Task CSA Immune Profile
Last Published:  07/30/21 01:05:34 PM (Central)
Short Title: CSA
Responsible HRP Element: Human Health Countermeasures
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Funding Status: Active - Currently funded and in progress
Procurement Mechanism(s):
International Collaborator
Aim1: Establish the onboard analysis and to determine peripheral leukocyte distribution, including lymphocyte subsets, NK cells and neutrophils, as a measure of in-vivo immune status during extended spaceflight. A
im 2: Investigate cell activation markers and plasma concentrations of soluble immune mediators, including cytokines, stress hormones, inflammatory proteins, as a measure of invivo immune response.
Aim 3: Investigate basic T-cell subset function using whole blood mitogen-stimulation in cultures followed by assessment of activation markers 
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