May 22, 2019

A new window into macaque brain connections

A new imaging technique called opto-OISI allows scientists to non-invasively visualize where specific neurons project in the living brain.

May 20, 2019

A new treatment for stroke in mice reduces brain damage and promotes motor recovery

Treatment with adrenergic receptor antagonists (AdR blockers) was able to reduce stroke-related brain damage in mice and improve motor recovery.

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May 23, 2019

A brand new name for a brand new supercomputer

"Fugaku," a name for Mount Fuji, was chosen from more than 5,000 suggestions from the public as the name for the new supercomputer.

April 26, 2019

RIKEN establishes joint laboratory for natural products and chemical biology in China’s Zhejiang Province

An opening ceremony for a joint laboratory that will conduct research on natural products and chemical biology was held at the Zhejiang Hangzhou Future Sci-Tech City.

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RIKEN Research

Superconductor films convert heat into electricity

Films of a superconductor show excellent thermoelectric properties at very low film thicknesses

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