Space Physiology and Medicine News


Mission Press Releases

  • Immune health in space
    Louisiana State University - Wednesday, December 5, 2018
    Posted on: 12/5/2018 5:15:07 PM PDT

  • Series of Human Physiology Projects Selected by NCATS, NIBIB for International Space Station Research
    Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) - Wednesday, October 24, 2018
    Posted on: 10/24/2018 4:09:21 PM PDT

  • NASA Request for Information: Rodent Mission of Unusual Specimen Quantity
    NASA HQ - Friday, August 3, 2018
    Posted on: 8/3/2018 7:57:47 PM PDT

  • Former NASA Human Research Program Chief Scientist John Charles Joins Space Center Houston
    Space Center Houston - Thursday, July 5, 2018
    Posted on: 7/5/2018 6:20:17 PM PDT

  • 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

  • Mission Status Releases

  • NASA ROSBio-2018 Appendix B Released: Solicitation of Proposals for Flight and Ground Space Biology Research
    NASA HQ - December 7, 2018
    Posted on: 12/7/2018 6:23:46 PM PDT

  • NASA Pre-Proposers Conference: Countermeasures for Mitigation of Spaceflight Associated Neuro-ocular Syndrome
    NASA HQ - December 6, 2018
    Posted on: 12/6/2018 3:57:45 PM PDT

  • TRISH Selects 15 Proposals for Biomedical Research Advances for Space Health - NASA
    NASA HQ - November 30, 2018
    Posted on: 11/30/2018 11:13:53 PM PDT

  • NASA HERO Appendix C Released: Countermeasures for Mitigation of Spaceflight Associated Neuro-ocular Syndrome
    NASA HQ - November 30, 2018
    Posted on: 11/30/2018 11:13:00 PM PDT

  • Space Health Institute Awards Postdoctoral Fellowships
    NASA HQ - November 7, 2018
    Posted on: 11/7/2018 10:30:27 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects 25 Proposals to Support Health and Performance in Astronauts on Missions to the Moon and Mars
    NASA HQ - October 31, 2018
    Posted on: 10/31/2018 9:04:04 PM PDT

  • Postdoctoral Scientist Fellowships Available: Help NASA Get to Mars
    NASA HQ - October 30, 2018
    Posted on: 10/30/2018 8:27:39 PM PDT

  • Crossroads on the Way to the Moon and Mars: NASA Research Creates Framework for Integrated Studies
    Johnson Space Center - October 15, 2018
    Posted on: 10/15/2018 8:27:38 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects 29 Proposals for Space Biology Research
    NASA HQ - October 5, 2018
    Posted on: 10/5/2018 8:01:54 PM PDT

  • Reminder for NASA Request for Information: Rodent Mission of Unusual Specimen Quantity
    NASA HQ - September 25, 2018
    Posted on: 9/25/2018 10:00:30 PM PDT

  • Effects of exoplanetary gravity on human locomotor ability
    arXiv.org e-Print archive - August 23, 2018
    Posted on: 8/23/2018 2:46:35 PM PDT

  • ​New NASA Research Announcement 80JSC018N0001-OMNIBUS NASA Human Research Program Omnibus Opportunity
    NASA HQ - August 2, 2018
    Posted on: 8/2/2018 3:05:50 PM PDT

  • ROSBio-2018 Appendix A Released: Orion Exploration Mission-1 Research Pathfinder for Beyond Low Earth Orbit Space Biology Investigations
    NASA HQ - July 20, 2018
    Posted on: 7/20/2018 8:06:26 PM PDT

  • The NASA Space Biology Program Selects 15 Grant Proposals for Awards
    NASA HQ - June 26, 2018
    Posted on: 6/26/2018 4:31:46 PM PDT

  • 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