Of Mice and Men: Rodent habitats in space have become essential to understanding human diseases on Earth.


Long-duration spaceflight has deleterious effects on organisms adapted to life in Earth?s gravity. For humans, some of these effects are relatively minor, rapidly resolved, and well understood. For example, going from Earth gravity to weightlessness can cause disorientation and nausea (space sickness), whereas returning to Earth after getting used to… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/MPUL.2014.2321216


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