Latest Government of Japan Stories
- Special Award Winners Are Named - TOKYO, Nov.
New robot boasts the latest in sensor technology, promises a brighter future for Japan's elderly populationTokyo, Aug 2, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - A new robot using high-precision tactile sensors and flexible motor control technology has taken Japan one step closer to its goal of providing high-quality care for its growing elderly population.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) will choose eight companies for its business matching program to be held this October at CEATEC Japan.
Multiple life-science databases accessible through RIKEN Scientists' Networking System using new Semantic-JSON programming interface Tokyo, May 31, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - A new lightweight web service interface for accessing massive amounts of life science research data across multiple public and private domains has been developed by researchers at RIKEN, Japan's flagship research institute.
RIKEN, Japanâ€™s largest comprehensive research institute devoted to the natural sciences, will hold a booth and press event at the upcoming annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), taking place in Washington D.C. on February 17-21.
Researchers in Japan have launched FANTOM5, Functional Annotation of the Mammalian Genome, an international effort to globally map transcription initiation in every human cell type.
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.