Status Report

Spaceline/NASA Space Life Science Current Awareness – 27 July 2001

By SpaceRef Editor
July 27, 2001
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Wang N, Naruse K, Stamenovic D, Fredberg JJ, Mijailovich SM, Tolic-Norrelykke
IM, Polte T, Mannix R, Ingber DE.
Mechanical behavior in living cells consistent with the tensegrity model.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2001 Jul 3;98(14):7765-70.
(PI: D.E. Ingber)

Sangha DS, Han S, Purdy RE.
Simulated microgravity upregulates an endothelial vasoconstrictor prostaglandin.
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Aug;91(2):789-96.
(PI: R.E. Purdy)

Perhonen MA, Franco F, Lane LD, Buckey JC, Blomqvist CG, Zerwekh JE, Peshock
RM, Weatherall PT, Levine BD.
Cardiac atrophy after bed rest and spaceflight.
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Aug;91(2):645-53.
(PIs: C.G. Blomqvist ; B.D. Levine and C.G. Blomqvist: NSCORT in Integrated Physiology)

Kraemer SM, Vannais DB, Kronenberg A, Ueno A, Waldren CA.
Gamma-ray mutagenesis studies in a new human-hamster hybrid, A(L)CD59(+/-),
which has two human chromosomes 11 but is hemizygous for the CD59 gene.
Radiat Res. 2001 Jul;156(1):10-9.
(PI: A. Chatterjee: NSCORT in Radiation Health)

Peer WA, Brown DE, Tague BW, Muday GK, Taiz L, Murphy AS.
Flavonoid accumulation patterns of transparent testa mutants of Arabidopsis.
Plant Physiol. 2001 Jun;126(2):536-48.
(PI: G.K. Muday)

Brown DE, Rashotte AM, Murphy AS, Normanly J, Tague BW, Peer WA, Taiz L,
Muday GK.
Flavonoids act as negative regulators of auxin transport in vivo in Arabidopsis.
Plant Physiol. 2001 Jun;126(2):524-35.
(PIs: G.K. Muday ; G.K. Muday and C.S. Brown: NSCORT in Plant Gravitational Biology)

Scerbo MW, Freeman FG, Mikulka PJ, Parasuraman R, DiNocero F, Prinzel LJ 3rd.
The efficacy of psychophysiological measures for implementing adaptive technology.
Hampton, Va. : National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Langley Research
Center, 2001. 66 p. : ill. (NASA technical paper ; 2001-211018)
(PI: R. Parasuraman)

Edgerton VR, deLeon RD, Harkema SJ, Hodgson JA, London N, Reinkensmeyer DJ, Roy
RR, Talmadge RJ, Tillakaratne NJ, Timoszyk W, Tobin A.
Retraining the injured spinal cord.
J Physiol. 2001 May 15;533(Pt 1):15-22.
(PI: V.R. Edgerton)

Wong GP, Mair RW, Walsworth RL, Cory DG.
Measurement of persistence in 1D diffusion.
Phys Rev Lett. 2001 Apr 30;86(18):4156-9.
(PI: R.L. Walsworth)

Ni J, Coldiron SJ, Zhong CJ, Porter MD.
Electrochemically-actuated mercury valve for flow rate and direction control: design,
characterization, and applications.
J Electroanal Chem. 2001;504:166-74.
(PI: M.D. Porter)

Menzel L, Kosterev AA, Curl RF, Tittel FK, Gmachl C, Capasso F, Sivco DL,
Baillargeon JN, Hutchinson AL, Cho AY, Urban W.
Spectroscopic detection of biological NO with a quantum cascade laser.
Appl Phys B. 2001 May;72(7): 859-63.
(PI: F.K. Tittel)

Moseyko N, Feldman LJ.
Expression of pH-sensitive green fluorescent protein in Arabidopsis thaliana.
Plant Cell Environ. 2001 May;24(5):557-63.
(PI: L.J. Feldman)

Shelhamer M, Roberts DC, Zee DS.
Dynamics of the human linear vestibulo-ocular reflex at medium frequency and
modification by short-term training.
J Vestib Res. 2000;10(6):271-82.
(PI: M. Shelhamer)

Hegemann S, Shelhamer M, Kramer PD, Zee DS.
Adaptation of the phase of the human linear vestibulo-ocular reflex (LVOR) and
effects on the oculomotor neural integrator.
J Vestib Res. 2000;10(4-5):239-47.
(PI: M. Shelhamer)

Lawler A.
News of the week: Space Station science. Congress orders halt to planned NASA cuts.
Science. 2001 Jul 20;293(5529):408.

Hill MA, Zou H, Potocnik SJ, Meininger GA, Davis MJ.
Invited review: arteriolar smooth muscle mechanotransduction: Ca(2+) signaling
pathways underlying myogenic reactivity.
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Aug;91(2):973-83.

Moalli MR, Wang S, Caldwell NJ, Patil PV, Maynard CR.
Mechanical stimulation induces pp125(FAK) and pp60(src) activity in an in vivo
model of trabecular bone formation.
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Aug;91(2):912-8.

Martineau LC, Gardiner PF.
Insight into skeletal muscle mechanotransduction: MAPK activation is
quantitatively related to tension.
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Aug;91(2):693-702.

Bey L, Areiqat E, Sano A, Hamilton MT.
Reduced lipoprotein lipase activity in postural skeletal muscle during aging.
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Aug;91(2):687-92.

Gustafsson PM, Eiken O, Gronkvist M.
Effects of hypergravity and anti-G suit pressure on intraregional ventilation
distribution during VC breaths.
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Aug;91(2):637-44.

Uno Y, Horii A, Umemoto M, Hasegawa T, Doi K, Uno A, Takemura T, Kubo T.
Effects of hypergravity on morphology and osteopontin expression in the rat
otolith organs.
J Vestib Res. 2000;10(6):283-9.

Gianna CC, Gresty MA, Bronstein AM.
The human linear vestibulo-ocular reflex to transient accelerations: visual
modulation of suppression and enhancement.
J Vestib Res. 2000;10(4-5):227-38.

Bringoux L, Marin L, Nougier V, Barraud PA, Raphel C.
Effects of gymnastics expertise on the perception of body orientation in the
pitch dimension.
J Vestib Res. 2000;10(6):251-8.

Sato J, Tachibana M, Numata T, Nishino T, Konno A.
Differences in the dynamic cerebrovascular response between stepwise up tilt and
down tilt in humans.
Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2001 Aug;281(2):H774-83.

Cui J, Iwase S, Mano T, Katayama N, Mori S.
Muscle sympathetic outflow during horizontal linear acceleration in humans.
Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2001 Aug;281(2):R625-34.

Floras JS, Butler GC, Ando SI, Brooks SC, Pollard MJ, Picton P.
Differential sympathetic nerve and heart rate spectral effects of nonhypotensive
lower body negative pressure.
Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2001 Aug;281(2):R468-75.

Horowitz TS, Cade BE, Wolfe JM, Czeisler CA.
Efficacy of bright light and sleep/darkness scheduling in alleviating circadian
maladaptation to night work.
Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2001 Aug;281(2):E384-91.

Tupling R, Green H, Senisterra G, Lepock J, McKee N.
Effects of ischemia on sarcoplasmic reticulum Ca(2+) uptake and Ca(2+) release
in rat skeletal muscle.
Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2001 Aug;281(2):E224-32.

Joo JH, Bae YS, Lee JS.
Role of auxin-induced reactive oxygen species in root gravitropism.
Plant Physiol. 2001 Jul;126(3):1055-60.

Reddick V.
Ultrasound aboard the international space station.
Radiol Manage. 2001 May-Jun;23(3):22-4.

Jia H-B, Yu L-S, Bi H-Z, Wang K-N, Liu Z, Xie S-J.
Ground simulation of the G-excess illusion.
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Apr;14(2):88-91.

Sun X-Q, Yao Y-J, Wu X-Y, Hao W-Y, Jiang S-Z, Qiao Z-L.
[Changes of cerebral blood flow during 21 d head-down tilt bed rest and the effect of
lower body negative pressure during the last week].
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Apr;14(2):92-6. Chinese.

Zhao L, Wei J-H, Ren W.
[Changes of brain potentials related to auditory location discrimination during
simulated weightlessness].
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Apr;14(2):97-101. Chinese.

Liu B-K, Wang X-M, Wang Y-L, Jiang S-Z.
[Human dynamic response to landing impact in selected body orientations].
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Apr;14(2):120-2. Chinese.

Liu H-J, Cai Q, Ji G-Y, Wang Z, Jiang J-D, Zhu M-C.
[Experimental studies of the protective effects of basic fibroblast growth factor and
Radix Salviae Miltiorrhizae on brain injury in rats caused by repeated exposures to
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Apr;14(2):137-9. Chinese.

Sun H-D, Gai Y-Q, Xie J-S, Yu Y-R.
[Changes of dynamic ECG before, during, and after parabolic flight].
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Apr;14(2):140-3. Chinese.

Zhou Q-X, Jiang G-H.
[Ergonomic research on crew module layout in manned spacecraft system].
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing). 2001 Apr;14(2):144-8. Chinese.

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