12 Nov 2019 - 22:00
An ant the size of a lion isn’t as far-fetched as you would think. From as small as a sesame seed to the size of a big cat, ants come in all sizes —in augmented reality, at least. Augmented reality...
Type: Press release
25 Sep 2019 - 11:27
The Imaging Section (IMG) is responsible for maintaining and managing imaging instruments and facility and providing research support at the...
Type: News Article
25 Sep 2019 - 11:18
The OIST Imaging Section offers Japanese university students to be trained in cryo-electron microscopy. From left to right: trainee Akari Ishitsuka, instructor Malgorzata Hall, head of Imaging...
Type: Photo
25 Sep 2019 - 11:16
From left to right: Toshio Sasaki, Toshiaki Mochizuki, Koji Koizumi, Malgorzata Hall, Ryo Kanno, Mizuki Tokashiki, Bruno Humbel, Gesa Freimann, Paolo Barzaghi, Michelle Genoveso, Akari Ishitsuka,...
Type: Photo
25 Sep 2019 - 11:15
Titan Krios, the flagship of the cryo-electron microscopes at OIST.
Type: Photo
30 Jul 2019 - 14:00
Dicyemids, microscopic parasites comprised of 30 cells, are in-between creatures. With their basic three-part body plan, they are more complex than single-celled protozoans but considerably less...
Type: Press release
18 Jul 2019 - 11:18
Unit Leader of the Quantum Transport and Electronic Structure Theory Unit Prof. Fabian Pauly is the corresponding author for the theory...
Type: Photo
18 Jul 2019 - 09:16
After several years of theorizing and experimenting, an international team of researchers including scientists at Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) has finally...
Type: Press release
2 Jul 2019 - 10:44
A study published in Journal of the American Chemical Society, synthesized artificial cells to detect histamine. When...
Type: Photo
2 Jul 2019 - 10:40
Baking a cake from scratch is a task deemed difficult for many. Constructing an artificial cell-like system from scratch, well that’s another story. “Synthesizing cells from scratch is of...
Type: Press release
17 Jun 2019 - 15:09
OKINAWA, Japan (17 June 2019) – Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) has received a pledge of ¥30M from Nikken Housing to support the Institute’s innovation and...
Type: Press release
14 Jun 2019 - 10:51
A bartender mixes familiar drinks that are sure to please their regular patrons, while creating fresh combinations to improve their craft and entice new clientele. Surprisingly, venomous snakes do...
Type: News Article
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