9 May 2019
Dr. Faisal Mahmood, an OIST graduate has accepted a position as Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School. His appointment will be in the Division of Computational Pathology, a new division in...
Type: News Article
3 Jul 2018
Cell division is one of the most fundamental processes of biology. It’s what allows all living things to grow, multiply and form complex structures. But scientists still don’t understand many of the...
Type: News Article
15 Jan 2016
Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) reconstructed the 3D structure of one of the proteins of Plasmodium falciparum, the causative agent of malaria and the...
Type: Press release
30 Jul 2014
The first startup from the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) was established on June 25, 2014. The company has grown from advanced structural imaging technology...
Type: Press release
30 Jul 2014
This rotating image shows the 3D structure of a protein using two different imaging techniques: Cryo-MET and X-ray crystallography. This sample image is Immunoglobulin G, the most abundant antibody...
Type: Video
1 Aug 2012
An illustration of how the human papillomavirus (HPV) capsid self-assembles in vitro from individual proteins into virus-like particles. Pharmaceutical companies take advantage of this process to...
Type: Video
5 Jun 2012
Despite recent decades’ dramatic advances in the tools used to study how living things work—increasingly powerful imaging methods, whole-genome sequencing, and access to vast amounts of...
Type: News Article
17 Feb 2012
There are more than 200 researchers at OIST coming from approximately 30 countries.  The OIST “scientific passport” podcasts highlight the interesting backgrounds and fascinating research that...
Type: Event Report
22 Feb 2011
Okinawa, Japan, February 22, 2011 — The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST) and Sidec Technologies AB, a Swedish company providing research collaborations based on molecular...
Type: Press release
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