Dr. Yuuri Yasuoka has discovered a key mechanism in formation of the head in frogs.
18 Jul 2014
OIST has highly-skilled women who use their expertise to advise and support students and researchers in a wide of range of research activities.
11 Jul 2014
OIST’s new magnetic resonance imaging system allows physiological analyses of small animals.
4 Jul 2014
OIST has a new resident: a life-size humpback whale! On June 28, eighty children visited OIST to paint a mural of a humpback whale with Okinawan artist pokke104.
23 May 2014
Dr. Chuya Shinzato of the Marine Genomics Unit and colleagues have established DNA markers that enables scientists to study genetic diversity and connectivity among the Acropora coral populations.
1 Apr 2014
The European Physical Society (EPS) announced on March 20 that this year’s Gersch Budker Prize will go to OIST Professor Tsumoru Shintake.
6 Sep 2013
OIST has installed a marine observatory system in waters off the coast of Motobu, Okinawa, which enables real-time monitoring of biological and physical data.