January 2014

Happy New Year

Thank you for your enthusiasm and support for the OIST Graduate University in 2013. All of us here at OIST are determined to make 2014 yet another year of prosperity and success. We ask for your continued support in the new year.

Task Force Put in Gear to Move Okinawa R&D Cluster Forward

Task Force Put in Gear to Move Okinawa R&D Cluster Forward

A task force for the Establishment of an R&D Cluster Promotion Organization for Okinawa has now been launched, and its first meeting took place at the OIST Graduate University on December 8 and 9.

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Strengthening Ties with "Ryudai" Students

34 students and 5 professors from the University of the Ryukyus visited OIST on December 12.

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Biting into Snake Venom Mysteries

Experts with markedly different specialties worked closely at OIST to characterize the venoms of the Habu and Himehabu, two native species of venomous snakes in Okinawa.

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Watch the Progress of Lab 3

Up-to-date photos of the Lab 3 construction site are now available on the OIST website.

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Swarms of Students Visit OIST in 2013

Over 3000 junior and senior high school students from across Okinawa and mainland Japan visited OIST between April and December, 2013.

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