24 Jul 2012
Whether a human, an armadillo, or a sea slug, each of us begins life in much the same way: as a microscopic, formless blob of stem cells. As we grow, an intricate choreography of genetic controls...
Type: News Article
Ciona development
24 Jul 2012
Different stages in Ciona development
Type: Photo
18 May 2012
Corals are marine organisms that reproduce by spawning. Tiny pink balls seen in this picture are coral gametes (unfertilized eggs and sperm called bundles) released into the ocean. Around the Okinawa...
Type: Photo
16 May 2012
Ken Maeda, a researcher in OIST’s Marine Genomics Unit, has identified a new freshwater goby species on the islands of Okinawa...
Type: Press release
15 May 2012
A male Stiphodon alcedo displaying bright colors for courtship (left) and a female S. alcedo with subtler coloration (right). The fish grows to a maximum length of six centimeters. (Photo: Ken Maeda)
Type: Photo
9 Apr 2012
This is a high-magnification photo of the surface of staghorn coral, Acropora digitifera,...
Type: Event Report
15 Mar 2012
Mitsuyasu Hasebe...
Type: Event Report
13 Jan 2012
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Type: Event
26 Jul 2011
Corals are marine organisms that reproduce by spawning. Tiny pink balls seen in this movie are coral gametes (unfertilized eggs and sperm called bundles) released into the ocean. Around Okinawa area...
Type: Video
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