24 Jul 2011 - 17:00
Okinawa, Japan, July 25, 2011- A coral genome has been decoded for...
Type: Press release
7 Jul 2011 - 02:20
Dr. Takayuki Yamashita, formerly a group leader in the OIST Cellular and Molecular Synaptic Function Unit led by Dr. Tomoyuki Takahashi, will receive...
Type: News Article
29 Jun 2011 - 12:35
Type: News Article
29 Jun 2011 - 00:00
No matter how quickly the delivery truck driver gets a cake to your doorstep, you can't eat it until someone -- maybe your butler - opens the door, brings it to the kitchen, and opens the box....
Type: Video
8 Jun 2011 - 00:00
These movies show what happens inside fission yeast cells as they divide. Before the cell divides, the chromosomes are duplicated, and then the microtubules -- the green lines in the video - move the...
Type: Video
7 Jun 2011 - 05:34
Photo by MIKIMOTO By Kaoru Natori They say when you marry in June, you are a happy bride all your life. Pearls, the official birthstone of the month of June, have traditionally been a feature of...
Type: News Article
2 Jun 2011 - 07:04
By Kaoru Natori Young scientists from sixteen countries have gathered at OIST to participate in the Summer School and Workshop “Quantitative Evolutionary and Comparative Genomics (QECG).” During...
Type: News Article
27 May 2011 - 07:21
A paper by Dr. Hiroaki Kitano, Principal Investigator of the Open Biology Unit, was published in Nature Chemical Biology. The paper discusses a new type of big science emerging that involves...
Type: News Article
20 May 2011 - 07:00
A two-photon microscopic image of a neuron fluoresced with red dye By Kaoru Natori What do you do if you want to observe a tiny object? You could use a magnifying glass...
Type: News Article
20 May 2011 - 06:00
Campus tour by Dr. Masahisa Yamada of the Common Resources Group On Wednesday, May 18, the participants of the 44th annual meeting of the Japanese Society of Development...
Type: Event Report
13 May 2011 - 10:40
By Micheal E. Cooper Glucose as a source of energy is centrally important to our understanding of life. Human body cells take the glucose from blood to make energy. The glucose content of human...
Type: News Article
6 May 2011 - 07:15
Anyone who has raised pet fish knows the delicate and...
Type: News Article
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