Navigation Links
Lockheed Martin to Continue Providing Life Sciences Support to NASA
Date:3/18/2013

HOUSTON, March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the Wyle-led team, Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has been selected by NASA's Johnson Space Center to provide biomedical, medical and health services in support of all human spaceflight programs. These services under the Human Health and Performance Contract (HHPC) monitor astronaut health and enable bioastronautics research that benefits life on Earth.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110419/PH85737LOGO-b)

The potential contract value to Lockheed Martin is about $250 million over the expected 10-year life of the contract. Lockheed Martin is responsible for flight hardware development, facilitation of life sciences research conducted on the International Space Station (ISS), human factors engineering to optimize tools and experiments for astronauts in zero gravity, radiation analysis, space food development, flight/ground crew training, and life sciences data archival.

"Lockheed Martin has provided life sciences support at Johnson Space Center for more than 30 years and has supported America's human spaceflight program for more than 50 years," said Rick Hieb , vice president of exploration and mission support for Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions. "Together with Wyle, we apply that experience to ensure the high quality of science on human space missions and leverage the knowledge gained in space to enhance life here on Earth."

HHPC supports several NASA programs and offices including the ISS, Orion, Advanced Exploration Systems, Space Technology Mission Directorate, Human Research Program and Commercial Crew and Cargo programs. 

Among its accomplishments in support of NASA's bioastronautics program, Lockheed Martin has:


    SOURCE Lockheed Martin
    Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
    All rights reserved

    Page: 1 2

    Related biology technology :

    1. Lockheed Martin and Nanyang Technological University to collaborate on nanotechnology
    2. In Focus with Martin Sheen Showcasing How Medication is Helping Win the Fight Against Mood Disorders
    3. In Focus with Martin Sheen Planning New Series on Innovation in the American Home
    4. In Focus with Martin Sheen Exploring the Advances of Molecular Medicine
    5. Aushon BioSystems Appoints Martin Verhoef Chief Executive Officer
    6. Ambit Biosciences Names Michael A. Martino President and Chief Executive Officer
    7. John Saltamartine to Lead Operations as VR Laboratories Chief Operating Officer
    8. My Cleaning Products Continues to Offer Complimentary Samples of Non-Toxic Rusterizer, Explains How Rust Spray Cuts Rust Removal Expense
    9. Used-Line.com Continues to Improve User Experience for Buyers, Users of Lab and Test Equipment
    10. Bed Bug Infestation Cases Continue to Increase, My Cleaning Products Recommends a Quick Solution to Prevent Wider Bed Bug Spread
    11. iBio, Inc. Receives Anticipated Notice from NYSE MKT that Company is Below Certain Continued Listing Standards
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    (Date:9/30/2014)... September 30, 2014 SoundConnect, ... collaboration company is dedicated to supporting business communication ... Julie Power, a carrier services ... collaboration solutions stays connected and productive at all ... increased movement of businesses to cloud communications services. ...
    (Date:9/30/2014)... On September 11, Pharma IQ conducted an interview with ... that he will lead on “Stem Cells” at the ... in London. In the interview posted online ... to several questions on the current state of technologies for ... and future trends in the use of stem cells for ...
    (Date:9/30/2014)... New Jersey (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 ... it has been chosen by the Parenteral Drug ... (November 18 and 19, 2014) on container closure integrity ... container closure integrity test methods and philosophies detailed in ... – Integrity Evaluation. The course will span ...
    (Date:9/30/2014)... Pittsburgh PA (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 ... Nurses ( IACRN), a non-profit organization based ... Clinical Research Excellence and Safety (ACRES), a ... of a strategic alliance agreement, setting the stage ... is to enhance clinical research quality and safety ...
    Breaking Biology Technology:SoundConnect Expands Carrier Services Division 2Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC Director James L. Sherley Discusses Stem Cell Toxicology 2Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC Director James L. Sherley Discusses Stem Cell Toxicology 3Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC Director James L. Sherley Discusses Stem Cell Toxicology 4Whitehouse Laboratories to Partner with PDA for Educational Course on Container Closure Integrity Testing 2Whitehouse Laboratories to Partner with PDA for Educational Course on Container Closure Integrity Testing 3Whitehouse Laboratories to Partner with PDA for Educational Course on Container Closure Integrity Testing 4IACRN and ACRES to Support Clinical Research Nurses 2IACRN and ACRES to Support Clinical Research Nurses 3
    ... accuracy: DNA vaccines that home in on DCs are ... develop new vaccines against infectious diseases is DNA vaccination. ... vaccine, the body converts the information in the DNA ... However, current DNA vaccines induce relatively weak immune responses ...
    ... UK, 6 March 2008 Elsevier, the world-leading ... and services, announced today Hybrid Materials 2009: The ... which will take place in Tours, France, 15-19 ... has experienced a 14% annual growth in published ...
    ... DNDN ) will release its fourth quarter financial results on,Thursday, March ... PT; 11:00 a.m. ET to review fiscal year 2007 financial results,and ... follows:, Time: 11:00 AM ... March 13, 2008 Dial-in: 1-877-548-7901 (domestic) or +1-719-325-4844 ...
    Cached Biology Technology:JCI online early table of contents: March 6, 2008 2JCI online early table of contents: March 6, 2008 3JCI online early table of contents: March 6, 2008 4Hybrid materials: Exciting interdisciplinary field offering future solutions for industry 2-Dendreon to Hold Conference Call on Thursday, March 13, 2008 at 11:00 AM ET- 2
    (Date:9/29/2014)... For decades, planetary geologists have speculated that glaciers ... 2000-mile-long chasm that constitutes the Grand Canyon of ... that might have been carved by past glaciers ... observations have remained highly controversial and contested. ... College and the Freie Universitaet Berlin has identified ...
    (Date:9/29/2014)... of Pangea was starting to break up and dog-sized dinosaurs ... called phytosaurs and rauisuchids were at the top of the ... predators didn,t interact much as the former was king of ... ideas are changing, thanks largely to the contents of a ... in the German journal Naturwissenschaften , Stephanie ...
    (Date:9/29/2014)... Institute (DOE JGI), a DOE Office of Science ... have been selected for the 2015 Community Science ... waters, and from plant root micro-ecosystems, to the ... the CSP 2015 projects portfolio highlights diverse environments ... , "These projects catalyze JGI,s strategic shift in ...
    Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Glaciers in the Grand Canyon of Mars? 2Glaciers in the Grand Canyon of Mars? 3Glaciers in the Grand Canyon of Mars? 4Glaciers in the Grand Canyon of Mars? 5Glaciers in the Grand Canyon of Mars? 6Glaciers in the Grand Canyon of Mars? 7Glaciers in the Grand Canyon of Mars? 8Glaciers in the Grand Canyon of Mars? 9Tooth buried in bone shows prehistoric predators tangled across land, sea 22015 DOE JGI's science portfolio delves deeper into the Earth's data mine 22015 DOE JGI's science portfolio delves deeper into the Earth's data mine 32015 DOE JGI's science portfolio delves deeper into the Earth's data mine 42015 DOE JGI's science portfolio delves deeper into the Earth's data mine 52015 DOE JGI's science portfolio delves deeper into the Earth's data mine 62015 DOE JGI's science portfolio delves deeper into the Earth's data mine 72015 DOE JGI's science portfolio delves deeper into the Earth's data mine 82015 DOE JGI's science portfolio delves deeper into the Earth's data mine 9
    ... 2012 Millions of people worldwide suffer from a ... triggered by nerve damage. Precisely how this pain persists ... ineffective. But a team led by scientists from The ... metabolomics, has now discovered a major clue: dimethylsphingosine (DMS), ...
    ... researchers of Hospital del Mar and its research institute, ... pharmacological resistance to cancer. This new mechanism is a ... receptor) causing resistance to treatment using a drug called ... The study proves that, both in lab models ...
    ... work with engines traveling on straight tracks, a team ... Oxford have successfully used DNA building blocks to construct ... tracks with multiple switches. The findings, published in the ... Nanotechnology , are expected to lead to further developments ...
    Cached Biology News:Scripps Research scientists provide new understanding of chronic pain 2Scripps Research scientists provide new understanding of chronic pain 3Identified a cause of resistance to colon cancer treatment 2
    ... Plus is a modular confocal system that ... an ultra-compact and lightweight design. The improved ... optical performance to 400nm andits bi-directional scanner ... for X and Y scan axes rotation ...
    No-Weigh Dithiothreitol (DTT) ,7.7 mg DTT/Tube x 48 tubes...
    ... is an integrated digital microscope and camera ... equipment setup, optical adjustment or software installation. ... technology, COOLSCOPE combines simplicity and advanced technology ... offers simultaneous viewing of a macro image ...
    ... end-users to be "a delight to use" ... microscopy and electronic imaging. With its ergonomic ... require much space and can easily be ... DM-BA300 combines Motic's own revolutionary Colour Corrected ...
    Biology Products: