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Found 783 articles associated to the institution RIKEN.
 
Mechanism for stress-induced epigenetic inheritance uncovered in new study
24-June-2011

RIKEN researchers show how the effects of stress can be passed down the generations by mechanisms outside genetic inheritance. Published in the journal Cell, the results mark a major advancement in our understanding of non-Mendelian inheritance.

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Supercomputer "K computer" Takes First Place in World
21-June-2011

RIKEN and Fujitsu have taken first place on the 37th TOP500 list announced at the 26th International Supercomputing Conference (ISC'11) held in Hamburg, Germany. This ranking is based on a performance measurement of the "K computer," currently under their joint development.

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A better way to remember
18-June-2011

Memories are more likely to stick if learning includes regular periods of rest. Now researchers think they know why

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Exposing the potential of sugar chains for the diagnosis and treatment of disease
17-June-2011

Research into cellular sugar chains is revealing a series of new properties and functions with potential application in the diagnosis and treatment of disease

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Superconductivity’s third side unmasked
17-June-2011

A previously unknown and unexpected mechanism gives rise to superconductivity in specific types of materials

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