28 Apr 2021 - 09:00
OIST is pleased to announce that Hiroki Sawada, a first year PhD student, has been granted a scholarship by Softbank and the Japan Educational Exchanges and Services Association (JEES). The...
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27 Apr 2021 - 15:48
Hiroki Sawada, age 23, is a first year PhD student at OIST, who has received a Softbank scholarship.
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27 Apr 2021 - 00:00
Pigs at one of the local swine farms. Credit: Okinawa Prefecture Livestock and Grassland Research Center.
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27 Apr 2021 - 00:00
The traditional aerated system mainly treats organic matter and converts ammonium to nitrate.
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27 Apr 2021 - 00:00
To treat both kinds of water, the researchers devised an ingenious solution; they used microbes to not only drive the treatment process, but also to recover some valuable nutrients out of the...
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27 Apr 2021 - 00:00
Highlights Researchers from the Biological Systems Unit at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University have created a system to treat both raw and aerated wastewater. The...
Type: News Article
26 Apr 2021 - 09:00
Highlights Researchers have successfully grown cells from the stony coral, Acropora tenuis, in petri dishes The cell lines were created by separating out of cells from coral larvae, which then...
Type: Press release
23 Apr 2021 - 18:05
Corals are the one of the simplest animals, with only two layers of cells (called germ layers) forming in early embryonic development – an inner layer, the endoderm, and an outer layer, the ectoderm...
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23 Apr 2021 - 18:03
Planula larva of Acropora tenuis. This image was reproduced from "Establishing sustainable cell lines of a coral, Acropora tenuis" by Kawamura et al, Marine Biotechnology.
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23 Apr 2021 - 18:02
The microscope image shows three of the cell lines established in the study, ranging in color and form. This image was reproduced from "Establishing sustainable cell lines of a coral, Acropora tenuis...
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22 Apr 2021 - 03:00
Highlights Excitons are excited particles that form when negatively charged electrons bind to positively charged holes Researchers have now used cutting-edge technology to capture the first ever...
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22 Apr 2021 - 00:00
Fish husbandry technician, Radmila Neimann, from the Marine Climate Change Unit observes the clownfish at OIST’s Marine Science Station.
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