• Travel

    The Japanese national government relaxed travel restrictions within Japan on Friday, June 19, 2020. Travel within Japan is now unrestricted. Trips acr...

  • Testing

    PCR Testing Eligibility (testing is currently free until the end of September 2020) OIST faculty, staff, students, and agency temp staff are all e...

  • Events

    Internal Events Events can be held on the condition that social distancing can be maintained and the 3Cs (closed space, crowded space, close contac...

  • 本研究に携わった研究者たち

    左から:シモーネ・ピゴロッティ准教授(OIST生物複雑性ユニット)、徳田岳教授(琉球大学熱帯生物圏研究セ...

  • ブラタバクテリウム

    ゴキブリやシロアリの細胞内に生息するブラタバクテリウムを顕微鏡で観察。 ...

  • Scientists involved in the study

    From left to right: Simone Pigolotti (OIST Biological Complexity Unit), Gaku Tokuda (University of the Ryukyus), Yukihiro Kinjo (OIST Evolutionary Gen...

  • Microscope image of Blattabacterium

    A microscope image showing Blattabacterium, a species of bacteria that lives inside the cells of cockroaches and termites. ...

  • Following evolutions wayward path

    The latest OIST column in the Asahi Shimbun GLOBE+ is out now! The article is in Japanese, but the original English translation is given below. Follo...

  • Vice President for Technology Development and Innovation

    The Technology Development & Innovation Center catalyzes University research-based interdisciplinary collaboration, innovation, and commercializat...

  • 離島における生物の進化を理解するための足がかり

    何百万年もの間、大洋に浮かぶ島々は生物多様性の宝庫であり、固有の種が繁栄してきました。科学者たちは、...