15 Apr 2011 - 05:06
Okinawa, Japan, April 15, 2011 — Dr. Satoshi Mitarai, Independent New Investigator of the Marine Biophysics Unit at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST), has been selected as one...
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14 Apr 2011 - 00:00
Simulated larval dispersal patterns from an offshore island in the Southern California Bight (Mitarai et al., 2009) Dr. Satoshi Mitarai, Independent New Investigator, Marine Biophysics Unit, Okinawa...
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30 Mar 2011 - 09:00
A black smoker at a mid-ocean ridge hydrothermal vent Source: The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Since their discovery in 1977 in...
Type: News Article
23 Mar 2011 - 00:00
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 - 00:00
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 - 01:43
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 - 09:23
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 - 11:31
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 - 17:00
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 - 07:32
  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 - 06:00
  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...
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3 Dec 2010 - 10:19
Dr. Kojiro Takeda, Group Leader of the G0 Cell Unit, has been granted FY2010 research funding from Astellas Foundation for Research on...
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