Status Report

Spaceline/NASA Space Life Science Current Awareness – 16 March 2001

By SpaceRef Editor
March 16, 2001
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Kashani AH, Chen BM, Grinnell AD.
Hypertonic enhancement of transmitter release from frog motor nerve terminals:
Ca2+ independence and role of integrins.
J Physiol. 2001 Jan 15;530(Pt 2):243-52.
(PI: A.D. Grinnell)

Holter NS, Maritan A, Cieplak M, Fedoroff NV, Banavar JR.
Dynamic modeling of gene expression data.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2001 Feb 13;98(4):1693-8.
(PI: N.V. Fedoroff)

Muller SA, Haner M, Ortiz I, Aebi U, Epstein HF.
STEM analysis of Caenorhabditis elegans muscle thick filaments: evidence for
microdifferentiated substructures.
J Mol Biol. 2001 Feb 2;305(5):1035-44.
(PI: H.F. Epstein)

Vasquez EC, Beltz TG, Haskell RE, Johnson RF, Meyrelles SS, Davidson BL,
Johnson AK.
Adenovirus-mediated gene delivery to cells of the magnocellular
hypothalamo-neurohypophyseal system.
Exp Neurol. 2001 Feb;167(2):260-71.
(PI: A.K. Johnson)

Watson AB, Hu J, McGowan JF.
Digital video quality metric based on human vision.
J Electron Imaging. 2001 Jan;10(1):20-9.
(PI: A.B. Watson)

Lee S, Lueptow RM.
Reverse osmosis filtration for space mission wastewater: membrane
properties and operating conditions.
J Membr Sci. 2001 Feb 15;182(1-2):77-90.
(PI: R.M. Lueptow)

Heldt T, Shim EB, Kamm RD, Mark RG.
Computational model of cardiovascular function during orthostatic stress.
Comput Cardiol. 2000;777-80.
(PI: R.D. Kamm)

Brooks AL, Bao S, Rithidech K, Couch LA, Braby LA.
Relative effectiveness of HZE iron-56 particles for the induction of cytogenetic
damage In vivo.
Radiat Res. 2001 Feb;155(2):353-9.
(PI: A.L. Brooks)

Subbarao GV, Wheeler RM, Stutte GW.
Feasibility of substituting sodium for potassium in crop plants for advanced life support
Life Support Biosph Sci 2000;7(3):225-32.
(PI: J.C. Sager)

Greenwalt CJ, Hunter J.
Analysis of edible oil processing options for the BIO-Plex Advanced Life Support
Life Support Biosph Sci 2000;7(3):233-42.
(PI: J. Hunter)

Greenwalt CJ, Hunter JB, Lin S, McKenzie S, Denvir A.
Ozonation and alkaline-peroxide pretreatment of wheat straw for Cryptococcus curvatus
Life Support Biosph Sci 2000;7(3):243-9.
(PI: J.B. Hunter)

Lee S, Lueptow RM.
Toward a reverse osmosis membrane system for recycling space mission wastewater.
Life Support Biosph Sci 2000;7(3):251-61.
(PI: R.M. Lueptow)

Campbell WF, Bubenheim DL, Salisbury FB, Bingham GE, McManus WR, Biesinger HD,
Strickland DT, Levinskikh M, Sytchev VN, Podolsky I, Ivanova I, Chernova L, Jahns G.
Silica deposition on the leaves of Mir- and Earth-grown Super Dwarf wheat.
Life Support Biosph Sci 2000;7(3):263-72.
(PI: W.F. Campbell)

Kosik KS.
The high flying genome.
Bioessays. 2001 Feb;23(2):203-5. No abstract available.
(PI: K.S. Kosik)

Qin JX, Shiota T, Thomas JD.
Determination of left ventricular volume, ejection fraction, and myocardial mass
by real-time three-dimensional echocardiography.
Echocardiography. 2000 Nov;17(8):781-6. Review.
(PI: J.D. Thomas)

Goldberg AL, Elledge SJ, Harper JW.
The cellular chamber of doom.
Sci Am. 2001 Jan;284(1):68-73. No abstract available.
(PI: A.L. Goldberg)

Piao CQ, Hei TK.
Gene amplification and microsatellite instability induced in tumorigenic human
bronchial epithelial cells by alpha particles and heavy ions.
Radiat Res. 2001 Jan;155(1 Pt 2):263-7.
(PI: E.J. Hall)

Zhao YL, Piao CQ, Hall EJ, Hei TK.
Mechanisms of radiation-induced neoplastic transformation of human bronchial
epithelial cells.
Radiat Res. 2001 Jan;155(1 Pt 2):230-4.
(PI: E.J. Hall)

Maccarrone M, Finazzi-Agro A.
Microgravity increases the affinity of lipoxygenases for free fatty acids.
FEBS Lett. 2001 Feb 2;489(2-3):283. No abstract available.

Wright N, McGown A.
Vigilance on the civil flight deck: incidence of sleepiness and sleep during
long-haul flights and associated changes in physiological parameters.
Ergonomics. 2001 Jan 15;44(1):82-106.

Karlberg M, McGarvie L, Magnusson M, Aw ST, Halmagyi GM.
The effects of galvanic stimulation on the human vestibulo-ocular reflex.
Neuroreport. 2000 Nov 27;11(17):3897-901.

Kleen M, Zwissler B.
Physiology of pulmonary perfusion: new concepts.
Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2001;14(1):51-7.

Williams DR, Bashshur RL, Pool SL, Doarn CR, Merrell RC, Logan JS.
A strategic vision for telemedicine and medical informatics in space flight.
Telemed J E Health. 2000;6(4):441-8. No abstract available.

Himmelspach R, Nick P.
Gravitropic microtubule reorientation can be uncoupled from growth.
Planta. 2001 Jan;212(2):184-9.

Pogodin MA, Donina ZA, Lavrova IN, Baranov VM, Kotov AN, Tikhonov MA.
[Effect of the body antiorthostatic posture on various circulation and
respiration parameters in anesthetised cats].
Ross Fiziol Zh Im I M Sechenova. 2000 Dec;86(12):1587-93. Russian.

Kamigaichi S, Uchida S.
[Aquatic animal research in space].
Tanpakushitsu Kakusan Koso. 2000 Dec;45(17 Suppl):2967-72. Review. Japanese. No
abstract available.

Bouffler SD, Haines JW, Edwards AA, Harrison JD, Cox R.
Lack of detectable transmissible chromosomal instability after in vivo or in
vitro exposure of mouse bone marrow cells to 224Ra alpha particles.
Radiat Res. 2001 Feb;155(2):345-52.

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