Human Life Research on ISS Russian Segment

Statokonia Experiment


Objective:

Assessment of character and dynamics of statokonia neogenesis and growth in zero-gravity conditions.

Tasks:

  • Study of ultrastructure, composition by elements and morphometry of statokonias.
  • Study of statokonia regeneration and growth.

Science Hardware Used:


  • Incubator Ulitka;

  • Pouch ART.

Experiment Results:

  • Incubator Ulitka delivered back to Earth;
  • Information concerning the experimental conditions made available by means of the independently operating temperature recorder.