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Development and Implementation of the MOTOMIR Experiment on the MIR Space Station

  • N. Bachl
  • R. Baron
  • H. Tschan
  • M. Mossaheb
  • H. Stockhammer
  • W. Bumba
  • I. Kozlovskaya
  • K. Kharitonov
  • R. Albrecht
  • F. Hildebrand
  • M. Witt
  • M. Knauf

Abstract

All manned space flights so far have shown that weightlessness will influence the morphological as well as the physiological properties of the neuro-muscular system. Even after a short time in the 0-g environment skeletal muscle mass and strength have been shown to decrease in space or in simulated microgravity exposure (water immersion) in humans [6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 13, 15].

Keywords

Eccentric Exercise Space Flight Simulated Microgravity Eccentric Force Post Flight 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. Bachl
  • R. Baron
  • H. Tschan
  • M. Mossaheb
  • H. Stockhammer
  • W. Bumba
  • I. Kozlovskaya
  • K. Kharitonov
  • R. Albrecht
  • F. Hildebrand
  • M. Witt
  • M. Knauf

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