Press Release

03/31/2014
AIC approves “Low Carbon Society Blueprint for Iskandar Malaysia 2025” formulated by international research team including Kyoto University Summary
03/26/2014
Solar-fuel Production Powered by a Tin Oxide Photocatalyst Summary
03/20/2014
Development of an oral therapeutic vaccine candidate for treatmentof chronic hepatitis C using probiotic Bifidobacterium bacteria Summary
03/19/2014
Antisense gene inhibition by phosphorothioate antisense oligonucleotide in Arabidopsis pollen tubes Summary
03/19/2014
Discovery of Cancer's metabolic trick to escape from toxicity of anticancer drugs- Towards improvement of cancer chemotherapy Summary
03/18/2014
A Novel Therapeutic Oligonucleotide to Dramatically Enhance Vaccine Efficacy Summary
03/11/2014
Innovative recycling technology of costly metal complex catalysts - To reduce the manufacturing cost of medicines etc - Summary
03/07/2014
An anti-damping spin-orbit torque originating from the Berry curvature Summary
03/06/2014
New autoimmune pathogenesis overturning prevailing orthodoxy External Link
03/06/2014
Pulling Polymers Leads to New Insights into their Mechanical Behavior Summary
02/26/2014
Over 390 ℃, Bioplastics with the Highest Thermoresistance Temperature
02/25/2014
JST announced 3 new projects on "Age dependent Neurological and Psychiatric Disorders" conducted as Japan-Israel Cooperative Scientific Research as part of the FY 2013 Strategic International Research Cooperative Program (SICP) .
02/21/2014
Development of a new enzyme not found in the natural world.–A tool to create chiral amine compounds by recognizing (R )-amines - Summary
02/13/2014
The world ’s first flexible wireless organic sensor system Disposable sensors that can electrically functionalize a Band-Aid or diapers
02/13/2014
“Hybrid Storage of ReRAM/TLC NAND Flash with RAID-5/6 for Cloud Data Centers with Improved Reliability of 69℅ in ReRAM and 98℅ in NAND” and “An Electromagnetic Clip Connector for In-Vehicle LAN to Reduce Wire Harness Weight by 30℅” Summary
02/12/2014
The discovery of three neural networks that support syntactic processing in languageSummary
02/12/2014
Geometric measures of finite length carbon nanotube molecules: Quantifying length and filling rate of carbon nanotubesExternal Link
02/07/2014
Histones may hold the key to the generation of totipotent stem cellsExternal Link
02/06/2014
Experimental elucidation of mechanism of efficient photocurrent generation in the organic thin-film solar cellsSummary
01/14/2014
Oxygenation attenuates aggregation and neurotoxicity of amyloid beta (Aß) peptide -New Therapeutic Strategy for the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease- Summary
01/09/2014
Unique sequences of Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolated from EMS/AHPNS shrimp by comparative genome analysis Summary
01/06/2014
Development of a new selective labeling method for the target protein of bioactive molecule by means of turn-ON fluorescenceSummary
12/25/2013
Enhancement of photosynthesis (CO2 uptake) and plant growth through the promotion of stomatal opening
12/18/2013
Hydration of Oxygenated Species on Platinum Fuel Cell Cathode Summary
12/18/2013
90-degree optical switching of output light in the first chiral photomagnet External Link
12/17/2013
Nano-device Simulation from an Atomistic View Summary
12/16/2013
Adaptable crystals allow quick, efficient separation of carbon monoxide from gas mixtures External Link
12/13/2013
JST to fund Three New Japan-Brazil Research Exchange Projects within "FY2013 Strategic International Research Cooperative Program (SICP)"
12/12/2013
100-yen diagnostic kit developed for tuberculosis and African trypanosomiasis
12/06/2013
Orientation-controlled crystalline thin film of perovskite oxide successfully grown on a glass substrate External Link
11/29/2013
Iron-efficient rice with improved growth under low iron availability and high iron accumulation Summary
11/26/2013
In vivo pH monitoring using boron-doped diamond microelectrode Summary
11/26/2013
A new system for plant size enhancement and regulation; artificial speed control of cytoplasmic streaming Summary
11/21/2013
Carbon emissions of tropical peatland measured for the first time Scientific proof of emission control can assist international agreement
11/20/2013
Discovery of a new braking system regulating the immune responses Summary
11/14/2013
Fatty acid produced by gut bacteria boosts the immune system External Link
11/12/2013
Discovery of an enzyme responsible for the [Fe]-hydrogenase active-site biosynthesis Summary
11/08/2013
Oscillatory control of factors determining multipotency and fate in mouse neural progenitors Summary
11/07/2013
Discovery of novel molecules that regulate pathology of spinocerebellar ataxia Summary
11/07/2013
Modification of Donor/Acceptor Interfaces Enhanced Open Circuit Voltage without Loss of Short Circuit Current in Organic Solar Cells Summary
11/01/2013
Generation for immunodeficient pigs by simple and efficient method using Zinc finger nuclease-encoding mRNA Summary
10/31/2013
World’s First Success in In Situ Tracking of Electrochemical Reactions at Solid/Liquid Interfaces by Photoelectron Spectroscopy External Link
10/31/2013
Identifying a key molecule for senescence-induced adipose tissue inflammation Summary
10/31/2013
New industrial nondestructive X-ray inspection method has been proposed: X-ray Talbot interferometry able to record previously undetectable defects External Link
10/31/2013
Discovery of abnormal crystal grain growth phenomenon with new heat treatment process: Possible application of shape-memory alloys into large-scale components External Link
10/28/2013
Hope of new treatment for severe asthma patients External Link
10/24/2013
Discovery of a juvenile mouse pheromone that inhibits sexual behavior External Link
10/17/2013
Development of a methodology to control polymer orientation - improving solar cell efficiency Summary
10/16/2013
Construction of Metal Nanocluster Electrodes onto Ultrathin Organic Molecular Films Summary
10/08/2013
Darwinian evolution of a translation-coupled RNA replication system in a cell-like compartment Summary
10/03/2013
In vitro evolution of α-hemolysin using a liposome display Summary
10/02/2013
A novel prevention strategy of preterm birth caused by gene-environment interactions Summary
10/02/2013
Design for Highly Efficient Silicon-Based Solar Cells Using Quantum Dots as Intermediate Absorber Summary
09/17/2013
Hamamatsu releases a compact Compton camera to facilitate the work of radiation decontamination External Link
09/17/2013
“Discovery of a novel function of dendritic cells to fine-tune excessive immune responses” External Link
09/10/2013
A Strained Organic Field-Effect-Transistor with a Gate-Tunable Superconducting Channel External Link
08/30/2013
JST to fund three coordinated EU-Japan research projects within "FY2013 Strategic International Collaborative Research Program (SICORP)"
08/28/2013
JST announces 3 new projects on " Application of Medical ICT Devices" for the Japan-Finland Research Cooperative Program, as part of the FY 2013 Strategic International Research Cooperative Program (SICP)
08/19/2013
Detecting Proteins’ “Rendezvous” by using firefly’s light-emitting mechanism Summary
08/19/2013
Generating arbitrary waveforms of electric field vectors in the terahertz frequency range Summary
08/15/2013
Opening the door to predictive calculation of high temperature superconductors Summary
08/15/2013
Novel low cost and low toxic semiconductor nanocrystals for printable PV applications Summary
07/29/2013
Finding a clue for fibroblast cluster formation in pulmonary fibrosis Summary
07/29/2013
Generation of human cardiomyocyte-like cells from fibroblasts by defined factors Summary
07/26/2013
New statistical methods for promoting discovery from big data Summary
07/25/2013
“Imperceptible electronics that are lighter than a feather” The world’s lightest and thinnest flexible integrated circuits will produce stress-free wearable healthcare sensors
07/24/2013
Discovery of the Regulator of Bioplastic Production in Cyanobacteria Summary
07/22/2013
Identification of cells causing the aggravation of kidney diseases: Hope towards the development of new treatments for chronic kidney disease External Link
07/16/2013
JST to fund 3 New Japanese-Swiss Research Exchange Projects within "FY2013 Strategic International Research Cooperative Program (SICP)"
07/10/2013
Canada and Japan Jointly Support Research into the Epigenetics of Stem Cells Summary
07/04/2013
Vascularized and functional human liver from an iPSC-derived organ bud transplant External Link
07/02/2013
A new type of miniature silicon laser with a microwatt threshold Summary
06/24/2013
Sugar solution makes tissues see-through External Link
06/18/2013
Three proteins capable to induce limb regeneration responses in axolotls Summary
06/14/2013
New fluorescent protein from eel revolutionizes key clinical assay External Link
06/12/2013
JST to fund 9 Projects in the CONCERT-JAPAN Program within the framework of the Strategic International Research Cooperative Program (SICP)
06/07/2013
Contribution of spinal circuit for a control of primate grasping Summary
06/07/2013
Generation of Engraftable Hematopoietic Stem Cells From Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells by Way of Teratoma Formation Summary
06/07/2013
Independent control by each female gamete prevents the attraction of multiple pollen tubes Summary
06/06/2013
Shy infants face a dilemma between approach and avoidance in front of strangers Summary
05/28/2013
Demonstration of basic logic operation using spin wave interference Summary
05/21/2013
A Novel type of confidence revealed by neural activities of the primate pulvinar Summary
05/16/2013
JST announces 10 new SATREPS projects for FY2013—Science and Technology Research Partnership for Sustainable Development program combines international joint research with official development assistance (ODA)—
05/13/2013
Self-Assembling Nd/Na Heterobimetallic Asymmetric Catalyst Confined in Carbon Nanotube Network. Summary
05/09/2013
JST-JICA-SATREPS IMPAC-T project invited to share the progress of research activities with decision makers in Asia Pacific countries at 2nd Asia-Pacific Water Summit Summary
04/26/2013
JST to fund Three New Japan-South Africa Research Exchange Projects within "FY2013 Strategic International Research Cooperative Program (SICP)"
04/26/2013
Discovery of a novel source of dendritic cells, the control tower of the immune system External Link
04/25/2013
Elucidation of the deterioration mechanism of polymer solar cells generating electricity Summary
04/22/2013
A thin polymer membrane, nano-suit, enhancing survival across the continuum between air and high vacuum Summary
04/18/2013
Making a movie of structure change on the picosecond time scale in an organic crystal—Development of a compact electron diffraction system using an ultrashort pulse laser— Summary
04/12/2013
Discovery that immune cells in the brain promote survival of the corticospinal neurons Summary
04/08/2013
JST to fund Four New Japan-Germany Research Exchange Projects within "FY2013 Strategic International Research Cooperative Program (SICP)"