Walter Cromer, Ph.D., postdoctoral research associate with the Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine, is one of nine young scientists who received First Award Fellowships from the National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI). Through this program, Cromer will conduct a one year research project with the eventual aim of protecting astronaut health during long-duration spaceflight.
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