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Found 783 articles associated to the institution RIKEN.
 
Filling out the map
4-May-2009

Recent findings from the FANTOM consortium spotlight new mysteries and challenge old assumptions about the mammalian genome

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Homing in on heart attacks
4-May-2009

Single-nucleotide changes in the genome can greatly increase an individual’s susceptibility to heart attacks

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Building a soy gene catalogue
4-May-2009

A RIKEN-led consortium of scientists has compiled a massive collection of complete gene sequences for the invaluable soybean plant

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Cytokinin for relief from food crises, moss for environmental remediation
4-May-2009

The Biodynamics Research Team at RIKEN leads the world in cytokinin research and are working to control the biosynthesis and activation of cytokinin with the aim of increasing the yields of rice, wheat, corn, and other crops.

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Exploring the basic principles of biological phenomena through nematodes
4-May-2009

A single fertilized egg repeatedly divides itself to differentiate into a wide variety of cells, such as those forming muscles, nerves, and skin, thus defining the complete body. What happens in the egg to produce the different types of cell?

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