6 Aug 2020
Scientists uncover evidence that connects increased rates of mutation to changes in genome size in prokaryotes.
21 Jul 2020
Solar modules made from perovskite material gain power to transform the solar tech industry
16 Jul 2020
Researchers combine mathematical models, marine science, and metagenomics to answer a decades-old question – why are there so many species in the ocean?
26 Jun 2020
Research into superfood genomes could lead to heat-tolerant seaweed strains, combating the threat of climate change.
19 Jun 2020
Regions of DNA that give rise to non-coding RNA are required for proper development of plant reproductive organs.
25 May 2020
An OIST researcher is involved in a multi-disciplinary, international collaboration to uncover the molecular interaction mechanisms between the SARS-CoV-2 virus and its host.
19 May 2020
Researchers strive to better understand the flow of materials that have both liquid-like and solid-like states, such as toothpaste, mayonnaise, and ketchup.
21 Apr 2020
By looking at the DNA of living animals, researchers have revealed early events in vertebrate evolution, including how jawed vertebrates arose from the mating of two different species of primitive fish half a billion years ago.
16 Apr 2020
Scientists pinpoint origin of defects that sap potential of next gen solar tech.
14 Apr 2020
Research focusing on the bacteria responsible for gum disease has revealed the unique assembly mechanism of its pili – adhesive filaments used for attachment.