united states national aeronautics and space administration
Summary: An independent Federal agency established in 1958. It conducts research for the solution of problems of flight within and outside the Earth's atmosphere and develops, constructs, tests, and operates aeronautical and space vehicles. (From U.S. Government Manual, 1993)
Publications165 found, 100 shown here
- Long-duration head-down bed rest: project overview, vital signs, and fluid balanceJanice V Meck
HumanAdaptation and Countermeasures Division, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 80:A1-8. 2009..With limited resources aboard the International Space Station for human research, the bed rest analog will be a primary platform on which countermeasures will be developed and tested for lunar and Mars mission scenarios...
- The NASA Astrobiology RoadmapDavid J Des Marais
Space Science Division, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, California, USA
Astrobiology 8:715-30. 2008..For each of these goals, Science Objectives outline more specific high priority efforts for the next three to five years. These eighteen objectives are being integrated with NASA strategic planning...
- FTIR reflectance of selected minerals and their mixtures: implications for ground temperature-sensor monitoring on Mars surface environment (NASA/MSL-Rover Environmental Monitoring Station)M Paz Martín-Redondo
Centro de Astrobiologia, CSIC INTA, Associated to the NASA Astrobiology Institute, Ctra de Ajalvir, Km 4, 28850, Torrejon de Ardoz, Madrid, Spain
J Environ Monit 11:1428-32. 2009....
- Challenges of assuring crew safety in space shuttle missions with international cargoesC Vongsouthy
Boeing North American, Inc, Reusable Space Systems, Downey, CA, USA
Acta Astronaut 54:215-9. 2004....
- International Space Station: testing timesTony Reichhardt
Nature 436:902-3. 2005
- A critical strategy: ensuring behavioral health during extended-duration space missionsRichard S Willams
NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:B1-2. 2005
- NASA draws up blueprint for craft to reach Moon and MarsKendall Powell
Nature 436:895. 2005
- Mars orbiter ready to scout for future landing sites as NASA looks aheadTony Reichhardt
Nature 436:613. 2005
- Time to move on from shuttle, says astronaut. Interviewed by Tony ReichhardtGeorge Nelson
Nature 436:163. 2005
- The critics return to flightThomas D Jones
Aerosp Am 43:14-6. 2005..The discussion includes examples of skeptics' arguments and examples of NASA achievements that have had direct economic and social impacts on the United States...
- CryosystemM N De Parolis
Laboratory Support Equipment Section, ESTEC, Noordwijk, The Netherlands
ESA Bull 109:46-50. 2002....
- MSGM N De Parolis
Laboratory Support Equipment Section, ESTEC, Noordwijk, The Netherlands
ESA Bull 109:42-5. 2002..The MSG facility will also accommodate minor repair/servicing of hardware requiring a clean and/or an encapsulated working environment (e.g. the Fluid Science Laboratory's investigation containers)...
- "Escape" velocityThomas Jones
Aerosp Am 41:32-4. 2003..An astronaut reviews crew escape systems used in the NASA Shuttle Program and explores options for upgrading crew safety on future Shuttle missions...
- Space exploration. One nuclear leap to Mars?Richard Stone
Science 301:906-9. 2003
- Psychological issues relevant to astronaut selection for long-duration space flight: a review of the literatureDaniel L Collins
USAF, Manpower Aid Personnel Division Brooks Air Force Base, Texas, 78235 5601, USA
Hum Perf Extrem Environ 7:43-67. 2003....
- Space exploration: where 24 men have gone beforeGeoff Brumfiel
Nature 445:474-8. 2007
- Displays in spaceNicholas Colford
Human Engineering Limited, Westbury on Trym, Bristol, UK
Displays 23:75-85. 2002..A brief history of the evolution of such display systems covers developments from the Mercury rockets to the International Space Station...
- Space: where are we headed?Thomas D Jones
Aerosp Am 41:16-8. 2003..He presents arguments for sending astronauts to asteroids, the Moon, and Mars...
- Meditations on the new space vision: the Moon as a stepping stone to MarsW W Mendell
NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX, 77058, USA
Acta Astronaut 57:676-83. 2005..Therefore, NASA must enter into a partnership with some other entity--governmental, international, or commercial--that can responsibly carry on lunar development past the exploration phase...
- Remaking NASA. Versatility is the object for new crew vehicleCharles Seife
Science 303:617-8. 2004
- Multi-team dynamics and distributed expertise in imission operationsBarrett S Caldwell
School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2023, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:B145-53. 2005..This conceptual presentation is supplemented by analysis of quasi-experimental data collected from actual flight controllers at NASA-Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX...
- Behavioral health: integrating research and application in support of exploration missionsAlbert A Harrison
Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:B3-12. 2005..This paper presents an overview of the rationale and findings of that workshop...
- NASA. Life science research on space station is headed for big cutsAndrew Lawler
Science 308:610-1. 2005
- Behavioral health: the propaedeutic requirementJoseph V Brady
Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine and Institutes for Behavior Resources, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:B13-24. 2005....
- Human behavioral research in space: quandaries for research subjects and researchersMarc Shepanek
Deputy Chief of Medicine in Extreme Environments, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:B25-30. 2005..The challenge of research subject or patient confidentiality vs. mission safety and issues of personal flight status are addressed...
- Operational behavioral health and performance resources for international space station crews and familiesWalter E Sipes
Wyle Laboratories, Johnson Space Center, 1290 Hercules Drive, Houston, TX 77058, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:B36-41. 2005..Each of the four operational areas is summarized, as are future directions for the BHP program...
- Lessons learned from Mir--a payload perspectiveJohn J Uri
ISS Payloads Office, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, USA
Acta Astronaut 56:877-82. 2005..Among these are optimum crew training strategies, on-orbit crew operations, ground support, medical operations and crew psychological support, and safety certification processes...
- Humans to Mars: a feasibility and cost-benefit analysisBethany L Ehlmann
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63130, USA
Acta Astronaut 56:851-8. 2005..Hence, the decision of whether or not to undertake a human mission to Mars is a political decision, and thus, educational and economic benefits are the crucial factors...
- Lunar precursor missions for human exploration of Mars--III: studies of system reliability and maintenanceW W Mendell
NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, USA
Acta Astronaut 55:773-80. 2004....
- Recent NASA research accomplishments aboard the ISSNeal R Pellis
Office of Biological and Physical Research OBPR, International Space Station ISS, National Aeronautics and Space Administration NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC, USA
Acta Astronaut 55:589-98. 2004....
- Analysis of a spacecraft life support system for a Mars missionM Czupalla
University of Applied Sciences, Aachen, Germany
Acta Astronaut 55:537-47. 2004..Equivalent System Mass analyses were used to compare each design against an open-loop (non-regenerable) baseline system...
- Invulnerability, coping, salutogenesis, integration: four phases of space psychologyPeter Suedfeld
Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:B61-6. 2005....
- Behavioral health in Antarctica: implications for long-duration space missionsDesmond J Lugg
Office of the Chief Health and Medical Officer, NASA Headquarters, Washington, DC 20546, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:B74-7. 2005..However, such cases may be serious and of high consequence, placing considerable demands on the mission crew and ground support to achieve a successful outcome, given the availability of pharmaceuticals and resources...
- Circadian rhythms, sleep, and performance in spaceM M Mallis
Fatigue Countermeasures Group, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:B94-107. 2005....
- Long-term personality data collection in support of spaceflight and analogue researchDavid M Musson
From the Human Factors Research Project, Dept of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, 78712, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:B119-25. 2005..A fundamental change in how research into human performance is funded would be required to ensure the ongoing development of such long-duration research databases...
- Cataract formation mechanisms and risk in aviation and space crewsJeffrey A Jones
NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 78:A56-66. 2007....
- Biohazard potential of putative Martian organisms during missions to MarsDavid Warmflash
Department of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Houston, TX, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 78:A79-88. 2007....
- Space and astronomy: the girl next doorEric Hand
Nature 450:606-8. 2007
- Planetary science. Safety versus science on next trips to MarsRichard A Kerr
Science 296:1006-8. 2002
- Dose measurements in space by the Hungarian Pille TLD systemI Apathy
KFKI Atomic Energy Research Institute, Budapest, Hungary
Radiat Meas 35:381-91. 2002..A detailed description of the system is given and the comprehensive results of these measurements are summarised...
- Amidst doubts, space research program takes flightEmma Marris
Nat Med 13:1123. 2007
- Columbia explosion may trigger fatal delays for space stationTony Reichhardt
Nature 421:561-2. 2003
- Phase 1 research program overviewJ J Uri
NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX, USA
Acta Astronaut 48:845-51. 2001..The cooperation developed during the program was instrumental in its success...
- Radiation risk and human space explorationW Schimmerling
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC 20546, USA
Adv Space Res 31:27-34. 2003..The NASA Strategic Plan to accomplish these objectives in a manner consistent with the high priority assigned to the protection and health maintenance of crews will be presented...
- One hundred US EVAs: a perspective on spacewalksRichard C Wilde
Acta Astronaut 51:579-90. 2002..Now, EVA is supporting assembly of ISS. This paper highlights development of US EVA capability within the context of the overarching mission objectives of the US human space flight program...
- Models of research-operational collaboration for behavioral health in spaceLawrence A Palinkas
Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0622, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:B52-60. 2005..To accomplish this, all stakeholders must participate in creating a culture of operational research...
- Following the water, the new program for Mars explorationG Scott Hubbard
NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA 94035 1000, USA
Acta Astronaut 51:337-50. 2002..In addition, key proposed international collaborations, especially those between NASA, CNES and ASI are outlined, as is an approach for a robust telecommunications infrastructure...
- Research requirements for operational decision-making using models of fatigue and performanceKarl E Friedl
US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, Frederick, MD, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 75:A192-9. 2004..Users should be made aware that current models and tests are not likely to encompass all of the aspects of human performance that are relevant to field environments and occupations...
- Shift changes, updates, and the on-call architecture in space shuttle mission controlE S Patterson
Institute for Ergonomics, Cognitive Systems Engineering Laboratory, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
Comput Support Coop Work 10:317-46. 2001..Implications for mitigating risk in the transition to 'on-call' architectures are discussed...
- The code of conduct for International Space Station crewsA Farand
Legal Affairs, ESA, Paris
ESA Bull 105:64-8. 2001..These standards had been developed over the previous six months by teams of Agency officials, working in close consultation with the competent authorities of the Partner States...
- Mechanical ventilation in orbit: emphasis on closed-loop ventilationDavid W Kaczka
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Respir Care Clin N Am 10:369-400, vii. 2004..Recommendations are made for enhancing and upgrading the current RSP to provide an injured crew member with the best possible chance of survival...
- Lean budget leaves scientists wanting moreGeoff Brumfiel
Nature 432:424. 2004
- Space medicine at the NASA-JSC, neutral buoyancy laboratorySamuel Strauss
Aviat Space Environ Med 79:732-3. 2008
- Crime scene investigations using portable, non-destructive space exploration technologyJacob I Trombka
Laboratory for Extraterrestrial Physics, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Building 2, Room S105, Code 691, Greenbelt, MD 20771, USA
Forensic Sci Int 129:1-9. 2002..Using data obtained from the open literature of the elemental composition of barium (Ba) and antimony (Sb) in handswipes of GSR, we believe that there may be a unique GSR signature based on the Sb to Ba ratio...
- Advances in space technology: the NSBRI Technology Development TeamR H Maurer
The Johns Hopkins University, Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, Maryland, 20723 6099, USA
Radiat Prot Dosimetry 100:479-87. 2002..Technical highlights of the original projects are presented along with an introduction to the five new TD Team projects being funded by the NSBRI...
- Representation and misrepresentation: Tufte and the Morton Thiokol engineers on the ChallengerWade Robison
Rochester Institute of Technology, College of Liberal Arts, 92 Lomb Memorial Drive, Rochester, NY 14623 5604, USA
Sci Eng Ethics 8:59-81. 2002..The authors conclude that the engineers thus did what they were ethically as well as professionally obligated to do...
- Erythroid cell growth and differentiation in vitro in the simulated microgravity environment of the NASA rotating wall vessel bioreactorA J Sytkowski
Division of Hematology and Oncology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim 37:79-83. 2001..The results suggest that the NASA RWV bioreactor may serve as a suitable ground-based microgravity simulator to model the cellular and molecular changes in erythroid cells observed in true microgravity...
- Microarray analysis of genes differentially expressed in HepG2 cells cultured in simulated microgravity: preliminary reportV I Khaoustov
Department of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim 37:84-8. 2001....
- The Astrobiology in Secondary Classrooms (ASC) curriculum: focusing upon diverse students and teachersLeigh S Arino de la Rubia
Center of Excellence for Learning Sciences, Tennessee State University, Nashville, Tennessee 37209, USA
Astrobiology 12:892-9. 2012..The curriculum is in its final stages, preparing for review to become a NASA educational product...
- Protection of Bacillus pumilus spores by catalasesAleksandra Checinska
Environmental Science Program, Food Research Center, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 78:6413-22. 2012..The accumulation of oxygen gas and aggregations may play a crucial role in limiting further exposure of Bacilli spore surfaces to hydrogen peroxide or other toxic chemicals when water is present...
- Higher mental workload is associated with poorer laparoscopic performance as measured by the NASA-TLX toolYuliya Y Yurko
Division of Gastrointestinal and Minimally Invasive Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
Simul Healthc 5:267-71. 2010..We assessed the relationship of workload and performance during simulator training on a complex laparoscopic task...
- Teleoperation support for early human planetary missionsGiancarlo Genta
Politecnico di Torino, Turin, Italy
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1065:271-84. 2005....
- Overview of the Environmental Control and Life Support System (ECLSS) testing at MSFCM S Traweek
Environmental Control and Life Support Branch, Science and Engineering Directorate, Marshall Space Flight Center, AL 35812, USA
Life Support Biosph Sci 5:5-12. 1998..This article provides an overview of MSFC's ECLSS testing. Specific tests include: the Stage 10 Water Recovery Test; the Contaminant Injection Test; the Four-Bed Molecular Sieve Performance Enhancement Test; and Life Testing...
- Defining lifeSteven A Benner
Foundation for Applied Molecular Evolution and The Westheimer Institute for Science and Technology, Gainesville, Florida32601, USA
Astrobiology 10:1021-30. 2010..Last, we ask what chemical structures might support Darwinian evolution universally; these structures might be universal biosignatures...
- Eating in space--from an astronaut's perspectiveJoseph Kerwin
Wyle Laboratories, Houston, Texas 77058, USA
Nutrition 18:921-5. 2002..Otherwise, the best diet design generated by their work may never be consumed...
- Crew collaboration in space: a naturalistic decision-making perspectiveJudith Orasanu
NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:B154-63. 2005..It concludes with specific recommendations for preparing exploration crews to use NDM effectively...
- Carotenoid analysis of halophilic archaea by resonance Raman spectroscopyCraig P Marshall
Vibrational Spectroscopy Facility, School of Chemistry, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
Astrobiology 7:631-43. 2007....
- Space scientists get double reprieveTony Reichhardt
Nature 440:586-7. 2006
- Life sciencesGregory K Schmidt
Aerosp Am 40:96-7. 2002..NASA selected Purdue University to lead an NSCORT for advanced life support research to develop technologies to enable long-duration planetary mission and sustain human space colonies...
- The ESA Laboratory Support Equipment for the ISSA Petrivelli
Laboratory Support Equipment Section, ESTEC, Noordwijk, The Netherlands
ESA Bull 109:35-6. 2002....
- Astrobiology 2002: report on a conference held at NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, California, April 7-11, 2002A W Schwartz
Orig Life Evol Biosph 32:395-8. 2002
- Monitoring immune system function and reactivation of latent viruses in the Artificial Gravity Pilot StudySatish K Mehta
Enterprise Advisory Servtices, Inc 6671 SW Freeway, Houston, TX, USA
J Gravit Physiol 14:P21-5. 2007....
- Molecular manufacturingPaul Malik
Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario
Can J Cardiol 19:224. 2003
- Radiation measurements aboard NASA ER-2 high altitude aircraft with the Liulin-4J portable spectrometerY Uchihori
National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Inage, Chiba, Japan
Adv Space Res 32:41-6. 2003..With these instruments, we can measure not only absorbed dose, but also variation of the absorbed dose as a function of time. We report radiation dose measurements as function of time, altitude, and latitude for several ER-2 missions...
- Short radius intermittent centrifugation as a countermeasure to bed-rest and 0-G deconditioning: IMAG pilot study summary and recommendations for researchLaurence R Young
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Man Vehicle Lab, 37 219, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
J Gravit Physiol 14:P31-3. 2007..The directions for extension of artificial gravity (AG) research to make it practical for extended space voyages are presented...
- Lawmakers battle for reform on many frontsRobert F Dorr
Aerosp Am 41:6-8. 2003..The little-known air war in Colombia is receiving more attention than many in Washington would like. And the Air Force plan to lease air-refueling tankers continues to draw flak from the Hill...
- Artificial gravity as a multi-system countermeasure: effects on cognitive functionKimberly A Seaton
UTMB, 1290 Hercules Drive, Houston, TX 77058, USA
J Gravit Physiol 14:P27-30. 2007..The length of time spent in bed rest was not associated with a change in cognitive function. Individual differences in underlying cognitive ability and motivation level are other possible explanations for the current findings...
- Space science. Balancing the right stuffAndrew Lawler
Science 308:484-7. 2005
- Online resources threaten livelihood of librariesLucy Odling-Smee
Nature 446:958-9. 2007
- Short circuit of water vapor and polluted air to the global stratosphere by convective transport over the Tibetan PlateauRong Fu
School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332 0340, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:5664-9. 2006..Thus, hydration of the global stratosphere could be especially sensitive to changes of convection over the TP...
- Drilling systems for extraterrestrial subsurface explorationK Zacny
Honeybee Robotics Spacecraft Mechanisms Corporation, New York, NY 10001, USA
Astrobiology 8:665-706. 2008..A classification scheme based on drilling depth is proposed. Each of the 4 depth categories (surface drills, 1-meter class drills, 10-meter class drills, and deep drills) has distinct technological profiles and scientific ramifications...
- Planetary science. Long-term Mars exploration under threat, panel warnsAndrew Lawler
Science 313:157. 2006
- Astrobiology. Pete Worden 'Ames' for the Moon and beyondAndrew Lawler
Science 315:321-2. 2007
- Creating a space exploration industryMarco Cáceres
Teal Group, USA
Aerosp Am 43:10-2. 2005..The article provides an overview of funding for space exploration to the Moon and Mars under NASA's direction, and presents an argument for the creation of a commercial space industry...
- Immune suppression of human lymphoid tissues and cells in rotating suspension culture and onboard the International Space StationWendy Fitzgerald
NASA NIH Center for Three Dimensional Tissue Culture, Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Biophysics, Program in Physical Biology, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
In Vitro Cell Dev Biol Anim 45:622-32. 2009..This phenomenon may reflect immune dysfunction observed in astronauts during space flights. If so, the ex vivo system described above can be used to understand cellular and molecular mechanisms of this dysfunction...
- The Moon: destination or distraction?Eric Hand
Nature 451:612-3. 2008
- Shielding space travelersEugene N Parker
University of Chicago, USA
Sci Am 294:40-7. 2006
- NASA-approved rotary bioreactor enhances proliferation and osteogenesis of human periodontal ligament stem cellsShi Li
Department of Endodontics, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi an, Shaanxi 710032, People s Republic of China
Stem Cells Dev 18:1273-82. 2009....
- Special section on Martian Exploration: The comeback kidsTony Reichhardt
Nature 423:477. 2003
- Medicine in long duration space exploration: the role of virtual reality and broad bandwidth telecommunications networksM D Ross
The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Telemedicine, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131-5042, USA
Acta Astronaut 49:441-5. 2001..These models are Virtual Collaborative Clinics that reach into remote sites using telecommunications and emerging stereo-imaging and sensor technologies...
- Solar system exploration. France, Italy threaten to rain on parade of missions to MarsAndrew Lawler
Science 297:1972-3. 2002
- An overview of ISS ECLSS life testing at NASA, MSFCJ D Tatara
ION Corporation, Huntsville Division, Huntsville, AL 35806, USA
Life Support Biosph Sci 5:13-21. 1998..This article will briefly review the objectives of each life test program, the results of completed tests, and the major problems observed during the tests...
- Impact hazard. A little respect for the asteroid threatRichard A Kerr
Science 297:1785-7. 2002
- Human health and performance for long-duration spaceflightDenise L Baisden
Aviat Space Environ Med 79:629-35. 2008..This capability could be expanded by the presence of a physician in the crew and including simple, low-technology surgical capability...
- NASA: trawling through the wreckageTony Reichhardt
Nature 426:754-5. 2003
- A new concept for the exploration of EuropaPabulo Henrique Rampelotto
Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology Research, Federal University of Pampa, São Gabriel, RS Brazil
Astrobiology 12:529-34. 2012..With this alternative strategy, a complete exploration of Europa would be possible in the next decades, even within a politically and economically constrained environment...
- Ethical considerations for planetary protection in space exploration: a workshopJ D Rummel
East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
Astrobiology 12:1017-23. 2012..A number of incremental steps have been taken since the workshop to implement some of these recommendations...
- Development of head injury assessment reference values based on NASA injury modelingJeffrey T Somers
Wyle Integrated Science and Engineering Group, Houston, TX 77058, USA
Stapp Car Crash J 55:49-74. 2011..Based on the results of this study, further analysis of additional datasets is recommended before applying these results to future NASA vehicles...
- Pyrosequencing-derived bacterial, archaeal, and fungal diversity of spacecraft hardware destined for MarsMyron T La Duc
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 78:5912-22. 2012....
- Planetary science. And an icy patch at Mars's south poleDana Mackenzie
Science 298:1866-7. 2002
- Medical care system for NASA-Mir spaceflightsIgor B Gontcharov
Russian Federation State Science Center, Institute for Biomedical Problems, Moscow, Russia
Aviat Space Environ Med 73:1219-23. 2002..Continued progress toward the integration of U.S. and Russian flight medical systems will further increase the effectiveness of the medical support of joint missions aboard the International Space Station...
- EVOLUTION OF THE RIBONUCLEASE SUPERFAMILYSteven Benner; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- Near Term Development of Reagents and Enzymes for Genome SequencingSteven A Benner; Fiscal Year: 2010..This proposal, from a laboratory with a track record of innovation in structures, reagents, and enzymes to manipulate nucleic acids, is focused on near term development of these to enable NHGRI cost-reduction sequencing goals. ..
- DNA Sequencing using NanoporesSteven Benner; Fiscal Year: 2007..These will then be targeted against specific sequences extracted from mammalian genomes. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Dynamic combinatorial chemistry for nucleic acidsSteven Benner; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- NON-STANDARD BASE PAIRS AS BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH TOOLSSteven Benner; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Targeted Assisted Combinational SynthesisSteven Benner; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- The Role of Telomeres and Telomerase in CancerJerry Shay; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Imaging & Localizing Device Using the Barkhausen EffectJohn Dicello; Fiscal Year: 2003..Existing reconstruction techniques will be adapted to provide absolute spatial information. With fusion, images can be combined with CT, MRI, or PET for anatomical and physiological information. ..
- Artificial Genetic SystemsSteven A Benner; Fiscal Year: 2010..Multiplexed PCR is the rate limiting step in many genomics analyses. Our long term, highly ambitious goal is to develop a "synthetic biology", a chemical system capable of Darwinian evolution, based on AEGIS components. ..
- Phthalate Exposure and Pregnancy OutcomeT Peter Stein; Fiscal Year: 2010..The findings will have ramifications for public health, for the packaging trade and for the chemical industry. ..
- Chemistry to Improve Human Genomic Array Analysis ArchitecturesSteven A Benner; Fiscal Year: 2010..This proposal seeks funds to benchmark the improvements in array performance generated by these new technologies, improve them by a cycle of test and redesign, and provide them to the genomics community. ..
- Polymerases for Sequencing by SynthesisSteven Benner; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- NIR-LED Treatment for Parkinson's DiseaseHARRY WHELAN; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Sertoli Cell-Treated Umbilical Cord Blood for StrokeDon Cameron; Fiscal Year: 2003..The success of directing and protecting stem cells obtained from umbilical cord blood into a neural phenotype (i.e. SCT-441) has important implications for the treatment of stroke in humans. ..
- MECHANISMS OF ENZYMIC AND HYDRIDE TRANSFERSGregory Petsko; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Combined OEG transplantation and step training promote regeneration in adult SCIV Edgerton; Fiscal Year: 2009..Our long term goal is to regain voluntary control of hindlimb stepping after a complete midthoracic spinal cord injury in an adult animal. ..
- Serotonergic Facilitation & Robotics in Spinal LearningV Edgerton; Fiscal Year: 2007..The results from these studies are expected to demonstrate a new paradigm for optimizing the recovery of motor function in mice that can be readily translated to humans with neuromotor disorder such as spinal cord injury and stroke. ..
- Flow Cytometry to Detect Human Tumor Cells in Body FluidAWTAR GANJU KRISHAN; Fiscal Year: 2003..3. Compare data collected from flow cytometric analysis with that obtained from cytopathology and immunocytochemistry routinely performed on these specimens for diagnostic purpose. ..
- Robotically Generated Locomotion in RodentsV Edgerton; Fiscal Year: 2002..These data will also provide insight into development of body weight support control and manual (or robotic) intervention for human locomotor training. ..