January 19, 2007 Current Awareness

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  1. Lowenstein DI, Rusek A. Technical developments at the NASA Space Radiation Laboratory. Radiat Environ Biophys. 2007 Jan 9; [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Gridley DS, Pecaut MJ. Whole-body irradiation and long-term modification of bone marrow-derived cell populations by low- and high-LET radiation. In Vivo. 2006 Nov-Dec;20(6B):781-9. (HSR&T PI: D.S. Gridley)
  3. Mao XW. A quantitative study of the effects of ionizing radiation on endothelial cells and capillary-like network formation. Technol Cancer Res Treat. 2006 Apr;5(2):127-34. (HSR&T PI: G.A. Nelson)
  4. Palmisano S, Allison RS, Howard IP. Illusory scene distortion occurs during perceived self-rotation in roll. Vision Res. 2006 Nov;46(23):4048-58. Epub 2006 Sep 18. (HSR&T PI: C.M. Oman)
  5. Sheehan KB, McInnerney K, Purevdorj-Gage B, Altenburg SD, Hyman LE. Yeast genomic expression patterns in response to low-shear modeled microgravity. BMC Genomics. 2007 Jan 3;8(1):3 [Epub ahead of print] (HSR&T PI: L.E. Hyman) Note: This paper can be obtained online without charge.
  6. Richards JT, Corey KA, Paul AL, Ferl RJ, Wheeler RM, Schuerger AC. Exposure of Arabidopsis thaliana to hypobaric environments: Implications for low-pressure bioregenerative life support systems for human exploration missions and terraforming on Mars. Astrobiology. 2006 Dec;6(6):851-66. (HSR&T PIs: R.J. Ferl, A.C. Schuerger)
  7. Tuominen LK, Musgrave ME. Tissue culture in synthetic atmospheres: Diffusion rate effects on cytokinin-induced callus growth and isoflavonoid production in soybean [Glycine max (L.) Merr. cv. Acme]. Plant Growth Regul. 2006 Jul;49(2-3):167-75. (HSR&T PI: M.E. Musgrave)
  8. Wray GA. The evolution of embryonic gene expression in sea urchins. Integr Comp Biol. 2006 Jun;46(3):233-42. (HSR&T PI: G.A. Wray)

Other papers of interest:

  1. Liu CT, Hao CJ, Wang JF, Wang DS, Yuan M. [Effects of Nomega-nitro-L-arginine methyl ester on pulmonary artery of rats during simulated weightlessness.] Zhongguo Wei Zhong Bing Ji Jiu Yi Xue. 2006 Dec;18(12):730-2. Chinese.
  2. Morozov VI, Sakuta GA, Kalinskii MI. [Morphological and biochemical aspects of skeletal muscle injury and regeneration subjected to physical load and hypodynamia] Morfologiia. 2006;129(3):88-96. Russian.
  3. Leucht P, Kim JB, Wazen R, Currey JA, Nanci A, Brunski JB, Helms JA. Effect of mechanical stimuli on skeletal regeneration around implants. Bone. 2006 Dec 15; [Epub ahead of print]
  4. Hossain MM, Smith PG, Wu K, Jin JP. Cytoskeletal tension regulates both expression and degradation of h2-calponin in lung alveolar cells. Biochemistry. 2006 Dec 26;45(51):15670-83. Note: The authors' manuscript can be obtained online without charge through PubMed Central.
  5. Tsatsoulis A, Fountoulakis S. The protective role of exercise on stress system dysregulation and comorbidities. Ann NY Acad Sci. 2006 Nov;1083:196-213. Note: From Abstract: "Importantly, this stress-induced clinical phenotype is likely to be exaggerated in the presence of physical inactivity, resulting in a "stress-induced/exercise deficient" phenotype." This volume is devoted to the topic: "Stress, Obesity, and the Metabolic Syndrome."
  6. Jorgensen AM, Patamia SE, Gassend B. Passive radiation shielding considerations for the proposed space elevator. Acta Astronaut. 2007 Feb;60(3):198-209.
  7. Wada Y, Kodaka Y, Kawano K. Vertical ocular responses to constant linear acceleration generated by fore-aft head translation in monkeys. Neurosci Res. 2006 Nov 23; [Epub ahead of print]
  8. Warchol ME, Speck JD. Expression of GATA3 and tenascin in the avian vestibular maculae: Normative patterns and changes during sensory regeneration. J Comp Neurol. 2007 Feb 1;500(4):646-57.
  9. Almanza A, Navarrete F, Vega R, Soto E. Modulation of voltage-gated Ca2+ current in vestibular hair cells by nitric oxide. J Neurophysiol. 2006 Dec 20; [Epub ahead of print]
  10. Mantsev EI, Sigaleva EE. [Effects of noise generated by life support systems on the human hearing function] Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2006 Jul-Aug;40(4):3-14. Russian.
  11. Oganov VS, Bakulin AV, Novikov VE, Kabitskaia OE, Murashko LM. [Characteristics and patterns of the human bone reactions to microgravity] Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2006 Jul-Aug;40(4):15-21. Russian. Note: Mir results.
  12. Baevskii RM, Baranov VM, Bogomolov VV, Pashchenko AV, Funtova II. [Assessment and prediction of health status of the Mars mission crew members] Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2006 Jul-Aug;40(4):22-30. Russian.
  13. Skliar EF, Amiragov MS, Bobe LS, Gavrilov LI, Kurochkin MG, Solntseva DP, Krasnov MS, Skuratov VM. [Development of salt concentrates for mineralization of recycled water aboard the space station] Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2006 Jul-Aug;40(4):35-40. Russian.
  14. Khekhneva AV, Gur'eva TS, Dadasheva OA, Sychev VN. [Studies of the eating behavior of Japanese quail chicks in the early postnatal period] Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2006 Jul-Aug;40(4):41-5. Russian.
  15. Iarmanova EN, Kozlovskaia IB, Bogomolov VV, Rumiantseva ON, Sukhachev VI, Mel'nik KA. [Russian treadmill BD-1 as a backup of the NASA TVIS] Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2006 Jul-Aug;40(4):50-5. Russian. Note: ISS data.
  16. Shurshakov VA, Kartashov DA, Kolomenskii AV, Petrov VM, Red'ko VI, Abramov IP, Letkova LI, Tikhomirov EP. [Radiation protective quality of spacesuit "Orlan-M" during extravehicular activities on the International Space Station] Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2006 Jul-Aug;40(4):56-61. Russian. Note: ISS results.
  17. Umnova MM, Krasnov IB. [Ultrastructure of spindles in m. soleus of rats after repeated simulation of the weightlessness effects] Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 2006 Jul-Aug;40(4):62-3. Russian.