6. September 2013 - 8:50
OIST has installed a marine observatory system in waters off the coast of Motobu, Okinawa, which enables real-time monitoring of biological and physical data.
12. July 2013 - 9:10
The Marine Genomics Unit has decoded the genome of the algae Symbiodinium minutum. This is a major advance in understanding the complex ecology of coral reefs.
29. May 2013 - 8:48
Featured on the cover of Developmental Cell, a paper by OIST researchers revealed the mechanistic link between photoreceptor cell degeneration and defects in protein transport.
10. May 2013 - 16:58
The 6th meeting of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University’s (OIST) Board of Governors (BOG) took place on 9 and 10 May on the OIST campus. The University’s advisory body, the Board of Councilors, met on the same dates.
13. March 2013 - 14:30
OIST’s Lab 2 has earned a green building certification in new construction under the internationally recognized standard, Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED), for its innovative design and construction.
29. January 2013 - 10:00
OIST and RIKEN join international efforts to understand and simulate the human brain for the creation of new technological advances for society.
19. November 2012 - 9:21
His Majesty the Emperor Akihito and Her Majesty the Empress Michiko of Japan visited OIST.
5. October 2012 - 19:00
The 4th meeting of the Board of Governors took place on 4 and 5 October on the OIST campus.
5. October 2012 - 17:00
The OIST Graduate University and the Marine Biological Laboratory Concluded an agreement on scientific cooperation today.
6. September 2012 - 17:12

500 people packed into the new auditorium at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) on 6 September to celebrate the official opening of the Graduate School.