23 Jan 2020 - 10:45
This technology is available for licensing. For details, see the non-confidential disclosure...
Type: News Article
2 Jul 2019 - 10:40
Baking a cake from scratch is a task deemed difficult for many. Constructing an artificial cell-like system from scratch, well that’s another story. “Synthesizing cells from scratch is of...
Type: Press release
14 Jun 2019 - 10:51
A bartender mixes familiar drinks that are sure to please their regular patrons, while creating fresh combinations to improve their craft and entice new clientele. Surprisingly, venomous snakes do...
Type: News Article
24 Apr 2019 - 17:15
It was the summer of 2017 when fire ants made their landfall in mainland Japan. Two years later, reported detections of fire ants are only increasing across the mainland. The question isn’t if, but...
Type: Press release
23 Apr 2019 - 09:36
Kaori Serakaki, 43, is a graphic designer at Media Section, the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST). Serakaki designs posters and pamphlets for various events the...
Type: Media Links
5 Apr 2019 - 19:53
The Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST) is greatly saddened to announce the death of Dr. Sydney Brenner, former President of the Okinawa Institute of Science and...
Type: News Article
1 Apr 2019 - 15:19
On March 28, 2019 the Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) announced that a team led by Prof. Jeff Wickens, head of the Neurobiology Research Unit at Okinawa...
Type: News Article
7 Mar 2019 - 13:16
Your perception of smell, whether you realize it or not, is ever-changing as a result of the brain’s constant tuning efforts. From this moment to the next, your brain is analyzing scents differently...
Type: News Article
5 Feb 2019 - 13:35
Much like shoelaces or dangly necklaces, DNA strands can tangle up in unruly knots. Specialized enzymes keep DNA organized when cells divide, so the cells split smoothly and don’t get stuck. But in...
Type: News Article
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