan ZQ, Jin H, Wang DD, Yang XY, Qin B.
The effect of ellagic acid on the root gravitropic response in Arabidopsis thaliana.
Russ J Plant Physiol. 2015 Sep;62(5):664-9.

Trifonov SV, Kudenko YA, Tikhomirov AA, Gribovskaya IV.
Prospects for using a full-scale installation for wet combustion of organic wastes in closed life support systems.
Life Sci Space Res. 2015 Sep 5. [Article in Press]

Siedlik MJ, Varner VD, Nelson CM.
Pushing, pulling, and squeezing our way to understanding mechanotransduction.
Methods. 2015 Aug 26. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

Kringelbach TM, Aslan D, Novak I, Ellegaard M, Syberg S, Andersen CK, Kristiansen KA, Vang O, Schwarz P, Jorgensen NR.
Fine-tuned ATP signals are acute mediators in osteocyte mechanotransduction.
Cell Signal. 2015 Aug 29. [Epub ahead of print]

Brohawn SG.
How ion channels sense mechanical force: Insights from mechanosensitive K2P channels TRAAK, TREK1, and TREK2.
Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2015 Aug 31. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

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