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Spaceline/NASA Space Life Science Current Awareness - 1 June 2001

Status Report From: Spaceline
Posted: Friday, June 1, 2001

1
Goldstein AS, Juarez TM, Helmke CD, Gustin MC, Mikos AG.
Effect of convection on osteoblastic cell growth and function in biodegradable
polymer foam scaffolds.
Biomaterials. 2001 Jun;22(11):1279-88.
(PIs: M.C. Gustin, A.G. Mikos and L.V. McIntire: NSCORT in Gravitational Biology)

2
Atwater JE, Akse JR, Jovanovic GN, Sornchamni T.
Preparation of metallic cobalt and cobalt-barium titanate spheres as high
temperature media for magnetically stabilized fluidized bed reactors.
J Mater Sci Lett. 2001 Mar;20(6):487-8.
(PIs: J.E. Atwater and J.R. Akse)

3
Jones SM, Jones TA.
Ontogeny of vestibular compound action potentials in the domestic chicken.
JARO J Assoc Res Otolaryngol. 2000 Nov; 1(3):232-42.
(PI: T.A. Jones)

4
Peterman MM, Hamel AJ, Cavanagh PR, Piazza SJ, Sharkey NA.
In vitro modeling of human tibial strains during exercise in micro-gravity.
J Biomech. 2001 May;34(5):693-8.
(PI: P.R. Cavanagh)

5
Ingalls CP, Wenke JC, Armstrong RB.
Time course changes in [Ca2+]i, force, and protein content in hindlimb-suspended
mouse soleus muscles.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 2001 May;72(5):471-6.
(PI: S.L. Hamilton)

6
Kanas N, Salnitskiy V, Weiss DS, Grund EM, Gushin V, Kozerenko O, Sled A,
Bostrom A, Marmar CR.
Crewmember and ground personnel interactions over time during Shuttle/Mir space
missions.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 2001 May;72(5):453-61.
(PI: N. Kanas)

7
Chen J, Fabry B, Schiffrin EL, Wang N.
Twisting integrin receptors increases endothelin-1 gene expression in
endothelial cells.
Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2001 Jun;280(6):C1475-84.
(PIs: N. Wang and D.E. Ingber?)

8
Fadel PJ, Stromstad M, Hansen J, Sander M, Horn K, Ogoh S, Smith ML, Secher
NH, Raven PB.
Arterial baroreflex control of sympathetic nerve activity during acute
hypotension: effect of fitness.
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2001 Jun;280(6):H2524-32.
(PIs: M.L. Smith and P.B. Raven)

9
Badra LJ, Cooke WH, Hoag JB, Crossman AA, Kuusela TA, Tahvanainen KU, Eckberg
DL.
Respiratory modulation of human autonomic rhythms.
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2001 Jun;280(6):H2674-88.
(PI: D.L. Eckberg)

10
Taylor JA, Myers CW, Halliwill JR, Seidel H, Eckberg DL.
Sympathetic restraint of respiratory sinus arrhythmia: implications for
vagal-cardiac tone assessment in humans.
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2001 Jun;280(6):H2804-14.
(PI: D.L. Eckberg)

11
Greenberg NL, Vandervoort PM, Firstenberg MS, Garcia MJ, Thomas JD.
Estimation of diastolic intraventricular pressure gradients by Doppler M-mode
echocardiography.
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2001 Jun;280(6):H2507-15.
(PI: J.D. Thomas)

12
De Mey S, Thomas JD, Greenberg NL, Vandervoort PM, Verdonck PR.
Assessment of the time constant of relaxation: insights from simulations and
hemodynamic measurements.
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2001 Jun;280(6):H2936-43.
(PI: J.D. Thomas)

13
Lee SM, Bishop PA, Schneider SM, Clapp LL, Williams WJ, Conza N, Greenisen
MC.
Simulated shuttle egress: role of helmet visor position during approach and
landing.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 2001 May;72(5):484-9.

14
Ruttley TM, Colosky PE Jr, James SP.
A gravity-independent constant force resistive exercise unit.
Biomed Sci Instrum. 2001;37:87-93.

15
Nizet JL, Pierard-Franchimont C, Pierard GE.
Influence of body posture and gravitational forces on shear wave propagation in
the skin.
Dermatology. 2001;202(2):177-80.

16
Yu ZB, Zhang LF, Jin JP.
A proteolytic NH2-terminal truncation of cardiac troponin I that is up-regulated
in simulated microgravity.
J Biol Chem. 2001 May 11;276(19):15753-60.

17
Sun XQ, Zhang LF, Wu XY, Jiang SZ.
Effect of repeated +Gz exposures on energy metabolism and some ion contents in
brain tissues of rats.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 2001 May;72(5):422-6.

18
Townsend LW.
Invited editorial: radiation exposures of aircrew in high altitude flight.
J Radiol Prot. 2001 Mar;21(1):5-8.

19
Mehnati P, Yatagai F, Tsuzuki T, Hanaoka F, Sasaki H.
Judgement on "hit or non-hit" of CHO cells exposed to accelerated heavy-ions
(Fe- or Ar-ions) using division delay and CR-39 plastics as an indicator.
Fukuoka Igaku Zasshi. 2001 Mar;92(3):46-57.

20
Vastag B.
Cell biology update: a decade of simulating space on earth.
JAMA. 2001 May 2;285(17):2181-2.

21
Sun JR, Ye YM.
[Altered behaviour and expression of Fos in rats born in hypergravity and their
re-adaptation to the normal gravity].
Sheng Li Xue Bao. 2001 Feb;53(1):61-5. Chinese.

22
Desaphy JF, Pierno S, Leoty C, George AL Jr, De Luca A, Camerino DC.
Skeletal muscle disuse induces fibre type-dependent enhancement of Na(+) channel
expression.
Brain. 2001 Jun;124(Pt 6):1100-13.

23
Stenerlow B.
Induction and rejoining of DNA double-strand breaks in normal human skin
fibroblasts after exposure to radiation of different linear energy transfer:
possible roles of track structure and chromatin organization.
Radiat Res. 2001 Jun;155(6):818-25.

24
Stockholm D, Herasse M, Marchand S, Praud C, Roudaut C, Richard I, Sebille A,
Beckmann JS.
Calpain 3 mRNA expression in mice after denervation and during muscle
regeneration.
Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2001 Jun;280(6):C1561-9.

25
Weidema AF, Dixon SJ, Sims SM.
Activation of P2Y but not P2X(4) nucleotide receptors causes elevation of
[Ca2+]i in mammalian osteoclasts.
Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2001 Jun;280(6):C1531-9.

26
Morita H, Tsuchiya Y, Miyahara T, Tanaka K, Fujiki N.
Acute response of aortic nerve activity to free drop-induced microgravity in
anesthetized rats.
Neurosci Lett. 2001 May 18;304(1-2):33-6.

27
Pump B, Shiraishi M, Gabrielsen A, Bie P, Christensen NJ, Norsk P.
Cardiovascular effects of static carotid baroreceptor stimulation during water
immersion in humans.
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2001 Jun;280(6):H2607-15.

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