15 Oct 2021 - 11:44
In a new study published in iScience, researchers created mutant mice without XRN1 in the forebrain. XRN1 is a protein that plays a crucial role in degrading mRNA. The scientists found that...
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17 Sep 2021 - 11:36
The swirls and eddies in turbulent flows occur at a wide range of scales. This figure appeared in the press release "...
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13 Sep 2021 - 15:59
Nonno prepares a sample using ethanol.
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26 Jul 2021 - 19:00
Shiikuwasha have an important commercial value in Okinawa and are used to create many different products. Within Okinawa, Ōgimi and Katsuyama are the biggest citrus productive area in Okinawa. Top...
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21 May 2021 - 10:58
Clownfish larvae treated with thyroid hormones formed a higher number of bands at an earlier stage of development, compared to control larvae that weren’t treated with thyroid hormones. The image...
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19 May 2021 - 00:00
The Rita R. Colwell Impact Fund for the Advancement of Women in Science
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19 May 2021 - 00:00
Dr. Yuko Kakazu is the outreach specialist at the Subaru Telescope and NAOJ Thirty Meter Telescope Project in Hawaii and the Education Ambassador for the OIST Foundation.
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27 Apr 2021 - 15:48
Hiroki Sawada, age 23, is a first year PhD student at OIST, who has received a Softbank scholarship.
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27 Apr 2021 - 00:00
To treat both kinds of water, the researchers devised an ingenious solution; they used microbes to not only drive the treatment process, but also to recover some valuable nutrients out of the...
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22 Apr 2021 - 00:00
Fish husbandry technician, Radmila Neimann, from the Marine Climate Change Unit observes the clownfish at OIST’s Marine Science Station.
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19 Apr 2021 - 23:54
In the physics of the very tiny, strange quantum concepts apply. Electrons act as both particles and waves and it is therefore impossible to know both the position and the momentum of an electron at...
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19 Apr 2021 - 10:05
Adjunct Professor, Hiroaki Kitano, leads the Integrated Open Systems Unit at OIST.
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