13 Sep 2021 - 15:57
Nonno extracts mite DNA and RNA.
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13 Sep 2021 - 15:55
Nonno records infestation levels within a hive by counting mites on the bodies of honeybees.
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13 Sep 2021 - 15:48
The Varroa mite parasitizes young honeybee larvae. The red female mite is fully developed, with a hardened insect cuticle, while the male mite remains small and transparent.
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13 Sep 2021 - 15:31
Nonno Hasegawa, a second-year PhD student at OIST.
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13 Sep 2021 - 15:26
Honeybees are generalists, and so can pollinate many different species of plants, including about 90 different crops, including apple, peppers, coffee, almonds and cotton.
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10 Sep 2021 - 17:17
A heat-map, where red shows high levels of a compound, and blue shows low levels of a compounds, reveals the link between certain metabolites and dementia. Compounds in sub-group A were typically...
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10 Sep 2021 - 17:12
Highlights Researchers have identified 33 metabolic compounds that are linked to dementia Seven metabolites were found at higher levels in patients with dementia, compared to healthy elderly...
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10 Sep 2021 - 11:39
Dr. Afshan Jamshaid describes her experience of completing a PhD at OIST. Her research was carried out in the Energy Materials and Surface Sciences Unit, led by Professor Yabing Qi, where she studied...
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10 Sep 2021 - 11:16
When chlorine is incorporated in the perovskite crystal structure, the surface of the perovskite layer is depressed. This is due to chlorine’s smaller size, leading to a difference in height between...
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10 Sep 2021 - 11:09
The researchers used scanning tunneling microscopy to image the surface layer of perovskite doped with chlorine. The dark depressions show where chlorine (Cl) is incorporated within the crystal...
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9 Sep 2021 - 17:28
Dr. Afshan Jamshaid showcases perovskite solar cells. The perovskite layer is sandwiched in the center between other functional layers of the solar cell.
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9 Sep 2021 - 15:27
Highlights Scientists have imaged atoms on the surface layer of perovskite – a revolutionary crystal material that harvests light in next-gen solar cells The study reveals how chlorine, a dopant...
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