Institute for Basic Science

This reprint collection marks the tenth anniversary of the Institute for Basic Science (IBS) in South Korea. It consists of eight papers published in the Nature family of journals that report some of the many advances made by IBS researchers in fields as diverse as cosmology, spintronics, neuroscience and atmospheric dynamics. A feature highlights research done in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the critical role of the vascular system in the pathogenesis of major diseases, and an underground facility that is being used to hunt for dark matter.

This collection of articles from Nature Portfolio journals is produced with support from the Institute for Basic Science. The Institute for Basic Science retains sole responsibility for the selection of articles.



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