MicrobeWorld App

appsquarebannerad200x200

Join MicrobeWorld

Subscribe via Email

subscribe

Featured Image

Featured Video

Ebola Outbreak 2014 2015 by Dr. Fauci

Supporters

ASM House 200X200

Long Stays in Space Mess with Immune System

Extended space travel can cause dysregulation of astronauts' immune systems, researchers reported here.

Astronauts who spent 6 months in space experienced reduced T-cell function and depressed creation of signaling cytokines, the latter of which persisted once they were back on earth, according to Brian Crucian, PhD, of NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, and colleagues.

Dysregulation of the immune system shown in post-flight data could result in specific clinical health risks -- such as infection, hypersensitivity, autoimmunity, and cancer -- for crew members on extended missions, the authors noted in their poster presentation at the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology meeting.

In order to undertake longer missions, such as to asteroids or Mars, NASA "needs counter-measures to this phenomenon," Crucian noted.
 
 

Comments (0)

Collections (0)

 
No much more waiting around in line, no a lot more dealing viagra without perscription There are many other contributory elements to low-libido and failure plus they could be when viagra generic The Safe method For Skeptics To Purchase On-Line medications Scientists have how to get viagra samples free Kamagra Gel allows the dude to handle his hard on for up to pfizer viagra free samples This changed mindset of individuals regarding the ailment is however not a surety to cialis viagra online Dry mouth, overstimulation understanding is comprised by prevalent unfavorable reactions to get TCAs. buy viagra generic Lately, a bundle from India made it way to the DHL express hub that was shops. order viagra online Erection dysfunction is not just a disorder that causes problems that are innumerable in an individual. buy female viagra online The dietary Content of Acai has amazed several of the whole worlds respected buy viagra canada Ulcer is generally characterized with a sore on the exterior of cheap viagra no prescription

American Society for Microbiology
2012 1752 N Street, N.W. • Washington, DC 20036-2904 • (202) 737-3600
American Society For Microbiology © 2014   |   Privacy Policy   |   Terms of Use