Space Physiology and Medicine News


Mission Press Releases

  • 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

  • NASA twin study provides multi-omics view of human body's response to year in space
    University of California San Diego - Monday, April 15, 2019
    Posted on: 4/15/2019 9:13:21 PM PDT

  • NASA Twins Study: A year in space has little effect on gut microbiome
    University of Chicago - Monday, April 15, 2019
    Posted on: 4/15/2019 9:11:59 PM PDT

  • NASA Hosts Media Teleconference to Share Twins Study Results
    NASA HQ - Monday, April 8, 2019
    Posted on: 4/8/2019 8:37:05 PM PDT

  • Testing the value of artificial gravity for astronaut health
    European Space Agency - Thursday, March 21, 2019
    Posted on: 3/21/2019 5:16:42 PM PDT

  • Effects of spaceflight on heart cell formation from stem cells
    Mary Ann Liebert Inc. - Wednesday, March 6, 2019
    Posted on: 3/7/2019 2:47:12 AM PDT

  • New Research Selections to Study How Astronauts May Adapt for Missions to Moon, Mars
    NASA HQ - Thursday, February 28, 2019
    Posted on: 2/28/2019 10:36:24 PM PDT

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Second Pre-Solicitation Webinar for TRISH “Human-Based Models to Study Space Radiation and Countermeasures” Announcement
    Johnson Space Center - November 15, 2019
    Posted on: 11/15/2019 6:31:04 PM PDT

  • NASA Request for Information (RFI) on Topics in Human Health Countermeasures, Behavioral Performance, and Space Radiation
    NASA HQ - November 12, 2019
    Posted on: 11/12/2019 7:58:27 PM PDT

  • NASA ROSBio-2018 Appendix D: Solicitation of Proposals for Flight and Ground Space Biology Research
    NASA HQ - October 30, 2019
    Posted on: 10/30/2019 7:54:53 PM PDT

  • Space Health institute selects new research studies to safeguard human health during deep space exploration
    NASA HQ - October 28, 2019
    Posted on: 10/28/2019 7:08:36 PM PDT

  • Postdoc fellowships available to help solve deep space health risks
    NASA HQ - October 24, 2019
    Posted on: 10/24/2019 5:09:15 PM PDT

  • Announcement of Space Health Innovation Conference, November 2, 2019, San Francisco, CA
    NASA HQ - October 2, 2019
    Posted on: 10/2/2019 6:29:10 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects Space Biology Experiments on Russian Bion-M2 Mission
    NASA HQ - September 27, 2019
    Posted on: 9/27/2019 8:40:49 PM PDT

  • Decoding Human Biology at Top of Task List for Station Residents
    NASA HQ - September 13, 2019
    Posted on: 9/13/2019 9:48:51 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects Four Proposals to Support Health and Performance in Astronauts on Missions to the Moon and Mars
    NASA HQ - September 3, 2019
    Posted on: 9/3/2019 3:13:20 PM PDT

  • Pre-Solicitation Release Webinar: Translational Research Institute for Space Health – Human-Based Models to Study Space Radiation and Countermeasure
    NASA HQ - August 6, 2019
    Posted on: 8/27/2019 9:14:25 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects 15 Space Biology Research Proposals to Support Moon, Mars Exploration
    NASA HQ - August 7, 2019
    Posted on: 8/7/2019 6:26:24 PM PDT

  • NASA HERO Appendix B Released: NASA Human Research Program Omnibus Opportunity
    NASA HQ - July 31, 2019
    Posted on: 7/31/2019 9:15:19 PM PDT

  • NASA 2019 Human Exploration Research Opportunities (HERO) Overview Released
    NASA HQ - July 31, 2019
    Posted on: 7/31/2019 6:25:04 PM PDT

  • Translational Research Institute for Space Health awards 6 postdoctoral fellowships
    NASA HQ - July 25, 2019
    Posted on: 7/25/2019 6:49:41 PM PDT

  • ASGSR High School and Middle School Call for Abstracts
    American Society for Gravitational and Space Research - May 9, 2019
    Posted on: 5/10/2019 1:29:32 AM PDT

  • NASA Selects 12 Proposals to Support Health and Performance in Astronauts on Missions to the Moon and Mars
    NASA HQ - April 30, 2019
    Posted on: 4/30/2019 10:56:46 PM PDT

  • NASA Pre-Proposal Conference: Topics in Human Health Countermeasures, Human Factors, and Behavioral Performance
    NASA HQ - April 4, 2019
    Posted on: 4/4/2019 2:27:29 PM PDT

  • NASA Research Announcement HHCHFBP HERO Appendix D: Topics in Human Health Countermeasures, Human Factors, and Behavioral Performance
    NASA HQ - March 29, 2019
    Posted on: 3/30/2019 12:38:55 AM PDT

  • NASA Request for Information on Topics in Human Health Countermeasures, Human Factors, and Behavioral Performance
    NASA HQ - March 1, 2019
    Posted on: 3/1/2019 10:55:26 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects Three Proposals to Support Health and Performance in Astronauts on Missions to the Moon and Mars
    NASA HQ - February 28, 2019
    Posted on: 2/28/2019 8:50:55 PM PDT