23 Mar 2011
Still a work in progress, this simulation shows changes in water surface temperature around Okinawa. This simulation attempts to assess coral larval dispersal and coral connectivity in Okinawa and...
Type: Video
13 Mar 2011
In the brain, cells called neurons use ions (electrical charges) and chemicals called neurotransmitters to communicate with one another. Other cells called glia support the neurons in many ways. In...
Type: Video
24 Feb 2011
Okinawa, Japan, February 24, 2011 — Hundreds of thousands of workers, on 24 hour shifts, cultivate food in enormous, underground factory farms, all over the northern part of South America, extending...
Type: News Article
22 Feb 2011
Okinawa, Japan, February 22, 2011 — The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST) and Sidec Technologies AB, a Swedish company providing research collaborations based on molecular...
Type: Press release
15 Feb 2011
The February 2, 2011 edition of the Ryukyu Shimpo featured an op-ed by Dr. Satoshi Mitarai, Independent New Investigator of the Marine Biophysics Unit, about the outcome of the Computational Ecology...
Type: News Article
20 Jan 2011
New study identifies a neural structure for self-other distinction in the motor domain Okinawa, Japan, January 21, 2011 — A new study on social cognition conducted by Masaki Isoda at the...
Type: Press release
12 Jan 2011
  Brain mechanism for regulation of patience — Activation of dorsal raphe serotonin neurons facilitates waiting behavior for delayed rewards —   Okinawa, Japan, January 12,...
Type: Press release
5 Jan 2011
  The results of collaborative research conducted between OIST Marine Genomics Unit Principal Investigator Dr. Noriyuki Satoh and a research group at the Shimoda Marine Research Center of the...
Type: Press release
3 Dec 2010
Dr. Kojiro Takeda, Group Leader of the G0 Cell Unit, has been granted FY2010 research funding from Astellas Foundation for Research on...
Type: News Article
10 Nov 2010
- PRESS RELEASE - Mechanism of cellulose synthesis in appendicularian elucidated - Effective application anticipated for clean resources -    Okinawa, Japan...
Type: Press release
17 Sep 2010
- PRESS RELEASE -     OIST Principal Investigator Dr. Ichiro MASAI elucidates Mechanism underlying lens fiber differentiation: Contribution to therapy of cataract eye disease...
Type: Press release
29 Jun 2010
OIST Principal Investigator Dr. Hiroaki Kitano Develops Biological Theory Integrating Biology and Modern Investment Theory   Japan, July 25, 2010 — Dr. Hiroaki Kitano, Principal...
Type: News Article
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