UK Space Life and Biomedical Sciences Association

Advancing research, benefiting terrestrial health and preparing for future UK human spaceflight activities

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  • Purpose

    Purpose

    Improving C3, uniting the domain, representing the field, creating a skilled workforce and supporting member needs.

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  • Strategy R&D Themes

    Strategy R&D Themes

    Our Space LABS research and development themes.

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  • Aims and Objectives

    Aims and Objectives

    Space LABS is advancing research, benefiting terrestrial health and preparing for future UK human spaceflight activities.

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News

NASA is sending E. coli to space for astronaut health

NASA is sending E. coli to space for astronaut health

Ever wonder what would happen if you got sick in space? NASA has sent bacteria samples into low-Earth orbit to help find out.

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Call for Survey Participation for new Space Research Portal

Call for Survey Participation for new Space Research Portal

A new dedicated web portal for European space research in Europe will soon be launched. Participate in the project's survey by 24 November 2017 and your answers will help shape this new scientific resource.

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Changes In The Brain During Extended Missions in Space

Changes In The Brain During Extended Missions in Space

Recognizing the need for data related to those effects, MUSC neuroradiologist Donna Roberts, M.D., conducted a study titled "Effects of Spaceflight on Astronaut Brain Structure as Indicated on MRI," the results of which will be featured in the Nov. 2 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.

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Colonising Mars research at Northumbria university gets Space Agency grant

Colonising Mars research at Northumbria university gets Space Agency grant

It is one of three English universities to share £500k fund to study space exploration and the affect on the body

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KBRwyle to Provide Astronaut Medical Services for European Space Agency

KBRwyle to Provide Astronaut Medical Services for European Space Agency

KBR, Inc. announced today that KBR's global government services business, KBRwyle, will provide astronaut medical support services for the European Space Agency's (ESA's) European Astronaut Center Space Medicine Office in Cologne, Germany.

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