Status Report

Spaceline/NASA Space Life Science Current Awareness – 2 November 2001

By SpaceRef Editor
November 2, 2001
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Harm DL, Jennings RT, Meck JV, Powell MR, Putcha L, Sams CP, Schneider SM,
Shackelford LC, Smith SM, Whitson PA.
Highlighted Topics: Genome and Hormones: Gender Differences in Physiology.
Invited review: gender issues related to spaceflight: a NASA perspective.
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Nov;91(5):2374-83. Review.
(PIs: D.L. Harm, M.R. Powell, L. Putcha, C.P. Sams, S.M. Schneider, L.C. Shackleford, S.M. Smith and P.A. Whitson)

Gallagher KM, Fadel PJ, Smith SA, Norton KH, Querry RG, Olivencia-Yurvati A,
Raven PB.
Increases in intramuscular pressure raise arterial blood pressure during dynamic
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Nov;91(5):2351-58.
(PI: P.B. Raven)

Carlson CJ, Fan Z, Gordon SE, Booth FW.
Time course of the MAPK and PI3-kinase response within 24 h of skeletal muscle
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Nov;91(5):2079-87.
(PI: S.E. Gordon: Space Biology Research Associate)

Serrador JM, Wood SJ, Picot PA, Stein F, Kassam MS, Bondar RL, Rupert AH,
Schlegel TT.
Effect of acute exposure to hypergravity (G(X) vs. G(Z)) on dynamic cerebral
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Nov;91(5):1986-94.
(PI: T.T. Schlegel)

Maklad A, Quinn T, Fritzsch B.
Intracranial distribution of the sympathetic system in mice: DiI tracing and
immunocytochemical labeling.
Anat Rec. 2001 May 1;263(1):99-111.
(PI: B. Fritzsch)

Shoemaker JK, Hogeman CS, Khan M, Kimmerly DS, Sinoway LI.
Gender affects sympathetic and hemodynamic response to postural stress.
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2001 Nov;281(5):H2028-35.
(PI: L.I. Sinoway)

Ludwig DA, Vernikos J, Wade CE, Convertino VA.
Blood pressure changes during orthostatic stress: evidence of gender differences
in neuroeffector distribution.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 2001 Oct;72(10):892-8.
(PI: C.E. Wade and V.A. Convertino)

Stowe RP, Mehta SK, Ferrando AA, Feeback DL, Pierson DL.
Immune responses and latent herpesvirus reactivation in spaceflight.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 2001 Oct;72(10):884-91.
(PI: R.P. Stowe, Graduate Student Research Project, advisor: A.D. Barrett; D.L. Pierson)

Lin W, Qin YX, Rubin C.
Ultrasonic wave propagation in trabecular bone predicted by the stratified
Ann Biomed Eng. 2001 Sep;29(9):781-90.
(PI: C. Rubin)

Mestre DR, Masson GS, Stone LS.
Spatial scale of motion segmentation from speed cues.
Vision Res. 2001 Sep;41(21):2697-713.
(PI: L.S. Stone)

Paschalis EP, Verdelis K, Doty SB, Boskey AL, Mendelsohn R, Yamauchi M.
Spectroscopic characterization of collagen cross-links in bone.
J Bone Miner Res. 2001 Oct;16(10):1821-8.
(PI: M. Yamauchi)

Shelhamer M.
Use of a genetic algorithm for the analysis of eye movements from the linear
vestibulo-ocular reflex.
Ann Biomed Eng. 2001 Jun;29(6):510-22.
(PI: M. Shelhamer)

Garland JL, Cook KL, Adams JL, Kerkhof L.
Culturability as an indicator of succession in microbial communities.
Microb Ecol. 2001 Aug;42(2):150-8.
(PI: J.L. Garland)

Matsuura T, Ikata T, Takata S, Kashiwaguchi S, Niwa M, Sogabe T, Koga K.
Effect of weight bearing on recovery from nerve injury in skeletal muscle.
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Nov;91(5):2334-41.

Houtman S, Serrador JM, Colier WN, Strijbos DW, Shoemaker K, Hopman MT.
Changes in cerebral oxygenation and blood flow during LBNP in spinal
cord-injured individuals.
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Nov;91(5):2199-204.

Beske SD, Alvarez GE, Ballard TP, Davy KP.
Gender difference in cardiovagal baroreflex gain in humans.
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Nov;91(5):2088-92.

Cullen DM, Smith RT, Akhter MP.
Bone-loading response varies with strain magnitude and cycle number.
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Nov;91(5):1971-6.

Kondrachuk AV.
Models of the dynamics of otolithic membrane and hair cell bundle mechanics.
J Vestib Res. 2001;11(1):33-42.

Kondrachuk AV.
Finite element modeling of the 3D otolith structure.
J Vestib Res. 2001;11(1):13-32.

Kim JS, Sharpe JA.
The vertical vestibulo-ocular reflex, and its interaction with vision during
active head motion: effects of aging.
J Vestib Res. 2001;11(1):3-12.

Wray DW, Formes KJ, Weiss MS, O-Yurvati AH, Raven PB, Zhang R, Shi X.
Vagal cardiac function and arterial blood pressure stability.
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2001 Nov;281(5):H1870-80.

Bonnin P, Ben Driss A, Benessiano J, Maillet A, Pavy le Traon A, Levy BI.
Enhanced flow-dependent vasodilatation after bed rest, a possible mechanism for
orthostatic intolerance in humans.
Eur J Appl Physiol. 2001 Sep;85(5):420-6.

Tarasova O, Figourina I, Zotov A, Borovik A, Vinogradova O.
Effect of tail suspension on haemodynamics in intact and sympathectomized rats.
Eur J Appl Physiol. 2001 Sep;85(5):397-404.

Medical guidelines for space passengers. Aerospace Medical Association Task
Force on Space Travel.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 2001 Oct;72(10):948-50.

Bock O, Fowler B, Comfort D.
Human sensorimotor coordination during spaceflight: an analysis of pointing and
tracking responses during the “Neurolab” Space Shuttle mission.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 2001 Oct;72(10):877-83.

Campbell MR, Dawson DL, Melton S, Hooker D, Cantu H.
Surgical instrument restraint in weightlessness.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 2001 Oct;72(10):871-6.

Cabel DW, Cisek P, Scott SH.
Neural activity in primary motor cortex related to mechanical loads applied to
the shoulder and elbow during a postural task.
J Neurophysiol. 2001 Oct;86(4):2102-8.

Glasauer S, Dieterich M, Brandt T.
Central positional nystagmus simulated by a mathematical ocular motor model of
otolith-dependent modification of Listing’s plane.
J Neurophysiol. 2001 Oct;86(4):1546-54.

Mitchell PO, Pavlath GK.
A muscle precursor cell-dependent pathway contributes to muscle growth after
Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2001 Nov;281(5):C1706-15.

Bigard AX, Zoll J, Ribera F, Mateo P, Sanchez H, Serrurier B,
Ventura-Clapier R.
Influence of overload on phenotypic remodeling in regenerated skeletal muscle.
Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2001 Nov;281(5):C1686-94.

Donahue SW, Jacobs CR, Donahue HJ.
Flow-induced calcium oscillations in rat osteoblasts are age, loading frequency,
and shear stress dependent.
Am J Physiol Cell Physiol. 2001 Nov;281(5):C1635-41.

Donnelly J, Thompson A, O’Sullivan D, Drury LO, Wenzel KP.
The cosmic ray actinide charge spectrum derived from a 10 m2 array of solid
state nuclear track detectors in Earth orbit.
Radiat Meas. 2001 Jun;34(1-6):273-6.

Gunther W, Heinrich W, Flesch F, Reitz G.
Energy spectra of HZE-particles inside the International Space Station.
Radiat Meas. 2001 Jun;34(1-6):245-7.

Rusov V, Zelentsova T, Melentchuk I, Beglaryan M.
About some physical mechanisms of statistics of radiation-induced effects
formation and non-linear cell response in low dose area.
Radiat Meas. 2001 Jun;34(1-6):105-8.

Meier MM, Reitz G.
Determination of charge states of single swift heavy projectiles by high-energy
Radiat Meas. 2001 Jun;34(1-6):281-5.

Kondratyeva MA, Tretyakova CA, Tretyakova SP, Zhuravlev DA.
Anomalous cosmic ray carbon and oxygen tracks in CN-Kodak.
Radiat Meas. 2001 Jun;34(1-6):293-5.

Dong Q, Shen XY.
[Research proceeding on the effect of microgravity on erythropoiesis].
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Aug;14(4):298-302. Chinese. Review.

Fu CJ, Yang LJ, Cao XS, Chen XZ, Zhang LF.
[Changes of human recombination bone morphogenetic protein-2 in bone and marrow
in tail suspended rats].
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Aug;14(4):295-7. Chinese.

Zhang H, Wang T, Chen JH, Wen XL, Zhong P, Song JP.
[Effect of simulated weightlessness on the apoptosis of thymus cells in
tail-suspended mice].
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Aug;14(4):291-4. Chinese.

Li JG, Li YX, Hua YJ, Jiang XC.
[A study on breeding of “Ganzaoxian 47” from dry seeds of rice carried by
recoverable satellite].
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Aug;14(4):286-90. Chinese.

Zhang WX, Chen JS, Li TQ, Zhao YJ, Li Z.
[Appraisal and analysis of heat removing characteristic of liquid cooling
garment using thermal manikin].
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Aug;14(4):257-60. Chinese.

Hao WY, Zhang LF, Wu XY, Bai J.
[A simulation study of effects of depressed myocardial contractility on
cardiovascular response to lower body negative pressure].
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Aug;14(4):253-6. Chinese.

Guo LG, Guo ZF, Xie JS, Wang LJ.
[Effects of 7 d -6 degrees bed-rest on postural equilibrium].
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Aug;14(4):248-52. Chinese.

Zhang LN, Cheng JH, Ni HY, Ma J, Zhang LF, Wu YH.
[Counteraction effect of intermittent -Gx on changes of responsiveness of
basilar artery in tail-suspended rats].
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Aug;14(4):244-7. Chinese.

Zhang QJ, Zhan H, Li T, Xin YM, Tang GX, Yan GD.
Effects of repeated +Gz exposures on lipid peroxidation of various organs in
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Aug;14(4):240-3.

Zhang S, Wu XY, Li YH, Zhang XY.
Effects of simulated weightlessness on the release of PGE2 in rat calvarial
osteoblasts induced by flow shear stress.
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Aug;14(4):235-9.

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