The Miami Herald
Suzuki claims Konica Minolta Cup title
Miki, Japan - Ai Suzuki fired a final-round 71 on Sunday to claim a 1-shot victory at the Konica Minolta Cup. Suzuki rebounded from a tough day on Saturday and she finished the week at 5- under-par 283.
South China Morning Post
Scandal-hit research scientist commits suicide in research centre
A renowned Japanese stem-cell scientist who co-wrote research that was later retracted in an embarrassing scandal has been found dead in an apparent suicide, police said yesterday.
The Japan Times
Obokata agrees to STAP experiment
Haruko Obokata, the embattled researcher at scandal-hit Riken, will comply with the institute's call for her to participate in an experiment to verify if STAP cells really exist, her lawyer said Tuesday.
Lead author agrees to retract controversial stem cell paper
Reports in Japan suggest Haruko Obokata, of the RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology in Kobe, has agreed to retract one of two controversial papers in which she claimed to have created a new type of stem cell, known as stimulus-triggered activation of pluripotency cells.