Man in space

Chromato-Mass Spectr M Experiment


To investigate the capability of practical application the results of human microbiological status study using the chromatography-mass spectrometry for the space flight medical maintaining.


  • To prepare the microbiological "passport" for each cosmonaut.
  • To determine the maximal microorganism data range with use of molecular giro-acid markers.

Science Hardware Used:

  • Chromato-Mass-1 kit.


  • Chromato-Mass-1 complete set including:
    Chromato-Mass-1 Filter packages.

Experiment Results:

The recovery Chromato-Mass-1 Filter packages with the astronauts' blood/saliva samples inserted.