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OIST recognizes the first two donors in its “Naming Rights” fundraising campaign
25 May 2023
NTT and OIST make first simultaneous atmospheric and marine observations directly beneath Cat 5 typhoon in NW Pacific
Observation data taken from directly beneath typhoons may improve the accuracy of typhoon predictions, and explains the interaction between the atmosphere and ocean.
23 May 2023
OIST hosts French-Japanese Seminar on "Metaverse and Virtual Reality"
Over 100 OIST members and visitors attended the event exploring the science and technology behind the notion of “Metaverse”.
22 May 2023
Inhaled ethanol may treat respiratory infections and stop pandemics
In mice, the treatment decreased infections caused by the Influenza A virus
27 April 2023
Students explore cutting-edge research and the impact of science on society
25 bachelor’s and master’s students joined Science Challenge 2023 at OIST
26 April 2023
Gut bacteria could be behind weaker immune responses to COVID-19 vaccine
Digestion of fucose sugar by bacteria in our digestive tract could be hampering how effectively we respond to the COVID-19 mRNA vaccine.
20 April 2023
Towards a Deeper Understanding of Turbulence in Elastoviscoplastic Fluids
Three-dimensional simulations shed light on how energy dissipates within non-Newtonian fluids.
14 April 2023
Can noisy and polluted coastlines harm baby fish? OIST researchers aim to find out
Less than 40% of Okinawa’s coastline remains natural. An innovative coastal monitoring program investigates how human activity and development affects the health of juvenile fish living near the shore.
13 April 2023
New Brand, Same Commitment: OIST Innovation Creates Connections Between World-leading Science and Industry
OIST Unveils New Brand Identity for Technology Transfer Activities.
03 April 2023
Two new Deans begin their appointments
Prof. Thomas Busch and Prof. Evan Economo join the OIST Senior Management team.
03 April 2023
A life devoted to science: Ulf Skoglund's quest to overcome the ‘impossible’
The Dean of Graduate School, Professor Ulf Skoglund, retires after a decade of pioneering research and service to shape the future of OIST.
31 March 2023
New RNA-based toolkit to regulate gene activity could advance regenerative medicine, gene therapy and biotechnology
Turning genes on and off as easily and predictably as flicking a switch could be a powerful tool in medicine and biotech. A type of technology called a riboswitch might be the key.
30 March 2023