Space Physiology and Medicine News


Mission Press Releases

  • "Mighty Mice" in Space Could Lead to New Therapies for Muscle and Bone Loss on Earth
    Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) - Thursday, September 10, 2020
    Posted on: 9/10/2020 7:08:22 PM PDT

  • American Society For Gravitational And Space Research (ASGSR) Inspiration Scholarship: Laurence Davin and Norman Lewis Prize
    American Society for Gravitational and Space Research - Friday, July 10, 2020
    Posted on: 7/10/2020 1:25:51 PM PDT

  • Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH) Awards Five Postdoctoral Fellowships
    Translational Research Institute for Space Health - Wednesday, July 1, 2020
    Posted on: 7/1/2020 4:48:17 PM PDT

  • Space Medicine Research Program Focuses on People Struggling with Confinement - Online resource addresses stress, depression and conflict
    Dartmouth College - Friday, April 10, 2020
    Posted on: 4/10/2020 1:48:54 PM PDT

  • Mighty Mice in Space and Other ISS National Lab-Sponsored Payloads Return to Earth Completing SpaceX CRS-19
    Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) - Tuesday, January 7, 2020
    Posted on: 1/7/2020 4:28:07 PM PDT

  • UNC expert helps treat astronaut's blood clot during NASA mission
    University of North Carolina - Thursday, January 2, 2020
    Posted on: 1/2/2020 3:33:02 PM PDT

  • The ways astronauts prep for spaceflight could benefit cancer patients, say researchers
    Cell Press - Thursday, November 14, 2019
    Posted on: 11/14/2019 4:00:49 PM PDT

  • Final Reminder: American Society for Gravitational and Space Research (ASGSR) 2019 Art Competition Submissions
    American Society for Gravitational and Space Research - Wednesday, November 6, 2019
    Posted on: 11/6/2019 9:06:12 PM PDT

  • NASA Johnson Space Center to Assist BiVACOR Inc. with Artificial Heart System
    Johnson Space Center - Wednesday, September 25, 2019
    Posted on: 9/25/2019 7:55:48 PM PDT

  • NASA Human Research Program IPA Position Vacancy
    Johnson Space Center - Tuesday, September 24, 2019
    Posted on: 9/24/2019 6:19:51 PM PDT

  • NASA astronaut to address profound question vexing scientists ahead of colonizing Mars
    The Physiological Society - Tuesday, September 3, 2019
    Posted on: 9/3/2019 7:07:39 PM PDT

  • American Society For Gravitational And Space Research (ASGSR) Art Competition
    American Society for Gravitational and Space Research - Thursday, August 1, 2019
    Posted on: 8/1/2019 8:16:11 PM PDT

  • Drinking red wine on the red planet
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - Thursday, July 18, 2019
    Posted on: 7/18/2019 9:04:47 PM PDT

  • Red wine's resveratrol could help Mars explorers stay strong, says Harvard study
    Frontiers Media - Thursday, July 18, 2019
    Posted on: 7/18/2019 9:02:49 PM PDT

  • UTMB researchers learned how to better combat muscle loss during space flights
    University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston - Thursday, June 13, 2019
    Posted on: 6/13/2019 8:31:39 PM PDT

  • American Society for Gravitational and Space Research Call For Abstracts
    American Society for Gravitational and Space Research - Wednesday, May 29, 2019
    Posted on: 5/29/2019 2:26:41 PM PDT

  • Space Center Houston Presents Scientists Behind NASA’s Twins Studies
    Space Center Houston - Monday, May 13, 2019
    Posted on: 5/13/2019 12:06:08 PM PDT

  • NASA Twins Study offers new insight on how a human's body responds to spaceflight
    Colorado State University - Monday, April 15, 2019
    Posted on: 4/15/2019 9:18:34 PM PDT

  • Human genomics and physiology in the final frontier: Results from the NASA Twins Study
    American Association for the Advancement of Science - Monday, April 15, 2019
    Posted on: 4/15/2019 9:17:25 PM PDT

  • NASA Twins Study finds spaceflight affects gut bacteria
    Northwestern University - Monday, April 15, 2019
    Posted on: 4/15/2019 9:14:30 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH) awards grants to mitigate the effects of space radiation
    Translational Research Institute for Space Health - September 21, 2020
    Posted on: 9/21/2020 3:01:27 PM PDT

  • Space Health Institute Awards 5 Ground-breaking Research Grants to Mitigate the Effects of Space Radiation on Healthy Human Cell-derived Organs-on-a-c
    NASA HQ - September 18, 2020
    Posted on: 9/18/2020 8:55:24 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects 18 Space Biology Research Proposals to Advance Scientific Knowledge of Life in Space and Foster Human Space Exploration
    NASA HQ - September 18, 2020
    Posted on: 9/18/2020 6:36:10 PM PDT

  • NASA Announcement of IPA Opportunity – Systems Biology/Personalized Health Project Scientist
    NASA HQ - September 8, 2020
    Posted on: 9/8/2020 9:21:55 PM PDT

  • NASA Webinar: Designing Research Campaigns for the Next Decade of Biological & Physical Sciences in Space
    NASA HQ - September 4, 2020
    Posted on: 9/4/2020 5:26:13 PM PDT

  • American Society for Gravitational and Space Research (ASGSR) 2020 High School Call for Abstracts
    American Society for Gravitational and Space Research - September 2, 2020
    Posted on: 9/2/2020 10:29:31 PM PDT

  • Due Date Changed: Request for Information on Cortical Adaptation Following Combined Exposure to Spaceflight Stressors
    NASA HQ - August 25, 2020
    Posted on: 8/25/2020 7:25:50 PM PDT

  • Announcement of IPA Opportunity - Astronaut Occupational Surveillance Physician
    Johnson Space Center - August 24, 2020
    Posted on: 8/24/2020 9:20:49 PM PDT

  • ASGSR Art Competition!
    American Society for Gravitational and Space Research - August 24, 2020
    Posted on: 8/24/2020 1:59:03 PM PDT

  • NASA Request for Information (RFI) on Cortical Adaptation Following Combined Exposure to Spaceflight Stressors
    NASA HQ - August 13, 2020
    Posted on: 8/13/2020 6:41:06 PM PDT

  • Correction: Pre-Proposers Conference for NASA 2020 HERO Appendices A and B
    NASA HQ - August 6, 2020
    Posted on: 8/6/2020 11:03:43 PM PDT

  • New NASA Research Announcement 80JSC020N0001-FLAGSHIP Research and Technology Development to Support Crew Health and Performance in Space Exploration
    NASA HQ - July 31, 2020
    Posted on: 7/31/2020 6:26:01 PM PDT

  • Call for Abstracts 36th Annual Meeting for the American Society for Gravitational and Space Research
    American Society for Gravitational and Space Research - July 1, 2020
    Posted on: 7/8/2020 10:54:53 PM PDT

  • UNOOSA and ESA announce winner of opportunity to conduct hypergravity experiments at ESTEC
    United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs - June 8, 2020
    Posted on: 6/8/2020 2:18:13 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects 21 Proposals to Support Crew Health and Performance in Astronauts on Missions to the Moon and Mars
    NASA HQ - May 29, 2020
    Posted on: 5/29/2020 8:12:28 PM PDT

  • Amendment to NASA Research Announcement (NRA) 80JSC019N0001-OMNIBUS2 NASA Human Research Program Omnibus Opportunity
    NASA HQ - April 17, 2020
    Posted on: 4/17/2020 7:06:24 PM PDT

  • Genes In Space: TODAY: Meet our 2020 mentors! Part 2
    Genes In Space - April 15, 2020
    Posted on: 4/15/2020 3:48:29 PM PDT

  • NASA HERO Appendix F Released: NASA Human Research Program Omnibus Opportunity
    NASA HQ - March 31, 2020
    Posted on: 3/31/2020 6:42:05 PM PDT

  • New NASA Research Announcement 80JSC019N0001- HFBP Topics in Human Factors and Behavioral Performance
    NASA HQ - March 31, 2020
    Posted on: 3/31/2020 5:33:24 PM PDT

  • Amendment: Step-2 Proposal Due Date for TRISH “Human-Based Models to Study Space Radiation and Countermeasure” Solicitation Has Been Extended Due
    NASA HQ - March 30, 2020
    Posted on: 3/30/2020 3:06:13 PM PDT