PRESS RELEASES

April 18, 2018

Researchers uncover origin of virus-fighting plasma B cells

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Researchers have discovered an important mechanism that governs how B cells are chosen to become plasma B cells, which move through the body releasing antibodies.

April 5, 2018

Newly discovered hormone helps keep plants from dehydrating

Scientists have discovered a plant hormone that travels from roots to the leaves and helps combat dehydration during drought.

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NEWS

April 19, 2018

Deepening our view of small RNAs

Scientists have developed a tool that will give us better insights into an important class of non-coding RNA, known as short RNAs, that are involved in many biological processes.

March 29, 2018

A path to faster large-scale brain simulations

An international team of researchers have developed an algorithm that will improve computer simulations of the brain, both on exascale computers and less powerful machines.

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RIKEN Research

Electrical pulses shift the boundaries between magnetic patterns

Electricity can be used to control magnetic patterns in an alloy, opening up the possibility of using them in high-performance devices

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Events

Mar 26-28, 2018
RIKEN Symposia: CDB Symposium 2018"Dynamic Homeostasis: from Development to Aging"

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