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Found 783 articles associated to the institution RIKEN.
 
K computer grabs top spot in Graph 500 "Big Data" supercomputer ranking
25-June-2014

A collaboration from RIKEN, the Tokyo Institute of Technology, and University College Dublin won top place in the June 2014 Graph 500 supercomputer ranking using the K computer, which is located in Kobe, Japan.

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Advanced technology for gene expression analysis can facilitate drug development
3-October-2013

Researchers from the RIKEN Center for Life Science Technologies report a new method to monitor and quantify the activity of gene promoters during the response to a drug, using the advanced gene expression analysis method CAGE followed by single-molecule sequencing.

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New mutation identified, associated with better survival in lung cancer patients
12-September-2013

Japanese researchers have identified a mutation associated with a higher incidence of lung cancer in Japanese women who do not smoke, but better survival in lung cancer patients.

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Largest neuronal network simulation to date achieved using Japanese supercomputer
2-August-2013

By exploiting the full computational power of the Japanese supercomputer, K Computer, researchers from the RIKEN HPCI Program for Computational Life Sciences, the Okinawa Institute of Technology Graduate University (OIST) in Japan and Forschungszentrum Jülich in Germany have carried out the largest general neuronal network simulation to date.

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Pilot clinical study into iPS cell therapy for eye disease starts in Japan
30-July-2013

RIKEN is pleased to announce the launch of a pilot study to assess the safety and feasibility of the transplantation of autologous induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC)-derived retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) cell sheets in patients with exudative (wet-type) age-related macular degeneration

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