9 Jun 2022 - 10:29
When cultivating mozuku, germling ‘seeds’ are grown in flasks, and transferred to nets in tanks after budding. The nets are then moved to the ocean where the mozuku grows into mature, edible seaweed...
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3 Jun 2022 - 00:00
The olefin metathesis reaction produces new carbon-carbon double bonds by breaking the original double bonds and regenerating new ones. This image appeared in the press release...
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3 Jun 2022 - 00:00
By using the new iron catalyst, researchers created a polymer of smaller chemical units connected with carbon-carbon double bonds. This image appeared in the press release...
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3 Jun 2022 - 00:00
A catalyst is a key ingredient for many chemical reactions. It facilitates a molecule to change into another molecule, without being changed itself, meaning it can be used multiple times. However,...
Type: Press release
31 May 2022 - 12:30
Ruthenium and iron are in the same group on the periodic table and thus are expected to have similar properties. This image appeared in the press release...
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25 May 2022 - 10:31
[Joint press release with the University of Cambridge] A team of researchers from the UK and Japan has found that the tiny defects which limit the efficiency of perovskites – cheaper alternative...
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23 May 2022 - 10:39
Highlights A new study has mapped out the natural history of drywood termites—the second largest family of termites. Drywood termites form small colonies primarily in wood and are generally...
Type: Press release
25 Apr 2022 - 13:30
Joint Press Relase Tokyo & Okinawa, Japan, April 25, 2022 – Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) and Corundum Systems Biology Inc., headquartered in Tokyo, have...
Type: Press release
19 Apr 2022 - 09:09
The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) has been selected to take part in a Global Scholars Program supported by the...
Type: News Article
18 Apr 2022 - 11:00
シロアリの系統樹と各属における営巣戦略、好白蟻性ハネカクシの有無の情報。 本画像は、共同プレスリリース「シロアリの巣に住む昆虫の進化を促すものは何か?」の関連画像です。
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8 Apr 2022 - 09:45
Researchers have published the genome of the false clownfish (Amphiprion ocellaris), a species found around Okinawa, Southeast Asia, the Philippines, and northwestern Australia. This image appeared...
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8 Apr 2022 - 09:33
Highlights Made famous through the popular film Finding Nemo, clownfish offer huge potential for scientific research. Now, researchers have pieced together a comprehensive genome of the false...
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