Okayama University

Type: Organization
Name: Okayama University
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Teacher pioneers tweet-based literature approach

By Shinpei Nakamura / Yomiuri Shimbun Staff Writer KURASHIKI, Okayama—Miki Mimura, a Japanese language teacher at Kurashiki Seiryo High School in Okayama Prefecture, is pioneering a new literature teaching method drawing inspiration from Twitter.In her ... [Published The Japan News - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Sweetening It Up With Monkfruit

It is fair to say that in the past decade, health awareness has escalated and changed consumers’ perception of food and beverages. A product is no longer judged by its appearance and taste, and with the growing concern over nutritional claims, factors, ... [Published Asia Pacific Food Industry - Apr 17 2014]
Entities: Fruit, Stevia, Sugar
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Bacterial Nanometric Amorphous Fe-Based Oxide: A Potential Lithium-Ion Battery Anode Material

† Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Okayama University , Okayama 700-8530, Japan ‡ Research Center of Integrative Molecular Systems, Institute for Molecular Science , Okazaki, Aichi 444-8585, Japan § Institute for Integrated Cell-Material ... [Published ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Studies from Okayama University Hospital Have Provided New Data on Cancer Gene Therapy

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Gene Therapy Week -- Investigators publish new report on Biotechnology. According to news reporting out of Okayama, Japan, by NewsRx editors, research stated, "Gene expression systems with various promoters, ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Hydration of the oxygen-evolving complex of photosystem II probed in the dark-stable S1 state using proton NMR dispersion profiles

bPhysical Biosciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, One Cyclotron Road, MS 66-327, Berkeley, USAcGraduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Okayama University, 1-1, Naka 3-chome, Tsushima, ... [Published RSC - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Japanese court approves transsexual woman as adoptee mother

OSAKA – The Osaka Family Court has approved the adoption of a 3-year-old boy by a woman in her 30s who changed her sex from male due to gender identity disorder (GID), the woman said Wednesday.It is believed to be the first case in Japan in which a woman ... [Published Japan Times - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

China, Japan IUR institutions to boost cooperation

A Sino-Japanese symposium on industry-university-research (IUR) cooperation was jointly held by Tsinghua Technology & Innovation Holding Co Ltd (THTI), the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) and the Research Center for Japanese Studies of Tsinghua ... [Published Beijing International - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Investigators at Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine Zero in on Dermatology

Health and Medicine2014 MAR 28 (NewsRx) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Health & Medicine Week -- Investigators discuss new findings in Health and Medicine. According to news reporting out of Okayama, Japan, by NewsRx editors, research stated, ... [Published NewsRX - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Reports from Okayama University Provide New Insights into Cervical Cancer

(NewsRx) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Women's Health Weekly -- Fresh data on Oncology are presented in a new report. According to news reporting originating in Okayama, Japan, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "To investigate prognostic ... [Published NewsRX - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Feb 26 2014 - Updated Feb 26 2014 - 2 reports

Okayama University e-Bulletin is now available

(Okayama, Japan, 26 Feb) Highlights include genetic engineering for elimination of quiescent human cancer stem cells; the first recovery of significant rock sections from fast-spreading lower oceanic crust; blood screening test for malignant pleural mesotheliomaearth ... [Published ResearchSEA - Asia Research News - Feb 26 2014]
First reported Dec 13 2013 - Updated Dec 13 2013 - 2 reports

Okayama University, Japan publishes the latest issue of its online newsletter, Okayama University e-Bulletin

(Okayama, Japan, 12 Dec 2013) Content highlights include research on superconducting solid picene; naturally occurring nanobacteria-like particles and ectopic calcification; rice plants and manganese; earth science; nano-pathophysiology; and large porous ... [Published ResearchSEA - Asia Research News - Dec 13 2013]
First reported Dec 13 2013 - Updated Dec 13 2013 - 2 reports

Synthesis of superconducting solid picene

(Okayama, Japan, 12 Dec 2013) Focus on the only group in the world researching on superconducting picene. Prof Yoshihiro Kubozono team's work at Okayama University has potential for innovative applications of solid picene and organic superconductors, ... [Published ResearchSEA - Asia Research News - Dec 13 2013]

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According to the news editors, the research concluded: "Since the SGE cassette can be applied for the expression of various therapeutic genes using various vector systems, we believe that this novel system will become an innovative tool in the field of gene expression and gene therapy."
Our news journalists obtained a quote from the research from Okayama University, "The mechanism of action of DPP-4 inhibitor is different from that of GLP-1 receptor agonists. It is not obvious... We're a pay-per-view site for premium content. If you'd like to purchase this article, it's only $3."
"From a clinicopathological conference on nine elderly patients with Epstein-Barr virus (EBV)-associated T/natural killer (NK cell lymphoma, we have addressed the patients' backgrounds, clinical manifestations, histopathological findings, cytogenesis, complications and prognoses. Among these elderly patients (>65 years old), seven patients had extranodal NK/T-cell lymphoma, nasal type (ENKL) with an NK-cell phenotype, and two patients had EBV(+) T-cell lymphomas or lymphoproliferative disorders (LPD) with cutaneous lesions mimicking pityriasis lichenoides et varioliformis acuta (PLEVA) or hydroa vacciniforme (HV)."
...According to news reporting originating in Okayama, Japan, by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "To investigate prognostic values of maximum standardized lymph node (LN) uptake (SUVmax), minimum apparent LN diffusion coefficient (ADCmin), and LN short-axis length in women with cervical cancer. Retrospective review of diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging (DWI) and positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) of LN confined to the pelvis in 80 cervical cancer patients before undergoing radiotherapy (RT) with or... We're a pay-per-view site for premium content. If you'd like to purchase this article, it's only $3."

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Polymerase I and Transcript Release Factor Acts... [Published PLoS medicine - Apr 18 2014]
Teacher pioneers tweet-based literature approach [Published The Japan News - Apr 18 2014]
Sweetening It Up With Monkfruit [Published Asia Pacific Food Industry - Apr 17 2014]
Bacterial Nanometric Amorphous Fe-Based Oxide:... [Published ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces - Apr 08 2014]
Studies from Okayama University Hospital Have P... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Apr 02 2014]
Hydration of the oxygen-evolving complex of pho... [Published RSC - Apr 02 2014]
Japanese court approves transsexual woman as ad... [Published Japan Times - Apr 02 2014]
China, Japan IUR institutions to boost cooperation [Published Beijing International - Mar 25 2014]
New Diabetes Study Findings Recently Were Repor... [Published NewsRX - Mar 21 2014]
Investigators at Okayama University Graduate Sc... [Published NewsRX - Mar 21 2014]
Reports from Okayama University Provide New Ins... [Published NewsRX - Mar 21 2014]
20,000 new seed samples deposited in Svalbard [Published Food & Beverage Online - Mar 20 2014]
Findings from Kawasaki Medical University Provi... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Mar 19 2014]
New Findings from M. Yoshida and Colleagues Has... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 19 2014]
Keeping the world safe for miso soup and Brazil... [Published AgroTimes.com - Mar 12 2014]
Okayama University e-Bulletin is now available [Published ResearchSEA - Asia Research News - Feb 26 2014]
Okayama University e-Bulletin is now available [Published ResearchSEA - Asia Research News - Feb 26 2014]
Research and applications of iron oxide nanopar... [Published PhysOrg.com - Feb 26 2014]
Thyroid cancer rates on the rise in Japanese ch... [Published The Insomnia Files - Jan 08 2014]
Thyroid Cancers Surge Among Fukushima Youths [Published Zero Hedge - Dec 24 2013]
Okayama University, Japan publishes the latest ... [Published ResearchSEA - Asia Research News - Dec 13 2013]
Okayama University, Japan publishes the latest ... [Published ResearchSEA - Asia Research News - Dec 13 2013]
Synthesis of superconducting solid picene [Published ResearchSEA - Asia Research News - Dec 13 2013]
Synthesis of superconducting solid picene [Published ResearchSEA - Asia Research News - Dec 13 2013]
In advance of treaty adoption, hair testing sho... [Published PR Newswire - Oct 01 2013]
BiologicsMD, Inc. Announces Issuance of First U... [Published PRWeb - Aug 15 2013]
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Thyroid cancer rates on the rise in Japanese ch... [Published The Insomnia Files - Jan 08 2014]
When Japanese Professor Toshihide Tsuda of Okayama University sat down with leaders from the Japanese Ministry of the Environment, talk about citywide evacuation near the Fukushima nuclear breakdown site began. Deeply concerned about rising thyroid cancer ...
Thyroid Cancers Surge Among Fukushima Youths [Published Zero Hedge - Dec 24 2013]
It seems US sailors aren't the only ones who three short years after the Fukushima disaster are being stricken by cancers and other radiation-induced diseases. For once, the media blackout surrounding the Japanese nuclear power plant tragedy appears ...
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