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Fossil Fuels and the Carbon Cycle

Author(s): David R. Caprette, PhD
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Applications to Earth: Sarcopenia

Countermeasures developed for use in space often are equally important on Earth. Sarcopenia, or muscle wasting, is a serious condition, particularly for bedridden and elderly individuals. An amino acid supplement, combined with resistance exercise and timing of the supplement intake to the exercise, should be beneficial for individuals on Earth.

Funded by the following grant(s)

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, NIH

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, NIH

My Health My World: National Dissemination
Grant Number: 5R25ES009259
The Environment as a Context for Opportunities in Schools
Grant Number: 5R25ES010698, R25ES06932

Houston Endowment Inc.

Foundations for the Future: Capitalizing on Technology to Promote Equity, Access and Quality in Elementary Science Education