Space Physiology and Medicine News


Mission Press Releases

  • 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

  • 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

  • Mission Status Releases

  • Reminder: NASA Request for Information (RFI) on Impact of Dose-Rate on Space Radiation Health Risks Due Friday
    NASA HQ - January 15, 2020
    Posted on: 1/15/2020 10:07:58 PM PDT

  • Reminder: Nominations for NASA Physiological and Psychological Changes Associated with Elevated Carbon Dioxide Due Wednesday
    NASA HQ - January 13, 2020
    Posted on: 1/13/2020 10:48:00 PM PDT

  • NASA: TRISH Announcement Soliciting Applications for “Human-Based Models to Study Space Radiation and Countermeasures”
    NASA HQ - January 8, 2020
    Posted on: 1/8/2020 7:50:36 PM PDT

  • NASA Request for Information (RFI): Nominations for Physiological and Psychological Changes Associated with Elevated Carbon Dioxide
    NASA HQ - December 23, 2019
    Posted on: 12/23/2019 10:27:18 PM PDT

  • NASA Spaceline Current Awareness List #879 20 December 2019 (Space Life Science Research Results)
    Spaceline - December 20, 2019
    Posted on: 12/20/2019 9:13:31 PM PDT

  • NASA Selects Two Proposals to Support Health and Performance in Astronauts on Missions to the Moon and Mars
    - December 20, 2019
    Posted on: 12/20/2019 9:12:10 PM PDT

  • Request for Information (RFI) on Impact of Dose-Rate on Space Radiation Health Risks
    NASA HQ - December 19, 2019
    Posted on: 12/19/2019 4:28:51 PM PDT

  • NASA: Six Weeks Remaining for Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH) Postdoctoral Scientist Fellowship Applications
    NASA HQ - December 11, 2019
    Posted on: 12/11/2019 4:02:05 PM PDT

  • NASA Pre-Proposers Conference for NRA 80JSC019N0001 – HERO: Appendices C and D
    NASA HQ - December 6, 2019
    Posted on: 12/6/2019 3:01:51 PM PDT

  • Announcement of IPA/IAA Opportunity Pharmaceutical Strategist Human Research Program/Space Medicine Operations Division NASA JSC
    NASA HQ - December 6, 2019
    Posted on: 12/6/2019 2:55:54 PM PDT

  • NASA HERO Appendix C Released: Topics in Human Health Countermeasures, Behavioral Performance, and Space Radiation
    NASA HQ - November 27, 2019
    Posted on: 11/27/2019 5:26:56 PM PDT

  • NASA HERO Appendix D Released: NASA Human Research Program Omnibus Opportunity
    NASA HQ - November 27, 2019
    Posted on: 11/27/2019 5:25:59 PM PDT

  • ​ Step-1 Proposal Due Date Extended to 12/3/2019 for NNH18ZTT001N-FG2 (NASA ROSBio Appendix D)
    NASA HQ - November 26, 2019
    Posted on: 11/26/2019 8:52:16 PM PDT

  • NASA Request for Information on Bed Rest Facilities for Scientific Studies​
    NASA HQ - November 25, 2019
    Posted on: 11/25/2019 10:36:50 PM PDT

  • NASA Space Biology Step-1 Proposals Due: December 02, 2019 [NNH18ZTT001N-FG2]
    - November 18, 2019
    Posted on: 11/18/2019 7:27:29 PM PDT

  • 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