OIST Responses to COVID-19: Helping Local Community

Over the last three months, OIST scientists, students and staff have proactively used their scientific and creative skills to help limit the spread of COVID-19 in Okinawa and protect the local community.   With their expertise and OIST’s resources, scientists has been contributing to Okinawan medical and governmental institutions by providing PCR testing, antibody testing,…..

“Normalized” ranking sees Weizmann Institute of Science, Rockefeller University, OIST and IST Austria in the lead Yesterday the renowned “Nature” journal released its “Nature Index 2019”, a ranking based on the annual evaluation of publication data of 82 well-established world-class journals. For the first time, it also took into account the size of the institutions…..

Five top international research institutes from Europe, USA, Middle East and Asia join forces to form the unique BRIDGE Network. Klosterneuburg, June 5, 2019 – Science is inherently international, competitive, collaborative, and dynamic. Now, five research institutes from four regions of the world have founded the “BRIDGE Network.” The new and unique network includes the…..