21 Dec 2011 - 00:00
Cells multiply by growing and dividing into two, following a regular pattern called the cell cycle. During the cellular division period called mitosis, chromosomes, which store genetic information in...
Type: Video
26 Oct 2011 - 06:33
On November 3, 2011, Dr. Mitsuhiro Yanagida, Principal Investigator of the G0 Cell Unit at OIST, received the Order of Culture, Japan’s most prestigious...
Type: News Article
15 Oct 2011 - 03:00
Okinawans are famous for their longevity. Many reasons have been proposed, one being diet. 99-year-old Kame Kina dances the Katcharsee – an Okinawan free style folk dance. Dr. Mitsuhiro...
Type: News Article
8 Jun 2011 - 00:00
These movies show what happens inside fission yeast cells as they divide. Before the cell divides, the chromosomes are duplicated, and then the microtubules -- the green lines in the video - move the...
Type: Video
13 May 2011 - 10:40
By Micheal E. Cooper Glucose as a source of energy is centrally important to our understanding of life. Human body cells take the glucose from blood to make energy. The glucose content of human...
Type: News Article
2 May 2011 - 00:00
Fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe) cells growing and dividing regularly in a culture medium, the glucose concentration of which is similar to that of human blood (4.4 mmol/L). Glucose as a...
Type: Video
3 Dec 2010 - 10:19
Dr. Kojiro Takeda, Group Leader of the G0 Cell Unit, has been granted FY2010 research funding from Astellas Foundation for Research on...
Type: News Article
27 Sep 2010 - 05:11
- PRESS RELEASE -     OIST Principal Investigator Dr. Mitsuhiro Yanagida to Become an Honorary Fellow of the Society of Biology  ...
Type: Press release
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