16 Oct 2014
A new study of lens morphology through cell proliferation is helping to understand how complex biological structures form.
10 Oct 2014
In a cooperative effort with the local fishermen, OIST researchers are studying the population dynamics of Crown-of-Thorns Starfish.
2 Oct 2014
Jeong-Hwan Kim engineers a smart nanomaterial that rolls and unrolls in response to acidic or basic environments.


29 Sep 2014
Yohei Yokobayashi joins OIST to lead the new unit on Nucleic Acid Chemistry and Engineering in an effort to understand the applications of chemistry in biological systems.
25 Sep 2014
The Japanese Cancer Association is awarding OIST Prof. Tadashi Yamamoto a prestigious award for his contributions to cancer research.
11 Sep 2014
Newly appointed minister acknowledges interaction and interdisciplinary studies on his first visit.
2 Sep 2014
The third class of doctoral students introduced themselves to OIST and received a resounding welcome from the community.