NASA’s Human Research Program and Space Biology Program announced the funding of 25 proposals to help answer questions about astronaut health and performance during future long-duration missions beyond low-Earth orbit. Dr. Mary Bouxsein was awarded two proposals titled:
- Dose-response study of musculoskeletal outcomes following centrifugation in adult mice on the International Space Station
- Time course of spaceflight-induced adaptations in bone morphology, bone strength and muscle quality
Congratulations to Dr. Bouxsein on her funded proposals! Read more about the awards here.