Really, I had no idea that my adopted home state was so active in HSF!
http://kysat.typepad.com/my_weblog/2010/01/kentucky-space-launches-exomedicine-initiative-.html"Kentucky Space LLC announced today that it has begun a line of research and development into Exomedicine, defined as the study of disease mitigation and health enhancement in space under microgravity conditions. This initiative will be supported by an interdisciplinary team of top scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs, and through a joint venture with NanoRacks LLC based in Houston. ""Kentucky Space (KS) is an independent non-profit enterprise involving a consortium of universities, public and private organizations to design and lead innovative projects and missions in entrepreneurial space involving near space, sub-orbital, orbital and space station projects. Initial KS experiments on the International Space Station (ISS) will begin with the March 14, 2010 Shuttle mission to ISS."