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Clinical Assessment of Flight Pool Animals (B11-01)
Principal Investigators
Research Area:
Clinical medicine
Species Studied
Scientific Name: Macaca mulatta Species: Monkey Strain: Rhesus


The Bion 11 mission had an intense science and ethics focus, and veterinarian care was provided to the animals at all stages of the program. Clinical assessment of flight pool animals was necessary for the final selection of flight and control animals for the mission.

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Ilyin, E.A. et al.: Bion 11 Mission: Primate Experiments. Journal of Gravitational Physiology, vol. 7(1), Jan 2000, pp. S9-S17.

Data Information
Data Availability
Archive is complete. No data sets are available for this experiment. Please Contact LSDA if you know of available data for this investigation.

Activity, enzymic, Alanine aminotransferase, blood, primate, Analyzer
Activity, enzymic, Alkaline phosphatase, blood, primate, Analyzer
Activity, enzymic, Aspartate aminotransferase, blood, primate, Analyzer
Behavior, healing, Primate, wound, Observation
Composition , Urine, color, primate, Clinical chemistry
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Mission/Study Information
Mission Launch/Start Date Landing/End Date Duration
Bion 11 12/24/1996 01/07/1997 13.5 days

Additional Information
Managing NASA Center
Ames Research Center (ARC)
Responsible NASA Representative
Ames Research Center LSDA Level 3
Project Manager: Martha Del Alto
Institutional Support
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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