How does spaceflight affect astronauts' bodies?

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We are entering a new era of space exploration enabled by commercial spaceflights. Despite the increasing number of space missions, we still do not have a clear picture of the impact of spaceflight on the human body. In this talk, we will discuss the main hazards of space exploration, what we have learnt so far, and what researchers are trying to understand relatively to gene expression alterations in the heart and brain using a novel technique called Spatial Transcriptomics.

24 september 2021
Gymnasiet och åk 9
Stefania Giacomello, KTH