Tsukuba

Tsukuba

(tso͝oko͞o`bä), city (1990 pop. 143,396) Ibaraki prefecture, central Honshu, E central Japan, 31 mi (50 km) S of Mito. The city's products include peanuts, mushrooms, tea, processed foods, sake, and housewares. It is the site of Tsukuba Science City, a research and technology center. The government began planning the science city in 1963 as a center dedicated to scientific research and as part of a strategy to decentralize Tokyo. It served as the site of Japan's science exposition in 1985. The city houses 46 national research facilities, including the National Laboratory for High Energy Physics. The Univ. of Tsukuba is located there.
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in Tsukuba to view the latest technology in neurobotic technology; HAL (Hybrid Assistive Limb) Robot Suit, the first cyborg-type robot in the world that could restore, support, and enhance the functionality of a patient's mobility when used.
Photo for Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Tsukuba International Center field lab, July 3 - Egypt Today/Aya Samir TOKYO -- 5 July 2019: With a tendency to start conducting research on Egypt's Delta and contribute to preserving food security and raising its quality, Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Science (JIRACAS) explained that several challenges have prevented it from expanding its research in Africa, including the limited budget allocated for research and lack of Human Resources.
Tokyo A Japanese start-up linked to the University of Tsukuba is set to launch small satellites with commemorative titanium plaques carrying love messages into space by the end of 2019, the company said on Monday.
TSUKUBA, Japan, August 9, 2018 -- Many studies have attempted to identify a single transcription factor that can induce formation of mesoderm, an early layer in embryonic development, without help from other cellular proteins.
Bosses in Japan said staff did not check the schedule and the service from Tokyo to Tsukuba city set off at 9:44:20 instead of 9:44:40.
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(KCCS) has started joint research with the University of Tsukuba to develop an Artificial Intelligence (AI) system capable of detecting melanoma and other skin diseases by analyzing digital images of a patient's skin, and aims to commercialize the technology by 2020.
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Tsukuba, Japan, Tsukuba, Japan, Tsukuba, Japan, Sept 6, 2016 - (ACN Newswire) - Carbon nanotubes show potential, but also many challenges, for the manufacture of flexible, wearable electronics, according to a research review in Science and Technology of Advanced Materials.