Status Report

NASA Spaceline Current Awareness October 30, 2009

By SpaceRef Editor
October 23, 2009
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  1. Tian J, Pecaut MJ, Slater JM, Gridley DS. Spaceflight modulates expression of extracellular matrix, adhesion and profibrotic molecules in mouse lung. J Appl Physiol. 2009 Oct 22. [Epub ahead of print] Note: STS-118 results. The overall flight experiment was sponsored by Amgen.
  2. Waldorff EI, Christenson KB, Cooney LA, Goldstein SA. Microdamage repair and remodeling requires mechanical loading. J Bone Miner Res. 2009 Oct 12. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Rosenzweig JA, Abogunde O, Thomas K, Lawal A, Nguyen YU, Sodipe A, Jejelowo O. Spaceflight and modeled microgravity effects on microbial growth and virulence. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2009 Oct 22. [Epub ahead of print] Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.
  4. Sargsyan AE, Hamilton DR, Melton SL, Amponsah D, Marshall NE, Dulchavsky SA. Ultrasonic evaluation of pupillary light reflex. Crit Ultrasound J. 2009 Oct 21. [Epub ahead of print] (PI: S.A. Dulchavsky) Note: This article may temporarily be obtained online without charge.
  5. Andarawewa KL, Chou WS, Costes SV, Barcellos-Hoff MH. Persistent phenotypic responses of human mammary epithelial cells induced by ionizing radiation. Acta Med Nagasaki. 2008;53(Suppl.):S61-3. (PI: M.H. Barcellos-Hoff/NSCOR) Note: This article may be obtained online without charge. You may need to download Japanese fonts to view the paper.
  6. Van Dongen HP, Belenky G. Individual differences in vulnerability to sleep loss in the work environment. Ind Health. 2009 Oct;47(5):518-26. (PI: H.P. Van Dongen) Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.
  7. Stanga J, Baldwin K, Masson PH. Joining forces: The interface of gravitropism and plastid protein import. Plant Signal Behav. 2009 Oct 30;4(10). [Epub ahead of print] (PI: P.H. Masson)

Other papers of interest:

  1. Canepari M, Pellegrino MA, D’Antona G, Bottinelli R. Single muscle fiber properties in aging and disuse. Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2009 Oct 16. [Epub ahead of print]
  2. Agostini F, Biolo G. Effect of physical activity on glutamine metabolism. Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care. 2009 Oct 16. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Lee K, So H, Gwag T, Ju H, Lee JW, Yamashita M, Choi I. Molecular mechanism underlying muscle mass retention in hibernating bats: Role of periodic arousal. J Cell Physiol. 2009 Oct 21. [Epub ahead of print]
  4. Kim JS, Wilson JM, Lee SR. Dietary implications on mechanisms of sarcopenia: Roles of protein, amino acids and antioxidants. J Nutr Biochem. 2009 Oct 1. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. Sen B, Styner M, Xie Z, Case N, Rubin CT, Rubin J. Mechanical loading regulates NFATc1 and {beta}-catenin signaling through a GSK3{beta} control node. J Biol Chem. 2009 Oct 19. [Epub ahead of print] Note: This article may currently be obtained online without charge.
  6. Zou J, Yang H, Miyazaki M, Morishita Y, Wei F, McGovern S, Wang JC. Dynamic bulging of intervertebral discs in the degenerative lumbar spine. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009 Nov 1;34(23):2545-50.
  7. Bi L, Qu LN, Huang ZM, Wang CY, Li Q, Tan YJ, Li YH. [Effects of parabolic flight on redox status in SH-SY5Y cells] Sheng Li Xue Bao. 2009 Oct 25;61(5):445-50. Chinese. Note: Parabolic flight results.
  8. Randsoe T, Hyldegaard O. Effect of oxygen breathing and perfluorocarbon emulsion treatment on air bubbles in adipose tissue during decompression sickness. J Appl Physiol. 2009 Oct 22. [Epub ahead of print]
  9. Pontier JM, Vallee N, Bourdon L. Bubble-induced platelet aggregation in a rat model of decompression sickness. J Appl Physiol. 2009 Oct 22. [Epub ahead of print]
  10. Ando J, Yamamoto K. Vascular mechanobiology: Endothelial cell responses to fluid shear stress. Circ J. 2009 Nov;73(11):1983-92. Epub 2009 Oct 5. Note: This article may be obtained online without charge.
  11. Ruget H, Blouin J, Coyle T, Mouchnino L. Modulation of proprioceptive inflow when initiating a step influences postural adjustments. Exp Brain Res. 2009 Oct 16. [Epub ahead of print] Note: Parabolic flight results.
  12. Kumagami H, Saino Y, Baba A, Fujiyama D, Takasaki K, Takahashi H. Subjective visual vertical test in patients with chronic dizziness without abnormal findings in routine vestibular function tests. Acta Otolaryngol Suppl. 2009 Jun;129(562):46-9.
  13. Beuls E, Van Houdt R, Leys N, Dijkstra C, Larkin O, Mahillon J. Bacillus thuringiensis conjugation in simulated microgravity. Astrobiology. 2009 Oct;9(8):797-805.
  14. Yin J, Kuebler WM. Mechanotransduction by TRP channels: General concepts and specific role in the vasculature. Cell Biochem Biophys. 2009 Oct 20. [Epub ahead of print]
  15. Hu SM, Zhou P, Fu Q. [Effect of wujia bugu recipe on intestinal calcium absorption in rats under simulated weightlessness manner] Zhongguo Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Za Zhi. 2009 Aug;29(8):729-32. Chinese.

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