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Funk, Glenn A.
Experiment Participation:
+ Animal Studies on Spacelab-3 (SL3 1.1)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: Co-Investigator
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Animal Studies on Spacelab-3 (SL3 1.1)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Rat Maintenance in the Research Animal Holding Facility During the Flight of Spacelab 3 (SL3 1.2)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Microgravity Changes in Heart Structure and Cyclic-AMP Metabolism (SL3 BSP2)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Atriopeptin in Atria and Plasma of Rats Orbited Aboard NASA Spacelab-3 for Seven Days (SL3 BSP3)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Effect of Flight in Mission SL-3 on Cytokine Production by Rats (SL3 BSP4)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Effect of Flight in Mission SL-3 on Interferon-Gamma Production by Rats (SL3 BSP4.1)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ The Influence of Space Flight on the Rat Soleus (SL3 BSP5)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Electron Microprobe Analyses of Calcium, Sulfate, Magnesium, and Phosphorous Distribution in Incisors of Spacelab-3 Rats (SL3 BSP6)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Microprobe Analyses of Epiphyseal Plates from Spacelab 3 Rats (SL3 BSP7)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Effect of Seven Days of Spaceflight on Hindlimb Muscle Protein, RNA and DNA in Adult Rats (SL3 BSP8)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Morphologic and Histochemical Studies of Bone Cells from SL-3 Rats (SL3 BSP9)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Osteocalcin as an Indicator of Bone Metabolism During Spaceflight (SL3 BSP10)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Response of Amino Acids in Hindlimb Muscles to Recovery from Hypogravity and Unloading by Tail-Cast Suspension (SL3 BSP11)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Muscle Protein and Glycogen Responses to Recovery from Hypogravity and Unloading by Tail-Cast Suspension (SL3 BSP12)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Morphological and Biochemical Changes in Soleus and Extensor Digitorum Longus Muscles of Rats Orbited in Spacelab 3 (SL3 BSP13)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Bone Maturation in Rats Flown on the Spacelab-3 Mission (SL3 BSP14)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Space Lab 3: Histomorphometric Analysis of the Rat Skeleton (SL3 BSP15)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Census of Osteoblast Precursor Cells in Periodontal Ligament (PDL) of Spacelab-3 Rats (SL3 BSP16)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Changes in Functional Metabolism in the Rat Central Nervous System Following Spaceflight (SL3 BSP17)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Effects of Weightlessness on Neurotransmitter Receptors in Selected Brain Areas (SL3 BSP18)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Otoconial Morphology in Space-Flown Rats (SL3 BSP19)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Reduction of the Spermatogonial Population in Rat Testes Flown on Spacelab 3 (SL3 BSP20)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Biochemical and Morphological Evaluation of the Effects of Space Flight on Rat Salivary Glands (SL3 BSP21)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ 1,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D3 Receptors in Space Flown vs. Grounded Control Rat Kidneys (SL3 BSP22)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Hepatic Enzymes of Sphingolipid and Glycerolipid Biosynthesis in Rats from Spacelab 3 (SL3 BSP23)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Hepatic Enzyme Adaptation in Rats after Spaceflight (SL3 BSP24)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Plasma Renin Concentrations of Rats Orbited for 7 Days Aboard NASA Spacelab 3 (SL3 BSP25)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Hematologic Parameters of Astrorats Flown on Spacelab-3 (SL3 BSP26)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Microgravity Associated Changes in Pituitary Growth Hormone (GH) Cells Prepared from Rats Flown on Spacelab 3 (SL3 BSP27)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Homeostasis and Biological Rhythms in the Rat During Spaceflight (SL3 BSP28)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Early Adaptation to Altered Gravitational Environments in the Squirrel Monkey (SL3 BSP29)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Results of Examination of the Respiratory System in Spacelab-3 Flight Rats (SL3 BSP30)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States
+ Autogenic Feedback Training (178195 1_3)
Experiment Performed on: +STS-51B  
Role: ARC Payload Scientist
Degree: Ph.D.
Institution: NASA Ames Research Center (ARC), Moffett Field, California, United States