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(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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Al-Sawahah in the ministerial meetings of the G20 digital economy held in Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan, in preparation for the 2019 G20 Osaka summit, in Japan to be held on 28--29 June.
Al-Sawahah was participating in the ministerial meetings of the G20 digital economy in Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan, in preparation for the 2019 G20 Osaka summit, in Japan on June 28--29.
15 at a research farm run by the National Agriculture and Food Research Organization, a state research and development institute based in Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture.
In December 2016, a previously healthy young man was referred to Tsukuba Medical Center Hospital (Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan) for a fever, rash, malaise, and eosinophilia.
With the hope of creating a society where various groups of people can live actively without being worried about their handicaps, he established a Tokyo-based non-profit organisation called Monkey Magic that promotes free climbing among those with visual impairment in 2005.He also opened a climbing gym in Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture, in March this year."The realisation that maybe I could combine my climbing and my loss of sight was what got me thinking about doing something like Monkey Magic, spreading the word about climbing to people like myself, and creating a place where this could be done.
(1) Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
(1) Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Tsukuba Hospital, 2-1-1 Amakubo, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8576, Japan
(1)Department of Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
(Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan) have signed an agreement granting Minerva worldwide rights to use and commercialize ID Pharma's non-integrating Sendai virus vectors, together with Minerva's proprietary technology, for generating induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells.
(1) Department of Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, 1-1-1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8575, Japan