Program

at a Glance

Schedule

Plenary lectures

Phillip A. Sharp
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Mizushima Noboru
(The University of Tokyo)

Symposia

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Novel strategy for drug discovery using glycans and lectins
Organizers:Hiroaki Tateno (Cellular and Molecular Biotechnology Research Institute, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology), Tadashi Suzuki (Glycometabolic Biochemistry Laboratory, RIKEN)
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Recent advances in research on sphingolipids with multifunctionality
Organizers:Akio Kihara (Hokkaido University), Nozomu Okino (Kyushu University)
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Forefront of lipid metabolism research on metabolic syndrome
Organizers:Takashi Matsuzaka (Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Transborder Medical Research Center (TMRC), Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba), Takashi Obama (Division of Biological Chemistry, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University School of Pharmacy)
sponsor:Japan Atherosclerosis Society
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New paradigm of lipid biology
Organizers:Makoto Murakami (The University of Tokyo), Yukihiko Sugimoto (Kumamoto University)
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Selective autophagy
Organizers:Masaaki Komatsu (Juntendo University), Fumiyo Ikeda (Kyushu University)
sponsor:Multimode autophagy: Diverse pathways and selectivity
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Multifaceted proteins: Expanding and transformative protein world
Organizers:Hideki Taguchi (Cell Biology Center, Tokyo Institute of Technology), Yoshitaka Nagai (Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine)
sponsor:Multifaceted proteins: Expanding and transformative protein world
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TBA
Organizers:Kouhei Tsumoto (The University of Tokyo)
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Importance of adduct exposome in redox biology
Organizers:Yoshito Kumagai (Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba), Takashi Uehara (Okayama University)
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Towards understanding the regulatory mechanisms and dynamism of the cilia-centrosome system in diverse biological phenomena
Organizers:Kazuhisa Nakayama (Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyoto University), Daiju Kitagawa (Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokyo)
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Dynamics of the extracellular microenvironment in multicellular systems
Organizers:Hironobu Fujiwara (RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research), Shinji Takada (National Institute for Basic Biology)
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Metabolic adaptation and maladaptation to environmental fluctuation in mammals.
Organizers:Wataru Kimura (RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research), Yuichiro Arima (Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kumamoto University)
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Cell responses by membrane vesicles ~microbes to human~
Organizers:Nobuhiko Nomura (Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba/JST ERATO NOMURA Microbial Community Control Project), Rikinari Hanayama (WPI Nano Life Science Institute, Kanazawa University)
sponsor:JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas, Research in a proposed research area Post-Koch Ecology: The next-era microbial ecology that elucidates the super-terrestrial organism systemJST CREST/PRESTO Extracellular Fine ParticlesJST ERATO NOMURA Microbial Community Control Project
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How do we age? New insights into understating the cellular and molecular mechanisms of aging
Organizers:Aiko Sada (Kumamoto University), Eiichiro Mori (Nara Medical University)
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Scaling mechanism of animal body and organ sizes
Organizers:Hiroshi Nishina (Tokyo Medical and Dental University), Hideaki Matsui (Niigata University)
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Gene regulation by RNA and RNP modification and its physiological functions
Organizers:Toshifumi Inada (Tohoku University), Hirohide Saito (Kyoto University)
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The role of chromatin structure in regulating gene expression
Organizers:Hitoshi Kurumizaka (Institute for Quantitative Biosciences, The University of Tokyo), Hiroaki Tachiwana (Cancer Institute, Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research)
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Revealing and application of immune-metabolic network through dietary and nutritional components using advanced technology
Organizers:Jun Kunisawa (National Institutes of Biomedical Innovation, Health and Nutrition), Koji Hase (Keio University)
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Adaptation of physiological function in hibernation-like states
Organizers:Takeshi Sakurai (Faculty of Medicine/WPI-IIIS, University of Tsukuba), Naohiro Kon (School of Science, The University of Tokyo)
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Brand new world of gene regulation
Organizers:Hiroshi Suzuki (Nagoya University), Ken Morita (Harvard Medical School)
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Cutting-Edge Animal Models for Advancing Cancer Research
Organizers:Akira Suzuki (Division of Molecular and Cellular Biology,Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine), Atsushi Hirao (Division of Molecular Genetics,Cancer Research Institute,Kanazawa Univ.)
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Unraveling the biology of systemic disease by deciphering the roles of immune cells, exosomes, and by utilization of multi-omic analyses
Organizers:Ayuko Hoshino (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Department of Life Science and Technology), Daichi Inoue (Department of Hematology-Oncology, Institute of Biomedical Research and Innovation, Foundation for Biomedical Research and Innovation at Kobe)
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Mechanisms of neuronal development investigated by gene expression regulation
Organizers:Takahisa Furukawa (Osaka University, Institute for Protein Research), Nobuhiko Yamamoto (Osaka University, Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences)
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Transcriptional and post-transcriptional regulatory networks in immunity
Organizers:Mashito Sakai (Nippon Medical School), Hideyuki Yoshida (RIKEN)
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Frontier of Biochemistry in Archaea
Organizers:Yoshizumi Ishino (Dept of Biosci and Biotechnol, Grad school Bioresource & Bioenviron. Sci, Kyushu Unniversity), Haruyuki Atomi (Dept. Syn & Biol. Chem. Grad School of Engineering, Kyoto University)
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Chemical biology: new approaches to drug discovery
Organizers:Masaki Kita (Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University), Tomohiro Suzuki (Center for Bioscience Research and Education, Utsunomiya University)
sponsor:Frontier Research on Chemical Communications
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From basic molecular and cellular biology researches to novel medical innovations
Organizers:Junichi Takagi (Institute for Protein Research, Osaka University), Naoki Hosen (Osaka Univ. Graduate School of Medicine)
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Rhizosphere biochemistry
Organizers:Ken Shirasu (RIKEN), Satoko Yoshida (Nara Institute of Science and Technology)
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How will researchers survive in the future?
Organizers:Satoshi Tanaka (Kyoto Pharmaceutical University), Eisuke Enoki (KASEIKEN)
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