Contract activities on ISS Russian Segment

Experiment GCF-JAXA (NASDA)


Objective:

Growth and production of biological macromolecule crystals under microgravity conditions.

Tasks:

Growth of biological macro molecule crystals using cross diffusion method under space flight conditions.

Science Hardware Used:

  • Crystallization unit GCF-02.

Flight Equipment Used:

  • Camera Nikon F5
    for taking pictures of the equipment during conduct of the activities and at an installation site

Support Aids Complex:

  • Shipping container GCF-01.

Consumables:

  • A 35-mm photographic film.

Experiment Results:

  • Crystallization units GCF-02 with biomaterials;
  • Information of the temperature in crystallization units area.

ISS Crew


Hoshide  AkihikoHoshide
Akihiko



leg Novitskiy Novitskiy
leg



Petr Dubrov Dubrov
Petr



Mark Vande Hei Vande Hei
Mark



Robert Shane KIMBROUGH KIMBROUGH
Robert Shane



Megan McArthur McArthur
Megan



Thomas PESQUETPESQUET
Thomas