Space Physiology and Medicine News


Mission Press Releases

  • Surgery In Space
    Wiley - Wednesday, June 20, 2018
    Posted on: 6/20/2018 2:34:59 PM PDT

  • Thinking About Hitching a Ride on a Mission to Mars? Here's One Hazard You Haven't Considered
    American Academy of Ophthalmology - Tuesday, April 17, 2018
    Posted on: 4/18/2018 2:07:37 AM PDT

  • Spaceflight activates cell changes with implications for stem cell-based heart repair
    Mary Ann Liebert Inc. - Monday, April 2, 2018
    Posted on: 4/2/2018 5:00:24 PM PDT

  • Media Advisory - How do bone marrow and blood cells react in space?
    Canadian Space Agency - Saturday, March 17, 2018
    Posted on: 3/17/2018 6:31:38 PM PDT

  • How Spacecraft Testing Enabled Bone Marrow Research
    Goddard Space Flight Center - Thursday, February 22, 2018
    Posted on: 2/22/2018 11:20:23 PM PDT

  • NASA Twins Study Confirms Preliminary Findings
    Johnson Space Center - Friday, February 2, 2018
    Posted on: 2/2/2018 4:57:51 PM PDT

  • Space fever: Weightlessness increases astronauts' body temperature
    Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin - Monday, January 8, 2018
    Posted on: 1/8/2018 6:30:08 PM PDT

  • Isansys Travels with NASA to Antarctica
    Isansys - Tuesday, November 28, 2017
    Posted on: 11/28/2017 10:20:41 PM PDT

  • NASA's twins study explores gene expression
    Johnson Space Center - Wednesday, October 25, 2017
    Posted on: 10/25/2017 3:05:01 PM PDT

  • Vitamin super-cocktail to combat 60 days of lying in bed
    European Space Agency - Thursday, September 21, 2017
    Posted on: 9/21/2017 8:44:43 PM PDT

  • Astronauts don't develop anemia during spaceflight, NASA study suggests
    BioMed Central - Tuesday, September 12, 2017
    Posted on: 9/12/2017 3:29:06 PM PDT

  • Exploring the ground truth: NASA's twin study investigates metabolites
    Johnson Space Center - Wednesday, August 30, 2017
    Posted on: 8/30/2017 10:53:43 PM PDT

  • Weightlessness affects health of cosmonauts at molecular level
    Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology - Tuesday, August 29, 2017
    Posted on: 8/29/2017 4:54:09 PM PDT

  • Study finds that gravity, 'mechanical loading' are key to cartilage development
    University of Missouri - Wednesday, August 23, 2017
    Posted on: 8/23/2017 3:53:36 PM PDT

  • Space station project seeks to crystalize the means to counteract nerve poisons
    National Institutes of Health - Monday, July 17, 2017
    Posted on: 7/18/2017 1:10:19 AM PDT

  • Studying bone loss mechanism in space
    Hong Kong Baptist University - Wednesday, May 17, 2017
    Posted on: 5/17/2017 4:41:50 PM PDT

  • Genes in Space Student Experiment Launches to International Space Station
    miniPCR - Tuesday, April 18, 2017
    Posted on: 4/18/2017 11:35:38 PM PDT

  • One-year mission investigators debut preliminary results at NASA workshop
    NASA HQ - Wednesday, February 1, 2017
    Posted on: 2/1/2017 8:51:51 PM PDT

  • Review of NASA's Evidence Reports on Human Health Risks: 2016 Letter Report
    National Academy of Sciences - Tuesday, January 3, 2017
    Posted on: 1/3/2017 9:01:50 PM PDT

  • House Passes Bipartisan TREAT Astronauts Act
    House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology - Wednesday, December 7, 2016
    Posted on: 12/8/2016 12:30:22 AM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA Request for Information: Community Feedback on NASA's "Life Beyond Low Earth Orbit" Report
    NASA HQ - May 15, 2018
    Posted on: 5/15/2018 11:03:55 PM PDT

  • Call for Abstracts: 34th American Society for Gravitational and Space Research Conference
    NASA HQ - May 14, 2018
    Posted on: 5/14/2018 5:10:22 PM PDT

  • ​Translational Research Institute for Space Health Seeks Reviewers
    Johnson Space Center - April 20, 2018
    Posted on: 4/20/2018 10:39:55 PM PDT

  • NASA Pre-Proposal Conference for Topics in Human Health Countermeasures, Human Factors, and Behavioral Performance
    NASA HQ - April 5, 2018
    Posted on: 4/5/2018 9:11:33 PM PDT

  • New NASA Research Announcement Topics in Human Health Countermeasures, Human Factors, and Behavioral Performance
    NASA HQ - March 30, 2018
    Posted on: 3/30/2018 8:12:29 PM PDT

  • TRISH Solicitation Released: Biomedical Research Advances for Space Health
    NASA HQ - March 17, 2018
    Posted on: 3/17/2018 6:28:34 PM PDT

  • NASA Request for Information (RFI) on Topics in Human Health Countermeasures, Human Factors, and Behavioral Performance
    NASA HQ - March 2, 2018
    Posted on: 3/2/2018 9:17:14 PM PDT

  • NASA Biomedical Research Advances for Space Health (BRASH1801)
    NASA HQ - March 1, 2018
    Posted on: 3/1/2018 8:25:04 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects Nine Proposals to Support Astronaut Health on Long-Duration Missions
    NASA HQ - February 20, 2018
    Posted on: 2/20/2018 9:10:43 PM PDT

  • NASA OIG: Audit of the National Space Biomedical Research Institute
    NASA Office of Inspector General - February 1, 2018
    Posted on: 2/1/2018 4:25:10 PM PDT

  • NASA Amendment to ROSBio Appendix G: Proposals now due February 8, 2018
    NASA HQ - January 26, 2018
    Posted on: 1/26/2018 9:02:15 PM PDT

  • NAS Review of NASA's Evidence Reports on Human Health Risks 2017 Letter Report (2018)
    National Academy of Sciences - January 15, 2018
    Posted on: 1/16/2018 1:16:51 AM PDT

  • Step-1 Proposal Due Date Extended to 1/9/2018 for 80JSC017N0001-BPBA (NASA HERO Appendix C)
    NASA HQ - January 4, 2018
    Posted on: 1/4/2018 7:19:55 PM PDT

  • New NASA Research Announcement: Topics in Adaptations to Spaceflight and Other Opportunities
    NASA HQ - November 30, 2017
    Posted on: 11/30/2017 7:37:24 PM PDT

  • NASA Reminder: ROSBio Appendix G: NOIs due December 4, 2017
    NASA History Division - November 27, 2017
    Posted on: 11/27/2017 5:20:39 PM PDT

  • NASA ​Postdoctoral Fellowship Awards in Space Health
    NASA HQ - October 31, 2017
    Posted on: 10/31/2017 11:06:38 PM PDT

  • NASA Request for Information (RFI) on Biological, Physiological, and Behavioral Adaptations to Spaceflight
    NASA HQ - October 20, 2017
    Posted on: 10/20/2017 9:58:20 PM PDT

  • Extension of Response Period for NASA ROSBio Appendix C (NNH16ZTT001N-BION)
    NASA HQ - August 23, 2017
    Posted on: 8/23/2017 5:35:00 PM PDT

  • Astronauts Look at Ways to Prevent Space Headaches and Bone Loss
    NASA HQ - August 3, 2017
    Posted on: 8/3/2017 11:52:10 PM PDT

  • New NASA Research Announcement: NASA Human Research Program Omnibus Opportunity
    NASA HQ - August 1, 2017
    Posted on: 8/1/2017 10:10:53 PM PDT