Hokkaido University

Type: Organization
Name: Hokkaido University
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Newly Discovered Female Bug Species in Brazilian Caves have Penis

Well, what researchers have now discovered will definitely surprise you. There are four new species of bugs that are not in line with gender laws. The bugs discovered in Brazil were noted to have penises in females and vagina in males. But the penises ... [Published French Tribune - Apr 19 2014]
Entities: Species, Penis, Vagina, Sex
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 3 reports

Female cave bug sports 'penis-like' sexual organ, study says

AdvertisementTalk about clingy! A newly discovered cave insect can copulate for up to 70 hours, possibly because the female has a "penis-like" sexual organ that penetrates deeply into her male partner, anchoring him for the duration, scientists say.In ... [Published Los Angeles Times - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 13 reports

Most extreme female penis is found on cave lice

The most dramatic genital-shape reversal known — females with long, insertable organs and males with corresponding pouches — has turned up in bark lice living in Brazilian caves.A female in each of the four Neotrogla species extends a skinny structure ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Brazilian insects with reversed sexual organs have sex for 70 hours, scientists learn

Girls will be boys and boys will be girls, but a little-known Brazilian insect takes role reversal to a whole new level, scientists have learned. He, on the other hand, is blessed with what the researchers describe as a ''much-reduced, vagina-like opening''. ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 2 reports

Where The Males Have (Little) Vaginas And The Females Have (Big) Penises

I’m not sure what Thomas Aquinas – peace be upon him – would make of this latest revelation about “natural law”:Researchers reporting in the Cell Press journal Current Biology on April 17 have discovered little-known cave insects with rather novel sex ... [Published Atlantic Monthly - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Study Data from Hokkaido University Update Understanding of Bullous Pemphigoid

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health & Medicine Week -- New research on Autoimmune Diseases and Disorders is the subject of a report. According to news reporting out of Hokkaido, Japan , by NewsRx editors, the research stated, "Bullous pemphigoid ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Different Neuronal Computations of Spatial Working Memory for Multiple Locations within versus across Visual Hemifields

Masaki Tanaka Department of Physiology, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo 060-8638, JapanAuthor contributions: A.M. and M.T. designed research; A.M. performed research; A.M. analyzed data; A.M. and M.T. wrote thepaper.AbstractSpatial working ... [Published Journal of Neuroscience - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Studies Conducted at Hokkaido University Hospital on Therapeutics Recently Reported

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week Researchers detail new data in Therapeutics. According to news originating from Hokkaido, Japan, by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "It is not clear what kind of drug is appropriate to heal ... [Published Pharmacy Choice - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

Neuropathy: Studies from Hokkaido University School of Medicine Have Provided New Data on Neuropathy

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week -- A new study on Neuropathy is now available. According to news reporting out of Sapporo, Japan, by NewsRx editors, research stated, "Specific cross-reacting autoimmunity against recoverin or collapsin ... [Published NewsRX - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Investigators from Hokkaido University Release New Data on Thyroid Cancer

(NewsRx) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- Current study results on Oncology have been published. According to news reporting out of Hokkaido, Japan, by NewsRx editors, research stated, "It is sometimes difficult to assess I-131 ... [Published NewsRX - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Researchers from Hokkaido University Report on Findings in Obesity

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week -- Current study results on Diet and Nutrition Disorders have been published. According to news reporting from Sapporo, Japan, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Because the functional apoptosis-initiating ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Hokkaido University & Hitachi Complete ...

Hokkaido University and Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501) today announced that they have completed construction of facilities incorporating the “PROBEAT-RT Proton Beam Therapy System,” a novel proton beam cancer treatment system, within the Hokkaido University ... [Published EFYTimes.com - Mar 24 2014]

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"This organ may have a premating function grasping reluctant mates or a postmating function holding mates to ensure prolonged copulation, although these functions are not mutually exclusive" the authors wrote
"Although sex-role reversal has been identified in several different animals, Neotrogla is the only example in which the intromittent organ is also reversed" said lead scientist Dr Kazunori Yoshizawa, from Hokkaido University in Japan
"It will be important to unveil why, among many sex-role-reversed animals, only Neotrogla evolved the elaborated female penis" lead researcher Yoshitaka Kamimura from Keio University
"Neotrogla species constitute the first cases in nature in which genitalia are reversed" said Rodrigo Ferreira, a cave biologist from the Federal University of Lavras in Brazil who co-authored the study, according to LiveScience.com

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Gender-bending insect species discovered in Brazil [Published CBS News - Apr 18 2014]
Look at the lady(boy) bug! Scientists discover ... [Published Mail Online UK - Apr 18 2014]
Bizarre discovery: First ever female insects wi... [Published The Utah People's Post - Apr 18 2014]
Most extreme female penis is found on cave lice [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 18 2014]
Brazilian female cave insects have penises and ... [Published The Independent - Apr 18 2014]
Insects With Sex-Reversed Genital Discovered in... [Published Auto World News - Apr 18 2014]
First-ever female insect discovered with 'penis... [Published Newstalk - Apr 18 2014]
Female Insects with Penis-like Sex Organs Disco... [Published International Business Times UK - Apr 18 2014]
First Female Insect Discovered With 'Penis' [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 18 2014]
Hunger may explain female insect's penis [Published Times Live South Africa - Apr 18 2014]
Believe it! These females have penises [Published ProKerala.com - Apr 18 2014]
Female cave insects have 'penises' [Published BBC - Apr 18 2014]
Insects With 'Female Penis' May Hold Clues To T... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 18 2014]
Brazilian insects with reversed sexual organs h... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 17 2014]
The World's First Female Penises Belong To Braz... [Published Nerve.com - Apr 17 2014]
Serum Proteomic Analysis Reveals High Frequency... [Published PLoS medicine - Apr 17 2014]
Sex Organ Reversal Found In Cave Dwelling Insec... [Published International Science Times - Apr 17 2014]
Most extreme female penis is found on cave lice [Published Science News Online - Apr 17 2014]
Brazilian scientists discover insect species wi... [Published SABC - Apr 17 2014]
In Sex-reversed Cave Insects, Females Have the ... [Published ScienceNewsline - Apr 17 2014]
Insect changes gender to mate with partner [Published Special Broadcasting Service - Apr 17 2014]
The Female Animal That Has a Penis [Published Motherboard Magazine - Apr 17 2014]
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Scientists shockingly uncover females have peni... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 17 2014]
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I’m not sure what Thomas Aquinas – peace be upon him – would make of this latest revelation about “natural law”: Researchers reporting in the Cell Press journal Current Biology on April 17 have discovered little-known cave insects with rather novel ...
Hokkaido University and Hitachi Complete a Faci... [Published EON Science - Mar 17 2014]
SAPPORO, Japan--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Hokkaido University and Hitachi, Ltd. completed construction of the “PROBEAT-RT Proton Beam Therapy System,” a novel proton beam cancer treatment system, within the Hokkaido University Hospital. ...
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SAPPORO, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hokkaido University and Hitachi, Ltd. completed construction of the “PROBEAT-RT Proton Beam Therapy System,” a novel proton beam cancer treatment system, within the Hokkaido University Hospital. ...
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SAPPORO, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hokkaido University and Hitachi, Ltd. completed construction of the “PROBEAT-RT Proton Beam Therapy System,” a novel proton beam cancer treatment system, within the Hokkaido University Hospital. ...
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