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Spooner

 

Brian S. Spooner

University Distinguished Professor
Interim Dean, College of Arts & Sciences

Ph.D. 1969, Temple University
Cellular and Developmental Biology

Cellular/developmental biology; mammalian organ development
in culture; gravitational biology.

 

116 Ackert Hall
(785) 532-6615
spoon1@ksu.edu

Molecular Cellular Developmental Biology Web


Selected Research Publications

Lwigale, P.Y., J.E. Thurmond, W.N. Norton, B.S. Spooner, D.J. Wiens.  2000.  Simulated microgravity and hypergravity attenuate heart tissue development in explant cultureCells Tissues Organs. 167(2-3): 171-83.

Klement, B.J. and B.S. Spooner. 1999. Mineralization and growth of cultured embryonic skeletal tissue in microgravity. Bone 24: 349-359.

Klement, B.J., J. van Twest, R.A. Staudenmaier, H. Brittain, and B.S. Spooner. 1997. The use of reduced temperatures for reversible developmental arrest of organ cultures prior to spaceflight experimentation and for postflight analyses. In "Space Technology and Applications International Forum; Second Conference on Commercial Development of Space" (Mohamed S. EI-Genk, ed.), Amer. Inst. Physics Press, Woodbury, New York, pp. 933-938.

Klement, B.J. and B.S. Spooner. 1997. Assessment of three types of spaceflight hardware for tissue culture studies: Comparison of skeletal tissue growth and differentiation. In "Space Technology and Applications International Forum; Second Conference on Commercial Development of Space" (M. S. El-Genk, ed.), Amer. Inst. Physics Press, Woodbury, New York, pp. 927-932.

Claassen, D.E. and B.S. Spooner. 1996. Liposome formation in microgravity. Adv. Space Res. 17(6/7):151-160.

Rosowski, J.R., M.A. Gouthro, K.K. Schmidt, B.J. Klement, B.S. Spooner.  1995.  Effect of microgravity and hypergravity on embryo axis alignment during postencystment embryogenesis in Artemia franciscana (Anostraca)J. Crustacean Biol.15(4): 625-32.

van Twest, J.S., A. Paulsen, and B.S. Spooner. 1995. In vitro chick precardiac explant tissue culture differentiation during spaceflight on SpaceHab-02. Acta Anat. 154:169-180.

Complete List of Research Publications -(PDF)


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