10 Jan 2020
The pyrochlore crystal structure contains magnetic atoms, which are arranged to form a lattice of tetrahedral shapes, joined at each corner.
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10 Jan 2020
Since the late 19th century, pearl aquaculture has been a revered industry in Japan, enabling widespread cultivation and commercialization of beautiful pearls. From a genetic and evolutionary...
Type: Press release
9 Jan 2020
Scientists at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) have developed a light-based device that can act as a biosensor, detecting biological substances in materials...
Type: News Article
8 Jan 2020
The fMRI machine located in the IDOR imaging suite. fMRI is used to indirectly detect increased neuronal activity in an area of the brain by measuring higher levels of oxygenated to deoxygenated...
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8 Jan 2020
When the slot machine showed Cue A – the Japanese character み (mi) – participants received money 66% of the time. When the slot machine showed Cue B – the Japanese character そ (so) – the participants...
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8 Jan 2020
The red points show the regions examined in the striatum. The researchers calculated correlations between these striatal regions and the medial prefrontal cortex regions shown as blue points.
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8 Jan 2020
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurobiological disorder characterized by symptoms of hyperactivity, inattention and impulsivity. People with the condition are often prescribed a...
Type: News Article
8 Jan 2020
Left: Photothermal maps of a microbubble resonator, both out-of-focus (top), and in-focus (bottom). Scale bars 20μm.  Right: Optical micrographs of two microbubble resonators with different...
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8 Jan 2020
During a 2017 survey of deep-sea fauna off the coast of Seragaki in Onna Village, Okinawa, researchers found something unexpected: a small fish with a vibrant yellow body. Using a remotely operated...
Type: News Article
25 Dec 2019
Researchers in the Cellular and Molecular Synaptic Function Unit at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (...
Type: News Article
25 Dec 2019
Fig 5: The authors of the new study, published in Journal of Neuroscience. From left to right: Dr Lashmi Pyriya, Dr. Kohgaku Eguchi, Dr Laurent Guillaud, Professor Tomoyuki Takahashi, Dr. Han-Ying...
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25 Dec 2019
Fig 4 Left, Experimental protocol of simultaneous recording of APs from presynaptic (right crescent) and postsynaptic (left round) structures. Middle, Postsynaptic APs evoked by presynaptic APs (not...
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