Short Title: Microhost Last Published:  07/31/18 09:30:03 AM (Central)
Element: Human Health Countermeasures (HHC)
Evidence:  Report
Risk Master Logic Diagram:  Diagram
Point of Contact:  Cherie Oubre
Risk Ratings and Dispositions per Design Reference Mission (DRM) Category
DRM CategoriesMission
OperationsLong-Term Health
LxCRisk Disposition *LxCRisk Disposition *
Low Earth Orbit6 months1x3Accepted with Monitoring3x1Accepted
1 year1x3Accepted with Monitoring3x1Accepted
Deep Space Sortie1 month1x3Accepted with Monitoring3x1Accepted
Lunar Visit/
1 year1x3Accepted with Monitoring3x1Accepted
Deep Space
1 year1x3Accepted with Monitoring3x1Accepted
Planetary3 years3x3Requires Mitigation3x3Requires Mitigation
Note: LxC is the likelihood and consequence rating.
Risk Statement
Given that evidence collected during space flight indicates alterations in microbial virulence and astronaut immune function, there is a possibility that infectious disease will be enhanced during spaceflight missions.
Gaps (5)