12 Nov 2012
Having spent a good portion of his post-doc career at the University of Miami (UM) in Florida, USA and loving the warm weather, it wasn’t too difficult to sway up-and-coming immunologist Hiroki...
Type: News Article
The World of Immune Cells
12 Nov 2012
Each of these cells plays a part in defending the body against pathogens; in this case, a virus. However, there are even more types of immune cells then the ones included in this illustration....
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8 Nov 2012
In a paper published in the November 7 issue of Neuron, Professor Tomoyuki Takahashi and Dr. Tetsuya Hori,...
Type: News Article
7 Nov 2012
Mechanism of Synaptic Transmission: Chemical neurotransmitter is stored in tiny membrane-enclosed compartments in the nerve terminal called synaptic vesicles.  Upon an electrical signal reaching...
Type: Photo
29 Oct 2012
In a paper to be published in the November 6 print issue of Current Biology, Noriyuki Satoh, head of the...
Type: News Article
22 Oct 2012
Have you ever wondered if our universe is just a tiny speck in a much larger cosmos? While it might be impossible for scientists to discover the truth behind this daydream, the Theory of Quantum...
Type: News Article
Tetrahedral Lattice of Spin Ice
22 Oct 2012
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11 Oct 2012
Professor Satoshi Mitarai, head of the Marine Biophysics Unit at OIST, is a master of making friends in all the right places – in his case,...
Type: News Article
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