September 18, 2018

AI used to detect fetal heart problems

Researchers have developed a novel system that can automatically detect abnormalities in fetal hearts in real-time using artificial intelligence (AI).

August 29, 2018

Two genes that regulate how much we dream

Scientists have identified a pair of genes (CHRM1 and CHRM3) that regulate how much REM (dream) and non-REM sleep an animal experiences.

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September 14, 2018

New Joint Laboratory in Zhejiang Ivy Institute of Technology, China

RIKEN signed a joint statement with Zhejiang Hangzhou Future Science and Technology City Management Committee and Zhejiang Ivy Institute of Technology on September 13.

July 27, 2018

Tsukuba Open Day will be held despite Typhoon Jongdari

Tsukuba Open Day will be held as planned on July 28 despite the arrival of Typhoon Jongdari.

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RIKEN Research

Ultrathin organic photodetectors put wearable diagnostics at one’s fingertips

A polymer that maintains its light-sensing capabilities while wrapped around a fingertip could be used in low-cost diagnostic devices that are comfortable to wear

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