USED SCIENCE HARDWARE:
Four containers are used in the experiment: P1, P2,
T and B.
- Containers P1 and P2
contain 8 Petri dishes each with a solid bacterial
- Container T
is a thermally insulated container containing 6
experimental numbered bags, heat absorber and temperature
logger. Each bag contains one Falcon tube, in which
two microvials with liquid bacterial culture are
- Container Â
To return experimental samples with the heat absorber
and temperature data logger to the ground.
USED FLIGHT HARDWARE:
- Freezer Kriogem-03M
to freeze the samples and heat absorbers on the
Investigation of the impact of space environmental
conditions such as microgravity and space radiation
onboard the ISS on the metabolic processes.
Incubation of a biological strain, Ralstonia metallidurans
CH34 (genome sequenced) and non-pathogenic bacteria,
Rhodosprillum rubrum S1H on the SS RS.
Incubated bacterial culture in Container B and Containers
P1 and P2 (12 microvials and 16 Petri dishes).