17 Nov 2017
Using a promising wastewater treatment technology, called a microbial fuel cell (MFC), the Biological Systems Unit at the Okinawa Institute of...
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16 Nov 2017
David Simpson gathers samples of swine wastewater from the Okinawa Prefectural Livestock and Grassland Research Center in Nakijin, Okinawa.
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16 Nov 2017
MFCs in the OIST Biological Systems Unit lab containing treated and untreated wastewater from the Okinawa Prefectural Livestock and Grassland Research Center.
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16 Nov 2017
One of the greatest threats to the environment today is wastewater left over from production activities. Agricultural practices, such as pig farming, produce a large amount of wastewater containing...
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16 Nov 2017

Pig

A pig at the Okinawa Prefectural Livestock and Grassland Research Center. (Photo: Okinawa Prefectural Livestock and Grassland Research Center)
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16 Nov 2017
The OIST Biological Systems Unit has placed MFCs at an Awamori distillery in Okinawa.
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12 Oct 2017
Research from the Nucleic Acid Chemistry and Engineering Unit on predatory bacteria is being talked about in international news. In a...
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11 Oct 2017
In 2016 the World Health Organization named antibiotic resistance as “one of the biggest threats to...
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6 Oct 2017
Recently OIST's Ecology and Evolution Unit confirmed the survival of a thought-to-be extinct species of large flightless insect: the...
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6 Oct 2017
From left to right: Lijun Qiu and Professor Alexander Mikheyev from the OIST Ecology and Evolution Unit
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6 Oct 2017
In the 1960s, rock climbers on Ball’s Pyramid, a small, isolated volcanic stack located in the Tasman Sea, discovered a treasure that would mark the beginning of an incredible story of survival. The...
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2 Oct 2017
From left to right: Dr. Stoffel Janssens, Professor Eliot Fried, and Special Research student Vikash Chaurasia.
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