The impact of microgravity on bone in humans.

@article{Grimm2016TheIO,
  title={The impact of microgravity on bone in humans.},
  author={Daniela Grimm and Jirka Grosse and Markus Wehland and Vivek Mann and Janne E Reseland and Alamelu Sundaresan and Thomas J Corydon},
  journal={Bone},
  year={2016},
  volume={87},
  pages={44-56}
}
Experiencing real weightlessness in space is a dream for many of us who are interested in space research. Although space traveling fascinates us, it can cause both short-term and long-term health problems. Microgravity is the most important influence on the human organism in space. The human body undergoes dramatic changes during a long-term spaceflight. In this review, we will mainly focus on changes in calcium, sodium and bone metabolism of space travelers. Moreover, we report on the current… CONTINUE READING
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