NASA Selects Space Biology Research Proposals

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NASA Selects Space Biology Research Proposals

WASHINGTON — NASA comparison 15 experiments to be saved by a many new inspect proclamation for opportunities in space biology research. Ten of these experiments will be conducted aboard a International Space Station in a nearby future. Five others will be ground-based studies.

NASA’s Space Biology Program will account a proposals to inspect how cells, plants and animals respond to microgravity. Space biology scientists will inspect and learn underlying mechanisms of instrumentation to changes ensuing from a spaceflight environment. This inspect will assistance establish how cells and organisms umpire and means growth, metabolism, facsimile and development. These studies could yield a substructure on that other NASA researchers and engineers can build approaches and countermeasures to a problems opposed tellurian scrutiny of space. It also could lead to new biological collection or applications on Earth.

The comparison proposals are from 12 institutions in 10 states and will accept a sum of about $4 million during a one- to three-year period. Scientific and technical experts from academia and supervision reviewed a proposals.

For a finish list of a comparison principal investigators, organizations and proposals, visit:

http://go.nasa.gov/ObK2j1

For information about NASA and group programs, visit:

http://www.nasa.gov

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