This is the PDF eBook version for Effect of Spaceflight and Spaceflight Analogue Culture on Human and Microbial Cells – Novel Insights into Disease Mechanisms by Cheryl A. Nickerson, Neal R. Pellis, C. Mark Ott
Table of Contents
Foreword.- Chronology of Key Spaceflight and Spaceflight Analogue Culture Experiments using Human and Microbial Cells.- Part I. The Principles and Translational Impact of Space Life Sciences Research.- Overview and Translational Impact of Space Cell Biology Research.-Principles of Analogue and True Microgravity Bioreactors for Tissue Engineering.-Immune Dysfunction in Spaceflight:An Integrative View.-Part II. Human and Cellular Investigations.- Biomedical Advances in Three Dimensions: An Overview of Human Cellular Studies in Space and Spaceflight Analogues.-Outpacing Infectious Disease: Mimickingthe Host-Pathogen Microenvironment.-Use of in vitro Cell Culture Models to Understand the Cellular and Molecular Basis of Immune Dysfunction during Spaceflight.-Using a Spaceflight Three-Dimensional Microenvironment to Probe Cancer-Stromal Interactions.-Skeletal Muscle Tissue Culture Under Spaceflight Conditions.-Microgravity and Microgravity Analogue Studies of Cartilage and Cardiac Tissue Engineering.-Part III. Microbial Investigations.- Microbial Investigations: Overview.-Using Spaceflight and Spaceflight-Analogue Culture for Novel Mechanistic Insight into Salmonella Pathogenesis.-Response of Pseudomonas aeruginosa to Spaceflight and Spaceflight Analogue Culture: Implications for Astronaut Health and the Clinic.-Cellular responses of Escherichia coli to Microgravity and Microgravity Analogue Culture.-Spaceflight and Spaceflight Analogue-Induced Responses in Gram Positive Bacteria.