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Project Title:  Development of Next-Generation Probiotics to Combat Mental Health Risks for Space Travel Reduce
Fiscal Year: FY 2021 
Division: Human Research 
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Start Date: 11/01/2020  
End Date: 10/31/2021  
Task Last Updated: 10/22/2020 
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Principal Investigator/Affiliation:   Strandwitz, Philip  Ph.D. / Holobiome, Inc. 
Address:  1 Kendall Sq, Ste B2001 
Cambridge , MA 02139 
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Organization Type: INDUSTRY 
Organization Name: Holobiome, Inc. 
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Project Information: Grant/Contract No. NNX16AO69A-IND0103 
Responsible Center: TRISH 
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Unique ID: 14098 
Solicitation / Funding Source: TRISH--Industry 
Grant/Contract No.: NNX16AO69A-IND0103 
Project Type: GROUND 
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Task Description: Industry Project

Holobiome is developing next generation probiotics, derived from the healthy human microbiome, to address major global health problems. With this application we seek to explore utility of these strains to solve a major challenge for the intergalactic advancement of humanity -- the mental health of deep space explorers. We call these Astrobiotics.

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Task Progress & Bibliography Information FY2021 
Task Progress: New project for FY2021.

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