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JoJo's Biological Adventure

by BadSeafood
Sep 16, 2007 8:59 PM | 7 Comments
For a recent publication of the prestigious science journal Cell, two of the authors behind the issue's featured article, Dr. Mitsutoshi Setou and Dr. Hiroshi Ageta, requested that Mangaka Hirohiko Araki (Baoh, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, Steel Ball Run) illustrate the magazine's cover, which both the Mangaka and publishers agreed to. The article in question deals with the discovery of the SCRAPPER protein, which helps regulate the body's nervous system, and whose benefits include research into Alzheimer's and strokes.

Araki's artistic depiction, "With the scientific direction of Drs. Setou and Ageta," was published as follows:


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7 Comments Recent Comments

Man, Araki never ceases to amaze with his oddness...

Sep 19, 2007 11:20 AM by Gendo

I guess all I can say is, Wow thats pretty sweet.

Sep 17, 2007 3:13 PM by otakuman706

BadSeafood said:

Fix'd.

Fandom knows no bounds.


We just want our fellow otaku to not have to go thru the trouble of going to an outside source, when we clearly have dedicated people fetching us these news, for which, we are deeply and truly thankful ;)

Sep 16, 2007 11:23 PM by edythemighty

haha, awesome.

Sep 16, 2007 10:20 PM by accela

kei-clone said:
should use imageshack or photobucket for that image ^^

edythemighty said:
First!!!!!! do host the picture elsewhere
SECOND!!! LOVED IT!

Fix'd.

Fandom knows no bounds.

Sep 16, 2007 9:11 PM by BadSeafood

First!!!!!! do host the picture elsewhere
SECOND!!! LOVED IT!

Sep 16, 2007 9:08 PM by edythemighty

should use imageshack or photobucket for that image ^^

Sep 16, 2007 9:07 PM by kei-clone