Information PendingPrincipal Investigator(s)
Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos)Sponsoring Organization
Information PendingResearch Benefits
Information PendingISS Expedition Duration:
March 2001 - September 2011Expeditions Assigned
2,7,19/20,21/22,23/24,27/28Previous ISS Missions
Defining genetic criteria for revealing living organisms with a maximum possible resistance to extreme conditions of a prolonged space flight.
Information PendingEarth Applications
Drozofila kit containing object under study (fruit fly, Drosophila melanogaser).Operational Protocols
Identifying an integral structure of genotype of test objects - populations of fruit fly Drosophila melanogaser. Comparing the genetic characteristics obtained with the results of investigating fruit fly capability to endure space flights.
Search for genetic criteria for revealing living organisms with a maximum possible resistance extreme conditions of a prolonged space flight.