10 Jul 2014 - 06:05
On July 9, 2014, Dr. Yuuri Yasuoka1 in the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University’s Marine Genomics Unit, published...
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An example of the experimental data
10 Jul 2014 - 06:02
One of the results of Next-Generation sequencing for DNA bound by specific transcription factors extracted from early frog embryos.  This figure indicates where each protein binds to the genome...
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Experimental procedure
10 Jul 2014 - 06:02
Dr. Yuuri Yasuoka injects material into fertilized eggs of Xenopus tropicalis to inhibit functions of particular genes.  Eggs 0.7~0.8 mm in diameter were aligned and each egg was injected with 1...
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Xenopus tropicalis (Western clawed frog)
10 Jul 2014 - 06:02
In this study, the authors used Xenopus tropicalis, the whole genome of which had already been decoded.
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Dr. Yuuri Yasuoka
10 Jul 2014 - 06:01
Dr. Yuuri Yasuoka
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3 Jul 2014 - 13:25
The human brain is the most complex computer in existence.  Understanding how it works has been a scientific endeavor for centuries.  However, technology has only recently advanced to the...
Type: News Article
25 Jun 2014 - 15:10
Combining physics and neurobiology to tackle Parkinson’s Disease is research “I would never have been able to do outside of OIST,” says Professor Keshav Dani.  The Okinawa Institute of Science...
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25 Jun 2014 - 09:12
Dr. Weiliang Chen
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25 Jun 2014 - 08:48
OIST researchers involved in this research: (from left) Dr. Peter Hale, Prof. Keshav Dani, Dr. Takashi Nakano, Prof. Jeff Wickens, and Bala Murali Krishna Mariserla
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19 Jun 2014 - 14:28
What do zombies and ancient ants have in common?  They are both subjects of study at OIST.  Evan Economo’s Biodiversity and Biocomplexity Unit, in...
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19 Jun 2014 - 09:21
Deyrup getting ready to load the ants into the micro-CT.
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19 Jun 2014 - 09:21
X-ray micro-CT
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