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


Shannon Walker WALKER
Shannon



leg Novitskiy Novitskiy
leg



Petr Dubrov Dubrov
Petr



Mark Vande Hei Vande Hei
Mark



Michael Hopkins Hopkins
Michael



Victor Glover Glover
Victor



Soichi Noguchi Noguchi
Soichi