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LBNP Chamber with Vertical Treadmill
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A volunteer exercises on a vertical treadmill inside of a Lower Body Negative Pressure (LBNP) chamber. The head down position simulates the microgravity condition experienced by astronauts aboard the International Space Station while the negative pressure provides adequate ground reaction force to run on the treadmill.
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