Invitation to Liaison Laboratory regular seminars
HIGO Leading edge redearch seminars

These weekly seminars are held to help in establishing interactive atmosphere, exchanging expertise, and forming new collaborations among multidisciplinary scientists.

 

【Notice from HIGO Program】
"Medicine and Life Science Seminar" and "Learning from Experienced Doctors" held by graduate schools of medical science are certified as HIGO Program cutting-edge seminar.
"Medicine and Life Science Seminar" and "Learning from Experienced Doctors" homepage is here(Japanese only).

 

Please submit Liaison Laboratory Registration Form.The form can be downloaded by clicking here.[Word 22KB]

 

【Date and time】

Every Wednesday, 12:00 - 13:00 (Your own lunches can be brought and taken during the seminar.)

 

【Place】

Conference Room, IMEG

 

 

Soon coming Liaison Laboratory regular seminar(s):

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Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Akira Shimamoto, Associate Professor, Institute of Biomedical & Health Sceiences, Basic Life Sciences, Graduate School of Biomedical & Health Sciences, Hiroshima University
Title:

Cellular senescence in aging, disease, and cancer

Friday*, Mar 3, 2017, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Angela Nieto, Full Professor CSIC, Institute de Neurociencias CSIC-UMH, Spain
Title:

Epithelial plasticity in health and disease

Wednesday, Mar 1, 2017, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Takeshi Iwata, Division Director, Division of Molecular and Cellular Biology, National Institute of Sensory Organs, Tokyo Medical Center, National Hospital Organization
Title:

Discovery and characterization of novel genes responsible for hereditary retinal diseases

Monday*, Feb 20, 2017, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Yasunori Aizawa, Lecturer,Center For Biological Resources and Informatics, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Title:

Translational activity and its functional significance within the mammalian 5’UTRs

Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Yoichi shinkai ph.D., Chief Scientist, Cellular Memory Laboratory, RIKEN
Title:

Epigenetic regulation of transposable element

Wednesday, Feb 8, 2017, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Takahiro Kunisada, Professor, Tissue and Organ Development, Gifu University Graduate School of medicine
Title:

Stemness of neural crest cells

Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Yoshito Kumagai, Professor, Laboratory of Environmental Biology Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, the University of Tsukuba
Title:

Chemical Biology of Methylmercury

Wednesday, Jan 18, 2017, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Akiyoshi Uemura, Professor, Department of Retinal Vascular Biology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences
Title:

Blood-retina barrier breakdown in pericyte-free vessels

Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Furue Hidemasa, Associate Professor, Division of Neural Signaling, National Institute for Physiological Sciences
Title:

Descending modulatory control of pain

Wednesday, Dec 14, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Shigeo Ohno Ph.D., Professor, Department of Molecular Biology, Yokohama City University School of Medicine Yokohama City University Graduate School of Medical Science
Title:

Cell Polarity: A fundamental Mechanism Shaping Cells and Tissues

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Masahiro Morita, Ph.D., McGill University, Department of Biochemistry and Goodman Cancer Research Centre
Title:

Post-transcriptional control of metabolism and cancer by the mTORC1 signaling pathway

Wednesday, Nov 16, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Fukada Toshiyuki, Ph.D., Professor, Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tokushima Bunri University
Title:

Zinc signaling in pathophysiology: Ten years later

Wednesday, Nov 9, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Tatsuya Hirano Ph.D, Chief Scientist, Chromosome Dynamics Laboratory, RIKEN, Japan
Title:

Condensin-based chromosome organization

Wednesday, Nov 2, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Nobuo N. Noda, Chief Researcher, Institute of Microbial Chemistry, Microbial Chemistry Research Foundation
Title:

Structural insights into autophagy machineries

Wednesday, Oct 26, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Yumiko SAGA, Ph.D., Professor, Mammalian Development Laboratory, NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF GENETICS
Title:

The mechanism of sex determination of mouse germ cells

Tuesday*, Oct 25, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Mikiko Y Takeda, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice & Administrative Sciences, college of Pharmacy, The University of New Mexico
Title:

Co-prescription of Naloxone as a Universal Precautions Model for Patients on Chronic Opioid Therapy – Observational Study

Wednesday, Oct 19, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Takaaki Hirotsu, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Hirotsu Laboratory, Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, Kyushu University
Title:

Screening of early cancer with one drop of urine using C. elegans

Wednesday, Oct 5, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Shinji YAMASHITA, Ph.D., Professor, Laboratory of Biopharmaceutics, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Setsunan University
Title:

Ambition or just a dream?  History and future perspective of oral delivery of biologics

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Yukiko GOTOH Ph.D., Professor, Laboratory of Molecular Biology Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokyo
Title:

Regulation of neural stem cell fate during development and in the adult

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Hidetaka Akita, Ph.D., Professor, Laboratory of Pharmacology and Toxicology Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chiba University
Title:

Development of intracellular environment-responsive material as a nanoDDS platform: Analysis, control of the intracellular trafficking and beyond…

Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Noriko FUNAYAMA, Associate Professor, Laboratory of Molecular Developmental Biology Depertment of Biophysics Graduate School of Science Kyoto University
Title:

Skeleton construction of sponges: the simple and accordingly robust mechanisms underlying both their plastic growth and phenotypic plasticity

Wednesday, Sep 7, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Nobuhisa Iwata, Professor, Department of Genome-based Drug Discovery Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Nagasaki University
Title:

A disease mechanism-based therapy for Alzheimer’s disease

Liaison Lab Regular seminar will be suspended during August 2016.

Speaker:
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Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Takashi Nagasawa, Professor, Stem Cell Biology and Developmental Immunology, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Graduate School of Medicine / Faculty of Medicine, Osaka University
Title:

The microenvironmental niches for hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells in the bone marrow

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Abe Kuniya, Ph.D., Team Leader, Technology and Development Team for Mammalian Genome Dynamics Team Leader RIKEN BioResource Center
Title:

Studies on mouse peri-implantation development using developmental mutant and stem cells

Wednesday, Jul 13, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Hirotaka komaba, Assistant Professor, Division of Nephrology, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Tokai University of Medicine
Title:

A new rationale for treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism: from clinical to basic science

Wednesday, Jul 6, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Hiroshi Matsumoto, Professor, Department of Legal Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine / Faculty of Medicine
Title:

Japanese Dream: a new challenge from the world after death

*Monday, Jun 27, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Yukio Kawahara, Proffesor, Department of RNA Biology and Neuroscience, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University
Title:

RNA editing in coding regions of mRNAs generates functional diversity

*Monday, Jun 20, 2016, *16:30 – 17:30
Speaker:
Takanari Inoue Ph.D., Associate Professor of Cell Biology, Cell Dynamics, Pharmacology, Biological Science and Biomedical Engineering Johns Hopkins University
Title:

Toward Total Synthesis of cell function and its biomedical application

Wednesday, Jun 15, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Ryuji Morizane, Associate Biologist, Renal Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital Affiliate Faculty, Harvard Stem Cell Institute Instructor, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Title:

Generation of nephron progenitor cells and kidney organoids from human pluripotent stem cells

Wednesday, Jun 8, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
KOIDE, Tsuyoshi, Associate Professor, Mouse Genomics Resource Laboratory, National Institute of Genetics
Title:

How genetic polymorphism influences stress vulnerability

Wednesday, May 25, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
Speaker:
Yoshihiro Yoshihara, Laboratory for Neurobiology of Synapse, RIKEN Brain Science Institute, Saitama, Japan
Title:

A Sexy Scent of Prostaglandin:
– Olfactory Receptor for Prostaglandin F2α Mediates Courtship Behavior in Male Zebrafish –

Wednesday, May 18, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00
*Liaison Laboratory regular seminar will be resume from this seminar
Speaker:
Tomoaki Koga, Assistant Professor, Higo, Leading Graduate Schools, Kumamoto university
Title:

Role of leukotriene B4 receptors in host defense response

*Friday, May 13, 2016,  *17:30 – 18:30  *This seminar is canceled.
Speaker:
Toshinori Nakayama, Professor, Department of Immunology, Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University
Title:

Pathogenic Th2 cells (Tpath2 cells) in chronic allergic airway inflammation

Wednesday, Apr 27, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00 *This seminar is canceled.
Speaker:
Kazunobu Sawamoto, Ph.D. Professor, Department of Developmental and Regenerative Biology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences
Title:

Migration of new neurons in the adult brain

Wednesday, Apr 20, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00 *This seminar is canceled.
Speaker:
Toshihiko Okazaki, Associate Professor, Center for Clinical and Translational Research(CCTR), Kyushu University
Title:

How do we manage cell and tissue-derived drug production? -Practical overview of Cell Processing Facility under GMP/GCTP regulation-

Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00

Speaker:
Takuro Nakagawa, Ph.D., Associate Profesor, Department of Biological Science, Graduate School of Science ,Osaka University
Title:

Gross chromosomal rearrangements in the centromere

Wednesday, Apr 6, 2016, 12:00 – 13:00

Speaker:
Chisato Mori, Professor, Department of Environmental Medicine,Graduate School of Medicine, Chiba University
Title:

Environmental contaminants and children’s health