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NIH and NASA Activities

Updated June 18, 2012

The NIH and NASA have a strong history of collaboration and share many interests in the life and health sciences. As research opportunities emerge, the NIH and NASA continue to explore new ways to develop partnerships that serve shared scientific interests.

NIH and NASA collaborate on International Space Station


Statement to the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Subcommittee on Science and Space about "The Case for Space: Examining the Value" — October 21, 2009

Funding Opportunity Announcement

Memorandum of Understanding for Cooperation in Space-Related Health Research

The collaboration is featured in the Fall 2007 issue of Medline Plus magazine (see