Ruth Hemmersbach


Affiliation: German Aerospace Center
Country: Germany


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    Hemmersbach R, Hader D. Graviresponses of certain ciliates and flagellates. FASEB J. 1999;13 Suppl:S69-75 pubmed
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    Hemmersbach R, Krause M, Braucker R, Ivanova K. Graviperception in ciliates: steps in the transduction chain. Adv Space Res. 2005;35:296-9 pubmed
    ..The corresponding data confirm the relaxation of the graviresponses in microgravity as well as the existence of thresholds of graviresponses, which are found to be in the range of 0.4xg (gravikinesis) and 0.6xg (gravitaxis). ..
  3. Wehland M, Aleshcheva G, Schulz H, Saar K, Hübner N, Hemmersbach R, et al. Differential gene expression of human chondrocytes cultured under short-term altered gravity conditions during parabolic flight maneuvers. Cell Commun Signal. 2015;13:18 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, this study provided new insights into the growth behavior of chondrocytes under short-term microgravity. ..
  4. Polinski E, Schueler O, Krause L, Wimmer M, Hemmersbach R, Goldbach H. 2-D clinorotation alters the uptake of some nutrients in Arabidopsis thaliana. J Plant Physiol. 2017;212:54-57 pubmed publisher
    ..The observed nutrient imbalances might have a negative impact on plant growth and nutritional quality during prolonged space missions. ..
  5. Albi E, Krüger M, Hemmersbach R, Lazzarini A, Cataldi S, Codini M, et al. Impact of Gravity on Thyroid Cells. Int J Mol Sci. 2017;18: pubmed publisher
    ..We also address the question whether normal and cancer cells show a different sensitivity concerning changes of environmental conditions. ..
  6. Brungs S, Kolanus W, Hemmersbach R. Syk phosphorylation - a gravisensitive step in macrophage signalling. Cell Commun Signal. 2015;13:9 pubmed publisher