10. November 2021 - 15:04
By mixing a polymer with protein, researchers create membraneless droplets that can mimic the molecular properties of how molecules move in the cell.
4. November 2021 - 10:02
Researchers in Japan are amongst the first to successfully use machine learning to aid with accurate quantum measurement-based control, a crucial step in the development of quantum technologies.
26. October 2021 - 16:53
Dr. Motoko Kotani, member of the OIST Board of Governors has been elected as President-Elect of the International Science Council.
25. October 2021 - 16:49
Mangrove trees use changes in gene activity, including the activity of parasitic ‘jumping genes’, to increase their resilience to stress, a new study finds.
15. October 2021 - 10:46
Loss of a protein essential for degrading mRNA from the forebrain of mice leads to increased appetite and the onset of obesity, a new study finds.
5. October 2021 - 16:08
Scientists identify three new species of goby by revealing the evolutionary history recorded in their DNA.
17. September 2021 - 14:16
Researchers have conducted a comprehensive analysis of the metabolites that make up the saliva of two different age groups to reveal that aging leaves telltale signs in one’s spit.
17. September 2021 - 11:28
A new experimental method that tracks the motion of fibers instead of particles reveals previously hidden information about turbulent flows.
14. September 2021 - 1:00
Researchers the first to uncover the genome and transcriptome of Japanese seafood delicacy kuruma shrimp, which could aid with fisheries and aquaculture management.
10. September 2021 - 17:12
33 metabolic compounds linked to dementia could be key to new methods of diagnosis and treatment.