Study of space flight factors effect on medical, diagnostic and genetic characteristics.Principal Investigator(s)
Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos)Sponsoring Organization
Information PendingResearch Benefits
Information PendingISS Expedition Duration:
March 2009 - September 2010Expeditions Assigned
19/20,21/22,23/24Previous ISS Missions
Provision of the ground reproduction and the result of bacteriophages on sensitive cultures. Test of bacteriophages delivery and exposure conditions in a space flight. Investigation of biological and genetical characteristics of bacteriophages. Provision of the clone collection with heritable deviations in morphological characteristics. Production of strains with a new spectrum of lytic effect.
Information PendingEarth Applications
Bacteriofage will use the Case Bioecologia and Thermostat Cryogem-03.Operational Protocols
Bacteriophages with biological and physical and chemical characteristics changed will be used for medical and diagnostic purposes as well as for genetic investigations.