Status Report

NASA Spaceline Current Awareness List #669 16 October 2015

By SpaceRef Editor
October 16, 2015
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Papers deriving from NASA support:



Evans JM, Ribeiro LC, Moore FB, Wang S, Zhang Q, Kostas V, Ferguson CR, Serrador J, Falvo M, Stenger MB, Goswami N, Rask JC, Smith JD, Knapp CF.

Hypovolemic men and women regulate blood pressure differently following exposure to artificial gravity.

Eur J Appl Physiol. 2015 Oct 5. [Epub ahead of print]

Note: Bed rest study.

Journal Impact Factor: 2.187

Funding: “This study was supported by KY NASA EPSCoR, Grant NNX07AT58A, KY; KY State matching Grants; NASA Johnson Space Center Human Research Program; Supported by NASA and the War Related Illness & Injury Study Center, Veterans Administration. War Related Illnesses and Injury Study Center, NJ Veterans Affairs and NASA Ames Research Center, Division of Space Biosciences and Human Health Countermeasures Project Element.”



Wilson JW, Slaba TC, Badavi FF, Reddell BD, Bahadori AA.

3DHZETRN: Neutron leakage in finite objects.

Life Sci Space Res. 2015 Oct 9. [Article in Press]

PI: J. Norbury

Journal Impact Factor: 1.183

Funding: “This work was supported by the Human Research Program under the Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate of NASA and by NASA Grant number NNX09AR20A.”



Bloomberg JJ, Peters BT, Cohen HS, Mulavara AP.

Enhancing astronaut performance using sensorimotor adaptability training.

Front Syst Neurosci. 2015 Sep 16;9:129.

PI: J.J. Bloomberg

Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Journal Impact Factor: Not available for this journal

Funding: “This work was supported through a NASA Cooperative Agreement NCC9-58 with the National Space Biomedical Research Institute and by grants from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.”



Spaeth AM, Dinges DF, Goel N.

Phenotypic vulnerability of energy balance responses to sleep loss in healthy adults.

Sci Rep. 2015 Oct 8;5:14920.

PI: D.F. Dinges

Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Journal Impact Factor: 5.578

Funding: “This research was supported by NIH grants R01 NR004281 (D.F.D.) and F31 AG044102 (A.M.S.); the Department of the Navy, Office of Naval Research Award No. N00014-11-1-0361 (N.G.); Clinical and Translational Research Center (CTRC) grant UL1TR000003; and National Space Biomedical Research Institute through NASA award NCC 9-58 (D.F.D.).”



Basner M, Spaeth AM, Dinges DF.

Sociodemographic characteristics and waking activities and their role in the timing and duration of sleep.

Sleep. 2014 Dec;37(12):1889-906.

PI: M. Basner

Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.

Journal Impact Factor: 4.591

Funding: “Supported by NIH NR004281 and by the National Space Biomedical Research Institute through NASA NCC 9-58. The American Time Use Survey was sponsored by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau.”



Kozlowski SWJ.

Advancing research on team process dynamics: Theoretical, methodological, and measurement considerations.

Organizational Psychology Review. 2015 Nov 1;5(4):270-99.

PI: S.W.J. Kozlowski

Journal Impact Factor: Not available for this journal

Funding: “I gratefully acknowledge the Agency for Health Research and Quality (AHRQ, R. Fernandez, Principal Investigator, S. W. J. Kozlowski, Co-Investigator, 1R18HS020295-01), the Army Research Institute (ARI; W911NF-14-1-0026, S. W. J. Kozlowski and G. T. Chao, Principal Investigators), the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA; NNX09AK47G, NNX12AR15G & NNX13AM77G, S.W.J. Kozlowski, Principal Investigator), and the Office of Naval Research (ONR), Command Decision Making (CDM) Program (N00014-09-1-0519, S.W.J. Kozlowski and G. T. Chao, Principal Investigators) for support that, in part, assisted the composition of this article.”



Vollman A, Hulen R, Dulchavsky S, Pinchcofsky H, Amponsah D, Jacobsen G, Dulchavsky A, van Holsbeeck M.

Educational benefits of fusing magnetic resonance imaging with sonograms.

J Clin Ultrasound. 2014 Jun;42(5):257-63.

PI: S.A. Dulchavsky

Journal Impact Factor: 0.691

Funding: “This work was supported by NASA Grant B51026.”



Other papers of interest:



Zhang LL, Wang JQ, Qi RR, Pan LL, Li M, Cai YL.

Motion sickness: Current knowledge and recent advance.

CNS Neurosci Ther. 2015 Oct 9. [Epub ahead of print] Review.



Shin KJ, Kim SE, Park KM, Park J, Ha SY, Kim SE, Kwon OY.

Cerebral hemodynamics in orthostatic intolerance with normal head-up tilt test.

Acta Neurol Scand. 2015 Oct 2. [Epub ahead of print]



Havenstein N, Langer F, Stefanski V, Fietz J.

It takes two to tango: Phagocyte and lymphocyte numbers in a small mammalian hibernator.

Brain Behav Immun. 2015 Oct 7. [Epub ahead of print]



Liu W, Zhu X, Zhao L, Yang X, Cao F, Huang Y, Mu P.

[Effects of simulated weightlessness on biological activity of human NK cells induced by IL-2].

Xi Bao Yu Fen Zi Mian Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2015 Oct;31(10):1297-300. Chinese.

Note: The methods of weightlessness simulation is not provided in the English abstract.



Grassmann M, Vlemincx E, von Leupoldt A, Van den Bergh O.

The role of respiratory measures to assess mental load in pilot selection.

Ergonomics. 2015 Oct 7:1-9. [Epub ahead of print]



Feng HZ, Chen X, Malek M, Jin JP.

Slow recovery of fatigue resistance in mouse soleus muscle corresponding to decreased mitochondrial function and a compensatory increase in type I slow fibers.

Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2015 Oct 7:ajpcell.00173.2015. [Epub ahead of print]

Note: Hindlimb unloading study.



Dokka K, DeAngelis GC, Angelaki DE.

Multisensory integration of visual and vestibular signals improves heading discrimination in the presence of a moving object.

J Neurosci. 2015 Oct 7;35(40):13599-607.



Ranieri D, Cucina A, Bizzarri M, Alimandi M, Torrisi MR.

Microgravity influences circadian clock oscillation in human keratinocytes.

FEBS Open Bio. 2015 Aug 31;5:717-23.

Note: A Random Positioning Machine was used. This article may be obtained online without charge.



Bornemann G, Waßer K, Tonat T, Moeller R, Bohmeier M, Hauslage J.

Natural microbial populations in a water-based biowaste management system for space life support.

Life Sci Space Res. 2015 Oct 9. [Article in Press]



Ryu JY, Kim JY, Park CM.

Adaptive thermal control of stem gravitropism through alternative RNA splicing in Arabidopsis.

Plant Signal Behav. 2015 Oct 9:0. [Epub ahead of print]



Hung L-F, Tsai C-C, Chen S-J, Huang Y-S, Kuo-Huang L-L.

Study of tension wood in the artificially inclined seedlings of Koelreuteria henryi Dummer and its biomechanical function of negative gravitropism.

Trees. 2015 Oct 6:1-17. [Article in Press]



Mo M, Yokawa K, Wan Y, Baluška F.

How and why do root apices sense light under the soil surface?

Front Plant Sci. 2015 Sep 24;6:775.

Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.



Bollmann L, Koser DE, Shahapure R, Gautier HO, Holzapfel GA, Scarcelli G, Gather MC, Ulbricht E, Franze K.

Microglia mechanics: Immune activation alters traction forces and durotaxis.

Front Cell Neurosci. 2015 Sep 23;9:363.

Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.



Kerr JP, Robison P, Shi G, Bogush AI, Kempema AM, Hexum JK, Becerra N, Harki DA, Martin SS, Raiteri R, Prosser BL, Ward CW.

Detyrosinated microtubules modulate mechanotransduction in heart and skeletal muscle.

Nat Commun. 2015 Oct 8;6:8526.

Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.

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