Status Report

Spaceline/NASA Space Life Science Current Awareness – 9 February 2001

By SpaceRef Editor
February 9, 2001
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Warren LE, Horwitz BA, Hamilton JS, Fuller CA.
Effects of 2 G on adiposity, leptin, lipoprotein lipase, and uncoupling protein-1 in
lean and obese Zucker rats.
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Feb;90(2):606-14.
(PIs: C.A. Fuller, B.A. Horwitz and L.E. Warren: Graduate Student Research Project)

Doerzbacher KJ, Ray CA.
Muscle sympathetic nerve responses to physiological changes in prostaglandin
production in humans.
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Feb;90(2):624-9.
(PI: C.A. Ray)

Clark GB, Rafati DS, Bolton RJ, Dauwalder M, Roux SJ.
Redistribution of annexin in gravistimulated pea plumules.
Plant Physiol Biochem. 2000 Dec;38(12):937-47.
(PI: S.J. Roux)

Mehta SK, Bell-Robinson DM, Groves TO, Stetzenbach LD, Pierson DL.
Evaluation of portable air samplers for monitoring airborne culturable bacteria.
AIHAJ. 2000 Nov-Dec;61(6):850-4.
(PI: D.L. Pierson)

Kosterev AA, Tittel FK, Gmachl C, Capasso F, Sivco DL, Baillargeon JN, Cho AY.
Trace-gas detection in ambient air with a thermoelectrically cooled, pulsed
quantum-cascade distributed feedback laser.
Appl Optics. 2000 Dec 20;39(36):6866-72.
(PI: F.K. Tittel)

Carrier J, Monk TH.
Circadian rhythms of performance: new trends.
Chronobiol Int. 2000 Nov;17(6):719-32.
PMID: 11128289
(PI: T.H. Monk)

Rubin DN, Yazbek N, Garcia MJ, Stewart WJ, Thomas JD.
Qualitative and quantitative effects of harmonic echocardiographic imaging on
endocardial edge definition and side-lobe artifacts
J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2000 Nov;13(11):1012-8.
PMID: 11093103
(PI: J.D. Thomas)

Blancaflor EB, Gilroy S.
Plant cell biology in the new millennium: new tools and new insights.
Am J Bot. 2000 Nov;87(11):1547-60.
PMID: 11080104
(PI: S. Gilroy)

Stankovic B, Vian A, Henry-Vian C, Davies E.
Molecular cloning and characterization of a tomato cDNA encoding a systematically
wound-inducible bZIP DNA-binding protein.
Planta. 2000 Dec;212(1):60-6.
(PI: E. Davies: NASA/NSF Joint Program in Plant Biology)

Schroeder MJ, Phaniraj V, Koenig SC, Latham RD, Ewert DL.
The role of arterial elastance in ventricular-arterial coupling in normal gravity and
altered acceleration environments.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 2001 Jan;72(1):1-7.
(PI: V.A. Convertino)

Asaad NA, Zeng ZC, Guan J, Thacker J, Iliakis G.
Homologous recombination as a potential target for caffeine radiosensitization in
mammalian cells: reduced radiosensitization in XRCC2 and XRCC3 mutants.
Oncogene. 2000 Nov 23;19(50):5788-800.
(PI: G. Iliakis)

Wassersug RJ.
Vertebrate biology in microgravity.
Am Sci. 2001 Jan-Feb;89(1):46-53.

Sundblad P, Spaak J, Linnarsson D.
Cardiovascular responses to upright and supine exercise in humans after 6 weeks
of head-down tilt (-6 degrees).
Eur J Appl Physiol. 2000 Nov;83(4 -5):303-9.
PMID: 11138568

Bussmann JB, Damen L, Stam HJ.
Analysis and decomposition of signals obtained by thigh-fixed uni-axial
accelerometry during normal walking.
Med Biol Eng Comput. 2000;38(6):632-8.

Pawloski JR, Hess DT, Stamler JS.
Export by red blood cells of nitric oxide bioactivity.
Nature. 2001 Feb 1;409(6820):622-6.

Sheriff DD, Isdahl WM, Nelson CD, Werchan PM.
Brief exposure to -Gz reduces cerebral perfusion pressure during subsequent +Gz
stress in rats.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 2001 Jan;72(1):8-12.

Dobie T, McBride D, Dobie T Jr, May J.
The effects of age and sex on susceptibility to motion sickness.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 2001 Jan;72(1):13-20.

Ferretti G, Berg HE, Minetti AE, Moia C, Rampichini S, Narici MV.
Maximal instantaneous muscular power after prolonged bed rest in humans.
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Feb;90(2):431-5.

Creighton DL, Morgan AL, Boardley D, Brolinson PG.
Weight-bearing exercise and markers of bone turnover in female athletes.
J Appl Physiol. 2001 Feb;90(2):565-70.

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