4. September 2018 - 17:54
On September 3, 2018, the OIST community gathered in a ceremony to welcome its seventh class of PhD students.
29. August 2018 - 10:59
Local school kids get hands-on with science over the summer.
28. August 2018 - 9:40
OIST scientists have devised a way of observing the working of single neurons in unsurpassed detail in a live animal.
15. August 2018 - 9:01
Multidisciplinary study finds way to examine biofilms with high efficiency.
8. August 2018 - 0:00
Simulated neuron gives strong predictions for future research.
31. July 2018 - 16:08
International Neural Network Society presents OIST computational neuroscientist with a life contribution award
23. July 2018 - 14:01
How does living life in darkness influence the way nocturnal fishes see? A study by OIST scientists finds out.
17. July 2018 - 14:29
A new study by OIST researchers provides evidence towards selection in mtDNA due to variations in temperature.
4. July 2018 - 17:38
OIST proudly hosted STRINGS 2018, an annual conference on string theory, between 25-29 June 2018.
3. July 2018 - 9:05
Structure of cohesin, a cell division protein, could be much different than expected, study shows.
30. May 2018 - 14:00
New global data of invertebrate distributions suggests time holds key to species diversity
21. May 2018 - 9:38
New research points to a possible mutually beneficial relationship between photosynthetic algae and their planktonic hosts.
17. May 2018 - 17:04
Hope in the water as fishery-biology partnership makes progress for Okinawa coral recovery.
10. May 2018 - 14:45
Using light to control the activity of a specific group of nerve cells, OIST researchers have revealed a possible brain mechanism for responding to surprising or important cues
23. April 2018 - 17:10
President Peter Gruss was keynote speaker in Hawai’i, gaining new links with global Okinawans
18. April 2018 - 10:37
OIST researchers have made a nanoscale construction kit comprised of molecular “bricks” and “scaffolding”, inspired by the way the extracellular matrix is built around living cells.
16. April 2018 - 15:09
Researchers at OIST have successfully isolated and recorded the activity of a subset of neurons in the striatum in the brain, shedding light on one mechanism underlying learning and decision making in animals.