11 Aug 2020 - 00:00
Professor Kazumasa Tanaka examines a sample through a microscope in his new lab at OIST.
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11 Aug 2020 - 00:00
Professor Kazumasa Tanaka discusses research with his lab members.
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6 Aug 2020 - 15:00
Inside every cell lies a genome – a full set of DNA that contains the instructions for building an organism. Across the biological world, genomes show a staggering diversity in size. For example, the...
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3 Aug 2020 - 13:58
From left to right: Simone Pigolotti (OIST Biological Complexity Unit), Gaku Tokuda (University of the Ryukyus), Yukihiro Kinjo (OIST Evolutionary Genomics Unit) and Tom Bourguignon (OIST...
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3 Aug 2020 - 13:39
A microscope image showing Blattabacterium, a species of bacteria that lives inside the cells of cockroaches and termites.
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29 Jul 2020 - 10:45
For millions of years, remote islands have been hotbeds of biodiversity, where unique species have flourished. Scientists have proposed different theories to explain how animals and plants colonize...
Type: News Article
27 Jul 2020 - 10:00
Nanoparticles are tiny. At just 1/1000th of a millimeter, they’re impossible to see with the naked eye. But, despite being small, they’re extremely important in many ways. If scientists want to take...
Type: News Article
27 Jul 2020 - 09:37
The asymmetric split rings successfully trapped 20 nm polystyrene particles at certain regions.
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27 Jul 2020 - 00:00
Using a metamaterial, the group traps nanoparticles.
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27 Jul 2020 - 00:00
Dr. Domna Kotsifaki demonstrates how their experiment is conducted.  
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22 Jul 2020 - 09:00
As the COVID-19 pandemic has spread, people around the world have experienced lockdowns and severe disruptions to their daily life. The fabric of normal society has been torn, with restrictions on...
Type: News Article
21 Jul 2020 - 00:00
Researchers from the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) have created next-generation solar modules with high efficiency and good stability. Made using a type of...
Type: Press release
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