26 Jul 2021 - 19:00
A shiikuwasha flower photographed in Ōgimi, Okinawa. The researchers found that this well-known plant is both a hybrid and a clone. Credit: Dr. Chikatoshi Sugimoto. Image appeared in the press...
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26 Jul 2021 - 19:00
Shiikuwasha have an important commercial value in Okinawa and are used to create many different products. Within Okinawa, Ōgimi and Katsuyama are the biggest citrus productive area in Okinawa. Top...
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26 Jul 2021 - 19:00
Highlights Citrus fruits from the mandarin family have important commercial value but how their diversity arose has been something of a mystery Researchers analyzed the genomes of the East Asian...
Type: Press release
14 Jul 2021 - 21:54
Highlights For the first time, scientists have seen stony coral cells engulf dinoflagellates – single-celled, photosynthetic algae that are crucial for keeping coral alive The researchers used a...
Type: Press release
13 Jul 2021 - 14:15
A global study, conducted by OIST researcher, Dr. Payal Shah, estimated...
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13 Jul 2021 - 13:59
Deforestation is the removal of trees from previously forested areas in order to use the land or resources for other purposes, including lumber, mining and agriculture. One of the key goals of...
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13 Jul 2021 - 11:01
Highlights Researchers have conducted a global study on the effectiveness of recently established protected areas in preventing forest loss The study explores protected area performance by...
Type: Press release
8 Jul 2021 - 11:41
Dinoflagellates are single-celled algae that are essential for keeping corals healthy. When dinoflagellates are added to coral cell in a petri dish, the coral cells quickly engulf the algae. At OIST...
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8 Jul 2021 - 10:18
As marine heatwaves become more commonplace, coral reefs are expelling their microscopic and colorful algae and bleaching white. At OIST, Professor Nori Satoh, who leads the Marine Genomics Unit, is...
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2 Jul 2021 - 16:46
Staff scientist Dr. Dan Warren and science communicator Lucy Dickie hunt for Pokémon just outside the recording studio. This image appeared in the news article...
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2 Jul 2021 - 00:00
Staff scientist Dr. Dan Warren and science communicator Lucy Dickie hunt for Pokémon just outside the recording studio. This image appeared in the news article...
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2 Jul 2021 - 00:00
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