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Cell Growth in Microgravity
Alamelu Sundaresan
1
,D
ianaR
is
in
2
, and Neal R. Pellis
2
1
Division of Space and Life Sciences, Universities Space Research Association
(USRA), Houston, Texas, USA
2
NASA, Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center,
Houston, Texas, USA
1
Introduction
304
2
Unique Cell Culture Conditions Offered by Microgravity
305
2.1
The Effects of Microgravity on Cellular Organelles and
Cellular Function
305
3
Modeling Microgravity
306
4
Cellular Response to Microgravity
310
4.1
Signal Transduction in Microgravity
311
5
The Experience in Microgravity
314
6
Conclusions
316
Acknowledgments
317
Bibliography
317
Books and Reviews
317
Primary Literature
317
Keywords
Microgravity
Gravitational or acceleration forces less than10
2
g.
Encyclopedia of Molecular Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine, 2nd Edition
. Edited by Robert A. Meyers.
Copyright
2004 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim.
ISBN: 3-527-30544-0
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