Status Report

NASA Spaceline Current Awareness December 31, 2010

By SpaceRef Editor
December 31, 2010
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Dyckman DJ, Sauder CL, Ray CA. Glycerol-induced fluid shifts attenuate the vestibulosympathetic reflex in humans. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2010 Dec 22. [Epub ahead of print] (PI: C.A. Ray)

Liang MT, Braun W, Bassin SL, Dutto D, Pontello A, Wong ND, Spalding TW, Arnaud SB. Effect of high-impact aerobics and strength training on BMD in young women aged 20-35 years. Int J Sports Med. 2010 Dec 16. [Epub ahead of print]

Barcellos-Hoff MH. Stromal mediation of radiation carcinogenesis. J Mammary Gland Biol Neoplasia. 2010 Dec;15(4):381-7. Epub 2010 Dec 23. (PI: M.H. Barcellos-Hoff/NSCOR)

West KE, Jablonski MR, Warfield B, Cecil KS, James M, Ayers MA, Maida J, Bowen C, Sliney DH, Rollag MD, Hanifin JP, Brainard GC. Blue light from light-emitting diodes (LEDs) elicits a dose-dependent suppression of melatonin in humans. J Appl Physiol. 2010 Dec 16. [Epub ahead of print] (PI: G.C. Brainard)

Crabbe A, Schurr MJ, Monsieurs P, Morici L, Schurr J, Wilson JW, Ott CM, Tsaprailis G, Pierson DL, Stefanyshyn-Piper H, Nickerson CA. Transcriptional and proteomic response of Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1 to spaceflight conditions involves Hfq regulation and reveals a role for oxygen. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2010 Dec 17. [Epub ahead of print] (PI: C.A. Nickerson) Note: STS-115 results.

Liu Y, Stepanov VG, Strych U, Willson RC, Jackson GW, Fox GE. DNAzyme-mediated recovery of small recombinant RNAs from a 5S rRNA-derived chimera expressed in Escherichia coli. BMC Biotechnol. 2010 Dec 6;10:85. [Epub ahead of print] Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Other papers of interest:

Navasiolava NM, Custaud MA, Tomilovskaya ES, Larina IM, Mano T, Gauquelin-Koch G, Gharib C, Kozlovskaya IB. Long-term dry immersion: Review and prospects. Eur J Appl Physiol. 2010 Dec 14. [Epub ahead of print]

Kirkpatrick AW. 2010 Trauma Association of Canada presidential address: Why the Trauma Association of Canada should care about space medicine. J Trauma. 2010 Dec;69(6):1313-22. Note: This paper describes Canada’s space medicine and telemedicine programs and how they are relevant to trauma medicine.

Volf N. Auriculotherapy and acupuncture in space sickness. Acupunct Med. 2010 Dec;28(4):211-2. Note: This article is an anecdotal account of the use of acupuncture in the ear to try to reduce space motion sickness during parabolic flight. Despite technical difficulties performing acupuncture during the flight, none of the 14 treated people became ill.

Wagatsuma A, Kotake N, Kawachi T, Shiozuka M, Yamada S, Matsuda R. Mitochondrial adaptations in skeletal muscle to hindlimb unloading. Mol Cell Biochem. 2010 Dec 17. [Epub ahead of print]

Clemens TL, Karsenty G. The osteoblast: An insulin target cell controlling glucose homeostasis. J Bone Miner Res. 2010 Dec 16. [Epub ahead of print] Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Knothe Tate ML. Top down and bottom up engineering of bone. J Biomech. 2010 Dec 13. [Epub ahead of print]

Litovka IH. [Correction of the bone tissue changes in the deficit of mechanical loading] Fiziol Zh. 2010;56(3):41-8. Ukrainian.

Levashov MI, Safonov SL, Lakhin PV. [Effects of hypokinesia and hypoxia on the bone static electrogenesis] Fiziol Zh. 2010;56(3):62-9. Russian.

Yatagai F, Honma M, Takahashi A, Omori K, Suzuki H, Shimazu T, Seki M, Hashizume T, Ukai A, Sugasawa K, Abe T, Dohmae N, Enomoto S, Ohnishi T, Gordon A, Ishioka N. Frozen human cells can record radiation damage accumulated during space flight: Mutation induction and radioadaptation. Radiat Environ Biophys. 2010 Dec 14. [Epub ahead of print] Note: ISS results.

Cohen HS, Sangi-Haghpeykar H. Walking speed and vestibular disorders in a path integration task. Gait Posture. 2010 Dec 4. [Epub ahead of print]

Wolverton C, Paya AM, Toska J. Root cap angle and gravitropic response rate are uncoupled in the Arabidopsis pgm-1 mutant. Physiol Plant. 2010 Dec 9. [Epub ahead of print]

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