10 Mar 2019
 “ I was surprised to see so many people with different backgrounds getting together to think about Deep Tech today. I am confident that we can turn the situation in Japan around if all of us...
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10 Mar 2019
Mr. Tetsu Nakajima defines Deep Tech as the technology that is based on deep scientific research, requires great amount of time and investments, will be repurposed by the market, and becomes a big...
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10 Mar 2019
Prof. Tsumoru Shintake, whose original research field is accelerator physics, now leads the Quantum Wave Microscopy Unit at OIST. Prof. Shintake, who was engaged in creative activities from early...
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10 Mar 2019
OIST Executive Vice President Dr. Robert Baughman explains OIST’s outline and its initiatives to create an Innovation Ecosystem, which encompasses the OIST Startup Accelerator Program and its new...
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10 Mar 2019
“To foster the startup ecosystem in Japan, it is important that large companies open up their assets to startups as well as support them through M&A. Also, universities can play an important role...
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10 Mar 2019
State Minister of Cabinet Office, Mr. Akira Sato concludes his opening remarks by saying “I expect scientific research at OIST to benefit our future life in many different ways.”
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5 Mar 2019
The nerve cell that senses salty taste is present in the head of C. elegans, and its sensillium is exposed to the environment at the tip of its nose. A small number of nerve cell bodies are excised...
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5 Mar 2019
Since a C. elegans body length is about 1 mm and it is transparent, all cells can be observed with a microscope while living. Its genes are miniscule but has genes in common to humans. In addition,...
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28 Feb 2019
Prof. Kono (third from the right) leads the OIST Membranology Unit, which investigates how cells change shape in response to stimuli, particularly damage to their external membranes. She recently co-...
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6 Feb 2019
(Left to right) Dr. Oleksiy Zadorozhko, Prof. Denis Konstantinov, and Jiabao Chen of the Quantum Dynamics Unit published a new study investigating the impact of microwaves on two-dimensional...
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31 Jan 2019
(Left to right) Prof. Mitsuhiro Yanagida, technician Orie Arakawa, and Dr. Norihiko Nakazawa of the G0 Cell Unit authored a paper on the enzyme DNA topoisomerase II (topo II) a critical target...
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30 Jan 2019
Prof. Mitsuhiro Yanagida and Dr. Takayuki Teruya of the G0 Cell Unit recently published a paper with Kyoto University on the effects of fasting on the human metabolism. The study suggest novel health...
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