December 17, 2014

Predicting antibiotic resistance

Researchers have developed a way to predict how resistant a bacteria strain will be to a wide range of antibiotics by measuring the expression of a small number of genes.

December 9, 2014

Shedding new light on the formation of emotional fear memories

Scientists have identified a neural mechanism through which unpleasant experiences are translated into signals that trigger fear memories by changing neural connections in a part of the brain called the amygdala.

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December 18, 2014

RIKEN Nishina Center signs MoU with Universitas Hasanuddin of Indonesia


Under the agreement signed on December 10, RIKEN's heavy-ion beam facilities will be used to improve indigenous Indonesian rice while preserving its good traits.

December 18, 2014

CLST to host international symposium on liver cancer

A symposium on January 21 will focus on better understanding liver cancer, which is one of the most common malignancies worldwide and which remains a largely incurable disease.

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RIKEN Research

Skyrmions like it hot

Pinpoint laser heating creates a maelstrom of magnetic nanotextures

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