【Report】The 60th anniversary event successfully ended.

On November 16th, 2018, the 60th anniversary symposium and ceremony were successfully held with more than 300 participants from Japan and overseas.

On this occasion, the Institute for Protein Research has renewed its determination to play a leading role in protein science as well as to contribute to society as a Joint Usage and Research Center for Proteins with the unique technologies and facilities in the institute.

We appreciate your continued support for the future.

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

①International symposium

  • Invited speakers

Dr. Yoshinori Ohsumi

2016 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine
Honorary Professor
Frontier Research Center, Tokyo Institute of Technology

“Looking back on my 50 years of research”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Richard Henderson

2017 Nobel Laureate in Chemistry,
Group Leader, Doctor, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology

“Electron criomicroscopy: progress and prospects”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Atsushi Miyawaki

Laboratory Head
RIKEN Center for Brain Science
RIKEN Center for Advanced Photonics

“Cruising inside cells-A graduate fantasy at IPR in the 80’s-”

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Yoshihiro Yoneda

Director General
National Institutes of Biomedical Innovation, Health and Nutrition

“Novel involvement of nucleocytoplasmic transport machineries in cell functions”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Bong-Jin Lee 

Dean, College of Pharmacy, Seoul National University

“Structural study on Toxin-Antitoxin systems in infectious bacteria: a target for developing antimicrobial agents”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Speakers from IPR
    Prof. Genji Kurisu
    “Integrative structural studies on photosynthetic electron transfer complex”
    Prof. Toshimichi Fujiwara
    “High-field nuclear hyperpolarization and cellular solid-state NMR”
    Prof. Mariko Okada
    “Dynamics and regulatory principles of biological networks”
    Prof. Takahisa Furukawa
    “Molecular control of light-dark adaptation in retinal photoreceptor cells”

     

     

     

     

    ②Ceremony

    Mr. Tomonori Nishii
    The Ministry of Education,
    Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan
    Dr. Yoshihiro Yoneda
    Director General
    National Institutes of Biomedical Innovation, Health and Nutrition
    Dr. Shojiro Nishio
    President, Osaka University