German researchers sent into space the nerve cells of the person

Scientists from Hohengasthof Institute in Stuttgart decided to send to the space the nerve cells of man. This was announced on the official website of the Institute.


According to experts, this experiment is needed in order to understand whether it is possible that the human nervous system can develop normally in space.

For this experiment, 17 Dec into space are launched, the specimen containers are nerve cells, which took a little child in 1973.

Some time cells need to grow, and later will return them to earth for study.
Recall, this is not the first attempt, a similar experiment was carried out in 2011 and 2015.