The Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer (IDAC) was founded in 1941 at Tohoku University, with Professor Taizo Kumagai as its first director.
A Tohoku University Day was held recently at the University of Melbourne, where a new, expanded academic exchange agreement was signed between the two institutions.
Five more students have won the Global Hagi Scholarship to study abroad next year. They received their awards from university president Susumu Satomi at a recent ceremony.
The International Exchange Division at Tohoku University is looking to recruit for the following position.
A study by Tokohu University researchers has identified two new types of microRNA (miRNA) that improved hyperglycemia in a mouse model of diabetes.
Researchers have found parallels between humans and flies in the neural control of copulation.
Researchers have developed a new Processing Speed Training Game which has positive effects on the cognitive functions and mental health of elderly people.
Biologists in Japan use the near-weightless environment on the International Space Station to study the influence of gravity on plant growth phenomena.