University of Tokyo

Type: Organization
Name: University of Tokyo
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Top universities in Japan, S. Korea set up offices to promote cooperation

By KAZUTAKA ITOWith the relationship between Japan and South Korea on the rocks, the University of Tokyo and Seoul National University are hoping to be a catalyst to improving ties, setting up offices at each other’s campus to promote active exchange ... [Published Universities News - 3 hours ago]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 1 reports

Angel investor helping Japan startups take flight in Texas

TOKYO -- Acquiring a company that has a unique business model or technology is a common way for bigger businesses to stay innovative. In Japan, however, high hurdles to launching a tech startup mean big companies tend to hold onto stacks of cash instead ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Todai leads nation with influential papers

The Yomiuri Shimbun The University of Tokyo has issued more influential scientific papers than any other domestic institution, according to U.S. research.The ranking, announced Tuesday by U.S.-based academic information research firm Thomson Reuters, ... [Published The Japan News - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

New scholarships for study at world's top universities

In an effort to increase the number of postgraduates in Indonesia, the government this month launched the Indonesia Presidential Scholarships, which are tenable at the world's top universities.The international scholarships require Indonesian applicants ... [Published University World News - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

With Hoverball, you’d be better at footie than Ronaldo

Here’s one ball you won’t have trouble playing keepy-uppy with – because it can fly. HoverBall’s unusual talent comes courtesy of a 90mm-wide quadcopter inside, which enables it to fly for up to five minutes at a time.Developed by the University of Tokyo’s ... [Published Stuff Middle East - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Data on Hepatocellular Carcinoma Discussed by Researchers at University of Tokyo

(NewsRx) -- By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Blood Weekly -- Research findings on Digestive System Diseases and Conditions are discussed in a new report. According to news reporting out of Tokyo, Japan, by NewsRx editors, research stated, "Tumor ... [Published NewsRX - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Investigators at University of Tokyo Discuss Findings in Structural Health Monitoring

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Telecommunications Weekly -- Investigators publish new report on Health and Medicine. According to news reporting originating from Tokyo, Japan , by VerticalNews correspondents, research stated, "Multihop communication ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Data on Saccharomyces cerevisiae Reported by Researchers at University of Tokyo

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week -- Investigators discuss new findings in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. According to news reporting originating in Kashiwa, Japan , by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Vanillin and furfural are derived ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Reports Outline Chemotherapy Study Findings from University of Tokyo

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week -- Fresh data on Drugs and Therapies are presented in a new report. According to news reporting originating in Tokyo, Japan , by NewsRx journalists, research stated, "Peritoneal metastasis of gastric ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Japan developing 3D bone printer

Researchers at medical technology company NEXT21 K.K. and the University of Tokyo’s brain science institute RIKEN, say the printer is capable of creating artificial bone material that is accurate up to 0.1mm.It uses ink from bone substitute calcium phosphate ... [Published Medical Plastics News - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Community bonds, not seawalls, key to minimizing deaths: 3/11 study

Three years after the March 11 earthquake and tsunami that devastated the Tohoku region, a study of the disaster by professors at the University of Tokyo and Indiana’s Purdue University suggests the region’s hundreds of kilometers of seawalls did almost ... [Published Japan Times - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Evonik Enters into a Strategic Partnership with the University of Tokyo

Evonik Industries and the University of Tokyo plan to work together closely in selected fields in the future and have sealed a strategic partnership for this purpose. Strengthening innovation activities in economically attractive regions supports Evonik’s ... [Published Process Worldwide - Apr 15 2014]

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"They might take this development as one factor when they think about investments in China, but I don't think this is a decisive factor at the moment."
"We deplore the fact that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has romanticized Japanese colonialism and its war of aggression by paying tribute to the Yasukuni Shrine" it said in a statement, noting it had happened despite expressions of concern from the international community
"But In Japan, companies don't use their money for investing in startups that easily" he said
"The number of international visitors will keep growing in the runup to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics," said a senior official at the association. "This is a first step toward making Japanese cities easier for travelers to navigate."

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Pier Carlo Padoan, new Governor for Italy [Published ACQ Magazine - Apr 18 2014]
Investigators at University of Tokyo Discuss Fi... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Apr 17 2014]
Can Robot Musicians Play Songs That Entrance Hu... [Published Fast Company - Apr 17 2014]
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Patent Issued for Counter-Rotating Axial Flow Fan [Published 4 Traders - Apr 17 2014]
Data on Saccharomyces cerevisiae Reported by Re... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Apr 17 2014]
Reports Outline Chemotherapy Study Findings fro... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 17 2014]
Taisho teams up with venture on new biologic drugs [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Apr 16 2014]
Structural basis of Sec-independent membrane pr... [Published Free Internet Press - Apr 16 2014]
Japan developing 3D bone printer [Published Medical Plastics News - Apr 16 2014]
Community bonds, not seawalls, key to minimizin... [Published Japan Times - Apr 16 2014]
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Source: UN News ServiceCountry: World 15 April 2014 – “Your deeds will have an impact…be the new leaders of change,” United Nations Messenger of Peace Michael Douglas urged today during an event launching the book, Action for Disarmament: 10 Things You ...
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Press Release 14-049Into the abyss: Scientists explore one of Earth's deepest ocean trenches "Telepresence" capability will bring mysteries of The Deep to the computer screen Denizen of The Deep. NSF HADES Project scientists hope to find out ...
Hope in Deflation Fight as Japan Prices Rise Af... [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - Apr 09 2014]
A woman shops at a fish market in Tokyo on Tuesday.Associated Press Those skeptical that prices can climb any higher in the land of deflation may be surprised, Japan-watchers say. An index that uses data from supermarkets to track daily prices across ...
Drones Helping to Map Fukushima Cleanup and Rec... [Published IEEE Spectrum - Apr 08 2014]
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Inside Toyota Motor Corp.’s oldest plant, there’s a corner where humans have taken over from robots in thwacking glowing lumps of metal into crankshafts. This is Mitsuru Kawai’s vision of the future. “We need to become more solid and get back to basics, ...
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