Status Report

NASA Spaceline 8 September 2006 Current Space Life Science Awareness

By SpaceRef Editor
September 20, 2006
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PubMed’s abstract is linked when available and each will open in a new window.

  1. Monahan KD, Leuenberger UA, Ray CA.
    Aldosterone impairs baroreflex sensitivity in healthy adults.
    Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2006 Aug 18; [Epub ahead of print]
    (HSR&T PI: C.A. Ray)
  2. Wang Y, Nishida S, Elalieh HZ, Long RK, Halloran BP, Bikle DD.
    Role of IGF-I signaling in regulating osteoclastogenesis.
    J Bone Miner Res. 2006 Sep;21(9):1350-8.
    (HSR&T PI: D.D. Bikle)
  3. Rubin C, Judex S, Qin YX.
    Low-level mechanical signals and their potential as a non-pharmacological intervention for osteoporosis.
    Age Ageing. 2006 Sep;35 Suppl 2:ii32-ii36.
    (HSR&T PI: C. Rubin)
  4. Mueller PJ, Foley CM, Heesch CM, Cunningham JT, Zheng H, Patel KP, Hasser EM.
    Increased nitric oxide synthase activity and expression in the hypothalamus of hindlimb unloaded rats.
    Brain Res. 2006 Aug 26; [Epub ahead of print]
    (HSR&T PIs: C.M. Foley, C.M. Heesch)
  5. Judge AR, Koncarevic A, Hunter RB, Liou HC, Jackman R, Kandarian SC.
    A role for I{kappa}B{alpha}, but not c-Rel, in skeletal muscle atrophy.
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2006 Aug 23; [Epub ahead of print]
    (HSR&T PIs: A.R. Judge, NSBRI Postdoctoral Fellowship Program; S.C. Kandarian)
  6. Heer M, Paloski WH.
    Space motion sickness: Incidence, etiology, and countermeasures.
    Auton Neurosci. 2006 Aug 25; [Epub ahead of print]
    (HSR&T PI: W.H. Paloski)
  7. Haque A, Huss D, Dickman JD.
    Afferent innervation patterns of the pigeon horizontal crista ampullaris.
    J Neurophysiol. 2006 Aug 30; [Epub ahead of print]
    (HSR&T PI: J.D. Dickman)
  8. Miyake K, Tanaka T, McNeil PL.
    Disruption-induced mucus secretion: Repair and protection.
    PLoS Biol. 2006 Sep;4(9):e276.
    (HSR&T PI: P.L. McNeil)
    This paper can be obtained online without charge.
  9. Li M, Mondrinos MJ, Chen X, Gandhi MR, Ko FK, Lelkes PI.
    Co-electrospun poly(lactide-co-glycolide), gelatin, and elastin blends for tissue engineering scaffolds.
    J Biomed Mater Res A. 2006 Aug 31; [Epub ahead of print]
    (HSR&T PI: P.I. Lelkes)
  10. Starke EM, Smoot JC, Smoot LM, Liu WT, Chandler DP, Lee HH, Stahl DA.
    Technology development to explore the relationship between oral health and the oral microbial community.
    BMC Oral Health. 2006 Jun 15;6 Suppl 1:S10.
    (HSR&T PI: D.A. Stahl)
    This paper can be obtained online without charge.
  11. Lowe CJ, Terasaki M, Wu M, Freeman RM, Runft L, Kwan K, Haigo S, Aronowicz J, Lander E, Gruber C, Smith M, Kirschner M, Gerhart J.
    Dorsoventral patterning in hemichordates: Insights into early chordate evolution.
    PLoS Biol. 2006 Sep;4(9):e291.
    (HSR&T PI: J. Gerhart)
    This paper can be obtained online without charge.

Other papers of interest:

  1. Gandia P, Saivin S, Le-Traon AP, Guell A, Houin G.
    Influence of simulated weightlessness on the intramuscular and oral pharmacokinetics of promethazine in 12 human volunteers.
    J Clin Pharmacol. 2006 Sep;46(9):1008-16.
  2. Kappel F, Fink M, Batzel JJ.
    Aspects of control of the cardiovascular-respiratory system during orthostatic stress induced by lower body negative pressure.
    Math Biosci. 2006 Aug 26; [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Fessel J, Robertson D.
    Orthostatic hypertension: When pressor reflexes overcompensate.
    Nat Clin Pract Nephrol. 2006 Aug;2(8):424-31.
    This paper can be obtained online without charge after registering at the publisher’s site.
  4. Capelli C, Antonutto G, Kenfack MA, Cautero M, Lador F, Moia C, Tam E, Ferretti G.
    Factors determining the time course of [(V)\dot]O2max decay during bedrest: Implications for [(V)\dot]O2max limitation.
    Eur J Appl Physiol. 2006 Sep;98(2):152-60. Epub 2006 Aug 19.
  5. Gilsanz V, Wren TA, Sanchez M, Dorey F, Judex S, Rubin C.
    Low-level, high-frequency mechanical signals enhance musculoskeletal development of young women with low BMD.
    J Bone Miner Res. 2006 Sep;21(9):1464-74.
  6. Muth ER.
    Motion and space sickness: Intestinal and autonomic correlates.
    Auton Neurosci. 2006 Sep 1; [Epub ahead of print]
  7. Golding JF.
    Motion sickness susceptibility.
    Auton Neurosci. 2006 Aug 22; [Epub ahead of print]
  8. Tribukait A, Eiken O.
    The human sense of the head’s polarity is influenced by changes in the magnitude of gravity.
    Brain Cogn. 2006 Aug 25; [Epub ahead of print]
  9. Holly JE, Pierce SE, McCollum G.
    Head tilt-translation combinations distinguished at the level of neurons.
    Biol Cybern. 2006 Aug 30; [Epub ahead of print]
  10. Vandewalle G, Balteau E, Phillips C, Degueldre C, Moreau V, Sterpenich V, Albouy G, Darsaud A, Desseilles M, Dang-Vu TT, Peigneux P, Luxen A, Dijk DJ, Maquet P.
    Daytime light exposure dynamically enhances brain responses.
    Curr Biol. 2006 Aug 22;16(16):1616-21.
  11. Inaniwa T, Kohno T, Tomitani T, Urakabe E, Sato S, Kanazawa M, Kanai T.
    Experimental determination of particle range and dose distribution in thick targets through fragmentation reactions of stable heavy ions.
    Phys Med Biol. 2006 Sep 7;51(17):4129-46. Epub 2006 Aug 8.
  12. Halperin EC.
    Particle therapy and treatment of cancer.
    Lancet Oncol. 2006 Aug;7(8):676-85.
  13. Rucci N, Rufo A, Alamanou M, Teti A.
    Modeled microgravity stimulates osteoclastogenesis and bone resorption by increasing osteoblast RANKL/OPG ratio.
    J Cell Biochem. 2006 Aug 22; [Epub ahead of print]
  14. Jaillais Y, Fobis-Loisy I, Miege C, Rollin C, Gaude T.
    AtSNX1 defines an endosome for auxin-carrier trafficking in Arabidopsis.
    Nature. 2006 Sep 7;443(7107):106-9. Epub 2006 Aug 27.
  15. Borsics T, Webb D, Andeme-Ondzighi C, Staehelin LA, Christopher DA.
    The cyclic nucleotide-gated calmodulin-binding channel AtCNGC10 localizes to the plasma membrane and influences numerous growth responses and starch accumulation in Arabidopsis thaliana.
    Planta. 2006 Aug 31; [Epub ahead of print]
  16. De Micco V, Scala M, Aronne G.
    Effects of simulated microgravity on male gametophyte of Prunus, Pyrus, and Brassica species.
    Protoplasma. 2006 Aug;228(1-3):121-6. Epub 2006 Aug 31.

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