Research Results

June 1, 2018
NewTemperature enhanced succinate production concurrent with increased central metabolism turnover in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 (Press Release, Japanese Text only)
May 9, 2018
Functional expression of an oxygen-sensitive nitrogenase in an oxygenic photosynthetic organism. (Press Release, Japanese Text only)
April 18, 2018
Crystallization behavior of the Li2S–P2S5 glass electrolyte in the LiNi1/3Mn1/3Co1/3O2 positive electrode layer (Press Release, Japanese Text only)
April 9, 2018
Identification and Characterization of Compounds that Affect Stomatal Movements(Press Release, Japanese Text only)
March 14, 2018
Homoeolog-specific activation of genes for heat acclimation in the allopolyploid grass Brachypodium hybridum (Press Release, Japanese Text only)
February 6, 2018
NEC achieves advanced scratch resistance and maki-e style printing on luxury lacquerware tone bioplastic -Supporting practical use of "Urushi black" tone bioplastics- (Press Release)
December 21, 2017
Development of self-crack-healing ceramics capable of quick full strength recovery (Press Release)
November 9, 2017
Cluster-level relationships of genes involved in carbon metabolism in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803: Development of a novel succinate-producing strain (Press Release, Japanese Text only)
November 9, 2017
Substrate Specificity and Allosteric Regulation of a D-Lactate Dehydrogenase from a Unicellular Cyanobacterium are Altered by an Amino Acid Substitution (Press Release, Japanese Text only)
October 20, 2017
Salicyclic acid-dependent immunity contributes to resistance against Rhizoctonia solani, a necrotrophic fungal agent of sheath blight, in rice and Brachypodium distachyon. (Press Release, Japanese Text only)
July 31, 2017
Electrolyte Capable of Dramatically Increasing the Energy Efficiency and Life of Lithium-Air Batteries(Press Release)
June 23, 2017
Direct observation of a non-crystalline state of Li2S−P2S5 solid electrolytes (Press Release, Japanese Text only)
May 24, 2017
Li2S-Based Solid Solutions as Positive Electrodes with Full Utilization and Super-Long Cycle Life in All-Solid-State Li/S Batteries (Press Release, Japanese Text only)
April 18, 2017
Zero birefringence films of pullulan ester derivatives (Press Release, Japanese Text only)
April 5, 2017
Development of Ultra-High Capacity Lithium-Air Batteries Using CNT Sheet Air Electrodes (Press Release)
March 22, 2017
Direct observation of dramatically enhanced hole formation in a perovskite-solar-cell material spiroOMeTAD by Li-TFSI doping (Press Release, Japanese Text only)
March 20, 2017
A Novel Biocontainment Strategy Makes Bacterial Growth and Survival Dependent on Phosphite (Press Release, Japanese Text only)
October 28, 2016
Chloroplast-mediated regulation of CO2-concentrating mechanism by Ca2+-binding protein CAS in the green alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii (Press Release, Japanese Text Only)
July 29, 2016
In vitro synthesis of linear α-1,3-glucan and chemical modification to ester derivatives exhibiting outstanding thermal properties (Press Release, Japanese Text Only)
April 22, 2016
Ultra-strong, transparent polytruxillamides derived from microbial photodimers (Press Release, Japanese Text only)
September 24, 2015
Highly Efficient and Stable Solar Cells Based on Thiazolothiazole and Naphthobisthiadiazole Copolymers (Press Release, Japanese Text Only)
May 27, 2015
Characterization of cooperative bicarbonate uptake into chloroplast stroma in the green alga Chlamydomonas reinhardtii (Press Release, Japanese Text Only)
March 30, 2015
Direct ethanol production from starch using a natural isolate, Scheffersomyces shehatae: Toward consolidated bioprocessing (Press Release, Japanese Text Only)
January 9, 2015
A new technology for structural modification of lignin polymer in plants (Press Release)
October 15, 2014
Nanoscale visualization of redox activity at lithium-ion battery cathodes (Press Release, Japanese Text Only)
August 26, 2014
Development of bulk-type all-solid-state lithium-sulfur battery using LiBH4 electrolyte (Press Release, Japanese Text Only)
May 8, 2014
NEC Reduces Production Energy for Cellulose-based Bioplastic Using Non-edible Plant Resource by 90%, Promoting Expanded Utilization (Press Release)
April 22, 2014
Transcriptional regulators ChlR and CnfR are essential for diazotrophic growth in nonheterocystous cyanobacteria (Press Release, Japanese Text Only)
March 20, 2014
Grasping substrate tenaciously more important than speed in crystalline cellulose degradation. (Press Release)
March 13, 2014
Trade-off between Processivity and Hydrolytic Velocity of Cellobiohydrolases at the Surface of Crystalline Cellulose (Press Release, Japanese Text Only)
February 14, 2014
Over 390 ℃, Bioplastics with the Highest Thermoresistance Temperature. (Press Release)
December 24, 2013
Enhancement of photosynthesis (CO2 uptake) and plant growth through the promotion of stomatal opening (Press Release)
October 1, 2013
Quantum tunneling effects found in Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC). (Press Release)
September 26, 2013
Design for Highly Efficient Silicon-Based Solar Cells Using Quantum Dots as Intermediate Absorber. (Press Release)
August 26, 2013
Hyperbranching Polycoumarates with Photofunctional Multiple Shape-Memory (Press Release, Japanese Text Only)
January 11, 2013
Facile Synthesis of Marshmallow‐like Macroporous Gels Usable under Harsh Conditions for the Separation of Oil and Water (Press Release, Japanese Text Only)
January 9, 2013
Development of bioplactics using materials derived from euglena. (Press Release, Japanese Text Only)
December 9, 2012
High-voltage vacuum power switch for smart power grids. (Press Release)
November 5, 2012
Development of advanced hybrid capacitor: AdHiCap. (Press Release, Japanese Text Only)
August 23, 2012
Development of diamond junction field-effect transistors. (Press Release, Japanese Text Only)
June 13, 2012
Development of “Slater Insulator” that Rapidly Changes at Room Temperature. (Press Release)
May 23, 2012
Development of Superionic glass-ceramic electrolytes for room-temperature rechargeable sodium batteries. (Press Release, Japanese Text Only)
May 9, 2012
Hydrotalcites catalyze the acidolysis polymerization of phenolic acid to create highly heat-resistant bioplastics (Press Release, Japanese Text Only)
April 24, 2012
New way discovered for developing efficient, strong organic photocatalysts! (Press Release)
March 1, 2012
Success in observation of electron transfer during light energy conversion. (Press Release)