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EXPERIMENT INFORMATION

Immunological Assessment of Crewmembers (DSO 487)
Principal Investigator
Research Area:
Immunology
Species Studied
Scientific Name: Homo sapiens Species: Human

Description
OBJECTIVES:
The assessment of crew immunocompetence was required for the determination of space flight infectious disease risk. This is of significant importance for longer duration missions and particularly, orbital station environments.


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Keywords
Immunity, cellular
Neutrophils
Monocytes

Data Information
Data Availability
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Parameters
B cells
Monocytes
Neutrophils
NK cells
T Cytotoxic Subset
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Mission/Study Information
Mission Launch/Start Date Landing/End Date Duration
STS-51 09/12/1993 09/22/1993 10 days
STS-52 10/22/1992 11/01/1992 10 days
STS-54 01/13/1993 01/19/1993 6 days
STS-55 04/26/1993 05/06/1993 10 days
STS-58 10/18/1993 11/01/1993 14 days
STS-61 12/02/1993 12/13/1993 11 days

Additional Information
Managing NASA Center
Johnson Space Center (JSC)
Responsible NASA Representative
Johnson Space Center LSDA Office
Project Manager: Jessica Keune
Institutional Support
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)