Human Life Research on ISS Russian Segment
Intercellular Interaction Experiment
Assessment of cytotoxic activity of isolated human blood lymphocytes during the combined cultivation with cell culture K-562 under microgravity conditions.
To conduct the process of intercellular interaction and return of the findings to Earth.
- 'Fibroplast' stowage;
- Thermostatically controlled container 'Akvarius'
for conducting the cultivation process
Complex of Maintenance
and support aids:
- Glove box
- Container KV-03
for returning to Earth
Flight Equipment Used:
- Refrigerator 'Cryogem-03';
- Insert 'Filters' with the culture of cellular suspension;
- Containing the intercellular interaction products.
The research conducted allows to develop the methods for analyzing immunity system condition directly onboard the orbital space station.