Investigation of the Effects of Space Flight Factors on Bacteriophages (Bacteriophage) - 09.17.14
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Study of space flight factors effect on medical, diagnostic and genetic characteristics.
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Sponsoring Space Agency
Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos)
ISS Expedition Duration
October 2009 - September 2010
Previous 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.
Bacteriofage will use the Case Bioecologia and Thermostat Cryogem-03.
Coordinating Scientific and Technical Council of the Russian Space Agency [Russian]
Energia - Science Research on the ISS Russian Segment