27. July 2020 - 10:00
Researchers have developed a novel device for single nanoparticle trapping which has potential applications for drug discovery, disease monitoring, biomedical imaging, and more.
22. July 2020 - 9:00
In the time of a pandemic, scientists grapple with the hidden cost of social isolation
10. July 2020 - 0:00
Ecology, evolution, and developmental biology all come together in the research conducted by clownfish scientist - Professor Vincent Laudet.
8. July 2020 - 8:42
Scientists decipher the evolutionary history of a coral reef predator
30. June 2020 - 11:53
Study exposes silenced sites within ‘jumping genes’ that could one day drive development of environmentally-resistant crops.
24. June 2020 - 9:19
Professor Svante Pääbo’s quest to use the genomes of extinct forms of humans to uncover secrets about our past, and present.
17. June 2020 - 13:56
Emergency signs, clock dials, and safety-way guides require glow-in-the-dark materials. Professor Ryota Kabe is looking at how these materials can be created efficiently and economically.
5. June 2020 - 0:00
Researchers combine experiments and theory to determine how curved edges affect the wrinkling of ultra-thin materials.
21. May 2020 - 0:00
A researcher explores the mind and its implications for human society.
8. May 2020 - 10:00
Recent study describes new states that can be found in super-cold atom experiments, which could have applications for quantum technology.
24. April 2020 - 15:43
A study in mice and rat brains reveals how general anesthesia dampens high frequency brain activity by weakening synapses.
22. April 2020 - 14:40
Professor Simone Pigolotti and his team from the Biological Complexity Unit have modeled the spread of COVID-19 within Okinawa to predict its impact.
20. April 2020 - 16:30
With the number of COVID-19 cases in Okinawa on the rise, OIST researchers are looking at how they can help the local community.
9. April 2020 - 10:00
Lab 4 will provide additional world-class research facilities to the University and continue to encourage interdisciplinary research.
27. March 2020 - 10:00
Scientists create model to measure how cells sense their surroundings.
23. March 2020 - 15:44
Scientists probe how excited states of matter behave in phosphorene – a two-dimensional material with unusual properties.
18. March 2020 - 15:57

There have been no cases of COVID-19 in our community and Okinawa remains one of the least affected parts of Asia with only three confirmed infections and effective containment measures.