Astronaut in space
Event —
Conference

GeneLab at the 2016 Human Research Program Investigators' Workshop

2016 February — 8
Time — 8:00am - 4:00pm CST Place — Galveston Island Convention Center 5600 Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77554
Information —

GeneLab and the Space Biology Division from NASA’s Ames Research Center staffed an exhibit booth and presented a poster at the annual meeting of the Human Research Program (HRP) Investigators’ Workshop, February 8-11, 2016, in Galveston, TX. Highlights of the conference included in-depth presentations about the NASA Twin Study, the Astronaut Microbiome study, and the Visual Impairment and Intracranial Pressure studies.

Workshop attendees spanned a wide range of physicians, researchers, and program officials from NASA and university affiliates, and included international participants as well. GeneLab team members engaged participants in discussions of how data from current and future HRP-funded investigations can be hosted in the GeneLab data system.

In addition to the booth, NASA engineer Peter Tran presented a poster titled, “GeneLab: A systems biology platform for spaceflight omics data.”

GeneLab representatives from Ames Research Center who participated in the workshop included Dr. Oana Marcu and Peter Tran.

For conference information, please visit: 2016 Human Research Program Investigators' Workshop

Time — 8:00am - 4:00pm CST Place — Galveston Island Convention Center 5600 Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77554
Discoveries
International Space Station over the Earth
GeneLab Platform