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February 22, 2024
SINEUP long non-coding RNAs: when structure meets function NEWS
February 9, 2024
Dr. Michihhiro Kono, Postdoctoral Researcher of the Laboratory for Human Immunogenetics, received the ASHG 2023 Trainee Research Excellence Awards Postdoctoral Semifinalist NEWS
January 25, 2024
Research Highlight: Using a man's genes to predict death from prostate cancer
The chance of dying from prostate cancer can be reliably estimated from a short section of genetic material
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January 22, 2024
Research Highlight: Hot on the tracks of extracellular vesicles
A new technique provides a more comprehensive picture of how the proteins involved in cellular processes communicate via extracellular vesicles
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December 25, 2023
Four RIKEN IMS Scientists chosen as Highly Cited Researchers 2023 NEWS
December 14, 2023
Dr. Giovanni Pascarella, Senior Scientist of the Laboratory for Transcriptome Technology, received the Poster Award 2023 at the 14th International Workshop on Advanced Genomics NEWS
December 8, 2023
RIKEN Researchers Win Major Research Contract From Wellcome Leap Dynamic Resilience program NEWS
November 20, 2023
Keratinocytes of the Upper Epidermis and Isthmus of Hair Follicles Express Hemoglobin mRNA and Protein NEWS
November 17, 2023
Dr. Pauline Robbe, Research Scientist of the Laboratory for Transcriptome Technology, received the 2023 ASH Abstract Achievement Award NEWS
November 2, 2023
Research Highlight: New tool reveals the impact of 'jumping genes' on diseases
Scientists are now able to accurately analyze mobile genes thanks to a new algorithm
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October 31, 2023
Announcement of radio broadcast appearance, Nov 2, 2023(GMT) / Nov 3, 2023(JST) NEWS
October 25, 2023
Dr. Yoshiaki Usui, Special Postdoctoral Researcher of the Laboratory for Genotyping Development, received the Best Oral Award at the Human Genetics Asia 2023 NEWS
October 11, 2023
Research Highlight: New genes implicated in an incurable spinal disease
An expanded genomic association study reveals previously unknown genetic links to a debilitating spinal disease
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September 25, 2023
Dr. Pauline Robbe, Research Scientist of the Laboratory for Transcriptome Technology, received Hamblin Prize 2023 at the UK CLL Forum NEWS
August 20, 2023
New LJI research has major implications for controlling T cell activity
How a supposed "nuclear" receptor makes TCR signaling possible
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July 31, 2023
Dr. Pauline Robbe, Research Scientist of the Laboratory for Transcriptome Technology, received the JSH Best Symposium Award Diamond NEWS
July 19, 2023
French Minister of Higher Education and Research visits Yokohama Campus NEWS
July 4, 2023
Feature Highlight: Double whammy inflates gastric cancer risk by 45%
Working in tandem, a stomach microbe and rare variants found in nine genes greatly increase the risk of gastric cancer over a lifetime
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June 16, 2023
Dr. Yukinori Okada, Team leader of the Laboratory for Systems Genetics, received the EULAR 2023 Abstract Award (Basic Science) NEWS
June 6, 2023
Research Highlight: How the immune system becomes overactivated in old age
By engineering mice lacking a key signaling molecule, researchers have shed light on how the immune system causes problems in elderly people
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