18 Jul 2019
Researchers on a paper recently accepted by Nature are the first to successfully measure and explain the transport of...
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18 Jul 2019
After several years of theorizing and experimenting, an international team of researchers including scientists at Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) has finally...
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11 Jul 2019
People with the same lifespan do not necessarily have the same quality of life. As we live longer, extending quality of life — healthspan — is gaining importance. Scientists at the Okinawa Institute...
Type: News Article
11 Jul 2019
The locomotor ability of hundreds of worms can be tested simultaneously using the new edge assay approach, in which worms migrate to a food source at the edge of the plate.
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11 Jul 2019
The elpc-2 gene is expressed throughout the body of C. elegans, and plays an important role in locomotor ability as worms get older.
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4 Jul 2019
Researchers at Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) and Osaka University report the genome sequence of the parasite, dicyemid, in a study published in Genome Biology...
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4 Jul 2019
Japanese children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are more sensitive to punishment than those without the condition, reports a study from the Okinawa Institute of Science and...
Type: News Article
4 Jul 2019
Children with ADHD show heightened sensitivity to punishment versus their peers without the condition. This was determined through a trial using computer games.
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3 Jul 2019
Coral settlement tiles
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3 Jul 2019
Fore reef
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3 Jul 2019
(Joint Press Release) Coral reefs are retreating from equatorial waters and establishing new reefs in more temperate regions, according to new research in the journal...
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2 Jul 2019
A study published in Journal of the American Chemical Society, synthesized artificial cells to detect histamine. When...
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