12 Apr 2021 - 11:56
Neurons typically consist of a cell body or ‘soma’, dendrites and axon. The dendrites are branched structures that receive signals from other neurons, while axons transmit signals to other neurons....
8 Apr 2021 - 10:24
At the end of a successful afternoon surveying the local beach.
8 Apr 2021 - 10:23
Meria Miller helps the girls survey the intertidal zone.
8 Apr 2021 - 10:22
At low tide, the ocean retreats and reveals a host of intertidal marine organisms within the sand, rock pools and seagrass. By wading through the shallow waters, it is also possible to see the coral...
8 Apr 2021 - 10:09
Three female neuroscience technicians talk to the girls about how they initially became involved in science.
8 Apr 2021 - 10:06
OIST staff and volunteers with the local Okinawan schoolgirls.
8 Apr 2021 - 10:03
Meria Miller gives a lecture to junior high school students in Onna Village.
22 Mar 2021 - 11:21
Professor Myers is assembling a small, focused team and also collaborating with three other units at OIST. Pictured left to right: Gaurav Agavekar, lead collaborator from Professor Evan Economo’s...
22 Mar 2021 - 09:53
Paired-end shotgun sequencing works by first creating multiple copies of the human genome. Then, each copy of the genome is “shotgunned” into smaller fragments, with the breakages occurring at random...
17 Mar 2021 - 09:58
Professor Ryota Kabe is the Principal Investigator of the Organic Optoelectronics Unit.
17 Mar 2021 - 09:57
Dr. Reina Komiya works as an associate researcher in the Science and Technology Group.
10 Mar 2021 - 16:55
Dr. Yuimaru Kubo splits his time between doing calculations, drawing up designs, and building devices. There’s also a fair share of administrative work in his role as a team leader.