Keio Research Highlights

A taste of the important research and scientific developments from Keio University, Japan's oldest institute of higher education.

May 31, 2018

Research Highlights

A chance to slow neurodegeneration

A molecular pathway that becomes active in vulnerable subpopulations of neurons in people with the debilitating neurological disease... Read more


Solving the bucket challenge for remote-controlled excavators

The tsunami that struck the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in March 2011 caused radioactive cesium to leak into... Read more

Keio news

Biological anthropology: Study of skulls suggests that humans' superior social and planning skills may have given them an evolutionary advantage over Neanderthals

Biomedicine: Keio and Fujifilm researchers have developed imaging technology that promises automated diagnosis of tumor malignancy and drug resistance

Medicine: Clinical tests are underway to evaluate a drug for treating a genetic hearing impairment, which was found using stem cells

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The portrait of Keio University founder Yukichi Fukuzawa has been continuously featured on the Japanese 10,000 yen note since 1984, whereas the portraits on other banknotes have changed

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