International Workshop on Plant-Made-Pharmaceuticals ― 25 Years of Progress and Challenges

   2014 marks the 25th anniversary of the first plant-made-pharmaceutical (PMP). In recognition of this important milestone in biotechnology, ICBiotech at Osaka University, together with the University of California ― Davis and Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), Tokyo, are hosting a workshop to discuss the commercial production of PMPs from the perspective of design method/structural systems analysis (DMSSA). The workshop is appropriate for graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, university faculty, government and industrial scientists interested in the scientific and commercial aspects of PMP production.

Date: 16th - 18th September- 9:00
Place: Icho Kaikan 3F, Osaka University The campus map
Venue: Icho-Kaikan (Conference Hall) 3rd Floor


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Admission; Free

Presenter*

Julian Ma*, Professor of St. George Univ., UK

Yuri Gleba*, CEO of Icon Genetics and Nomad Bioscience, Germany

Ray Rodriguez*, Professor of UC Davis, USA

Xi Chen*, Professor of UC Davis, USA

Karen McDonald*, Professor of UC Davis, USA

Somen Nandi*, Project Scientist of UC Davis, USA

Kazuhiro Fujiyama*, Professor, International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech) Osaka University, Suita, Japan

Noriho Fukuzawa*, Ph.D., Bio-production Research Group, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Hokkaido, Japan

Hisakazu Hasegawa*, Hokko Chemical Ind. Central Research Lab., Kanagawa, Japan

Ko Kato*, Assistant Professor, Plant Metabolic Regulation Laboratory, Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST), Nara Japan

Takeshi Matsumura, Ph.D., Bio-production Research Group, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Hokkaido Japan

Jun Murata*, Suntory Foundation for Life Sciences, Japan

Syuichi Nakaya*, Shimadzu, Japan

Kazutoshi Sawada*, Idemitsu Kosan Co., Ltd. Advanced Technology Research Laboratories

Atsuhiko Shinmyo, Professor, Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST), Nara, Japan

Yasushi Tasaka*, Ph.D. Bio-production Research Group, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) Hokkaido Japan

Noriko Tabayashi*, Ph.D. Manager Plant Biotechnology Center, Hokusan Corp. Hokkaido Japan

Akiho Yokota*, Professor and Dean of the Graduate School of Biological Sciences, Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST), Nara Japan

 

This workshop is English only. 

 

Reseption; 16th - 18th September- after the workshop (Additional fee is needed)

 

 

Contact/Application : PMPsympo@icb.osaka-u.ac.jp