14. June 2017 - 9:53
In brain cells, neurotransmitters are carried inside “cellular vehicles”. OIST scientists elucidate the mechanisms behind the motion of these vehicles in mammalian synapses.
9. June 2017 - 10:13
OIST researchers report using one-atom-thin graphene film to drastically enhance the quality of electron microscopy images.
25. May 2017 - 8:00
Researchers simulate quantum necklace-like structures in superfluids.
23. May 2017 - 14:46
The Japanese Government recognized Dr. Tisato Kajiyama and Dr. Eiki Senaha’s achievements in science and education by granting them prestigious medals.
19. May 2017 - 15:32
OIST researchers create self-assembling molecules which can be broken down by ultraviolet light to recombine into novel macroscopic shapes.
10. May 2017 - 9:35
The United States National Science Board of the National Science Foundation announces Dr. Colwell as the 2017 recipient of this esteemed award.
1. May 2017 - 9:47
The Japanese Government announced that former OIST Promotion Corporation President Dr. Sydney Brenner will receive the honorific award for his achievements.
24. April 2017 - 15:09
OIST researchers develop better tools to characterize polymer solutions using microfluidic platforms, promising improvements in healthcare applications.
17. April 2017 - 15:00
OIST researchers develop a material that shines under mechanical stress by incorporating a photoluminescent sensor molecule within a standard polymer.
14. April 2017 - 11:50
A groundbreaking ceremony took place to mark the beginning of construction of the fourth research facility at OIST.
31. March 2017 - 9:26
Researchers solve a mathematical problem illustrated by soap films spanning flexible loops.
24. March 2017 - 10:10
New computational software developed by OIST researchers is hundreds of times faster than conventional tools, opening up new opportunities to understand how individual neurons and networks of neurons function.
14. March 2017 - 14:18
Iron nanocubes may be key in the future of NO2 sensing.
9. March 2017 - 16:51
Researchers analyze the stability of chains of magnetic balls under the influence of gravity, giving insight into unstretchable materials used in architecture.
1. March 2017 - 14:51
OIST is proud to announce that four new faculty members have joined the university.
27. February 2017 - 13:26
OIST Researchers design new photoluminescent compounds
23. February 2017 - 11:23
New research supports a structure-based classification system for viruses which could help in the identification and treatment of emerging viruses
21. February 2017 - 10:45
OIST researchers are working to develop culturally appropriate parent-training programs for Japanese families of children with ADHD
17. February 2017 - 9:36
Triggered by mutilation, expression of select genes determines social castes in Diacamma ants
14. February 2017 - 21:01
New insights in the growth of zebrafish eye lens