What's New

Update (Publication)

Publication“-“Annual Report of ICBiotech” is updated.

February 29, 2024

Master Thesis presentation (2/13-14)

Ten students in ICBiotech ( Fujiyama lab: 7, Honda lab: 3) have successfully defended their Master’s thesis. (Photos of 9 students are posted)

February 13, 2024

Visitor (IPB University, Indonesia)

Prof. Anas Fauzi and Prof. Azis B. Sitanggang from IPB University, Indonesia visited ICBiotech.

February 07, 2024

Special Lecture by Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Heri Akhmadi, Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia

We held a special lecture by Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Heri Akhmadi, Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia.

Title: Strengthening relationship between Japan and Indonesia: role of academia and university in Japan
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531)

After the lecture, he had a conversation with Indonesian professors and Indonesian students at Osaka University.

February 02, 2024

Visit Mahidol Univ. and Chulalongkorn Univ., Thailand

Prof. FUJIYAMA Kazuhito (Director of ICBiotech) visitd Mahidol University and Chulalongkorn University, Thailand, and had a talk with Deans of Faculty of Science.

At Faculty of Science, Mahidol Univ.

At Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn Univ.
At Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn Univ.

January 30, 2024

Visitor (Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia)

Dr. Ir. Elvi Restiawaty, S.T.(Chairwoman of Master and Doctoral Study Program in Chemical Engineering, Head of Bioenergy Engineering and Chemurgy Research Laboratory) from Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia visited ICBiotech.

January 22, 2024

Visitor (Univ. Philippines Los Baños)

UNESCO Alumni, Prof. Floirendo Pantas Flores (Institute of Food Science and Technology, University of the Philippines Los Baños) visited ICBiotech.

January 22, 2024

Seminar

Dr. FUKUZAWA Noriho (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Tecnology (AIST) Hokkaido, Guest Associate Professor of ICBiotech) held a seminar entitled
“Research trends and fundamental technology development of Plant-Molecular Farming : A Fusion of Agriculture, Engineering, and Medicine”
at Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) on Jan.22, 2024.

After the seminar, she had a talk with students.

January 22, 2024

Osaka University Global Alumni Fellow(Universitas Gadjah Mada, Prof. Irfan Dwidya PRIJAMBADA)

Prof. Irfan Dwidya PRIJAMBADA (Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia / Collaborative Professor of ICBiotech) visited ICBiotech from Jan. 17th to 21st.
On Jan. 19th, title of Osaka University Global Alumni Fellow awarded to Prof. Prijambada. Please see below for more information.

「Title of Osaka University Global Alumni Fellow awarded to Dr. Irfan Dwidya Prijambada」Osaka Univ. HP

January 19, 2024

Seminar

Professor KITAJIMA Ken (Nagoya University, Guest Professor of ICBiotech) held a seminar entitled
“Functional style of glycans: Heterogeneity and field formation” at Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) on Jan.18, 2024.

After the seminar, an exchange with students were set up. Dr. ASAI Hiroaki (President & CEO, GlyTech, Inc./ Guest Professor of ICBiotech) also joined.

January 18, 2024

Visitor (Mahidol Univresity International College, Thailand)

Mr. Chatwaroot Dulyachai (Head of Student Exchange Unit, International Affairs) visited ICBiotech. After that, he visited Academic Affairs Division of Graduate School of Engineering and had lab tours of Uchiyama Lab. and Muranaka Lab.

December 14, 2023

Visitor (AIST, Hokkaido)

Dr. FUKUZAWA Noriho (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Tecnology (AIST) Hokkaido, Guest Associate Professor of ICBioteh) visited ICBiotech and had a presentation.
Title: Plant-molecular farming

December 13, 2023

Visitor (Swiss German Univ., Indonesia)

17 students and Nila Krisnawati Hidayat Vice Dean and other 2 staffs from Swiss German University, Indonesia visited ICBiotech as part of Global Youth Leadership Program.

December 13, 2023

Visitor (KMUTT, Thailand)

Dr. Paskorn Muangphrom (Lecturer, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Graduate Program) from King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand visited ICBiotech.

December 01, 2023

Scene in Autumn

Trees around ICBiotech change color and we know autumn is here.

November 17, 2023

Visitors (Vietnamese Government delegation)

Persons from Vietnamese Government visited ICBiotech. The names are as follows. (titles omitted)

1.Nguyễn Việt Tấn Deputy Director, Department of Science and Technology/Ministry of Industry and Trade (MIT)
2.Đỗ Vũ Anh Thư Deputy Director, Department of Planning and Finance/Ministry of Industry and Trade (MIT)
3.Dương Xuân Diêu Officer, Department of science and technology/Ministry of Industry and Trade (MIT)
4.Nguyễn Thị Diễm Hằng Officer, Department of science and technology/Ministry of Industry and Trade (MIT)
5.Nguyễn Hữu Hưng Senior official, Department of Technology Appraisal, Examination and Assesment/Ministry of Science and Technology
6.Dương Hoàng Hải Principal official, Department of Technology Appraisal, Examination and Assesment/Ministry of Science and Technology
7.Ngô Lan Phương Principal official, Department of International cooperation/Ministry of Science and Technology

November 13, 2023

Student Exchange Program (SSSV Program)

Student Exchange Program (SSSV Program) has started from Oct.6 to Nov.8, 2023.
9 international students from Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines and Indonesia has joined this program and
ICBiotech and other biotechnology-related laboratories at Osaka University offer advanced research and education.

Please check the brief report at “JASSO Student Exchange Support Program”

November 08, 2023

Sakura Science program (JST)

Sakura science program (JST) under the operation by ICBiotech has started. (Date: Oct. 22 to Oct. 27, 2023).
8 participants from Brunei (1), Indonesia (1), Cambodia (1), Laos (1), Malaysia (2), Mongolia (1) and Taiwan (1) join this program.
Title: Biomanufacturing and Green transformation

October 27, 2023

IISMA Program Lecture

IISMA Program students had a lecture by Assoc. Prof. MISAKI Ryo (ICBiotech).
After that, they had a Labo tour.

October 27, 2023

Farewell Gift

We sent the farewell gift to Ms. TOMOMATSU Fumiko (Administrative assistant) who will leave ICBiotech at the end of October.

October 26, 2023

IISMA Program students came to Osaka University

Students from Indonesia, who use the program called “IISMA (Indonesian International Student Mobility Awards)” by Indonesian government
came to Osaka University. Indonesian student of Fujiyama Lab. gave some information about the life in Japan.

October 20, 2023

Seminar

Professor MORIKAWA Masaaki (Hokkaido University, Guest Professor of ICBiotech) held a seminar entitled “Environmental biotechnology learned from the nature: A case study of mutualism between floating plant and its coexisted bacteria” at Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531).

October 13, 2023

PhilDOST Program students have joined ICBiotech

PhilDOST Program is the program to accept International Students from Philippines to Osaka University with the scholarship from Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Philippines.
4 International students from Philippines have started their study at ICBiotech.
We hope they have a good time in Japan.

October 04, 2023

New Member

Ms. ISOYAMA Junko joined as a technical assistant at Fujiyama Lab. and Ms. ARAKI Namiko (dispatched employee) joined at ICBiotech office. We are happy to have them at ICBitotech.

October 01, 2023

Update

“ICBiotech”→“Staff”” is updated.

October 01, 2023

Dr. Thesis Oral Defense

One Ph. D. candidate in ICBiotech had an oral presentation.

September 19, 2023

Honorary degree (Prof.Emer.SEKI Tatsuji, Osaka Univ.)

Prof. Emer. SEKI Tatsuji (Osaka Univ. and a guest professor of ICBiotech) was conferred an honorary degree of Kasetsart University, Thailand.
Please see below for more information.
Kasetsart Univ. HP

September 18, 2023

Farewell and Welcome Party

We had a farerwell party for Ms. KAWAKAMI and a welcome party for Ms. YAMANOI.

September 15, 2023

Visitor (Kasetsart Univ. Thailand)

Prof. Dr. Savitree Limtong (Department of Microbiology) from Kasetsart University, Thailand visited ICBiotech and had a pleasant chat with students at Fujiyama Lab.

September 14, 2023

Visitor (VISTEC, Thailand)

Prof. Dr. Pimchai Chaiyen, (President, VISTEC: Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology) visited ICBiotech.

September 01, 2023

New Member

Ms. YAMANOI Supaporn joined as an administrative assistant at Honda Lab. We are happy to have her at ICBiotech.

September 01, 2023

Update

“ICBiotech” → “Staff” is updated.

September 01, 2023

The opening ceremony for the Osaka-Mahidol International Office

The opening ceremony for the Osaka-Mahidol International Office was held at Mahidol University’s Salaya Campus.
Executive Vice Presidents Manabu TANAKA and Beverley Anne YAMAMOTO attended the ceremony and Prof. FUJIYAMA (Director of ICBiotech) also attended.
In addition to this, they visited the Faculty of Science with students from Osaka Univ. who have joined “Student Exchange Support Program 2023”.
We have Cooperative Research Station (CRS) in Southeast Asia at the Faculty of Scinece, Mahidol University.

Please see below for more information.

Osaka-Mahidol International Office Opens at Mahidol University in Thailand-Osaka University HP

August 18, 2023

Visitor (Universitas Airlangga, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia)

Prof Dr. Ni Nyoman Tri Puspaningsih, Dr. Ali Rohman from Universitas Airlangga, Indonesia and
Prof. Dr. Rosli Md. Illias, Prof. Dr. Roshanida A. Rahman, Dr. Nardiah Rizwana Jaafar, Dr. Afifah Taat from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia visited ICBiotech.

August 03, 2023

Visitor (Royal Thai Consulate-General, Osaka)

We held an orientation for students who join Student Exchange Support Program 2023, and Mr. Thanawat Manathat (Consul, Royal Thai Consulate-General, Osaka) visited ICBiotech and made a lecture about Thailand. After that, he had a conversation with Prof. Tawatchai Sumpradit (Naresuan Univ.) who has stayed at ICBiotech and international students from Thailand.

July 25, 2023

Visitor (Mahidol University International College)

Prof. Chulathida Chomchai, M.D. (Dean, Mahidol University International College, Thailand) visited ICBiotech.

July 24, 2023

Visitor and Seminar (Naresuan Univ., Thailand)

Prof. Tawatchai Sumpradit (Head of Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, Faculty of Medical Science, Naresuan University, Thailand) visited ICBiotech.

He held a seminar at Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) on July 25th.
Title: Factor affecting coffee volatiles and non-volatiles, aroma and flavors: pre- and post-harvest processing

July 21, 2023

Visit Royal Thai Consulate-General, Osaka

Prof. FUJIYAMA Kazuhito (Director of ICBiotech) visited Royal Thai Consulate-General, Osaka, and had a conversation with Mr. Jesda Tivayanond, Ph.D. (Consul) and Mr. Thanawat Manathat (Consul).

July 20, 2023

Master Thesis Presentation (English course)

Four graduate students in ICBiotech(English course)have successfully presented a defense of their master thesis.

July 18, 2023

Seminar

Dr. Napathorn, Suchada Chanprateep (Chulalongkorn Univ. Thailand), Specially Appointed Associate Professor under the Cross-appointment Agreement, held a seminar at Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531).
Title:Current Challenges in Biodegradable Polyhydroxyalkanoates: From The Cradle to The Grave

July 14, 2023

Visitor (under the Cross-appointment Agreement)

From Jun.27th (Tue.), Dr. Napathorn, Suchada Chanprateep (Chulalongkorn Univ. Thailand), Specially Appointed Associate Professor under the Cross-appointment Agreement, joined ICBiotech and makes her research at Honda Lab. for a month.

23.07.13 At the meeting of the Department of Biotechnology

From Jul.12th (Wed.), Dr. NGUYEN Thanh Hoa (School of Biotechnology and Food Technology, Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST), Vietnam), Specially Appointed Lecturer under the Cross-appointment Agreement, joined ICBiotech and makes her research at Fujiyama Lab. for a month.

23.07.13 At the meeting of the Department of Biotechnology
23.07.13 At the meeting of the Department of Biotechnology
23.07.13 At the meeting of the Department of Biotechnology
July 13, 2023

Visitor (University of Indonesia, Indonesia)

Dr. Anom Bowolaksono (Head of Department) and Dr. Astari Dwiranti (Head of Undergraduate Program in Biology) from Department of Biology,
Faculty of Mathmatics & Natural Sciences, Universitas Indonesia visited ICBiotech.

June 15, 2023

Visitor (Airlangga University, Indonesia)

Dr. Fatiha Khairunnisa (Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science and Technology, Airlangga University, Indonesia) visited ICBiotech.

June 14, 2023

Visitor (Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia)

Prof. Akhmaloka, Ph.D. (Board of Trustees, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia) visited ICBiotech.

June 13, 2023

Visitor (Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia)

Dr. Marselina Tan (School of Life Sciences and Technology, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia) visited ICBiotech.

June 06, 2023

Visitor (Swiss German University-Asia, Indonesia)

Dr. rer. nat. Filiana Santoso (Rector) and Maria Dewi P.T Gunawan Puteri, STP., MSc., PhD (Head of Food Technology Department, Faculty of Life Science and Technology) from Swiss German University-Asia, Indonesia visited ICBiotech.

May 19, 2023

Obituary

Our Emeritus Professor YOSHIDA Toshiomi, who was the Former Director of ICBiotech and a guest professor from 2012 to 2022 passed away on Apr. 28.

We would like to express our sincere condolences.

April 28, 2023

Visitor (Lanzhou University, P.R.China)

Professor Dr. Li Xiangkai and 3 students visited ICBiotech and did a lab tour at FUJIYAMA Lab.

April 28, 2023

Visitor and Seminar (UC Davis)

Dr. Priya Shah (Assistant professor of Chemical Engineering and Microbiology & Molecular Genetics, UC Davis, U.S.A.) visited ICBiotech
and held a seminar at FUJIYAMA Lab.

Reserach Contents and Brief History of Dr.Priya Shah
Bio: Dr. Priya Shah is an assistant professor of Chemical Engineering and Microbiology & Molecular Genetics at UC Davis. Her group works at the intersection of these two disciplines, applying quantitative systems biology tools to study biological processes with a focus on virus-host interactions. Dr. Shah grew up in Toledo, Ohio, and had her first research experience in a biochemistry lab at University of Toledo. She received her B.S. in Chemical Engineering from MIT, and her Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from UC Berkeley with David Schaffer. Dr. Shah did her postdoc in systems virology at UCSF with Nevan Krogan and Raul Andino. When not doing science, she enjoys improvising 90s music into songs about family members (usually the dog).

URL:
https://faculty.engineering.ucdavis.edu/shah/
https://biology.ucdavis.edu/people/priya-shah

April 10, 2023

Update (Staff)

“ICBiotech”→“Staff”” is updated.

April 03, 2023

The Signing of MOU (Kohn Kaen Univ.)

Dr. Araya Chaoruangrit (DEAN Assistant Prof., Department of food Technology), Dr. Rungroj Arjwech (Associate Prof., Department of Geotechnology), Dr. Alissara Reungsang (Prof., Department of Biotechnology) from Faculty of Technology, Khon Kaen University, Thailand visited ICBiotech and had a meeting with Prof.FUJIYAMA. After that, they visited FUKUSAKI lab. and UCHIYAMA lab.
In the afternoon, the signing of MOU between Faculty of Technology, Khon Kaen University and ICBiotech, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University was held.

March 30, 2023

Spring in full bloom

It is getting warmer day by day, and the feel of spring is in the air. The cherry blossoms around ICBiotech are at their best.

March 29, 2023

Visit University of the Philippines Manila

Prof. FUJIYAMA Kazuhito (Director of ICBiotech) visited University of the Philippines Manila and had a discussion about students exchange.

March 21, 2023

Presentation of English course at University of the Philippines Los Baños

Prof. FUJIYAMA Kazuhito (Director of ICBiotech) made a presentation of English course at University of the Philippines Los Baños.

March 20, 2023

Visitor (Univ. Philippines Los Baños)

Assoc. Prof. Walter A. Laviña, Ph.D. (University of the Philippines Los Baños) visited ICBiotech.

March 16, 2023

Visitor and Seminar (Bielefeld University, Germany)

Prof. Harald Groeger (Bielefeld University, Germany) visited ICBiotech and held a seminar at HONDA Lab.

March 13, 2023

Visitor (BRIN, Indonesia)

Dr. Puspita Lisdiyanti (Research Professor in the field of Microbiology) from BRIN (National
Research and Innovaton Agency), Indonesia visited ICBiotech.

March 13, 2023

Future Collaboration with Universities in Thailand

From Mar. 7th to 11th, delegate of ICBiotech and Department of Biotechonology, GSE-OU visited Mahidol University, Chulalongkorn University, Kasersart University, and KMUTT in Thailand to discuss about future collaboration.

March 11, 2023

Certificate of Appointed Collaborative Professor at Osaka University

Prof. FUJIYAMA Kazuhito (Director of ICBiotech) presented the certificate of Appointed Collaborative Professor at Osaka University FY2023 to Prof. Watanalai PANBANGRED, Mahidol University, Thailand.

Prof. Watanalai PANBANGRED, Faculty of Science, Mahidol Univ. (Collaborative Prof, of ICBiotech) and Prof. FUJIYAMA Kazuhito, Director of ICBiotech
March 09, 2023

Visit CRS at Mahidol University, Thailand

Prof.FUJIYAMA Kazuhito (Director of ICBiotech) visited CRS (Cooperative Research Station) at Mahidol University, Thailand.
He presented the certificate of Appointed Collaborative Professor at Osaka University to Assoc.Prof. Choowong AUESUKAREE at that time.

Associate Prof. Choowong AUESUKAREE, Faculty of Science, Mahidol Univ. (Collaborative Prof, of ICBiotech) and Prof. FUJIYAMA Kazuhito, Director of ICBiotech

March 08, 2023

Visitor (Philippines、Department of Science and Technology DOST)

Dr. Reynaldo V. Ebora、Dr. Fezoil Luz Decena、Ms. Sheryll Lee R. Sales from Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD), DOST and Dr. Josette T. Biyo from Science Education Institute (SEI), DOST visited ICBiotech.
After this visit, the party had a talk with Prof. TANAKA, Senior Executive Vice President of Education and Research and Internal Control and
Prof. KAWAHARA, Executive Vice President of Global Engagement, Osaka University, and Prof. FUJIYAMA and Prof. HONDA presented from ICBiotech.

March 06, 2023

Honorary degree (Prof.Emer. Rodriguez, UC Davis, U.S.A.)

Prof.Emer.Rodriguez (UC Davis, Collaborative Professor of ICBiotech) was conferred an honorary degree of Osaka University.
Please see below for more information.

Honorary degree conferred to Dr. Raymond L. Rodriguez of UC Davis-Osaka University HP

Honorary Degree Conferment Ceremony Held for Dr. Raymond L. Rodriguez of UC Davis and Osaka University-Osaka Univ.-Global Engagement HP

March 03, 2023

Visitor (Prof. Emer. Rodriguez, UC Davis, U.S.A.)

Prof.Emeritus Raymond L. RODRIGUEZ (Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of California-Davis, Collaborative Professor of ICBiotech)
visited ICBiotech from Feb. 27th to Mar. 4th.
During the stay, he had a Meeting and Discussion with Osaka University students.

February 28, 2023

Visitor  (University of Turin, Italy)

Prof. Cristina PRANDI (Deputy Rector for Research, Department of Chemistry) and
Dr. Mariasilvia CIOLA (Rector’s Office, Consultant for international projects)from University of Turin, Italy visited ICBiotech.

February 17, 2023

Master Thesis presentation (2/14-15)

Fifteen students in ICBiotech ( Fujiyama lab: 7, Honda lab: 8) have successfully defended their Master’s thesis.

February 14, 2023

Visitor (Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia)

The party from Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indoneshia (please see below for details) visited Osaka University and had a meeting
with Prof. KAWAHARA, Executive Vice President of Global Engagement.
Prof. FUJIYAMA Kazuhito (Director of ICBiotech) attended as well.

Prof. Dr. Ir. Jaka Sembiring, Vice Rector of Academic and Student Affairs, ITB
Prof. Dr. Suprijadi, Dean of Graduate School, ITB
Prof. Dr. Brian Yuliarto, Dean of Faculty of Industrial Technology, ITB
Prof. Dr. Nugraha, Faculty of Industrial Technology, ITB

February 07, 2023

Snowscape

A cold wave has come to Osaka this week and ICBiotech was covered with snow !

January 25, 2023

Mini Symposium (Commemorating 50 years of diplomatic relations between Japan and Mongolia)

Commemorating 50 years of diplomatic relations between Japan and Mongolia, the International Center for Biotechnology and Center for Global Initiatives at Osaka University, the Institute of Biology at Mongolian Academy of Sciences, and the School of Arts and Sciences at National University had a joint mini symposium on biotechnology on January 23 (Monday).

Prof. Fujiyama gave an opening remarks and Prof. Honda delivered a lecture.


Program

January 23, 2023

Update (Publication)

Publication“-“Annual Report of ICBiotech” is updated.

January 23, 2023

Visit Hanoi University of Science and Technology

Prof. FUJIYAMA Kazuhito (Director of ICBiotech) visited Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Vietnam with Prof. KAWAHARA, Executive Vice President of Global Engagement, Osaka University.
This visit is published on HUST HP.

HUST HP

Assoc. Prof. Chu Ky Son, Dean of School of Biotechnology and Food Technology, HUST and Prof. FUJIYAMA Kazuhito, Director of ICBiotech.
January 09, 2023

Visitor( “Youth Ambassador Program Japan” from UAE)

The party from UAE, who join “Youth Ambassador Program Japan” visited ICBiotech. They visited laboratories and had a meeting with Osaka University international students.

December 23, 2022

Visitor

Assistant Professor Karlia Meitha, in charge of Head of Master in Biotechnology Study Program Coordinator of International Affairs from School of Life Sciences and Technology, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia visited ICBiotech.  

December 21, 2022

Seminar

Dr.Choowong Aueskaree (Mahidol University. Collaborative Associate Professor of ICBiotech) held a seminar online.
Title:Yeast as an excellent model to understand pollutant toxicity

December 15, 2022

Visit Khon Kaen Univ. 

Prof. FUJIYAMA Kazuhito visited Faculty of Technology and Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Thai. Dr. Wises Namwat, Assistant Professor, Head of Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine took a doctor’s degree under the direction of Prof. YAMADA Yasuhiro and Prof. NIHIRA Takuya.

December 13, 2022

Visitor

Dr. Anom Bowolaksono (Head of Department) and Dr. Astari Dwiranti (Head of Undergraduate Program in Biology) from Department of Biology, Faculty of Mathmatics & Natural Sciences, Universitas Indonesia visited ICBiotech.

December 13, 2022

Visitor

The party of Belgian Economic Mission visited Osaka University. After the meething with Prof. Genta KAWAHARA, Executive Vice President of Global Engagement, they were divided in groups and visited some places in Suita Campus. One of the groups (Names are as follows) visited ICBiotech and saw labolatroies and had a meeting with international students.
AWEX-WBI: Mr Loic LEFEVRE, Head of Unit, Research and Innovation Department
Universite de Liege (ULiege): Prof. Dr. Anne-Sophie NYSSEN, Rector
Prof. Dr. Aurore RICHEL, Full Professor and head of the Laboratory of Biomass and Green Technologies
Universite de Mons (UMons): Prof. Dr. Laurence RIS, Vice-Rector for Mobility and International Relations
Universite de Namur (UNamur): Prof. Dr. Annick CASTIAUX, Rector

December 08, 2022

Seminar

Dr. Marie Christine OBUSAN (University of the Philippines Diliman, Philippines), Specially Appointed Associate Professor under the Cross-appointment Agreement, held a seminar online.
Title:Bioprospecting in unusual environments in the Philippines

December 06, 2022

Visitor

Prof. Anas M. Fauzi (Dean of Graduate School), Dr. Erman Rustiadi (Head of Institute for Research and Community Services), Prof. Iskandar Z. Siregar (Director of International Program), Dr. Syartinilia (Secretary of Graduate Study Program on Environmental and Natural Resources Management),
Dr. Andrea Emma (Lecturer at Faculty of Agriculture), from Institut Pertanian Bogor, Indonesia visited ICBiotech.

December 01, 2022

Seminar

Professor KIMURA Yoshinobu (Okayama University, Guest Professor of ICBiotech) held a seminar entitled “N-Glycans linked to plant glycoproteins: Structural features and physiological functions” at Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531).

November 30, 2022

Osaka University Prize FY 2022

Prof. FUJIYAMA Kazuito (Director of ICBiotech) received Osaka University Prize “Contribution to Education” FY 2022.
Osaka University Prize

November 24, 2022

Seminar

Dr. HO Phu Ha (Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST), Vietnam), Specially Appointed Associate Professor under the Cross-appointment Agreement, held a seminar online.
Title:TRADITIONALLY FERMENTED FOODS: CULINARY CULTURE AND BENEFICIAL MICROORGANISMS

November 11, 2022

Welcome Party  

We had a welcome party for Specially Appointed Professor Dr. MIYAZAKI Kentaro (Honday Lab.) and Associate Professor Dr. TOMITA Hiroya (Honda Lab.).

November 08, 2022

Seminar

Professor ISHII Masaharu (The University of Tokyo, Guest Professor of ICBiotech) held a seminar entitled “Hydrogen bacteria with special focus on metabolism” at Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531).

October 25, 2022

Visitor

Dr. Endah Sulistyawati (Dean), Dr. Indra Wibowo, (Vice Dean of Academic Affairs), Dr. Intan Taufik, (Head of Undergraduate Program in Microbiology), Dr. Azzania Fibriani (Head of Undergraduate Program in Biology), from School of Life Sciences and Technology, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia visited ICBiotech.

October 24, 2022

Visitor

Prof. Sven Ingebrandt (RWTH Aachen, Germany) visited ICBiotech.

October 13, 2022

Visitor

Asst. Prof. Dr. Nujarin Jongruja (KMUTT, Thailand) visited ICBiotech. After the visit, she had a talk with international students.

October 06, 2022

New Member

Dr. TOMITA Hiroya joined as Associate Professor of Honda Lab. We are happy to have him at ICBiotech.

October 01, 2022

Visitor

Prof. Pham Xuan Hoi, Director of Agriculture Genetics Institute (AGI), Prof. Le Huy Ham, Head of Scientific Research Council (AGI), Mr. Do Hong Nam, Senior agriculture expert (AGI), Mr. Tran Xuan Loc, Agriculture expert (AGI), Mr. Tran Anh Quan, Agriculture expert (AGI), Mr. Tran Thanh Tung, Head of Office of Science and Technology, Consulate-General of Vietnam in Osaka, Mr. Nguyen Dinh Sam, Office of Science and Technology, Consulate-General of Vietnam in Osaka visited ICBiotech. 

September 26, 2022

Dr. Thesis Oral Defense

One Ph. D. candidate in ICBiotech had an oral presentation.

September 21, 2022

Visitor

Dr. Chongrak Wachrinrat (President), Dr. Apisit Songsasen (Dean of Faculty of Science), Dr. Arinthip Thamchaipenet (Associate Dean for Research and International Affairs, Faculty of Science) from Kasetsart University visited ICBitoech.

September 02, 2022

Visitor

Dr. Reynaldo V. Ebora, Dr. Josette Biyo, Dr. Fezoil Luz C. Decena, Mr. Peter Gerry P. Gavina from the Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD) visited ICBiotech.

August 30, 2022

Visitor

Assoc. Prof. Walter A. Laviña, Ph.D. (University of the Philippines Los Banos) visited ICBiotech.

August 17, 2022

Master Thesis Presentation (English course)

Four graduate students in ICBiotech(English course)have successfully presented a defense of their master thesis.

July 19, 2022

Newcomer

Dr. Marie Christine Merca OBUSAN (Institute of Biology, University of the Philippines Dilman, Philippines), Specially Appointed Associate Professor under the Cross-appointment Agreement, joined ICBiotech and makes her research at Honda Lab. for a month.

July 12, 2022

Visitor and Seminar

Prof. Todd HYSTER (Cornell Univ. U.S.A.) visited ICBiotech and held a seminar at HONDA Lab. 

June 28, 2022

Osaka University Award FY 2021 

Prof. FUJIYAMA Kazuito (Director of ICBiotech) received Osaka University Award “Contribution to Education” FY 2021.
Osaka University Award (link in Japanese)

June 16, 2022

Academic Staff Position Openings 

Recruitment: Associate professor, associate professor (lecturer), or assistant professor at ICBiotech, Osaka University
*Recruitment has been closed on May 13th.

April 01, 2022

Update

“ICBiotech”→“Staff”” – is updated.

April 01, 2022

New Member

Dr. MIYAZAKI Kentaro was appointed as a specially appointed professor of Honda Lab. We are happy to have him at ICBiotech.

April 01, 2022

New Students

New students were assigned to ICBiotech. Three M1 student and seven B4 students and to Fujiyama laboratory and two M1 students and six B4 students to Honda laboratory.

April 01, 2022

Personnel Change

Associate Prof. KITANI Shigeru (Honda Lab), Assistant Prof. OKANO Kenji (Honda Lab) and Ms. KIKUCHI Terumi (Technical Assistant at Fujiyama Lab.) left on March 31. We are very grateful for their cooperation.

March 31, 2022

Farewell Gifts

We sent the farewell gifts and the flower baskets to Associate Prof. KITANI Shigeru (Honda Lab), Assistant Prof. OKANO Kenji (Honda Lab) and Ms. KIKUCHI Terumi (Technical Assistant at Fujiyama Lab.) who will leave ICBioteh at the end of this month.

March 24, 2022

JST SAKURA Science Plan

An online workshop will be held with a support from JST SAKURA Science Plan with New Mongol Academy, and Student Meetup with international students at Osaka University will be also held online after the workshop.

March 07, 2022

Update

“ICBiotech Exchange Agreements” is updated.

March 07, 2022

Master Thesis presentation

Twelve students in ICBiotech (Japanese course) have successfully defended their Master’s thesis.

February 15, 2022

Symposium

An online symposium was held with with RWTH Aachen. Dr. Kajiura and Dr. Okano delivered their lecture.

February 07, 2022

Job Search Seminar

International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech) held “Job Search Seminar for Biotechnology Companies in Japan” online
Date and Time: January 25th (Tue.) 17:30~19:30 Venue: Zoom

Flyer

January 25, 2022

Seminar

Dr. IKEDA Yasuyuki, a visiting researcher of ICBiotech, held a class seminar online.
Date: January 25th (Tue.) 13:30~15:00
Title:Purification, antibody productions of disease-related enzymes, and clinical application of their antibodies


January 25, 2022

Seminar

Dr. Marie Christine Merca OBUSAN (University of the Philippines Dilman, Philippines), Specially Appointed Assistant Professor under the Cross-appointment Agreement, held a seminar online.
Date:January 20th (Thu.) 15:10~16:40
Title:Bridging the macro and micro: microbial interactions of earthworms and marine mammals of the Philippines


January 20, 2022

Lecture

Associate Prof. (Lecturer) MISAKI Ryo gave a lecture at Joint International Tropical Medicine Meeting 2021 organized by Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University.

December 15, 2021

Seminar

Associate Professor KATAOKA Masakazu (Shinshu University, Guest Associate Professor of ICBiotech) held a seminar entitled “Life dynamics: New insight through intracellular”.


December 15, 2021

Update

Publication“-“Annual Report of ICBiotech” is updated.

December 01, 2021

JST SAKURA Science Plan

An online workshop titled “Fermentation technologies in Japan -from isolation of microorganisms to fermentation and quality control” was held with a support from JST SAKURA Science Plan with about 115 participantas from Asian 7 countries, and Student Meetup with international students at Osaka University was also held online.
Details

November 15, 2021

Kiichi Kawahata (Nishida Group) received “Young Researcher Award” in the 5th Japanese Meeting for Human Brain Imaging

Kiichi Kawahata (Nishida Group) received “Young Researcher Award” in the 5th Japanese Meeting for Human Brain Imaging

November 09, 2021

CiNet researchers received “Young Scientist Encouragement Award” and “Best Presentation Award” at the 15th Motor Control Research Conference

CiNet researchers received “Young Scientist Encouragement Award” and “Best Presentation Award” at the 15th Motor Control Research Conference

November 09, 2021

Hiroki Oishi, CiNet Researche「(Takemura Group), received “Merit Abstract Award” for his presentation at the 2021 Annual Meeting of Organization for Human Brain Mapping (OHBM)

Hiroki Oishi, CiNet Researche「(Takemura Group), received “Merit Abstract Award” for his presentation at the 2021 Annual Meeting of Organization for Human Brain Mapping (OHBM)

November 09, 2021

Visitor

Prof. OKUDA Jun (RWTH Aachen, Germany) visited ICBiotech.

November 04, 2021

Dr. Thesis Oral Defense

One Ph. D. candidate in ICBiotech had an oral presentation.

September 21, 2021

Award

Assoc. Prof. (Lecturer) MISAKI Ryo received the Incitement Award of the Japanese Association for Animal Cell Technology (2019).
Subject: “Establishment and application of glycosylation pathway-modified mammalian cells”

July 28, 2021

Master Thesis Presentation

Two graduate students in ICBiotech(English course)have successfully presented a defense of their master thesis.

July 19, 2021

Conferring an Honorary Degree

Osaka University conferred an honorary degree to Dr. Rodriguez of the University of California, Davis (Collaborative professor of ICBiotech) on June 16, 2021.
Please click Details for more information.

July 15, 2021

Visitor

The Ambassador Party from Embassy of the republic of Indonesia in Tokyo Japan visited ICBiotech.



June 18, 2021

Symposium

Joint Symposium titled “Development of Green Technology for a Sustainable Society” with Universitas Brawijaya was held onlie.
Details

June 16, 2021

Welcome gift

Instead of the welcome party, we sent the welcome gifts to Ms. Araki and Ms. Itadani who joined from April.

April 30, 2021

Update

“ICBiotech Exchange Agreements” is updated.

April 14, 2021

New Member

Ms. ARAKI Megumi joined as an administrative official and Ms. ITADANI Akiko joined as a technical assistant at Fujiyama Lab. We are happy to have them at ICBiotech.

April 01, 2021

New Student

New students were assigned to ICBiotech. One M1 student and seven B4 students and to Fujiyama laboratory and three M1 students and six B4 students to Honda laboratory.

April 01, 2021

Update

“Organization” – “Center Staff” is updated.

April 01, 2021

Personnel change

Ms. MATSUMOTO Reiko (Administrative Official) retired on March 31. We are very grateful for her cooperation.

March 31, 2021

Farewell Gift

We sent the farewell gift and the bouquet to Ms. MATSUMOTO who will retire at the end of this month.


March 25, 2021

Symposium

Aachen-Osaka Online Joint Symposium 2021 Day 2 was held.
Details

February 26, 2021

Master Thesis presentation

Eight students in ICBiotech (Japanese course) have successfully defended their Master’s thesis.








February 16, 2021

Update

“About ICBiotech” is updated.

February 03, 2021

Symposium

Aachen-Osaka Online Joint Symposium 2021 Day 1 was held.
Details

January 27, 2021

Mini-symposium

Mini-symposium titled “Development of biopharmaceuticals using animal cell culture” was held online with the Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Thailand. Details

January 22, 2021

Seminar

Associate Professor KOJIMA Nobuhiko (Yokohama City University, Guest Associate Professor of ICBiotech) held a seminar entitled “Designs for multicellular spheroids”.

January 20, 2021

Update

“Publication”-“Annual Report of ICBiotech” is updated.

December 24, 2020

Mini-symposium

Mini-symposium titled “Thailand-Japan mini symposium colloquium #2 Diverse biotechnologies based on marine and terrestrial organisms” was held online with the Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Thailand. Details

December 18, 2020

Osaka University Global Alumni Fellow

Alumni Dr. Konstantin B. Konstantinov received the 2020 Osaka University Global Alumni Fellow.

December 07, 2020

Update

“Organization” – “Guest/Visiting Professors” is updated.

December 02, 2020

JST SAKURA Science Plan

An online workshop entitled “Fermentation technologies in Japan -their contribution to sustainable society-” was held with a support from JST SAKURA Science Plan. More than 120 participants from Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao, Malaysia, Mongolia, and Taiwan, joined the workshop.


November 24, 2020

Mini-symposium

A mini symposium “Thailand-Japan mini symposium colloquium #1 Biodiesel production by oleaginous yeasts” was held. A group of Thai researchers from the Department of Science, Kasetsart University, with Prof. Savitree Limtong (Osaka University Alumni Fellow) as a core member, participated. Details

November 16, 2020

Seminar

Professor UMENO Daisuke (Chiba University, Guest Professor of ICBiotech) held a seminar entitled “A simple and versatile strategy to engrave information-processing functions on proteins”.


November 04, 2020

Update

“ICBiotech Exchange Agreements” is updated.

October 07, 2020

Symposium

THE 4th JOINT SYMPOSIUM OF OSAKA UNIVERSITY WITH HIGHER EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS OF BRUNEI DARUSSALAM was held online. Prof. Dr. FUJIYAMA Kazuhito (Director of ICBiotech) and Prof. Dr. HONDA Kohsuke introduced their researches to the post graduate students of UBD, UNISSA and UTB.
UBD; UNIVERSITI BRUNEI DARUSSALAM
UNISSA; UNIVERSITI ISLAM SULTAN SHARIF ALI
UTB; UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGI BRUNEI

October 01, 2020

Seminar

Professor Watanalai Panbangred (Mahidol University/Thailand, Osaka University Alumni Fellow/Osaka University, Collaborative Professor/ICBiotech) held an online seminar.
Date & time: July 31, 2020, 16:30-18:00
Title:Bacterial genetic manipulation for regulation study and commercial application

July 31, 2020

Welcome party

We had a welcome party for Assistant Professor OKANO Kenji (Honda Lab.) and YAMASHITA Keiko (Administrative assistant), keeping social distance.

July 16, 2020

Dr. Sourioudong SUNDARA from National Authority for Science and Technology, Science and Technology Research Institute in Laos visits our ICBiotech to set up a meeting for JSPS program, staying for 5 days.

Dr. Sourioudong SUNDARA from National Authority for Science and Technology, Science and Technology Research Institute in Laos visits our ICBiotech to set up a meeting for JSPS program, staying for 5 days.

July 02, 2020

Update

“Research and Education” is updated.

June 11, 2020

Update

“Student Exchange Support Program” is updated.

June 11, 2020

Update

“Organization” – “Center Staff” is updated.

April 01, 2020

New member

Dr. OKANO Kenji joined as Assistant Professor of Honda Lab.
We are happy to have him at ICBiotech.


April 01, 2020

New comer

New B4 students were assigned to ICBiotech.
Fujiyama Lab.: 6 students of Biotechnology Course
Honda Lab.: 6 students of Biotechnology Course

April 01, 2020

Visitor

Dr. Ali Rohman (Research Center for Bio-Molecule Engineering, Universitas Airlangga ), visited ICBiotech.

March 16, 2020

Visitor

Assoc. Prof. Melanie C. DAVID, Ph.D.(De La Salle University, Philippines), visited ICBiotech.

March 03, 2020

Update

“Publication”-“Annual Report of ICBiotech” is updated.

February 25, 2020

Master Thesis presentation

Thirteen students in ICBiotech (Japanese course) have successfully defended their Master’s thesis.












February 18, 2020

New member

Ms. YAMASHITA joined as an administrative assistant. We are happy to have her at ICBiotech.

February 17, 2020

Update

“Organization” – “Center Staff” is updated.

February 17, 2020

Visitor

Five members of King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand, visited ICBiotech.
Visitors:
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Suvit SAETIA, President
 
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Anak KHANTACHAWAN
Assoc. Prof. Mr. Varit SRILAONG
  
Asst. Prof. Dr. Thiradet JIARASUKSAKUN
Ms. Sasima JUWASOPHI

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February 17, 2020

Seminar

Dr. Dian Anggraini SUROTO (Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia), Specially Appointed Assistant Professor under the Cross-appointment Agreement, held a seminar.
Date:February 13 (Thu.) 13:00-14:30
Place:Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title:The values and revitalization of microbial secondary metabolisms


February 13, 2020

Workshop on Collaboration between Osaka University and Japanese Companies for Global Human Resource Development in the Field of Biotechnology

We had a keynote lecture and introduction of companies who attended the workshop. All participants enjoyed talk and exchanged their experience on human resource development after the workshop. International students got wonderful chances to know Japanese company and people. Details

February 07, 2020

Seminar

Dr. Dian Anggraini SUROTO (Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia), Specially Appointed Assistant Professor under the Cross-appointment Agreement, held a seminar.
Date:February 6 (Thu.) 13:00-14:30
Place:Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title:Fermented Foods in Indonesia: Current Status and Future Prospects


February 06, 2020

Update

“ICBiotech Exchange Agreements” is updated.

February 04, 2020

Visitor

Prof. Dr. Tran DAILAM (Institute for Tropical Technology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST), Vietnam) and his three students visited ICBiotech.

January 30, 2020

Seminar

Associate Professor KODANI Shinya of Shizuoka Univ. (Visiting Prof. of ICB) held a seminar.
Date:January 29rd (Wed.) 13:00-14:30
Place:Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title:Production of bacterial bioactive peptides based on genome mining


January 29, 2020

Seminar

Dr. Suchada Chanprateep NAPATHORN (Chulalongkorn University, Thailand), Specially Appointed Assosiate Professor under the Cross-appointment Agreement, held a seminar.
Date:January 23rd (Thu.) 13:00-14:30
Place:Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title:Biodegradable plastics polyhydroxyalkanoates:
Moving towards green and sustainable process


January 23, 2020

Welcome party

We had a welcome party for Professor Dr.HONDA Kohsuke (Moleculor Micobiology Lab.) and Assistant Professor KAJIURA Hiroyuki (Fujiyama Lab.)

January 22, 2020

Visitor

Dr. Dian Anggraini SUROTO (Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia), Specially Appointed Assistant Professor under the Cross-appointment Agreement, joined ICBiotech and makes her research at Honda Lab. for 2 months.

January 20, 2020

Visitor

Dr. Suchada Chanprateep NAPATHORN (Chulalongkorn University, Thailand), Specially Appointed Assosiate Professor under the Cross-appointment Agreement, joined ICBiotech and makes her research at Honda Lab. for 1 month.

January 06, 2020

Visitor

Dr. Hiroshi Kinoshita of Biotechnology Center, Technology and Evaluation (NITE) visited ICBiotech.

December 27, 2019

Visitor

Asst. Prof. Dr. Tawatchai Sumpradit (Dept of Microbiology and Parasitology, Naresuan University, Thailand) visited ICBiotech.



December 25, 2019

Seminar

We held a seminar in Kasetsart University.

December 20, 2019

Seminar

We held a seminar titled “Osaka University-Advanced Seminar in Bioscience and Biotechnology” in Mahidol University. Details

December 19, 2019

Visitor

A group of local staff from 4 overseas centers of Osaka University visited ICBiotech. Professor Kohsuke Honda introduced ICBiotech and Associate Professor Ryo Misaki showed around his laboratory.


December 19, 2019

Seminar

We held a seminar titled “Seminar on Yeast expression technology and application 18th December 2019” in National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC). Details

December 18, 2019

Seminar

We held a seminar titled “OSAKA UNIVERSITY SPECIAL SEMINAR” in King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi. Details

December 17, 2019

Seminar

Professor Toru Nakayama of Tohoku Univ. (Visiting Prof. of ICB) held a seminar.
Date:December 12 (Thu.) 14:40-15:25
Place:Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title:Flavonoid biosynthesis and metabolons


December 12, 2019

Visitor

Prof. Dr. Ancharida Akaracharanya (Fac. of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand) visited ICBiotech.

December 11, 2019

Final presentation

Presentation on research outcomes of Student Exchange Support Program was completed.






















December 09, 2019

Fire drill

There was a fire drill for all members in International Complex for Biotechnology and from Bldg. C1 to C8.


December 06, 2019

Visitor

Prof. Dr. Drexel H. Camacho (Chemistry Department, De La Salle University, Philippines) visited ICBiotech.

December 06, 2019

Visitor

A delegate including 10 students and 2 teachers from Suankularb Wittayalai High School,Thailand,visited ICBiotech, Fujiyama Lab.

December 05, 2019

Update

“Organization” – “Center Staff” is updated.

December 02, 2019

Visitor

Sakura science program (JST) under the operation by ICBiotech has started. Participants (10 persons);
Brunei (1), Cambodia (1), Indonesia (2), Laos (1), Malaysia (1), Mongolia (2) and Taiwan (2)


November 25, 2019

Home coming

The 21st Academic Exchange Seminar between Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Osaka University was held. Prof.Jian Jian Zhong, a graduate of ICBiotech, made a presentation.

November 19, 2019

New comer

Dr.Kohsuke Honda was appointed as professor of Moleculor Micobiology Laboratory as of November 16,2019.

November 16, 2019

Kick-OFF symposium launching of UC Davis-Osaka U collaborative projects and Harnessing the Power of Biotechnology for Human and Planetary Health

Kick-OFF symposium launching of UC Davis-Osaka U collaborative projects and Harnessing the Power of Biotechnology for Human and Planetary Health were held.

November 14, 2019

Visitor

Two members of Airlangga University, Indonesia, visited ICBiotech.
Visitors:
Dr.Hery Suwito (Lecturer )
 
Dr.Ni Nyoman Tri Puspaningsih (Professor)

November 09, 2019

Visitor

VAST-ITT members, Vietnam, visited ICBiotech.
Visitors:
Dr. Le Trong Lu (Director )
 
Dr. Le Ba Thang
Assoc. Dr. Nguyen Tuan Dung
  
Dr. Nguyen Van Tuan
Dr. Pham Gia Vu 
 
Dr. Nguyen Thi Thu Trang
MS. Trinh Van Thanh
 
Dr. Pham Thi Nam
Mr. Bui Van Duc

November 07, 2019

Visitor(Frontier Lab Mini 2)

15 graduate students supported by JASSO and 3 students supported by“Osaka University Foundation for the Future“ came to ICBiotech from Thailand and joined the “Bio-Industry and Biodiversity” Program. In addition, 6 graduate students from three ASEAN countries supported by JASSO came to ICBiotech and joined the “ASEAN Biotechnology School” Program. They were assigned to Fujiyama Lab., Molecular Microbiology Lab., Fukusaki Lab., Watanabe Lab, Uchiyama Lab., Muranaka Lab., Synthetic Bioengineering Lab., Kino-oka Lab. and Omasa Lab.
Visitors; Mahidol University (4), Kasetsart University (5), Chulalongkorn University (5), KMUTT (4), Hanoi University of Science and Technology (1), University of the Philippines Los Baños (1), De La Salle University (2), Gadjah Mada University (2)




November 05, 2019

Information

Kick-OFF symposium launching of UC Davis-Osaka U collaborative projects and Harnessing the Power of Biotechnology for Human and Planetary Health will be held.
Date: 14th(Thu.) and 15th(Fri.) November Details

October 29, 2019

Visitor

Prof. Dr. Irfan Dwidya Prijambada (Collaborative Professor at Osaka University, Fac. of Agricultural Technology, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia) visited ICBiotech.

October 16, 2019

Visitor

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Choowong Auesukaree (Fac. of Science, Mahidol University, Thailand) visited ICBiotech.

October 15, 2019

Update

Cooperative Research Station (CRS) is updated.

October 11, 2019

Visitor

Three members of Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), Indonesia, visited ICBiotech.
Visitors:
Prof. I Nyoman Pugeg Aryantha
(Dean, School of Life Sciences and Technology, ITB)
Note: Nyoman-sensei is full Prof not Assoc. Prof
Assoc. Prof. Fenny Dwivany
(School of Life Sciences and Technology, ITB)
Assoc. Prof. Elfahmi
(School of Pharmacy, ITB)

October 02, 2019

New member

Dr. Hiroyuki Kajiura joined as Assistant Professor of Fujiyama Lab.
We are happy to have him at ICBiotech.

October 01, 2019

New comer

Two students of Biotechnology Global Human Resource Development Program (English course) were assigned to ICBiotech; 2 to Fujiyama lab.

October 01, 2019

Update

“Organization” – “Center Staff” and “Guest/Visiting Professors” are updated.

October 01, 2019

Visitor

Two members of Biotechnology Center, Technology and Evaluation (NITE) visited ICBiotech.
Visitors: Dr. Hiroko Kawasaki (Ms) Dr. Hiroshi Kinoshita (Mr)

September 26, 2019

Visitor

Five members of Airlangga University, Indonesia, visited ICBiotech.
Visitors:
Prof. Dr., DVM., MS Nunuk Dyah Retno Lastuti
(Senior Lecturer – Professor)
 
Prof. Dr., DVM., MS Lucia Tri Suwanti
(Senior Lecturer – Professor)
Dr., DVM., M.Sc. Tita Damayanti Lestari
(Senior Lecturer)
Dr., DVM., M.Kes. Rimayanti
(Senior Lecturer)
Dr. DVM., M.Si. Tatik Hernawati
(Senior Lecturer)

September 09, 2019

The 1st MU-OU Joint Symposium

The 1st MU-OU Joint Symposium was held at Mahidol University, Thailand. Detail

September 06, 2019

Student Exchange Support Program

The Student Exchange Support Program (4 Aug. – 7 Sep.) supported by JASSO has started. Six M1 students of Fujiyama lab. and Lab. of Molecular Microbiology participate in the program at the following universities;
7 students at Chulalongkorn University, 5 at Kasetsart University, 5 at KMUTT and 5 at Mahidol University, Thailand.

August 04, 2019

Update

“Organization” – “Center Staff” is updated.

August 01, 2019

Farewell party

We had a farewell party for Ms. Chiyoko Katayama (Assistant). She left on July 25. We are very much grateful for your cooperation.


July 25, 2019

Master Thesis Presentatio

Three graduate students in ICBiotech(English course)have successfully presented a defense of their master thesis.

July 22, 2019

Osaka University Global Alumni Fellow

Alumni Dr. Watanalai Panbangred (Professor Emeritus of Mahidol University, Thailand / Collaborative professor of ICBiotech) received the 2019 Osaka University Global Alumni Fellow.

July 13, 2019

Osaka University Global Alumni Fellow

Alumni Dr. Savitree Limtong (Professor Emeritus of Kasetsart University, Thailand) received the 2019 Osaka University Global Alumni Fellow.


July 12, 2019

Visitor

Prof. Shojiro Nishio (President of Osaka University) and Prof. Genta Kawahara (Executive Vise President of Osaka University) visited CRS located in Chalermprakiat Building, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University.
CRS is a cooperative reserach station in Southeast Asia as well as functioning as a schooling station under the Joint Campus Project. Photos


It was introduced on the web site of Osaka university and Osaka university ASEAN center for academic initiatives.
President Nishio visits Osaka University ASEAN Campus in Thailand
Mahidol University Visitation

July 12, 2019

Update

“Publication”-“Annual Report of ICBiotech” is updated.

July 10, 2019

Visitor

Mr. Le Quoc Tuan(Assoc. Prof., Dean ,Fac. of Environment and Natural Resources, Nong Lam University, Vietnam) and 7students visited ICBiotech, Fujiyama Lab.

July 05, 2019

Visitor

Ms. Amornrat Aroonnual( Lecturer, Deputy Dean for Student Affairs and Faculty welfare ,Fac. of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Thailand) visited ICBiotech, Fujiyama Lab.

June 26, 2019

Visitor

A delegate from Suankularb Wittayalai High School students in Thailand visited ICBiotech, Fujiyama Lab.


May 20, 2019

Academic Staff Position Openings

Recruitment: Professor at ICBiotech, Osaka University Details
Application deadline is July 15th, 2019.

May 15, 2019

Welcome party

We had a welcome party for Ms. Yuriko Uda (Administrative Assistant).

April 10, 2019

Update

“Organization” and “ICBiotech Exchange Agreements” are updated.

April 01, 2019

New member

Ms. Uda joined as an administrative assistant. We are happy to have her at ICBiotech.

April 01, 2019

New comer

New B4 students were assigned to ICBiotech.
Fujiyama Lab.: 6 students of Biotechnology Course and 1 student of Chemistry-Biology Combined Major program
Molecular Microbiology Lab. :3 students of Biotechnology Course

April 01, 2019

New comer

Mr. Tuan Hoang Viet (Institute of Microbiology and Biotechnology, Vietnam National University-Hanoi, Vietnam), Visiting Researcher, joined ICBiotech and makes his research at Fujiyama Lab. for about a month.

April 01, 2019

New comer

Ms. Aun Praoparotai (Mahidol University, Graduate School of Tropical Medicine, Thailand), Special Research Student, joined ICBiotech and makes her research at Fujiyama Lab. for about a month.

April 01, 2019

Final presentation

Presentation on research outcomes of Student Exchange Support Program (4th Phase) was completed.

April 01, 2019

Personnel change

Assistant Professor Hiroshi Kinoshita (Lab. of Molecular Microbiology) , Assistant Professor Takao Ohashi (Fujiyama Lab.) and Ms. Megumi Okamoto (Administrative Assistant) left on March 31. We are very much grateful for your cooperation.

March 31, 2019

Seminar

Specially Appointed Associate Professor under the Cross-appointment Agreement, Dr. Enkh-Amgalan Jigjiddorj (Institute of General and Experimental Biology, Mongolian Academy of Sciences in Mongolia) held a seminar.
Date:March 29 (Fri.) 13:00-14:30
Place:ICBiotech building (α) 4th floor seminar room
Title:Isolation, identification and taxonomy of microorganisms

March 29, 2019

Farewell Party and Welcome party

We had a farewell party for Assistant Professor Hiroshi Kinoshita (Lab. of Molecular Microbiology), Assistant Professor Takao Ohashi (Fujiyama Lab.), Specially Appointed Associate Professor under the Cross-appointment Agreement, Dr. Enkh-Amgalan Jigjiddorj (Institute of General and Experimental Biology, Mongolian Academy of Sciences in Mongolia) and Ms. Megumi Okamoto (Administrative Assistant) and welcome party for Ms.Terumi Kikuchi (Technical Assistant at Fujiyiama Lab.).




March 22, 2019

Visitor

Three members of Bogor Agricultural University, Indonesia, visited ICBiotech.
Visitors:
Prof. Irma Isnafia Arief
(Prof., Head of Department of Animal Production and Technology )
Assoc. Prof. Dr Asep Gunawan
(Vice director of Student Affairs General Competence Education Program)
Dr. Cahyo Budiman (Lecturer)

March 22, 2019

Seminar

Specially Appointed Associate Professor under the Cross-appointment Agreement, Dr. Enkh-Amgalan Jigjiddorj (Institute of General and Experimental Biology, Mongolian Academy of Sciences in Mongolia) held a seminar.
Dr. Enkh is a UNESCO alumni and got PhD by researched done at ICBiotech.
Date:March 14 (Thu.) 13:30-14:30
Place:ICBiotech building (α) 4th floor seminar room
Title:Exploring microorganisms in Mongolia:diversity, conservation, and utilization


March 14, 2019

Opening Ceremony for the Osaka-Mahidol International Office

The opening ceremony for the Osaka-Mahidol International Office (Mahidol University, Thailand) was held. Prof. Kazuhito Fujiyama (Director of ICBiotech) participated in it.

March 12, 2019

Dr. Thesis Oral Defense

One Ph. D. student of ICBiotech had an oral presentation for the defense of his Dr. thesis.

March 11, 2019

New comer

One student from Mahidol University in Thailand joined the ICBiotech for the Student Exchange Support Program and started her program. She will stay at Uchiyama Lab. for about a month.

March 04, 2019

Academic Staff Position Openings

Recruitment: Assistant Professor at ICBiotech, Osaka University Details
Application deadline is April 10th, 2019.

March 01, 2019

New member

Ms. Kikuchi joined as a technical assistant at Fujiyama Lab. We are happy to have her at ICBiotech.

March 01, 2019

New comer

Dr. Enkh-Amgalan Jigjiddorj (Institute of General and Experimental Biology, Mongolian Academy of Sciences in Mongolia), Specially Appointed Associate Professor under the Cross-appointment Agreement, joined ICBiotech and makes her research at Fujiyama Lab. for a month.

March 01, 2019

New comer

One student from Mahidol University in Thailand joined the ICBiotech and makes his research at Fujiyama Lab. for three months under the international internship program.

February 25, 2019

Update

“Organization”-“Visiting Professor/Scholars” is updated.

February 22, 2019

Master Thesis presentation

Nine students in ICBiotech (Japanese course) have successfully defended their Master’s thesis.









February 19, 2019

Seminar

Visiting Associate Professor Saori Kosono (Biotechnology Research Center, The University of Tokyo) held a seminar.
Date:February 7 (Wed.) 13:30-15:00
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title:Protein lysine acylation in bacteria: a potential impact on metabolism


February 07, 2019

Seminar

Visiting Associate Professor Saori Kosono (Biotechnology Research Center, The University of Tokyo) held a seminar.
Date:February 7 (Wed.) 13:30-15:00
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title:Protein lysine acylation in bacteria: a potential impact on metabolism







February 07, 2019

Final presentation

Presentation on research outcomes of Student Exchange Support Program was completed; three students of the Student Exchange Support Program supported by JASSO.

February 07, 2019

Seminar

Visiting Professor Yasuhiro Igarashi (Toyama Prefectural University) held a seminar.
Date:February 6 (Wed.) 10:30-12:00
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title:Natural product research from microorganisms of tropical and marine origins


February 06, 2019

Workshop on Collaboration between Osaka University and Japanese companies

Workshop on collaboration between Osaka University and Japanese companies We had a keynote lecture and introduction of companies who attended the workshop. All participants enjoyed talk and exchanged their experience on human resource development after the workshop. International students got wonderful chances to know Japanese company and people. Detail

February 01, 2019

New comer

Sakura science program (JST) under the operation by ICBiotech has started. Participants (10 persons); Brunei (1), Cambodia (1), Indonesia (1), Laos (1), Malaysia (1), Mongolia (2) and Taiwan (3)

January 21, 2019

New comer (Student Exchange Support Program)

Three students from Thailand and Philippines joined the ICBiotech for the Student Exchange Support Program supported by Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) and started their program.
They will stay at Fujiyama Lab. and Synthetic Bioengineering Lab. for about a month.
Visitors; Chulalongkorn University (1), Kasetsart University (1), UPLB (1)



January 08, 2019

New comer

One student from Mahidol University in Thailand joined the ICBiotech and makes his researches for one month under the support of Double Degree Program (DDP).

January 08, 2019

Update

“Organization”-“Center Staff” is updated.

January 08, 2019

Personnel change

Ms. Kyoko Sugimoto (Technical Assistant at Fujiyama Lab.) retired on December 31. We are very much grateful for your cooperation.

December 31, 2018

Final presentation

Presentation on research outcomes of Student Exchange Support Program was completed; two students of the Student Exchange Support Program supported by JASSO.





December 28, 2018

Farewell Party and Welcome party

We had a farewell party for Ms. Kyoko Sugimoto (Technical Assistant at Fujiyama Lab.) and welcome party for Ms. Shizuka Kawakami (Technical Assistant at Lab of Molecular Microbiology), Ms. Megumi Okamoto (Administrative Assistant) and Ms. Fumiko Tomomatsu (Administrative Assistant).



December 20, 2018

Visitor

One member of Institute for Tropical Disease, Universitas Airlangga (Indonesia) visited ICBiotech.
Visitor: Dr. Ni Nyoman Tri Puspaningsih (Prof., Executive Director of Global Engagement, Head of Proteomic Laboratory, Institute for Tropical Disease)

December 13, 2018

Final presentation

Presentation on research outcomes of Student Exchange Support Program was completed; ten students of the Student Exchange Support Program supported by JASSO.






December 07, 2018

Seminar

Nobuyuki Matoba, PhD (Dept of Pharmacol. Toxicol. and Brown Cancer Center University of Louisville School of Medicine) and Associate Prof. MATSUDA Ryo (Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, University of Tokyo) held the seminar.
Date:11/30 (Fri.) 14:40-16:10
Place:Suntory Memorial Hall
Lecturer 1:Nobuyuki Matoba, PhD
Lecture Titles:Research and development of plant-made protein pharmaceuticals: From bench to clinic
Lecturer 2:Associate Prof. MATSUDA Ryo
Lecture Titles:”Photosynthetic gas exchange characteristics in Nicotiana benthamiana leaves transiently overexpressing hemagglutinin in an Agrobacterium-assisted viral vector system”




November 30, 2018

Visitor (Student Exchange Support Program)

Two students from Thailand visited the ICBiotech for the Student Exchange Support Program supported by Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) and started their program.
They will stay at Watanabe Lab. and Synthetic Bioengineering Lab.
Visitors; Mahidol University (2)


November 26, 2018

Update

“Organization”-“Center Staff” is updated.

November 06, 2018

Visitor (Student Exchange Support Program)

Eight students from Thailand and Philippines visited the ICBiotech for the Student Exchange Support Program, “Bio-industry and biodiversity” and “ASEAN Biotechnology School”, supported by Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) and started their program. Two students from Thailand visited the ICBiotech for the Student Exchange Support Program and started their program.
They will stay at Fujiyama Lab., Molecular Microbiology Lab., Fukusaki Lab., Kino-oka Lab., Muranaka Lab., Omasa Lab. and Uchiyama Lab.
Visitors; Chulalongkorn University (2), Kasetsart University (4), KMUTT (3),
De La Salle University (1)



November 06, 2018

New member

Ms. Tomomatsu joined as Administrative Assistant. We are happy to have her at ICBiotech.

November 01, 2018

Seminar

Assistant Prof. Usa Boonyuen and Assistant Prof. Onrapak Reamtong (Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Thailand) held a seminar.
Date:10/26 (Fri) 13:00-14:30
Place:Suntory Memorial Hall
Lecturer 1:Assistant Prof. Usa Boonyuen
Lecture Titles:G6PD deficiency: molecular diagnosis, genotyping and functional
characterization
Lecturer 2:Assistant Prof. Assistant Prof. Onrapak Reamtong
Lecture Titles:Mass spectrometry based proteomics for parasitic diseases

October 26, 2018

New member

Ms. Okamoto joined as administrative official. We are happy to have her at ICBiotech.

October 16, 2018

Update

Cooperative Research Station (CRS) and Student Exchange Support Program are updated.

October 16, 2018

Visitor

A delegate from Suankularb Wittayalai High School students in Thailand visited ICBiotech, Fujiyama Lab.


October 15, 2018

Farewell party

We had a Farewell party for Ms. Shimotake.

October 12, 2018

Personnel change

Ms. Shimotake retired on October 12. We are very much grateful for your cooperation.

October 12, 2018

Visitor

One member of Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University in Thailand visited ICBiotech.
Visitors: Dr. Pongrama Ramasoota (Assoc. Prof., Director of CEAR, Fac. of Tropical Medicine)

October 02, 2018

New member

Ms. Kawakami joined as a technical assistant. We are happy to have her at ICBiotech.

October 01, 2018

Personnel change

Ms. Komaki retired on September 28. We are very much grateful for your cooperation.

September 28, 2018

Dr. Thesis Oral Defense

Two Ph. D. candidates in ICBiotech had oral presentation.


September 25, 2018

Commencement Ceremony

Commencement Ceremony in Biotechnology Course was held on Sep. 25. Two ICBiotech students received their Master’s Degree in Biotechnology Global Human Resource Development Program (English course) from Osaka University.

September 25, 2018

Obituary

Our Emeritus Professor Takuya Nihira, the Former Director of ICBiotech, passed away on Sep 17. We would like to express our sincere condolences.

September 17, 2018

Visitor

Four members of Vietnum Academy Of Science and Technology (VAST) in Vietnum visited ICBiotech.
Visitors: Prof. Acad. Chau Van Minh (President)
Prof. Ninh Khac Ban (Director, General International Collaboration Department)
Prof. Hoang Nghia Son (Director, Institute of Tropical Biology)
Dr. Nguyen Hoai Nam (Deputy Director, Institute of Biochemistry)

September 14, 2018

Visitor

Three members of Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University in Thailand visited ICBiotech and make their research at Fujiyama Lab.
Visitors: Dr. Onrapak PEAMTONG (Asst. Prof., Fac. of Tropical Medicine)
Dr. Usa BOONYUEN (Asst. Dean for International Relations, Fac. of Tropical Medicine)
Dr. Pannamthip PITAKSAJJAKUL (Asst. Prof., Fac. of Tropical Medicine)

September 03, 2018

Seminar

Associate Prof. Epi Taufik (Bogor Agricultural University (IPB), Indonesia) had a seminar.
Date:8/31 (Fri) 15:00-
Place:ICBiotech α501
Lecture Titles: Study on The Milk Oligosaccharides of Human and Animal Species

August 31, 2018

Update

“Publication”-“Annual Report of ICBiotech” is updated.

August 27, 2018

Update

Cooperative Research Station (CRS) is updated.

August 17, 2018

Student Exchange Support Program

The Student Exchange Support Program (5 Aug – 10 Sep) supported by JASSO has started.
Eleven M1 students of Nihira lab. and Fujiyama lab. will participate in the Program at the following
Universities; 1 student at Mahidol University, 4 at Kasetsart University, 5 at KMUTT, 1 at Chulalongkorn University, Thailand.

August 05, 2018

Master Thesis Presentation

Three graduate students in ICBiotech(English course)have successfully presented a defense of their master thesis.



July 23, 2018

Visitor

A delegate from Chulalongkorn University in Thailand visited the ICBiotech.
Visitors: Assist. Prof. Rungpetch Sakulbumrungsilp, Ph.D
Assoc. Prof. Pornchai Rojsitthisak, Ph.D
Assist. Prof. Waranyoo Phoolcharoen, Ph.D
Assist. Prof. Puree Anantachoti, Ph.D

July 04, 2018

Seminar

Associate Pro. Marian Pulido De Leon (University of the Philippines Los Banos) held a seminar.
Date:6/19 (Tue)14:40-16:45, 6/26(Tue) 14:40-16:10
Place:ICBiotech α401
Lecture Titles:1. Metagenomics in microbial diversity of caves as extreme environment
2. Bacterial biofilm formation in caves and its health and ecological impacts
3. Bioactive secondary metabolites from filamentous fungi from caves and its biotechnological potential

June 12, 2018

Visitor

A delegate of students from KMUTT (King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi) in Thailand visited ICBiotech to study MONOTSUKURI Spirit of Japanese.






June 11, 2018

Seminar

Associate Pro. Nantana Srisuk (Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Kasetsart University) held a seminar.
Date:5/29(Tue), 6/5 (Tue) 14:40-16:10
Place:ICBiotech α401
Lecture Titles:Plant growth promoting characters and indole-3-acetic acid production in yeast and bacteria


June 05, 2018

Farewell Party and Welcome party

We had a farewell party for Ms. Fumiko Tomomatsu and a welcome party for Ms. Reiko Matsumoto, Ms. Emiko Komaki and Masae Shimotake.


April 27, 2018

Visitor

A delegate from National Taichung Girls’ Senior High School in Taiwan visited ICBiotech, Fujiyama Lab.


April 24, 2018

Seminar

Dr. Vu Thu Trang (Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Vietnum) held a seminar.
Date:4/24(Tue)14:40-17:00, 5/8 (Tue) 14:40-16:10
Place:ICBiotech α401
Lecture Titles:1. research presentation related to Maillard reaction in Food and Application in Food processing
2. Aseptic technology in food factory.

April 24, 2018

SAKURA science program activity

An article on our activity (5 Nov.- 14 Nov.) article was posted on JST’s HP and Facebook. Please have a look.
JST official click
Facebook click

April 18, 2018

New member

Ms. SHIMOTAKE joined as administrative assistant.

April 16, 2018

Update

“Activities of ICBiotech”-“List of visitors to ICBiotech from abroad” and “Organization”-“Center Staff” is updated.

April 06, 2018

New member

Ms. KOMAKI joined as administrative official.

April 02, 2018

New member

Ms. MATSUMOTO joined as administrative official.

April 02, 2018

New students

New students were assigned to ICBiotech. Six B4 students and One student (Chemistry-Biology Combined Major Program) to Fujiyama laboratory, three students to laboratory of molecular microbiology.

April 02, 2018

Personal chenge

Prof. Takuya Nihira retired on March 31 and transferred to work at ASEAN center in Thailand. Ms. Mustuko Tsuji transferred to work and Ms. Shizuka Kawakami retired on March 31.
We wish you every sucsess.

March 31, 2018

Final presentation

Presentation on research outcomes of Student Exchange Support Program were completed; A student of the Student Exchange Support Program supported by JASSO.


March 30, 2018

Visitor

Two delegate of The University of Nigeria in Nigeria visited ICBiotech.
Visitors: Prof. Benjamin Chukwuma Ozumba (University president)
Prof. James Chukwuma Ogbonna (Vice-president)

March 29, 2018

Farewell Party

We had a farewell party for Ms. Mutsuko Tsuji (Administrative official).


March 28, 2018

Seasonal letter

It is getting warmer and warmer. The cherry trees around the ICBiotech are at their best.

March 28, 2018

Flower bouquet

Prof. Nihira received a flower bouquet at the social gathering meeting of the Department of Biotechnology.

March 23, 2018

Update

“Activities of ICBiotech”-“List of visitors to ICBiotech from abroad” is updated.

March 22, 2018

Dr. Thesis Oral Defense

Three Ph. D. candidates in ICBiotech had oral presentation.



March 19, 2018

Final lecture of Prof. Takuya Nihira

Prof. Takuya Nihira had a final lecture.
Date: March 15 (Thu.) 15:00-16:00
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University




March 15, 2018

Osaka University on VTV4 (Vietnum National Television Broadcasting)

Ms. Nguyen Thi Sam (Fujiyama Lab.) and Prof. Fujiyama got interview by VTV4.
Video is here: (Episode 1/2: Introduction to OU) (Episode 2/2: Student Life at OU)

March 12, 2018

Visitor (Student Exchange Support Program)

A student from Thailand visited the ICBiotech for the Student Exchange Support Program (Super Global University Program) supported by Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) and started their program. They will stay at Fujiyama Lab.
Visitor; Mahidol University, Faculty of Tropical Medicine (1)

March 12, 2018

Farewell party

We had a farewell party for Prof. Takuya Nihira and Ms. Shizuka Kawakami (Technical Assistant at Nihira lab.).



March 09, 2018

Master Thesis presentation

Sixteen students in ICBiotech (Japanese course) have successfully defended their Master’s thesis
















February 20, 2018

Visitor

Dr. Ingorn Kimkong (Kasetsart University in Thailand) and Dr. Nutthachai Pongprasert (KMUTT in Thailand) visited ICBiotech and make their research at Fujiyama laboratory for one month.

February 15, 2018

Final presentation

Presentations in outcomes of Student Exchange Support Program were completed; Two students of the Student Exchange Support Program supported by JASSO.





February 08, 2018

Update

“Organization”-“Visiting Professor / Scholars” is updated.

February 07, 2018

Seminar

Prof. Masashi Tsuda (Visiting Professor, Center for Advanced Marine Core Research, Kochi University) held a seminar.
Date: February 2 (Fri.) 14:40-15:50
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title: Bioactive metabolites from Marine Dinoflagellates Amphidinium Species

February 02, 2018

Workshop on Collaboration between Osaka University and Japanese companies

Workshop on collaboration between Osaka University and Japanese companies We had a keynote lecture and introduction of companies who attended the workshop. All participants enjoyed talk and exchanged their experience on human resource development after the workshop. International students got wonderful chances to know Japanese company and people. Detail

January 19, 2018

Visitor

Bundit Fungtammasan, Ph D. (Assosiate Professor) from KMUTT in Thailand visited the ICBiotech.

January 18, 2018

Visitor (Student Exchange Support Program)

Two students from Thailand visited the ICBiotech for the Student Exchange Support Program (Super Global University Program) supported by Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) and started their program. They will stay at Nihira Lab. and Fujiyama Lab.
Visitors ; Kasetsart University (1), Mahidol University (1)


January 15, 2018

Visitor

A delegate from CANTHO University in Viet Nam visited the ICBiotech.
Visitors; Nhan Thai Hua, Ph.D
Nguyen Pham Anh Thi, Ph.D

December 28, 2017

Final presentation

Presentations in outcomes of Student Exchange Support Program were completed; Nine students of the Student Exchange Support Program supported by JASSO.

December 19, 2017

Seminar

Dr. Masaru Kobayashi (Visiting Associate Professor, Plant Nutrition laboratory, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University) held a seminar.
Date: December 18 (Mon.) 15:30-17:00
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title: Function of pectin in plant cell walls

December 18, 2017

Seminar

Prof. Raymond Rodriguez (Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of California, Davis, CA, USA) held a seminar.
Date: December 14 (Thu.) 13:10-14:00
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title: Plant-Made-Pharmaceuticals: 30 Years of Promises, Progress and Challenges

December 14, 2017

Seminar

Prof. Kazuhito Fujiyama (Director, ICBiotech, Osaka University) held a seminar.
Date: December 14 (Thu.) 15:30-16:00
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title: Production in tobacco of recombinant enzyme with engineered glycans

December 14, 2017

Dr. Thesis Oral Defense

One Ph. D. student in ICBiotech had oral presentation for the defense of her Dr. thesis.

December 13, 2017

Update

Cooperative Research Station (CRS) is updated.

November 30, 2017

Visitor (Student Exchange Support Program)

Nine students from Thailand visited the ICBiotech for the Student Exchange Support Program (Super Global University Program) supported by Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) and started their program. They will stay at Omasa Lab., Nihira Lab., Fujiyama Lab., Muranaka Lab., Synthetic Bioengineering Lab., Molecular Genetics Lab.
Visitors; Kasetsart University (4), KMUTT (3), Mahidol University (2)

November 13, 2017

Final presentation

Presentations on outcomes of Student Exchange Programs were completed; Ten students of the Student Exchange Suuport Program supported by JASSO and One student supported by Frontier Lab Mini Program.

November 07, 2017

Visitor

Sakura science program (JST) under the operation by ICBiotech has started.
Participants (10 persons); Brunei (1), Cambodia (2), Laos (2), Mongolia (2) and Taiwan (3)

November 05, 2017

Seasonal letter

While the leaves of the vegetation are changing coloring every day, the first floor of the ICBiotech was turned into Halloween.

October 26, 2017

Update

Student Exchange Support Program is updated.

October 25, 2017

Visitor

Two members from Bio Farma and one member from Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) in Indonesia visited Fujiyama Lab. and make their research
for a week.
Visitors;
Dr. Neni Nurainy (Project Integration Manager, Bio Farma)
Ms. Nur Amalia Limeliati (Researcher, Bio Farma)
Ms. Popi Hadi Wisnuwardhani (Researcher, Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI))

October 20, 2017

New Students

Three students in Biotechnology Global Human Resource Development Program (English course) and one student as Double Degree Program were assigned to ICBiotech; 4 to Fujiyama lab.

October 02, 2017

Visitor (Student Exchange Support Program)

Ten students from Thailand visited the ICBiotech for the Student Exchange Support Program (Super Global University Program) supported by Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO) and started their program.They will stay at Fujiyama Lab., Fukusaki Lab., Kino-oka Lab., Synthetic Bioengineering Lab., Molecular Genetics Lab., Dynamic Cell Biology Lab.
Visitors; Mahidol University (3), KMUTT (2), Chulalongkorn University (4), Kasetsart University (1)

October 02, 2017

Visitor

Mr. Mark Louie Silvestre (De La Salle University in Philippines) visited ICBiotech and makes his research at Fujiyama laboratory for one month under the support of Osaka University Frontier Lab Mini Program.

October 02, 2017

Commencement Ceremony

Commencement Ceremony in Biotechnology Course was held on Sep. 23. Three ICBiotech students received their Master’s Degree in Biotechnology Global Human Resource Development Program (English course) from Osaka University.

September 25, 2017

Osaka University Global Alumni Fellow

Alumni Dr. Jian-Jiang Zhong received the 2017 Osaka University Global Alumni Fellow.

September 15, 2017

ASEAN Center for Academic Initiatives Director NIHIRA Takuya receives honorary doctorate from Mahidol University (Thailand)

On Tuesday, September 12, 2017, Osaka University ASEAN Center for Academic Initiatives Director NIHIRA Takuya (former Director of the International Center for Biotechnology, Osaka University) received an honorary doctorate in biotechnology from Mahidol University in Thailand. This doctorate was awarded to Professor Nihira for his numerous contributions to the bioengineering field at Mahidol University.
At the award ceremony, which was held at Mahidol University, the honorary doctorate was bestowed on Prof. Nihira directly by Princess Sirindhorn, who was in attendance in place of King Vajiralongkorn.

September 12, 2017

Update

“Publication”-“Annual Report of ICBiotech” is updated.

August 06, 2017

Student Exchange Support Program

Eight M1 students of Nihira lab. and Fujiyama lab. will participate in the Student Exchange Support Program supported by JASSO and stay from 6 Aug. to 14 Sep.
at the following Universities; 1 student at Mahidol University, 3 at Kasetsart University, 2 at KMUTT, 2 at Chulalongkorn University, Thailand.

August 06, 2017

Update

“Publication”-“Annual Report of ICBiotech” is updated.

August 04, 2017

Visitor

Dr Elvi Restiawaty from Institut Teknnologi Bandung in Indonesia visited the ICBiotech.

July 22, 2017

Seminar

Prof. Hisashi KOIWA (Dept. of Horticultural Sciences, Texas A & M University) held a seminar.
Date: July 18 (Tue) 14:45-16:15
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title: N-glycosylation and targeting of Arabidopsis thaliana KORRIGAN1

July 18, 2017

Master Thesis Presentation

Three graduate students in ICBiotech (English course) have successfully presented a defense of their master thesis.

July 11, 2017

Seasonal letter

The summer sky has got dazzling. The decoration of the Tanabata festival was colorful.

July 07, 2017

Visitor

A delegate from Airlangga University in Indonesia visited ICBiotech, Nihira Lab. and Fujiyama Lab.

June 29, 2017

Update

“Organization”-“Center Staff” is updated.

June 15, 2017

Visitor

A delegate from KMUTT (King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi) in Thailand visited ICBiotech to study MONOTSUKURI Spirit of Japanese.

June 07, 2017

Visitor

Two members of Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University in Thailand visited ICBiotech.
Visitors; Assoc. Prof. Pongrama Ramasoota
Dr. Pannamthip Pitaksajjakul

May 17, 2017

Visitor

A delegate from National Taichung Girls’ Senior High School in Taiwan visited ICBiotech, Fujiyama Lab.

April 18, 2017

Seasonal letter

It is getting warmer and warmer.
The cherry trees around the ICBiotech are at their best.

April 14, 2017

New students

New students were assigned to ICBiotech. Five B4 students to Nihira laboratory and One student (Chemistry-Biology Combined Major Program), six B4 students to Fujiyama laboratory.

April 03, 2017

Update

“Organization” is updated.

April 03, 2017

Prof. Dr. Kazuhito Fujiyama: New Director of ICBiotech

Prof. Dr. Kazuhito Fujiyama has been appointed to lead ICBiotech, starting from 1 April 2017. He succeeded Prof. Dr. Takuya Nihira who served this important position for three terms, from 2011-2016.

April 01, 2017

Prof. Dr. Takuya Nihira: New Regional Director of ASEAN Center

Prof. Dr. Takuya Nihira has been appointed to lead ASEAN Center, starting from 1 April 2017. ASEAN CENTER FOR ACADEMIC INITIATIVES HP 

April 01, 2017

Visitor

Two members of De La Salle University in Philippines visited ICBiotech.
Visitors; Joaquin Lorenzo V. Moreno, Ph. D.
Dr. Melanie C. David Ph. D.

March 23, 2017

Visitor

Three members from VAST (Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology) visited ICBiotech, Nihira Lab. and Fujiyama Lab.



March 09, 2017

Master Thesis presentation

Twelve students in ICBiotech (Japanese course) have successfully defended their Master’s thesis.












February 20, 2017

Final presentation of Student Exchange Support Program (4th group)

One student of the Student Exchange Support Program supported by JASSO made his final presentation (4th group).


February 08, 2017

Update

“Organization”-“Visiting Professor / Scholars” is updated.

February 07, 2017

Seminar

Dr. Chanita Boonmak (Visiting research scholar, Kasetsart University in Thailand) held a seminar.
Date: Feburary 6 (Mon.) 13:00-14:150
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title: Multiple alkane monooxygenase genes in Geobacillus thermoleovorans B23




February 06, 2017

Seminar

Dr. Takeshi HOSAKA (Visiting Associate Professor, Institute for Biomedical Sciences, Shinshu University) held a seminar.
Date: February 1 (Wed.) 16:00-17:00
Place: ICBiotech building (α) 5th floor seminar room
Title: Antibiotic hormesis and its applications in discovering new secondary metabolites from actinomycetes


February 01, 2017

Workshop on Collaboration between Osaka University and Japanese companies

We had a keynote lecture and introduction of companies who attended the workshop. All participants enjoyed talk and exchanged their experience on human resource development after the workshop. International students got wonderful chances to know Japanese company and people. Detail

January 27, 2017

Seminar

Prof. Kaeko KAMEI (Dept of Bio-molecular Engineering, Kyoto Institute of Technology) held a seminar.
Date: January 25 (Wed) 13:30-14:30
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title: Control of infectious disease


January 25, 2017

Visitor

Dr. Chanita Boonmak (Kasetsart University in Thailand) visited ICBiotech and make her research at Fujiyama laboratory for two months.

January 10, 2017

Visitor (Student Exchange Support Program)

One student from Philippine visited the ICBiotech for the Student Exchange Support Program supported by JASSO and started their program. He will stay at Fujiyama lab.
De La Salle University (1)

January 06, 2017

Final presentation of Student Exchange Support Program (3rd group)

Ten students of the Student Exchange Support Program supported by JASSO made their final presentations (3rd group).

December 16, 2016

Visitor

A delegate from SMA Al Muslim in Indonesia visited ICBiotech.

December 15, 2016

Visitor

A delegate from SMA Al Muslim in Indonesia visited ICBiotech.

December 15, 2016

Visitor

Prof. Rodriguez (Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology University of California, Davis)
visited the ICBiotech.
He gave a lecture to G30 students (7th) and held the exchange meeting with many students (8th).

December 07, 2016

Visitor

A delegate from University of California Tokyo Study Center visited the ICBiotech.
Visitors; Dr. Fabio Rambelli (Director)
Ms. Kayo Takahashi (Manager)

December 05, 2016

Visitor

A delegate from Institut Teknologi Bandung in Indnesia visited ICBiotech.
Visitors; Prof. Ir. Hermawan Kresno Dipojpno, MSEE., Ph.D
Dr. Rizkita Rachmi Esyanti

November 18, 2016

Seasonal letter

It became much colder, the daytime became sharply shorter. The trees in front of the center are vividly autumn leaves.

November 18, 2016

Visitor (Student Exchange Support Program)

Ten students from Thailand visited the ICBiotech for the Student Exchange Support Program supported by JASSO and started their program. They will stay at nihira Lab., Fujiyama Lab.,
Fukusaki Lab., Watanabe Lab. and Synthetic Bioengineering Lab.
Visitors; Mahidol University (2), Chulalongkorn University (4), Kasetsart University (2), KMUTT (2)

November 16, 2016

Final presentation of Student Exchange Support Program (2nd group)

Six students of the Student Exchange Support Program supported by JASSO made their final presentations (2nd group)

November 10, 2016

Update

Student Exchange Support Program is updated.

November 07, 2016

Exchange meeting

Dr. Konstantin Konstantinov ((PhD, Osaka Univ., 1991), Senior Vice President of Manufacturing and Process Sciences at Codiak Biosciences, Inc, USA visited the ICBiotech. We held the exchange meeting with overseas students.




November 01, 2016

Visitor (JST Sakura science program)

Ten students from Laos, Cambodia, Brunei, Mongolia, Taiwan visited the ICBiotech for the Sakura science program (JST) and received the orientation.

October 24, 2016

Visitor (Student Exchange Support Program)

Six students from Thailand visited the ICBiotech for the Student Exchange Support Program supported by JASSO and started their program. They will stay at Fujiyama Lab., Muranaka Lab., Molecular Genetics Lab., Dynamic Cell Biology Lab., Synthetic Bioengineering Lab.
Visitors; Mahidol University (3), KMUTT (2), Kasetsart University (1)


October 11, 2016

Final presentation of Student Exchange Support Program

Six students of the Student Exchange Support Program supported by JASSO made their final presentations.





October 07, 2016

New Students

Two students in Biotechnology Global Human Resource Development Program (English course) were assigned to ICBiotech; 2 to Fujiyama lab.

October 03, 2016

Visitor

Dr. Marian Pulido-De Leon from Museum of Natural History in University of the Philippines Los Baǹos visited ICBiotech.

September 23, 2016

Commencement Ceremony

Commencement Ceremony in Biotechnology Course was held on Sep. 23. Three ICBiotech
students received their Master’s Degree in International Program of “Frontier Biotechnology” (English course) from Osaka University.

September 23, 2016

Seminar

Dr. Marian Pulido-De Leon from Museum of Natural History in University of the Philippines Los Baǹos visited ICBiotech. Dr. Marian Pulido-De Leon was members of UNESCO Conference in 2010.






September 21, 2016

Visitor (Student Exchange Support Program)

Six students from Thailand visited the ICBiotech for the Student Exchange Support Program supported by JASSO and started their program. They will stay at nihira Lab., Fujiyama Lab., Molecular Genetics Lab., Watanabe Lab., Dynamic Cell Biology Lab., Kino-oka Lab. and Omasa Lab.
Visitors; Mahidol University (1), KMUTT(2), Kasetsart University(2) Chulalongkorn University (1)

September 07, 2016

Visitor

Dr. Sriwan Wongwisansri from BIOTEC in Thailand visited ICBiotech and make her research at Kaneko laboratory for one month.

September 01, 2016

Visitor

A delegate from Universitas Gadjah Mada in Indonesia visited the ICBiotech.
Visitors; Prof. Ir. Irfan Dwidya Prijambada (Visiting research scholar)
Dr. agr. Ir. Sri Peni Wastutiningsih (Director)

August 30, 2016

Internship program

Two persons from Vietnam visited ICBiotech for the internship program. They will make their research at Japanese company for two weeks.

August 22, 2016

Update

“Publication”-“Annual Report of ICBiotech” is updated.

August 08, 2016

Student Exchange Support Program

Fifteen M1 students of Nihira lab. and Fujiyama lab. will participate in the Student Exchange Support Program supported by JASSO and stay from 1 Aug. to 5 Sep. at the following Universities; 4 students at Mahidol University, 6 at Kasetsart University, 2 at KMUTT, 2 at Chulalongkorn University, 1 at BIOTEC, Thailand.

August 01, 2016

Internship program

Two persons from Vietnam visited ICBiotech for the internship program. They will make them research at Japanese company for one month. Detail

July 19, 2016

UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia 2014

Students of the UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia (Cohort 2014) were awarded diploma.


July 15, 2016

Seminar

Mr. Usami (Sysmex corporation) held a seminar.
Date: July 13 (Wed) 14:30-16:00
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title: “Changes in the healthcare industry and application of silkworm as protein factory for diagnostics business.”

July 13, 2016

Visitor

Prof. Ir. Irfan Dwidya Prijambada from Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia in Indonesia visited ICBiotech.

July 12, 2016

Master Thesis Presentation

Three graduate students in ICBiotech (English course) have successfully presented a defense of their master thesis.



July 11, 2016

UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia 2014

Students of the UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia (Cohort 2014) made their final presentations.

July 11, 2016

Visitor

Asst. Prof. Anak Khantachawana, Assistant to the president for International Affairs, King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT) visited ICBiotech.

June 30, 2016

Visitor

Mr. Dusit Manapan (Consul – General) and Mr. Panuwat Prommanon (Consul) from Royal Thai Consulate – General, Osaka visited the ICBiotech.

June 21, 2016

Visitor

A delegate of Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) in Thailand visited ICBiotech.
Visitors; Ms. Vichaya Soonthornsaratoon (Director),
Ms. Orcha Israpratiprat (Senior manager), Mr. Syogo Kaneda (Project manager)

May 26, 2016

Workshop on Collaboration between Osaka University and Japanese companies

We had a keynote lecture and introduction of companies who attended the workshop. All participants enjoyed talk and exchanged their experience on human resource development after the workshop. International students got wonderful chances to know Japanese company and people.

May 18, 2016

Update

“Organization”-“Center Staff” are updated.

May 16, 2016

Interim report meeting of UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia

The interim report meeting of UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia was held.


April 21, 2016

New students

New students were assigned to ICBiotech. One student (Chemistry – Biology Combined Major Program), five B4 students and two M1 students to Nihira laboratory and six B4 students and one M1 student to Fujiyama laboratory.

April 05, 2016

Update

“Organization”-“Center Staff” and “Visiting Professor / Scholars” are updated.

April 01, 2016

Visitor

A delegate of University of Indonesia in Indonesia visited ICBiotech.
Visitors; Dr. Bambang Wibawarata (Professor), Dr. Rosari Saleh (Professor),
Dr. Heri Hermansyah (Professor), Dr. Sri Mardiyati

March 31, 2016

Visitor

A delegate of De La Salle University in Philippines visited ICBiotech.
Visitors; Dr. Melanie Y. David (Associate Professor),
Dr. Nelson B. Arboleda Jr. (Professor),
Dr. Emelina H. Mandia (Associate Professor)

March 25, 2016

Visitor

Dr. Nguyen Hoai Chau, Director, Department of International Relations Can Tho University in Vietnam, together with 6 institute members, visited ICBiotech. After Prof. Nihira explained about ICBiotech, they toured around Nihira lab and Fujiyama lab.

March 03, 2016

Visitor

Dr.Pannamthip Pitaksajjakul (Pla) and Ms.Wilarat Puangmanee (Kha-Noon) from Mahidol University in Thailand visited the ICBiotech. They will make their research at Fujiyama laboratory for one month.

March 01, 2016

Official visit

Prof. Kazuhito Fujiyama together with lecturer and students on DDP (Double Degree Program) officially visited to the Dean of Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Thailand. Detail

February 29, 2016

Master Thesis presentation

Nine students in ICBiotech (Japanese course) have successfully defended their Master’s thesis.









February 22, 2016

Visit of the researcher

Dr. Hoang Van Vinh from Vietnam National University, Hanoi in Vietnam visited the ICBiotech. He will make his research at Nihira laboratory for one month.

February 17, 2016

Seminar

Dr. Kosonh Xayphakatsa from Ministry of Science and Technology, Biotechnology and Ecology Institute (BEI), Genetic Resources Division (GRD) in Laos held a seminar.

February 04, 2016

Visitor

Prof. Ir. Liliek Sulistyowati and Dr. Hagus Tarno from University of Brawijaya in Indonesia visited the ICBiotech.

February 04, 2016

Interim report meeting of UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia

The interim report meeting of UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia was held.

January 21, 2016

Workshop on Collaboration between Osaka University and Japanese companies

We had a keynote lecture and introduction of companies who attended the workshop. The international students gave a presentation about their research. All particpants enjoyed talk and exchanged their expriences on human resource development after the workshop. International students got wonderful chances to know Japanese company and people. Detail

January 18, 2016

Visit of the researcher (JSPS)

Ms. Ninh Thi Ngoc from Department of Biological Resources, Institute of Marine Biochemistry, VAST in Vietnam visited the ICBiotech under the Bilateral Collaborations (Joint Research Projects and Seminars) supported by JSPS. She will make her research at Fujiyama laboratory for 1 month.

January 07, 2016

Visit of the researcher

Dr. Kosonh Xayphakatsa from Ministry of Science and Technology, Biotechnology and Ecology Institute (BEI), Genetic Resources Division (GRD) in Laos visited the ICBiotech. He will make his research at Nihira laboratory for 1 month.

January 07, 2016

Dr. Thesis Oral Defense

One Ph. D. student in ICBiotech had oral presentation for the defense of her Dr. thesis.

December 21, 2015

Seminar

Prof. Raymond Rodriguez (Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology University of California, Davis) held a seminar.
Date: December 10 (Thu.) 9:20-10:20
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title: “Impact of Synthetic Biology on Biotechnology”



December 10, 2015

Update

“Organization”-“Visiting Professor/ Scholars” is updated.

December 03, 2015

Update

“Publication”-“Annual Report of ICBiotech” is updated.

November 30, 2015

Visitor (SSSV)

Six students from Thailand visited the ICBiotech for the ShortVisit Program (SV) supported by JASSO and started their program. They will stay at Fujiyama Lab., Nagai Lab., Nihira Lab.,Biochemical Engineering Lab.
Visitors; Chulalongkorn University (4), Mahidol University (1), KMUTT (1)

November 24, 2015

Interim report meeting of UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia

The interim report meeting of UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia was held.

November 20, 2015

Final presentation of SSSV

Students of the Short Visit Program (SV) supported by JASSO made their final presentations.


November 13, 2015

Director of ICBiotech, Prof. Takuya Nihira and Prof. Kazuhito Fujiyama attended the symposium for Frontier in Biotechnology of SHIMADZU in Thailand

Director of ICBiotech, Prof. Takuya Nihira and Prof. Kazuhito Fujiyama attended the symposium for Frontier in Biotechnology of SHIMADZU in Thailand. The symposium was co-organized by SHIMADZU. Photos
The article about it has been published in The Nikkei Sangyo Shimbun as of October 16, 2015 and The Chemical Daily as of October 15, 2015.

October 27, 2015

Update

SSSV is updated.

October 19, 2015

Visitor (SSSV)

Six students from Thailand visited the ICBiotech for the Short Visit Program (SV) supported by JASSO and started their program. They will stay at Fujiyama Lab., Kino-oka Lab., Fukui Lab. and Molecular Genetics Lab.
Visitors; Mahidol University (2), KMUTT (4)


October 14, 2015

New Students

Three students in Biotechnology Global Human Resource Development Program (English course) were assigned to ICBiotech; 1 to Nihira lab and 2 to Fujiyama lab.

October 01, 2015

Report meeting of SSSV

Graduate school students, who participated “Short Stay and Short Visit Program 2015”, presented their experiences on i) research at Thai university/institution and ii) life in Thailand.

October 01, 2015

Update

“UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia 2014” is updated.

September 28, 2015

Dr. Thesis Oral Defense

Two Ph. D. students in ICBiotech had oral presentation for the defense of their Dr. thesis.。


September 28, 2015

Commencement Ceremony

Commencement Ceremony in Biotechnology Course was held on Sep. 25. Two ICBiotech students received their Master’s Degree in International Program of “Frontier Biotechnology” (English course) from Osaka University.

September 25, 2015

Visitor (SSSV)

Nine students from Thailand visited the ICBiotech for the Short Visit Program (SV) supported by JASSO and started their program. They will stay at Nihira Lab.,Fujiyama Lab.,Muranaka Lab., Fukusaki Lab., and Kaneko Lab. Visitors; Chulalongkorn University (1), Kasetsart University (4), KMUTT (2), Mahidol University (2).










September 07, 2015

Visitor (JST Sakura science program)

Ten students from Laos, Cambodia, Brunei, Mongolia, Vietnam, Taiwan, visited the ICBiotech for the Sakura science program (JST) and received orientation.

September 07, 2015

Internship program

Ms. Vo Thi Hong Phuong from Vietnam gave a report presentation of the corporate internship program.


August 06, 2015

Visitor

A delegate of International Islamic University Malaysia in Malaysia visited ICBiotech.
Visitors; Dr. Wan Wardatul Amani Binti Wan Salim (Assistant Professor),
Dr. Noorillibt. Mohamad Puad (Assistant Professor),
Dr. Hadi Purwanto (Assistant Professor)



August 06, 2015

Short Visit Program (SV)

Nine M1 students of Nihira lab. and Fujiyama lab. will participate in the Short Visit Program (SV) supported by JASSO and stay from 3 Aug. to 7 Sep. at the following Universities; 2 students at Mahidol University, 3 at Kasetsart University, 1 at KMUTT, 2 at Chulalongkorn University, 1 at BIOTEC, Thailand.

August 03, 2015

Workshop on Collaboration betwee Japanese companies and Osaka University

We had a keynote lecture and company introductions by participating company representatives. Five selected international students gave a presentation about their research. All participants enjoyed talking and exchanging their experiences on human resource development after the workshop. International students got wonderful chances to know various Japanese companies and people.PDF

July 29, 2015

Opening Ceremony of the UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia 2014

The Opening Ceremony of the UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia was held.
Date: 28 July 2015
Place: Icho Kaikan, Osaka University
ICBiotech wishes to thank all who attended the event. Detail

July 28, 2015

Master Thesis Presentation

Two students in ICBiotech (English course) have successfully presented a defense of their master thesis.


July 27, 2015

Final Presentation by UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia 2013

Students of the UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia (Cohort 2013) made their final presentations. Detail

July 24, 2015

Visitors (UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia 2014)

Eleven students of the UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia (Cohort 2014) visited ICBiotech. They had a two-weeks training program at Osaka Univ..

July 24, 2015

Internship program

Ms. Pirapan Polburee from Kasetsart University, Thailand gave a report presentation of the corporate internship program.

July 16, 2015

Visitor

Ms. Opor Sonpung from KMUTT in Thailand visited the ICBiotech. She will study at Fujiyama laboratory for 1 month.

July 14, 2015

Update

“Organization”– “Visiting Professor” is updated.

July 14, 2015

Dr. Shigeru Kitani (Associate professor, ICBiotech, Osaka University) received the Osaka University Presidential Awards for Encouragement.

Dr. Shigeru Kitani (Associate professor, ICBiotech, Osaka University) received the Osaka University Presidential Awards for Encouragement.


July 14, 2015

Internship program

Ms. Vo Thi Hong Phuong from Vietnam visited ICBiotech for the internship program. She will make her research at Japanese company for one month.

July 07, 2015

Update

“Organization”– “Steering Commitee” and “Center Staff” are updated.

July 03, 2015

Ms. Nozomi Yokoi (Administrative Official Staff , ICBiotech) will have an official leave from 1st July. We would like to express to her our deepest gratitude.

Ms. Nozomi Yokoi (Administrative Official Staff , ICBiotech) will have an official leave from 1st July. We would like to express to her our deepest gratitude.


June 29, 2015

Visitor

Assistant Professor Dr. Somchai Chauvatcharin from Mahidol University Faculty of Science in Thailand visited ICBiotech. Dr. Somchai completed his PhD in 1995 at ICBiotech.

June 24, 2015

JSPS Summer Program

Ms. Jasmine Corbin from University of California, Davis, USA, visited ICBiotech for the JSPS summer program. She will make her research on plant-made pharmaceuticals in the Fujiyama Lab for two months.

June 16, 2015

Internship program

Ms. Pirapan Polburee from Kasetsart University, Thailand visited ICBiotech for the internship program. She will make her research at Japanese company for one month.

June 15, 2015

Visitor

Pro. Dr. Haseena Khan (University of Dhaka) and Dr. Mohammad Riazul Islam (Institute for Medical Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitology) from Bangladesh visited ICBiotech. They are going to stay four days in Nihira laboratory. Dr. Mohammad Riazul Islam is the UNESCO Psstgraduate Inter-University Course in Biotechnology (’04-’05).


May 12, 2015

Visitor

Prof. Sung Been Moon (Dean of Yonsei Graduate School) and Prof. Yun Mook Lim (Vice Dean of Graduate Shool), Yonsei University in Korea, together with 6 university members, visited ICBiotech.

May 11, 2015

Visitor

High school students from India, Thailand and the Philippines visited ICBiotech for the Sakura science program of JST. They visited Nihira laboratory.

May 11, 2015

Visitor

High school students from Thailand visited ICBiotech for the Sakura science program (JST) of GLOCOL. They visited Fujiyama laboratory. They will visit the Medical Center for Translational Research of the Osaka University Hospital, Osaka University Shimadzu Analytical Innovation Research Laboratory and Wakayama factory of Kao Corporation.



May 11, 2015

Visitor

The eighty five high school students from Taipei Municipal Jianguo Senior High School, Taiwan visited Fujiyama laboratory.。



April 24, 2015

Visitor

Signing ceremony for double-degree master programs was held at Osaka Univ. The DD program is between Osaka Univ and KMUTT (Thailand), and Osaka Univ and Mahidol Univ (Thailand). Delegates from two Thai universities visited ICBiotech.




April 21, 2015

Interim report meeting of UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia

The interim report meeting of UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia was held.




April 08, 2015

New students

New students were assigned to ICBiotech. Six B4 students and one M1 student to Nihira laboratory and one B3 student (Chemistry- Biology Combined Major Program), six B4 students and two M1 students to Fujiyama laboratory.

April 03, 2015

Update

“Publication”-“Annual Report of ICBiotech” is updated.

March 19, 2015

Open the visiting researcher position

We would like to call for application for the visiting researcher position at ICBiotech, Osaka University. Application deadline is the April 17, 2015.
Click here for more information.
Application (PDF) Curriculum Vitae (WORD)

February 27, 2015

Master Thesis presentation

Ten students in ICBiotech (Japanese course) have successfully defended their Master’s thesis.










February 26, 2015

Workshop on Collaboration between Osaka University and Japanese companies

We had a keynote lecture and introduction of companies who attended the workshop. The international students gave a presentation about their research. All particpants enjoyed talk and exchanged their expriences on human resource development after the workshop. International students got wonderful chances to know Japanese company and peple.Detail

January 19, 2015

Visitor

The high school students from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam visited the ICBiotech for the Sakura science program (JST) of GLOCOL.


January 14, 2015

Visit of the researcher

Mr. Narintadench (B4) from Kasetsart University in Thailand visited the ICBiotech as his internship under Osaka Univ FrontierLab Mini program. He will make their research at Fujiyama laboratory for 6 weeks.

January 08, 2015

Seminar

Prof. Kazuhito Fujiyama (ICBiotech, Osaka University) held a special seminar.
Date: December 8 (Mon.)
Place: Kasetsart University, Thailand
Title: Do you know these about proteins?

December 24, 2014

Seminar

Prof. Emeritus Toshiomi Yoshida (ICBiotech, Osaka University) held a special seminar.
Date: December 12 (Fri.)
Place: Kasetsart University, Thailand
Title: Advances in Bioprocess Engineering for the Development of Industrial Biotechnology

December 24, 2014

Seminar

Dr. Takao Ohashi (Assistant Prof., ICBiotech, Osaka University) held a special seminar.
Date: December 12 (Fri.)
Place: Kasetsart University, Thailand
Title: Development of transformation system in an oleaginous yeast Rhodosporidium toruloides DMKU3-TK16 toward lipid engineering

December 24, 2014

Seminar

Mr.Floris van Eerden (PhD student, the University of Groningen, Netherlands), who stayed in Nihira Lab from FY2010 to FY2011 for six months as a FrontierLab student held a seminar.
Date: December 19 (Fri.) 10:30-11:30
Place: ICBiotech building (α) 5th floor seminar room


December 19, 2014

Seminar

Dr. Jiri Janata (Institute of Microbiology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech republic) held a seminar.
Date: December 12 (Fri.) 13:30-14:30
Place: ICBiotech building (α) 5th floor seminar room
Title: Evolution of natural hybird compounds biosynthesis demonstrated on example of lincosamide antibiotics and pyrrolobenzodiazepines



December 12, 2014

Seminar

Dr. Pushpa S Murthy (CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI),India) gave us the seminar.


November 27, 2014

Visitor

Dr. Surakit Nathisuwan, Vice-President of Mahidol University in Thailand, toghether with 5 university members, visited ICBiotech.

November 17, 2014

Seminar

Dr. Konstantin Konstantinov ((PhD, Osaka Univ./1991), Vice-President, Genzyme, A Sanofi Company, USA) gave us the seminar. Title: Towards Integrated Continuous Bioprocessing for the Production of Therapeutic Proteins

November 13, 2014

Exchange meeting

Dr. Konstantin Konstantinov ((PhD, Osaka Univ./1991), Vice-President, Genzyme, A Sanofi Company, USA) gave us the seminar. Title: Towards Integrated Continuous Bioprocessing for the Production of Therapeutic Proteins After the seminar, an exchange meeting with students was held.








November 13, 2014

Visitor

Dr. Benesh Joseph Kongattu, UNESCO Postgraduate Inter-University Course in Biotechnology(1st Batch of School) graduate, visited the ICBiotech.

November 11, 2014

Interim report meeting of UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia

The interim report meeting of UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia was held.




November 05, 2014

Seminar

Prof. Savitree Limtong from Kasetsart University in Thailand gave a seminar for students of the
English course and UNESCO program.

October 30, 2014

SSSV is updated.

SSSV is updated.

October 21, 2014

Visit of the researcher (SSSV)

Mr.Thanasak Lomthong and Ms.Pannida Khunnamwong from Kasetsart University in Thailand visited the ICBiotech. They will make their research at Fujiyama laboratory for 1 month.

October 20, 2014

Visit of the researcher (SSSV)

Mr. Wasapon Fuangsawat from Kasetsart University in Thailand visited the ICBiotech. He will make their research at Nihira laboratory for 1 month.

October 20, 2014

Visit of the researcher (SSSV)

Ms. Opor Sonpung from KMUTT in Thailand visited the ICBiotech. She will study at Fujiyama laboratory for 1 month.

October 01, 2014

New Students

Three students in International Program of “Frontier Biotechnology”(English course) were assigned to ICBiotech; 3 to Fujiyama lab.

October 01, 2014

Visit of the researcher

Prof. Savitree Limtong from Kasetsart University in Thailand visited the ICBiotech. She will make her research at Fujiyama laboratory for 1 month.

October 01, 2014

Update

“Organization”- “Visiting Professor/Scholars” is updated.

October 01, 2014

Notice of seminar

Dr. Konstantin Konstantinov ((PhD, Osaka Univ./1991), Vice President, Genzyme, A Sanofi Company, USA) will hold a seminar.
Date: Nov. 13 (Thur.)13:00-
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title: Towards Integrated Continuous Bioprocessing for the Production of Therapeutic Proteins

September 30, 2014

Visitor

Delegates of the Eastern Black Sea Development Agency,Turkey visited to ICBiotech. Prof. Nihira, Director of ICBiotech and Prof. Fujiyama explained about ICBiotech, English course of Graduate School of Engineering, etc. After questions and answers time, they looked around Nihira lab.

September 30, 2014

Visitor

Dr. Benesh Joseph Kongattu, UNESCO Postgraduate Inter-University Course in Biotechnology (1st Batch of School) graduate, visited the ICBiotech.

September 30, 2014

Seminar

Dr. Konstantin Konstantinov ((PhD, Osaka Univ./1991), Vice-President, Genzyme, A Sanofi Company, USA) gave us the seminar.
Title: Towards Integrated Continuous Bioprocessing for the Production of Therapeutic Proteins.

After the seminar, an exchange meeting with students was held.

September 30, 2014

Dr. Thesis Oral Defense

Two Ph.D. students in ICBiotech had oral presentation for the defence of their Dr thesis.

September 29, 2014

Visitors

Dr. Shahbaz Khan (Deputy Director of UNESCO Jakarta) and Mr. Kazuaki Yoshida (Program
Specialist of UNESCO Paris) visited us to discuss the UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia.

Together with two students of UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia

September 26, 2014

Commencement Ceremony

Commencement Ceremony in Biotechnology Course was held on Sep. 25. In ICBiotech, Four
students received their Master’s Degree in International Program of “Frontier Biotechnology”(English course) from Osaka University.

September 25, 2014

International Workshop on PMPs

We hosted an international workshop together with the University of California – Davis and Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), Tokyo, to discuss the commercial production of Plant-Made- Pharmaceuticals (PMPs) from the perspective of design method/structural systems analysis (DMSSA). It was successfully completed with 78 attendees. Admission; Free
Program/Shcedule;Click here


































September 16, 2014

Visit of the researcher (SSSV)

Mr. Apiwat Sangphukieo from King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi University in Thailand visited the ICBiotech. He will make study at Nihira laboratory for 1 month.

September 12, 2014

Short Visit Program (SV)

16 master course students who are staying in Thailand for JASSO Short Visit Program went to JSPS Bangkok Office. They had a talk with Ms. BUABUCHAMANEE RITTHAISONG, the Liaison Officer.

September 04, 2014

Four students in ICBiotech (English course) have successfully presented a defense of their master thesis.

Four students in ICBiotech (English course) have successfully presented a defense of their master thesis.

September 03, 2014

Visit of the researcher (SSSV)

Ms. Rujiralai Poontawee from Kasetsart University in Thailand visited the ICBiotech. She will make study at Fujiyama laboratory for 3 months.

September 01, 2014

Visit of the researcher (SSSV)

Ms. Naphatsamon Uthailak from Mahidol University in Thailand visited the ICBiotech. She will make study at Fujiyama laboratory for 1 month.

August 29, 2014

UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia

Opening ceremony of UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia was held at Icho Kaikan in Osaka University on August 1. Details

August 01, 2014

Master Thesis Presentation

Four students in ICBiotech (English course) have successfully presented a defense of their master thesis.

July 30, 2014

Update

“Organization”– “Center Staff” is updated.

July 22, 2014

Opening Ceremony of the UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia

The Opening Ceremony of The UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia will be held at Icho Kaikan, Osaka University on the 1st of August from 9:30 am.
The campus map

July 03, 2014

Short Visit Program (SV)

M1 students of Nihira lab. and Fujiyama lab. will participate in the Short Visit Program (SV) supported by JASSO and stay from 4 Aug. to 7 Sep. at the following Universities, 3 students at Mahidol University, 5 at Kasetsart University, 4 at KMUTT, 4 at Chulalongkorn University, Thailand.

July 03, 2014

Visitors

Ms. Eudy MABUZA and Mr. Daisuke Tanaka from Embassy of the Republic of South Africa came to ICBiotech. They got explanation on outlines, internationally collaborative activities and researches of ICBiotech from Prof. Nihira, then took a tour of Nihira lab and Fujiyama lab.

June 15, 2014

Visit of the researcher

Dr. Kimkong Ingorn from Kasetsart University in Thailand visited the ICBiotech. She will make her research at Fujiyama laboratory for 1 month.

June 12, 2014

The BUNKYO NEWS

The article about exchange meeting with King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi in Thailand about the efforts in Energy Saving held last May 23 has been published in The BUNKYO NEWS June 9, 2014.

June 09, 2014

Dr. Shigeru Kitani (Associate professor, ICBiotech, Osaka University) received the Encouragement Award from the Japan Association for Chemical Innovation.

Dr. Shigeru Kitani (Associate professor, ICBiotech, Osaka University) received the Encouragement Award from the Japan Association for Chemical Innovation.

May 21, 2014

Seminar

Dr. Niran Roongsawang (Microbial Cell Factory Laboratory, Bioresources Technology Unit,BIOTEC, National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA), Pathum Thani,
Thailand) held a seminar.

May 21, 2014

Prof. Takuya Nihira (Director of ICBiotech, Osaka University) received the Society Award of the Society for Actinomycetes Japan.

Prof. Takuya Nihira (Director of ICBiotech, Osaka University) received the Society Award of the Society for Actinomycetes Japan.

May 16, 2014

Notice of seminar

Dr. Niran Roongsawang (Microbial Cell Factory Laboratory, Bioresources Technology Unit, BIOTEC, National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA), Pathum Thani, Thailand) will hold a seminar.
Date: May 21 (Wed.) 16:00-
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title: Thermotolerant Methylotrophic Yeast Ogataea (Pichia) thermomethanolica Heterologous Expression System : R&D at BIOTEC

May 15, 2014

Visitor

Ms. Ma. Aussielita L. Lit, Laboratory Manager of Analytical Solutions & Technical Sevices in Philippines, visited ICBiotech. Ms. Lit was the 20th batch of the UNESCO International Post-graduate University Course in Microbiology

April 28, 2014

Progress Report Meeting of UNESCO Biotechnology School

The UNESCO Biotechnology School students who are doing research at laboratories in Osaka University, presented their progress in research.

April 21, 2014

Visitor

Mr. Dieu Minh HOANG, export project director, and Mr. Thanh Nguyen, general director of IMC Co., Ltd. in Vietnam, visited ICBiotech.

April 14, 2014

Visitors

ベトナムのVAST-IETから、Nguyen Hoai Chau所長等、4名の方々が来訪されました。

April 10, 2014

Visitosr

Prof. Rajata Rajatanavin, President of Mahidol University in Thailand, toghether with 6 university members, visited ICBiotech.。

April 04, 2014

New students

New students were assigned to ICBiotech. One B3 student (Chemistry-Biology Combined Major Program) and 5 B4 students to Nihira laboratory and 6 B4 students and 1 M1 student to Fujiyama laboratory.

April 03, 2014

Dr. Thesis Oral Defense

One Ph.D. student in ICBiotech had oral presentation for the defence of his Dr thesis on Mar.26

March 26, 2014

Seminar

The following seminars was held.
Date: 25/Mar, 10:00-12:00
Place: International Center for Biotechnology (α 401 seminar room) at Osaka University
Presenter 1:
Dr. NGUYEN KIM NU THAO (from IMBT Vietnam National University, Hanoi)
Title: Bioactive compounds from actinomycetes isolated in Vietnam
Presenter 2:
Prof. Bertrand Aigle (from Faculty of Sciences and Technologies, University of Lorraine)
Title: Search of novel natural products : what we learn from the genome of Streptomyces ambofaciens ATCC23877

March 25, 2014

Visitors

29 visitors from Council of Engineering Deans of Thailand came to ICBiotech. They got explanation on outlines, internationally collaborative activities and researches of ICBiotech from Prof. Nihira, then took a tour of Nihira lab. and Fujiyama lab. At each laboratory, they could see how students from Thailand work for the research at ICBiotech, Osaka Univ.

March 13, 2014

Visit of the researcher (SSSV)

Ms. Kanokjun Jaiboon, Ms. Aeujkum Saengwong and Ms.Parichat Into from Kasetsart University in Thailand visited the ICBiotech. They will make study at Fujiyama laboratory for 3 weeks.

March 10, 2014

Visit of the researcher (The program for promoting the improvement of research universities)

Prof. Aigle Bertrand from Universite de Lorraine, Faculte des Sciences et Technologies in France visited the ICBiotech. He will make his research at Nihira laboratory for 1 month.

March 03, 2014

Visit of the researcher

Dr. Niran Roongsawang from BIOTEC in Thailand visited the ICBiotech. He will make his research at Fujiyama laboratory for 3 months.

March 03, 2014

JSPS Asian CORE Program

The second domestic conference of JSPS Asian CORE Program in 2013 titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”; was held at ICBiotech on March 3.

March 03, 2014

Master Thesis presentation

Nine students in ICBiotech (Japanese course) have successfully defended their Master’s thesis.。

February 27, 2014

Visit of the researcher (SSSV)

Mr. Kantinan Leetanasaksakul from Kasetsart University in Thailand and Ms. Nuttiporn Yabueng from Chulalongkorn University in Thailand visited the ICBiotech. They will make study at Fukui laboratory and Fujiyama laboratory for 1 month.

February 26, 2014

Seminar

The following seminars were held.
Date: 24/Feb, 13:30-15:00
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University

Presenter 1:
Dr. Punchapat Sojikul (from Mahidol University, Thailand)
Title: Genome-wide analysis of gene expression profiles during cassava storage root initiation

Presenter 2:
Dr. Rosella Franconi (from ENEA: Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development, Italy)
Title: Plant-derived Vaccines for the Immunotherapy of Human Papillomavirus-related Cancers

February 24, 2014

Visit of the researcher (SSSV)

Four students from King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi in Thailand are participating in the Short Stay and Short Visit Program supported by JASSO. One is staying at Fujiyama laboratory, one is staying at Kinooka laboratory and Two are staying at Nihira laboratory about 1 month.

February 19, 2014

Visit of the researcher (The program for promoting the improvement of research universities)

Dr. Nguyen Thao Kim Nu from Vetnam National University in Vetnam will make study at ICBiotech for 1.5 months.

February 13, 2014

Visit of the researcher (SSSV)

Mr. Nuttawat Wangrangsimagul from Mahidol University in Thailand visited the ICBiotech. He will make study at Ohtake laboratory for 1 month.

February 10, 2014

Visit of the researcher (The program for promoting the improvement of research universities)

Dr. Punchapat Sojikul from Mahidol University in Thailand will make study at ICBiotech for 1 month.

February 10, 2014

Report on the Vientiane Symposium : JSPS Asian CORE Program

The symposium was held in the settha palace Hotel, Vientiane, Laos, on January13. Seven five (75) people in attendance engaged in active discussion.
The symposium ended with a resounding success and was even published in an English newspaper in Laos.  PDF

February 04, 2014

Visit of the researcher (SSSV)

Ms. Areerat Kunanopparat from Kasetsart University in Thailand will make study at ICBiotech for 1 month.

February 01, 2014

Update

“Publication”-“Annual Report of ICBiotech” is updated.

January 27, 2014

Seminar

Mr.Ken-Ichi Kusumoto (National Food Research Institute, National Agriculture and Food Research Organization) will hold a seminar.
Date: February 5 (Wed.) 15:00-
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title: Genomic analysis of koji mold Aspergillus oryzae and investigation of novel enzymes by post-genomic approach for their industrial use

January 21, 2014

Visit of the researcher (SSSV)

Ms.Pirapan Polburee from Kasetsart University, Thailand will make her research at ICBiotech for 6 months.

January 07, 2014

Publication

ICBiotech has published “JSPS-NRCT JOINT SYMPOSIUM and YOUNG SCIENTISTS 2013 OSAKA”, a report of JSPS Asian CORE Program “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”

December 24, 2013

Information

JSPS Asian CORE program“Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresoures”
The following symposium will be held in Vientiane, Laos.
Director of ICBiotech, Prof. Takuya Nihira, Prof. Kazuhito Fujiyama, Associate Prof. Shigeru Kitani will attend it.

“JSPS-NRCT Vientian Symposium 2014”
Date: Jan.13, 2013
Venue: Settha Palace Hotel, Vientiane, Laos
For details, please visit the HP.

December 24, 2013

Start the recruitment of UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia 2014

We start the recruitment of the UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia 2014.
Click here for more information.

December 02, 2013

Visitor

Dr. AdemolaAdenle, Research Fellow, United Nations University visited ICBiotech on December 2.

December 02, 2013

Painting Donation

A beautiful painting by Ms. Harumi HORIUCHI has been donated to ICBiotech. The masterpiece named “NETTAI UKA” is currently display at the IRCB entrance hall.

December 02, 2013

Information

Director Prof. Takuya Nihira will make an invited talk at Asian Congress on Biotechnology (ACB2013) in New Delhi, India.http://www.acb2013.in/

November 26, 2013

Update

“UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia (JFIT project)” is updated.

November 15, 2013

Notice of seminar

Prof. Raymond Rodriguez (Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology University of California, Davis) will hold a seminar.
Date: December 10 (Tue.) 14:30-15:30
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title: Expression of Recombinant Human Butyrylcholinesterase (rhBuChE) in Nicotiana benthamiana and its Postproduction In‐vitro Glycan Modification

November 05, 2013

Visitor

Students listened to explanations from Prof. Fujiyama about long and fruitful collaborative history between ICBiotech and KMUTT or Thailand. Then they moved to Fujiyama Lab. and Kino-oka Lab. (Graduate School of Engineering).
They felt more familiarization with Osaka University to know Prof. Emeritus Yoshida (participating this activity with them) had been the supervisor of their high school’s director and to hear experiences from graduate students from Thailand.

November 05, 2013

Seminar

Dr. Jarunya Narangajavana(Associate Professor, Center for Cassava Molecular Biotechnology, Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand) held seminar on Oct. 29.
 
Title:Cassava Molecular Breeding and Functional Genomics -A Research Consortium in Thailand-

October 31, 2013

Progress Report Meeting of UNESCO Biotechnology School

The UNESCO Biotechnology School students who are doing research at laboratories in Osaka University, presented their progress in research. Four members had finished one-quarter of their research period in Japan, reported their progress and answered questions. We got suggestions, comments and advices will help their research results.

October 31, 2013

Update

“Cooperative Research Station (CRS)”– “Activities” is updated.

October 29, 2013

Visit of the researcher (Short stay)

Ms. Rujiralai Poontawee from Kasetsart University, Thailand visits ICBiotech to make research, staying for 3 weeks.

October 12, 2013

Visitor

The delegates from National Taiwan University visited Osaka University on 10th October, 2013.
-Prof. Ming-Liang Kuo, Dean, College of Life Science
-Prof. Hsinyu Lee, Director, Center for International Academic Exchanges,College of Life Science
-Prof. Shan-Chwen Chang, Dean, College of Medicine
-Prof. Tsai-Kun Li, Assoc. Dean, Office for International Affairs, College of Medicine/Prof. of Department of Microbiology
After the self-introductions of National Taiwan University and 3 participants of Osaka University (Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Graduate School of Medicine and International Center for Biotechnology), we discussed promotion for academic and research exchange.

October 10, 2013

New Students

Two students in International Program of “Frontier Biotechnology” (English course) were assigned to ICBiotech; 1 to Nihira lab. and 1 to Fujiyama lab.

October 09, 2013

Report meeting of SSSV

Graduate school students, who participated “Short Stay and Short Visit Progtam 2013”, presented their experiences on i) research at Thai university/institution and ii) life in Thailand.

October 09, 2013

Seminar

Assoc. Prof. Sun-Uk Choi (Department of Food Science and Biotechnology, Kyungnam University, Republic of Korea) held a seminar.
Date: October 2 (Wed.) 13:00-14:00
Place: Suntory Memorial Hall (C3-531) at Osaka University
Title: Regulatory genes for Secondary Metabolite Production in Actinomycetes

October 02, 2013

Visit of the researcher (Short stay)

Ms. Neeranuch Changthong from KMUTT, Thailand and Ms. Subenya Injamp from Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Thailand visit ICBiotech to make research, staying for 1 month.

October 01, 2013

Commencement Ceremony

Commencement Ceremony in Biotechnology Course was held on Sep. 25. In ICBiotech, five students received their Master’s Degree in International Program of “Frontier Biotechnology” (English course) from Osaka University.

September 25, 2013

Update

“Publication” is updated.

September 20, 2013

Visit of the researcher (Short stay)

Mr. KULDANAI PATHOMPITAKNUKUL from Mahidol University, Thailand visits ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 1 month.

September 15, 2013

UNESCO One-month lab revisit program

The researchers of UNESCO training project for FY 2013(One-month lab revisit program) came to Japan on 31st of August and have done research at Tohoku U., Kyoto U, Kyushu U. and Osaka U.. The debrief meeting was held on 4th of September at ICBiotech and researchers reported how they accomplished their research in one month. After that, Prof. Fujiyama strongly asked them to spread and share their experience in Japan to students and researchers around them after returning their home country and this year’s project finished with a huge success.

September 04, 2013

Seminar

Dr. Hiroshi Kinoshita (Assistant Professor, ICBiotech, Osaka University) will hold seminar.
Date: September 5 (Thu.)
Place: Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
Title: Secondary metabolites produced by microorganisms

Date: September 6 (Fri.)
Place: Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Thailand
Title: Functional analysis of iron-deficiency responsive gene in a two-component system in Burkholderia pseudomallei
※ Join as chairperson

September 03, 2013

Seminar

Dr. Takao Ohashi (Assistant Professor, ICBiotech, Osaka University) will hold seminar.
Date: September 11 (Wed.)
Place: Department of microorganisms, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Date: September 12 (Thu.) and 13 (Fri.)
Place: BIOTEC (Thailand )
Seminar:Seminar on Yeast Biotechnology: from Fundamental to Industry
Title: Glycoengineering for the potential pharmaceutical protein production in the fission yeast Schizosaccharomyces pombe

September 03, 2013

Update

“Organization”- “Visiting Professor/ Scholars” is updated.

September 02, 2013

Visitor

Ms. Boonyarat Suwanchinda, Manager, International Relations Division, Office of the President, Mahidol University visited ICBiotech on August 21.

August 27, 2013

Press release

Activity of ICBiotech and biotechnology building was published in the morning paper of the Yomiuri Shimbun August 11 because of the completion of the international exchange center for biotechnology at Osaka University.

August 26, 2013

UNESCO – Training project

14 researchers from China, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, Bangladesh, Indonesia and Mongol arrived at ICBiotech to participate the UNESCO training project for FY 2013 (One-month lab revisit program). Opening ceremony and reception were held on 1 August. They will do research and have discussion at assigned labs at Osaka U, U of Tokyo, Kyoto U and Kyushu U until 6 September.

August 22, 2013

Visit of the researcher

Assoc.Prof.Choi Un-Suk (Kyungnam University,Korea) visits our ICBiotech to make researches,staying for 6 months.

August 22, 2013

Opening Ceremony of the International Research Complex for Biotechnology

Opening Ceremony of the International Research Complex for Biotechnology was held at Icho Kaikan in Osaka University on August 2. Following the renovation of the old building and the construction of the new one, ICB has relocated to its new home last May 20, 2013.ICBiotech has started its activities. Photos

August 13, 2013

UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia

UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia was held at Icho Kaikan in Osaka University on August 2. Honorable guests, and UNESCO officials and scholars from various countries kindly attended as we commence this year’s UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia Program.This opening ceremony was introduced to the home page of the Thai Embassy in Tokyo, Japan.Photos

August 13, 2013

Update ” Lists of visitors to ICBiotech from abroad “

We have updated the HP information about the lists of visitors to ICBiotech from abroad. Link

August 12, 2013

JSPS Asian CORE Program

JSPS Asian CORE Program:
Joint Symposium2013 and Young Scientist Seminar 2013 Osaka
August 3(Sat.)
・JSPS-NRCT Joint Symposium 2013

August 4(Sun.) 5(Mon.)
・JSPS-NRCT Young Scientist Seminar 2013 Osaka


Joint Symposium and Seminar were held at Suntory Memorial Hall in Osaka University.It ended with great success of the 270 participants.
PhotosHP

August 12, 2013

Vietnam-Japan Joint Symposium

JSPS Bilateral Joint Research Project between Vietnam and Japan was held at Suntory Memorial Hall in Osaka University on August 5.

August 09, 2013

Seminar (UNESCO – Training project)

We had a seminar by Dr. SUMIDA Seizo, Japan Bioindustry Association(JBA), on August 1.
Title: Research Cooperation in Compliance with the Convention on Biological Diversity
* Supported by Official Development Assistance Grants for UNESCO Activities, MEXT.

August 08, 2013

Seminar

We had a seminar by Dr. ITO Michiho, Visiting Assoc. Prof. of ICBiotech, (Assoc. Prof. of Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyoto Univ.)on July 31.UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia and UNESCO – Training project trainees took part in this seminar.

August 08, 2013

Opening Ceremony of the International Research Complex for Biotechnology

Opening Ceremony of the International Research Complex for Biotechnology was held at Icho Kaikan in Osaka University on August 2. Following the renovation of the old building and the construction of the new one, ICB has relocated to its new home last May 20, 2013.ICBiotech has started its activities.

August 02, 2013

Master Thesis Presentation

Five students in ICBiotech (English course) have successfully presented a defense of their master thesis.

July 30, 2013

Update “JSPS Asian CORE Program”

We have updated the HP information about JSPS-NRCT Joint Symposium 2013 and JSPS-NRCT Young Scientist Seminar 2013 Osaka at JSPS Asian CORE Program in 2013 titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”.

July 16, 2013

Visitor

Asst. Prof. Anak Khantachawana, Assistant to the president for International Affairs, KMUTT visited ICBiotech on July 4.

July 04, 2013

SSSV

M1 students of Nihira lab. and Fujiyama lab. will participate in the Short Visit Program (SV) supported by JASSO and stay from 5 Aug. to 9 Sep. at the following Universities; 3 students at Mahidol University, 3 at Kasetsart University, 3 at KMUTT, 2 at Chulalongkorn University, and 1 at BIOTEC, Thailand.

June 28, 2013

Seminar (UNESCO – Training project)

Dr. Seizo Sumida ( Japan Bioindustry Association (JBA)) will hold seminar.
Date: August 1 (Thu.) 13:15 – 16:15
Place: ICBiotech newly built building(α) 5th floor seminar room
Title: Research Cooperation in Compliance with the Convention on Biological Diversity Photos
* Supported by Official Development Assistance Grants for UNESCO Activities, MEXT.

June 28, 2013

Information

We established new page which shows he lists of visitors to ICBiotech from abroad.
Link

June 24, 2013

Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program

Joint Symposium and Seminar will be held at Suntory Memorial Hall(C3-531), Osaka University. The campus map
August 3(Sat.)
JSPS-NRCT Joint Symposium on Bioproduction Platform
August 4(Sun.) 5(Mon.)
JSPS-NRCT Young Scientist Seminar 2013 Osaka
program https://www.icb.osaka-u.ac.jp/AC-J/index.html

June 24, 2013

Seminar

Dr. Duong Van Hop(Viet Nam National University, Hanoi) held seminar from 16:30 of June 12 in
Seminar room of the 5th floor
Title: Current research activities of microbial diversity and some application research activities at IMBT

June 20, 2013

Information

The renovation of old ICBiotech building and construction of new building have completed. ICBiotech has moved to the newly built building from 20th May, 2013. Now the newly built building is named α building and renovated building is named ß building.
*2-1, Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, Japan
ICBiotech Center Office: Newly built building(α)5th floor
Nihira Lab.:Newly built building(α)4th floor
Fujiyama Lab.:Newly built building(α)3rd floor
Telephone numbers have not changed.

June 10, 2013

Opening Ceremony of the UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia

The Opening Ceremony of The UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia will be held at Icho Kaikan, Osaka University on the 2nd of August from 9:00 am.

June 10, 2013

Opening Ceremony of International Research Complex for Biotechnology

The Opening Ceremony of International Research Complex for Biotechnology will be held in Icho Kaikan, Osaka University on the 2nd of August from 11:30 am.

June 10, 2013

Visitor

Asst. Prof. Tippawan Pinvanichkul, Vice President for Property and Finance, KMUTT, Asst. Prof. Woranuch Kerdsinchai, Head of science, KMUTT, Dr. Wanna Temsiripoj, Office of the President, KMUTT, Asst. Prof. Anak Khantachawana, Assistant to the president for International Affairs, KMUTT visited ICBiotech on May 14.

May 14, 2013

Prof. Fujiyama visits Yogyakarta Indonesia from May 5 to 14 and gives a presentation as a invited speaker at workshop which is held at Gadja Mada University. He also has meeting with members of Higher Education Bureau of Indonesia.

Prof. Fujiyama visits Yogyakarta Indonesia from May 5 to 14 and gives a presentation as a invited speaker at workshop which is held at Gadja Mada University. He also has meeting with members of Higher Education Bureau of Indonesia.

May 10, 2013

New students

New students were assigned to ICBiotech. 5 B4 students and 1 M1 student to Nihira Lab. and 5 B4 students to Fujiyama Lab.

April 25, 2013

Visitor

Prof. Dra. A. Endang Sutariningsih Soetarto from Faculty of Biology, Universitas Gadjah Mada visited ICBiotech on April 16. She is an alumna of 5th UNESCO International Post-Graduate University Course in Microbiology course(1977-1978).

April 25, 2013

JSPS Asian CORE Program

The first domestic conference of JSPS Asian CORE Program in 2013 titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”; was held at GSE Common East on April 22. Members from Hokkaido University, Tokyo University, Mie University, Toyama Prefectural University, Kyushu University and Osaka University took part in the conference.

April 25, 2013

Visitor

Dr. Hugo Vits (General manager,Shell Technology Center Bangalore,India) visited ICBiotech on Mar.29.

April 01, 2013

Visitor

Dr. Vu Ngoc Long : Director, Southern Institute of Ecology (SIE) VAST (Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology)
Dr. Le Quynh Lien : Researcher, IMBC/VAST
Ms. Pham Thi Phuong : Specialist of Intellectual Property, VAST
visited ICBiotech on Mar. 22.

March 25, 2013

Personnel

A meeting of the ICBiotech steering committee was held on Mar. 14 and Prof. Takuya NIHIRA was selected as Director for a second term.
Term: Apr.1 2013 to Mar. 31 2015

March 14, 2013

Visitor

Ms. Pirawan, Mr. Nuttakrit, Mr. Chaiyong, students from KMUTT(King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi) , Thailand, participating Exchange program between Graduate School of Engineering, visited ICBiotech on Mar. 15.

March 14, 2013

UNESCO Program

We held a consortium in Thailand on Feb. 27 and had discussions about the Unesco Biotechnology school in Asia.

March 10, 2013

Publication

Report of UNESCO training project for FY 2012 (One-month lab revisit program) was published.
https://www.icb.osaka-u.ac.jp/publication.html

March 09, 2013

Publication

ICBiotech has published “Annual Report of ICBiotech�@Vol32 2010”
https://www.icb.osaka-u.ac.jp/publication.html

March 09, 2013

Visitor

Dr. Bundit Fungtammasan (KMUTT: Vice-president, King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi) visited ICBiotech on Feb.22.

March 09, 2013

Publication

ICBiotech has published “YSS2012 HANOI” a report of JSPS Asian CORE Program.
https://www.icb.osaka-u.ac.jp/AC-J/workshopfile.html

March 09, 2013

ICBiotech Seminar

Dr. Sutipa Tanapongpipat (BIOTEC, Thailand) held seminar on Feb. 21.
Title: Thermotolerant methylotrophic yeast isolated in Thailand with potential use for heterologous protein expression

February 21, 2013

Master Thesis Presentation

Six students in ICBiotech (Japanese course) have successfully presented a defense of their master thesis.

February 19, 2013

Visiting Research Scholar

Dr. Nguyen Kim Nu Thao from Vietnam National University Hanoi visited the ICBiotech for researches, staying for 2 months.

February 01, 2013

Visiting Research Scholar

Dr. Sutipa Tanapongpipat from BIOTEC, Thailand visited the ICBiotech for researches, staying for 1 month and a half.

January 15, 2013

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Dr. Prijambada, Irfan Dwidya (Professor of Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia) visited ICBiotech on Dec.19.

December 19, 2012

Update “JSPS Asian CORE Program”

JSPS Asian CORE Program”Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”is updated.
https://www.icb.osaka-u.ac.jp/AC-J/index

December 12, 2012

Information from CRS(Bangkok,Thailand)

The following the ceremony will be held in Bangkok, 19th in Dec. “The Ceremony in the 10th anniversary of Cooperative Reserach Station in Southeast Asia International Center for Biotechnology, Osaka University and Mahidol University and Osaka Univaersity Collaborative Research chenter for Bioscience and Biotechnology”
Place :Pullman Bangkok King Power Tentative Programyear
Tentative Program

December 04, 2012

UNESCO Program

Prof. Fujiyama visited the students who have training in UNESCO BIotechnology School in Asia, which our center is working for.

Kasetsart University-Mr.Troung Ngoc Quang and Dr. Savitree Limtong

Chulalongkorn-Mr.Phonepaseuth Phongphayboun and Dr. Tanapat Palaga(Department Head)

Mahidol University-Mr.Ban Mab and Mr. Sieng Darith

November 15, 2012

UNESCO Program

The prospectus of UNESCO BIotechnology School in Asia for 2013 was released.

November 13, 2012

Update “JSPS Asian CORE Program”

JSPS Asian CORE Program”Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”is updated.
https://www.icb.osaka-u.ac.jp/AC-J/index

November 08, 2012

Seminar

Dr. Jarunya Narangajavana(Associate Professor, Center for Cassava Molecular Biotechnology, Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand) held seminar on Oct. 29.
Title: Cassava Molecular Breeding and Functional Genomics(PDF) -A Research Consortium in Thailand-

October 31, 2012

UNESCO Program

We held a meeting at Kobe Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Oct. 25 and had discussions about the Unesco Biotechnology school in Asia. It was attended 16 participants from Indonesia, Phillipine, Thailand, Vietnam and UNESCO Jakarta.

October 26, 2012

Infomation

Due to construction and renovation, we have temporarily moved our lab and office and scheduled to stay until the end of March, 2013. New addresses are as follows(In same campus as before);
Nihira lab: U1E Bldg 11F 1110
Fujiyama lab: C3 Bldg 331B
Office: U1E Bldg 9F 910
We retain the same phone numbers. The campusmap

October 23, 2012

Visitor

Sakarindr Bhumiratana, President, KMUTT, Morakot Tanticharoen, Advisor to the President, KMUTT, Anak Khantachawana, Assistant to the president for International Affairs, KMUTT, Apiradee Hongsthong, Adjunct Research from BIOTEC, At Pilot Plant, KMUTT visited ICBiotech on Oct. 10.

October 15, 2012

JSPS Asian CORE Program

JSPS Asian CORE Program titled “JSPS Asian CORE YSS in Hanoi 2012” is held in Hanoi, Vietnam on Oct. 4-5.
Director of ICBiotech, Prof. Takuya Nihira, Assistant Prof. Hiroshi Kinoshita, Assistant Prof. Takao Ohashi, Doctor course student, Mr. Ishido, Master course student, Mr. Kanazawa and 6 other members from the other department from Osaka University attend it.

October 04, 2012

Commencement Ceremony

Commencement Ceremony in Biotechnology Course was held on Sep. 28. In ICBiotech, three persons recieved their Master’s Degree in International program of Frontier Biotechnology (English course) from Osaka University.

October 03, 2012

New Students

Three studesnts in International program of Frontier Biotechnology (English course) were assigned in ICBiotech; 2 to Nihira lab. and 1 to Fujiyama lab.

October 03, 2012

Defence

One Ph.D. student in ICBiotech has successfully defended her doctor thesis on Sep.24.

September 27, 2012

Visitor

Dr. Benvenuto Eugenio,Donini Marcello,Nardi Luca(ENEA: Italian National agency for new technologies, Energy and sustainable economic development) visited ICBiotech on Sep.18-19.

September 20, 2012

Seminar

Dr. Marcello Donini(Senior Scientist, ENEA Biotechnology Laboratory, Rome, Italy) and Dr. Rakhi Chaturvedi(Associate Professor, Department of Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, India) held seminars at C3-432 on Sep. 18.

September 20, 2012

JSPS Asian CORE Program

Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program titled “Next-Generation
Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”;
The following conferences will be held in Hanoi, Vietnam in October.
-JSPS Young Scientist Seminar 2012
Date: Oct. 4-5, 2012
Venue:Institute of Microbiology and Biotechnology (IMBT)
-JSPS Coordinator Meeting 2012
Date: Oct. 6, 2012
Venue: Pan Horizon Hanoi
For details, please refer the following programs;
JSPS Asian CORE Program
seminar

September 07, 2012

UNESCO ODA

9 researchers from China, India, Pakistan, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam arrived at ICBiotech to participate the UNESCO training project for FY 2012(One-month lab revisit program). Opening ceremony and reception were held on 30 August. Hubert J. GIJZEN, Director of UNESCO Office in Jakarta, and Takashi Asai, MEXT, also attended to make a welcome speech.They will do research and have discussion at assigned labs at Osaka U, U of Tokyo, Kyoto U and Kyushu U until 8 or 27 September.

September 06, 2012

JSPS Asian CORE Program

Dr. Lien Ha Tran(Hanoi University of Science and Technology) visited ICBiotech and had discusson with Prof. Nihira, Prof. Fujiyama, Dr. Sumimura(Osaka university Global Collaboration Center), and Mr. Mukai(International Affairs Division, Osaka University) on 31 August.

September 06, 2012

UNESCO-ODA Program

The UNESCO One-month Lab Revisit program will start from 30 August. Opening will be held on 30 August at Suntory Memorial Hall, and lectures will be given on 30-31 August.
For more details, please see link. →Program of Lectures and Discussion

August 28, 2012

SSSV

M1 students of Nihira lab and Fujiyama Lab participated in the Short Stay and Short Visit Program supported by JASSO and stay from 5 Aug. to 9 Sep. at the following Universities; 2 students at Mahidol University, 2 at KMUTT, 3 at Kasetsart University, and 3 at Chulalongkorn University, Thailand.

August 10, 2012

JICA/JST

As a part of International Cooperation Agency’s project, ICBiotech accepts a resercher from the project of “Research and Development of Therapeutic Products against Infectious Diseases, especially Dengue Virus Infection”.
Term of stay: 2 – 29 Sep. 2012
Researcher:Ms. Ousana Boonlucksanawong, Mahidol University
Hosting Lab: Nihira Lab

August 03, 2012

SSSV

Seven students from Mahidol University, Thailand, KMUTT, Thailand, Kasetsart University, Thailand are participating in the Short Stay and Short Visit Program supported by JASSO. One is staying at Harashima lab, one is staying at Nihira lab and five are staying at Fujiyama lab about three weeks.

July 17, 2012

Visitor

Seven sutudents from Kouzu High school visited ICBiotech on July 7.  Click here for photograph

July 17, 2012

Update

The result of screening for UNESCO training project for FY2012 is updated.

July 17, 2012

SSSV

Prof. Fujiyama and Prof Miyamoto(GLOCOL) gave a briefing session for student about SSSV program at seminar room of ICBiotech center on June 29.

July 03, 2012

Promotion

Assistant professor Kitani was promoted to Associate professor on July.1.

July 03, 2012

Personnel

Yoshida Toshiomi, Professor Emeritus of Osaka university, take up the post of Visiting Professor on Jusy 1. He was a previous chairman of ICBiotech.

July 03, 2012

JSPS Asian CORE Program

The first domestic conference of JSPS Asian CORE Program in 2012 titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”; was held at GSE Common East on Jan.16.
https://www.icb.osaka-u.ac.jp/AC-J/index

July 03, 2012

New Researcher

Sompong Tabunhan, Kohn Kaen University, Thailand, visits our ICBiotech on June 11 to make researches, staying until Feb.10.

June 14, 2012

Update

“Organization”- “Visiting Professor/ Scholars” is updated.

June 14, 2012

JSPS Asian CORE Program

Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”; The following conferences will be held in Hanoi, Vietnam in October.
-JSPS YSS2012
 Date: Oct. 5, 2012
Uploaded the pictures at Bangkok Seminar
-JSPS Asian CORE “The Young Scientist Seminar2011”
-JSPS Asian CORE “Joint Seminar 2011”

May 29, 2012

New Students

B4 Japanese studesnts were assigned, 5 to Nihira lab., 5 to Fujiyama lab. in ICBiotech on Apr.6.

April 19, 2012

New Resercher

Ronilo Jose D. Flores from Philippine was assigned to Fujiyama Lab. in ICBiotech on Apr.9.

April 19, 2012

Promotion

Assistant professor Misaki was promoted to Associate professor on Apr.16.

April 19, 2012

Seminer Schedule

Prof. Takuya Nihira was invited as international speaker to Annual convention & Scientific Meeting, held on May 10-11 in Cagayan De oro City, Philippine.
Prof. Takuya Nihira and Prof. Kazuhito Fujiyama will attend Preparation for JFIT/Science Annual Review Meeting 2012, held on May 21-22 in Jakarta, Indonesia.

April 19, 2012

New Resercher

We held a consortium in Thailand on Apr. 10 and had discussions about the Unesco Biotechnology school in Asia.

April 19, 2012

Seminar

We had a seminar by Dr. Sakai from medical Mycology Research Center (MMRC), Chiba University on Mar.16.
Title: Functional analysis of lectins in Aspergillus fumigatus演題:Functional analysis of lectins in Aspergillus fumigatus

March 21, 2012

UNESCO Program

「UNESCO Biotechnology School in Asia」was officially approved.

March 07, 2012

Publication

ICBiotech has published “Annual Report of ICBiotech Vol31 2009”
https://www.icb.osaka-u.ac.jp/publication.html
Only Table of Contents are available.
https://www.icb.osaka-u.ac.jp/AnnuRep/AnnuRep31/contents.pdf

March 05, 2012

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Four students in ICBiotech (Japanese course) have successfully presented a defense of their master thesis on Mon. 20.

February 29, 2012

As a part of International Cooperation Agency’s project, ICBiotech accepts 2 reserchers from the project of “Research and Development of Therapeutic Products against Infectious Diseases, especially Dengue Virus Infection”.

As a part of International Cooperation Agency’s project, ICBiotech accepts 2 reserchers from the project of “Research and Development of Therapeutic Products against Infectious Diseases, especially Dengue Virus Infection”.
Term of stay: 20 Feb.2012 – 27 Feb. 2012
Researchers:
Dr.Ms.Anicha Leuungchaichaweng Medical Scientist/ Medical Biotechnolog Center, Department of Medical Sciences Ministry of Public Health
Dr.Mr. Apichai Prachasupsap Medical scientist/ Medical Biotchnology Center, Department of Medical Sciences Ministry of Public Health
Hosting Lab: Fujiyama Lab

February 16, 2012

Dr. HOANG LE TUAN ANH (Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology

Dr. HOANG LE TUAN ANH (Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology
(VAST)Institute of Marine Biochemistry, Vietnum), who joined JSPS bilateral programs of joint research projects and seminars , visited ICBiotech on Feb.13.

February 13, 2012

Dr. Dewey D. Y. Ryu(Professor, Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of California, Davis ) visited ICBiotec and held a seminar on Feb.9.

Dr. Dewey D. Y. Ryu(Professor, Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of California, Davis ) visited ICBiotec and held a seminar on Feb.9.
Title: Recent Trends in Biotechnology

February 09, 2012

Prof. Takuya Nihira, Director of ICBiotech, gave a presentation as a invited speaker at the 3rd General Assembly of the JSPS Alumni Forum of Thailand (JAFT) and JSPS-NRCT RONPAKU Medal Award Ceremony which was held at Siam City Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand.

Prof. Takuya Nihira, Director of ICBiotech, gave a presentation as a invited speaker at the 3rd General Assembly of the JSPS Alumni Forum of Thailand (JAFT) and JSPS-NRCT RONPAKU Medal Award Ceremony which was held at Siam City Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand.
Title:Research experience between Thailand and Japan with JSPS programs
http://jsps-th.org/?p=2149

February 03, 2012

Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”;
The following conferences was held in Bangkok, Thailand.

Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”;
The following conferences was held in Bangkok, Thailand.
-JSPS YSS2011
Date: Jan. 31, 2012
Venue: Faculty of Science, Mahidol University
-JSPS Joint Symposium2011
Date: Feb. 1, 2012
Venue: Imperial Queen’s Park Hotel
For details, please refer the following programs;
-JSPS YSS2011
-JSPS Joint Symposium2011

February 01, 2012

Dr. Prijambada, Irfan Dwidya (Professor of Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia) visits our ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 1 months.

Dr. Prijambada, Irfan Dwidya (Professor of Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia) visits our ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 1 months.

February 01, 2012

Prof. Takuya Nihira, Director of ICBiotech, gave a presentation as a invited speaker at The 23rd annual Meeting of the Thai Society for Biotechnology which was held at Imperial Queens Park Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand.

Prof. Takuya Nihira, Director of ICBiotech, gave a presentation as a invited speaker at The 23rd annual Meeting of the Thai Society for Biotechnology which was held at Imperial Queens Park Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand.
Title:Manipulation of secondary metabolism for obtainingnovel bioactive compounds
http://www.tsb2011.com/#

February 01, 2012

The 2nd domestic conference of JSPS Asian CORE Program in 2011 titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”; was held on Jan.16.

The 2nd domestic conference of JSPS Asian CORE Program in 2011 titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”; was held on Jan.16.

January 16, 2012

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Takada High School, Mie, visited ICBiotech on Dec.27.

December 27, 2011

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Dr.Soo-Hwan YEO(Fermentation & Food Processing Division, Department of Agro-food Resources National Academy of Agricultural Science, Korea) visited ICBiotech on Dec.22.

December 22, 2011

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7 Investigators of Vietnum goverment(i.e. Ministry of Education and Training、Ministry of Science and Technology, etc) visited ICBiotech on Dec.21.

December 21, 2011

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We had a seminar by Dr. Takao Ohashi, Assistant Professor, Department of ICBiotech, on Dec. 20
Title:Glycoengineering for therapeutic glycoprotein production in yeast.

December 20, 2011

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Dr. Prijambada, Irfan Dwidya (Professor of Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia) visited ICBiotech on Dec.19.

December 19, 2011

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Dr. Raymond L. Rodriguez (Professor, Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of California, Davis) visited ICBiotech and held a seminar on Dec.15.Dr.Rodrigues was a Visiting professor of IBC on 1988.
Title:Diet-Gene Interactions as a Nutridynamical System for Health and Disease Prevention.

December 15, 2011

[Visiting Researcher] Dr.Pitaksajjakul Pannamthip visits Fujiyama-lab

[Visiting Researcher] Dr.Pitaksajjakul Pannamthip visits Fujiyama-lab.
Lecture: Department of Social and Environmental Medicine, and Excellence Center for Antibody Research, Mahidol University
Term of stay: 12 Dec. 2011 – 19 Dec. 2011
Hosting Lab: Fujiyama Lab

December 13, 2011

Report of UNESCO training project for FY 2011 (One-month lab revisit program) was published.

Report of UNESCO training project for FY 2011 (One-month lab revisit program) was published.

December 12, 2011

Donation for flood affected Thailand, which was donated by labs and related labs of Department of Biotechnology, Graduate School of Engineering, was delivered to the Royal Thai Consulate-General, Osaka, by Prof. Nihira, Director of ICBiotech.

Donation for flood affected Thailand, which was donated by labs and related labs of Department of Biotechnology, Graduate School of Engineering, was delivered to the Royal Thai Consulate-General, Osaka, by Prof. Nihira, Director of ICBiotech.

December 07, 2011

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JSPS Asian CORE Program titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”, which is one of the international cooperation project of our center, has received the A levele valuation from the JSPS during the intermediate evaluation period.

December 02, 2011

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Five students in ICBiotech (English course) has successfully presented a defense of his doctor thesis.

November 28, 2011

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Dr. Nguyen Anh TUAN, Rector, and his group from Can Tho University, Vietnam visited ICBiotech on Nov. 8.

November 09, 2011

We had a seminar by Dr. Dana Ulanova, Research Fellow of ICBiotech, on Oct.17.

We had a seminar by Dr. Dana Ulanova, Research Fellow of ICBiotech, on Oct.17.

November 09, 2011

Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresour

Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”;
The following conferences held in Bangkok, Thailand, has been postponed as follows;
-JSPS Asian CORE Program Coordinator Meeting 2011; 30 Jan, 2012
-JSPS Young Scientsts Seminar 2011; 31 Jan, 2012
-JSPS Joint Symposium 2011; 1 Feb, 2012
For details, please refer the following programs;
JSPS YSS2011
JSPS Joint Symposium2011

November 07, 2011

Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources

Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”;
The following conferences scheduled to be held in Bangkok will be postponed due to severe floods.
-JSPS Asian CORE Program Coordinator Meeting 2011
-JSPS Young Scientsts Seminar 2011
-JSPS Joint Symposium 2011

October 25, 2011

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We had a seminar by Dr. Dana Ulanova, Research Fellow of ICBiotech, on Oct.17.
Title: Analysis of DeoR-family transcriptional regulators in Streptomyces avermitilits.

October 17, 2011

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We had a seminar by Dr. ITO, Michiho, Visiting Assoc. Prof. of ICBiotech, (Assoc. Prof. of Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyoto Univ.)on Oct.12.
Title:Sustainable Use of Medicinal Plant Resources in Indochina — Studies on Agarwood through a Combination of Field Surveys and Lab Experiments.

October 13, 2011

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Prof. Sakarindr Bhumiratana, President of KMUTT (Thailand) visited ICBiotech on Oct.4.

October 06, 2011

Five studesnts in International program of Frontier Biotechnology (English course) were assigned in ICBiotech; 4 to Nihira lab. and 1 to Fujiyama lab.

Five studesnts in International program of Frontier Biotechnology (English course) were assigned in ICBiotech; 4 to Nihira lab. and 1 to Fujiyama lab.

October 04, 2011

Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”;

Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”;
The following conferences will be held in Bangkok, Thailand in October.
-JSPS YSS2011
Date: Oct. 26, 2011
Venue: Faculty of Science, Mahidol University
-JSPS Joint Symposium2011
Date: Oct. 27, 2011
Venue: Imperial Queen’s Park Hotel
For details, please refer the following programs;
-JSPS YSS2011
-JSPS Joint Symposium2011

October 03, 2011

Commencement Ceremony in Biotechnology Course was held. In ICBiotech, five persons recieved their Master’s Degree in International program of Frontier Biotechnology (English course) from Osaka University.

Commencement Ceremony in Biotechnology Course was held. In ICBiotech, five persons recieved their Master’s Degree in International program of Frontier Biotechnology (English course) from Osaka University.






September 29, 2011

This is a seminar inform:We will have a seminar given by Assoc. Prof. ITO,Michiho(Kyoto Univ. , Japan), the Visiting Assoc. Prof. at ICBiotech,Osaka Univ.. We hope your participation.

This is a seminar inform:We will have a seminar given by Assoc. Prof. ITO,Michiho(Kyoto Univ. , Japan), the Visiting Assoc. Prof. at ICBiotech,Osaka Univ.. We hope your participation.
?Date; Oct. 12th(Wed), 2011, 14:30-16:00
Place; Room C3-531, Memorial Hall in Department of Biotechnology
Language; English
Title;Sustainable Use of Medicinal Plant Resources in Indochina ? Studies on Agarwood through a Combination of Field Surveys and Lab Experiments

September 26, 2011

This is a seminar inform: we will have a seminar given by Dr. Marasri from KMUTT in Thailand. She joined in our center in this september, and she will kindly give us a semiar.Details of the seminar is as follows:

This is a seminar inform: we will have a seminar given by Dr. Marasri from KMUTT in Thailand. She joined in our center in this september, and she will kindly give us a semiar.Details of the seminar is as follows:
?Date; Sep. 30th(Fri), 2011, 15:00-
Place; Room C3-531, Memorial Hall in Department of Biotechnology
Title; Microalgal Research @ KMUTT

September 26, 2011

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Presentation meeting by participants in the “Short Stay and Short Visit Program” supported by JASSO was held on Sep. 22.

September 22, 2011

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One Ph.D. student in ICBiotech has successfully defended her doctor thesis on Sep.20.

September 20, 2011

6 students from Mahidol University, Thailand, KMUTT, Thailand, Can Tho University, Viet Nam and Thai Binh Medical University, Viet Nam is participating in the Short Stay and Short Visit Program supported by JASSO

6 students from Mahidol University, Thailand, KMUTT, Thailand, Can Tho University, Viet Nam and Thai Binh Medical University, Viet Nam is participating in the Short Stay and Short Visit Program supported by JASSO. 2 are staying at Nihira lab and 3 are staying at Fujiyama lab for 3 weeks from 3 September.

September 05, 2011

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We had a seminar of Dr. Niran Roongsawang (BIOTEC,Thailand) at International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech) on Sep.1.
Title: BIOTEC Yeast Expression Platform Technology; Engineered microbes as efficient protein producers.

September 02, 2011

M1 students of Nihira lab and Fujiyama lab participated in the Short Stay and Short Visit Program supported by JASSO and stayed for 3 weeks from 6 August at the following Universities; 2 students at Mahidol University, Thailand, 3 at KMUTT, Thailand and 2 at Can Tho University, Viet Nam.

M1 students of Nihira lab and Fujiyama lab participated in the Short Stay and Short Visit Program supported by JASSO and stayed for 3 weeks from 6 August at the following Universities; 2 students at Mahidol University, Thailand, 3 at KMUTT, Thailand and 2 at Can Tho University, Viet Nam.

September 02, 2011

Dr. Marasri Ruengjitchatchawalya from King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand visits our ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 1 months.

Dr. Marasri Ruengjitchatchawalya from King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi, Thailand visits our ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 1 months.

September 01, 2011

In the UNESCO one month lab revisit program, lectures and discussion on the new UNESCO training course were held on 29 August.

In the UNESCO one month lab revisit program, lectures and discussion on the new UNESCO training course were held on 29 August.
For more details, please see link. →UNESCO training project for FY 2011

August 31, 2011

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We had a seminar of Dr. Kanokwan Poomputsa
(KMUTT,Thailand) at International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech) on August 25.
Title: Baculovirus and Applications: R&D at KMUTT

August 26, 2011

We would like to have a seminar of Dr. Niran Roongsawang (BIOTEC,Thailand) at International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech) on Sep.1.

We would like to have a seminar of Dr. Niran Roongsawang
(BIOTEC,Thailand) at International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech) on Sep.1.
Title: BIOTEC Yeast Expression Platform Technology; Engineered microbes as efficient protein producers.

August 26, 2011

5 researchers from Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam and Bangladesh arrived at ICBiotech and participated in the orientation.

5 researchers from Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam and Bangladesh arrived at ICBiotech and participated in the orientation.
They will do research and have discussion at assigned labs at Osaka U, Tohoku U and Kyushu U until 21 September.

August 26, 2011

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10 researchers from Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Vietnam and Bangladesh arrived at ICBiotech and participated in the orientation.
They will do research and have discussion at assigned labs at Osaka U, U of Tokyo, Kyoto U and Kyushu U until 27 August.

August 02, 2011

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Five students in ICBiotech (English course) has successfully presented a defense of his doctor thesis.

July 28, 2011

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Prof. Dr. Anas M. Fauzi, Vice President and Dr. Rinekso Sukmadi, Head of International Collaboration Office, Bogor Agricultural University (Indonesia) visited the ICBiotech.

July 25, 2011

The 1st domestic conference of JSPS Asian CORE Program in 2011 (titled Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources); was held on July 4.

The 1st domestic conference of JSPS Asian CORE Program in 2011 (titled Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources); was held on July 4.

July 15, 2011

Dr. Kanokwan Poomputsa from KMUTT, Thailand visits our ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 2 months.

Dr. Kanokwan Poomputsa from KMUTT, Thailand visits our ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 2 months.

July 01, 2011

Our manuscript has been published on Seibutsu-kogaku kaishi (2010 Vol. 89 no.6)

Our manuscript has been published on Seibutsu-kogaku kaishi (2010 Vol. 89 no.6)

June 24, 2011

Dr.Niran Roongsawang from BIOTEC, Thailand visited the ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 3 months.

Dr.Niran Roongsawang from BIOTEC, Thailand visited the ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 3 months.

June 20, 2011

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Associate Professor Nguyen Thanh Phuong and their group from Can Tho University, Nha Trang Pasteur Institute, Binh Dien Whole Sale Market Campany, Vietnam visited the ICBiotech.

June 20, 2011

Ms. Ousana Ongcharoenwut from Mahidol University in Thailand visits ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 3 weeks.

Ms. Ousana Ongcharoenwut from Mahidol University in Thailand visits ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 3 weeks.

June 14, 2011

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Professor Virendra Swarup Bisaria, from Dept. of Biochemical Eng. & Biotechnology, Ind’l Research and Development (IRD), Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi visited the ICBiotech.

June 03, 2011

We had a seminar of Dr. Punchapat Sojikul (Mahidol University, Thailand) at International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech).

We had a seminar of Dr. Punchapat Sojikul (Mahidol University, Thailand) at International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech).
Title:AFLP-based transcript profiling for cassava genome-wide expression analysis in the onset of storage root formation

May 24, 2011

B4 Japanese studesnts were assigned, 5 to Nihira lab., 5 to Fujiyama lab. in ICBiotech.

B4 Japanese studesnts were assigned, 5 to Nihira lab., 5 to Fujiyama lab. in ICBiotech.

April 05, 2011

Dr.Punchapat Sojikul from Mahidol University, Thailand visits our ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 2 month.

Dr.Punchapat Sojikul from Mahidol University, Thailand visits our ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 2 month.

April 04, 2011

Two students from Viet Nam & Indonesia in assingned to Nihira Lab. in ICBiotech.

Two students from Viet Nam & Indonesia in assingned to Nihira Lab. in ICBiotech.
One student from Thailand in FrontierLab@OsakaU assigned to Fujiyama Lab. in ICBiotech.

April 04, 2011

We would like to have a seminar of Prof. Busaba Yongsmith (Kasetsart Univ. in Thailand), the Visiting Professor relating to JSPS program to our International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech). Hope your participation.

– We would like to have a seminar of Prof. Busaba Yongsmith (Kasetsart Univ. in Thailand), the Visiting Professor relating to JSPS program to our International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech). Hope your participation.
Date; Mar. 22, 2011 (Tue) at 15:00
Place; Room C3-432, in Department of Biotechnology
Language; English
Title; Value creation of Monascus kaoliang KB9 and its Color Mutants

March 22, 2011

Vise President, Dr. Nguyen Huynh Minh Quyen from Viet Nam National University; VNU-Hanoi, visits to our ICBiotech to make researches relating to JSPS Asian CORE Program titled “next-genereation bioproduction platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresoruces”, staying for 3 weeks.

Vise President, Dr. Nguyen Huynh Minh Quyen from Viet Nam National University; VNU-Hanoi, visits to our ICBiotech to make researches relating to JSPS Asian CORE Program titled “next-genereation bioproduction platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresoruces”, staying for 3 weeks.

March 01, 2011

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-Three students in ICBiotech (Japanese course) have successfully presented a defense of their master thesis.

February 22, 2011

Information from JST/JICA program.

– Information from JST/JICA program.
* Dr. Prachasuphap Apichai (Thailand)
Medical Scientist/Medical Biotechnolog Center, Ministry of Public Health
* Dr.Pitaksajjakul Pannamthip (Thailand)F
Lecturer/Department of Social and Environmental Medicine
and Excellence Center for Antibody Research, Mahidol University
* Dr.Dhepakson Panadda (Thailand)F
Medical Technologist/Medical Biotechnology Center, Ministry of Public Health
Three researchers visits Fujiyama lab. in our ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 1 month.

February 07, 2011

– Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program in 2010 titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”;

– Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program in 2010 titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”;
The 2nd domestic conference in ICBiotech. building was held on January 17th.
Details: Refer to this page JSPS Asian CORE Program

January 17, 2011

Uploaded Website of Fujiyama laboratory in English.

Uploaded Website of Fujiyama laboratory in English.

January 06, 2011

We would like to have a seminar of Prof. UEDA, Mitsuyoshi (Kyoto Univ. in Japan), the Visiting Professor at International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech). Hope your participation.

– We would like to have a seminar of Prof. UEDA, Mitsuyoshi (Kyoto Univ. in Japan), the Visiting Professor at International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech). Hope your participation.
Date; Dec 14, 2010 (Tue) at 10:00 AM
Place; Room C3-531, Memorial Hall in Department of Biotechnology
Language; Japanese
Title; Tracing the Origin of Evolution at the Molecular Level. (translational)

December 14, 2010

Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program in 2010 titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”;

– Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program in 2010 titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”;
Uploaded the pictures at Hanoi Seminar
Oct 14th: JSPS Asian CORE “The Young Scientist Seminar2010”
Oct 15th: JSPS Asian CORE “Joint Seminar 2010”
Details: Refer to this page JSPS Asian CORE Program

December 13, 2010

We would like to have a seminar of Assoc.Prof. ARIOKA, Manabu(Univ. of Tokyo, in Japan), the Visiting Assoc. Professor at International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech). Hope your participation

– We would like to have a seminar of Assoc.Prof. ARIOKA, Manabu(Univ. of Tokyo, in Japan), the Visiting Assoc. Professor at International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech). Hope your participation.
Date; Dec 6, 2010 (Mon) at 2:00 PM
Place; Room C3-531, Memorial Hall in Department of Biotechnology
Language; Japanese
Title; Basic and applied researchs of Aspergillus oryzae

December 06, 2010

Ms. Mayura Janhom from Mahidol University in Thailand visits ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 2 weeks.

Ms. Mayura Janhom from Mahidol University in Thailand visits ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 2 weeks.

November 22, 2010

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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Quyen Dinh Thi from Viet Nam Academy of Science & Technology: VAST, Institute of Biotechnology: IBT, visits to our ICBiotech.

November 18, 2010

One student from Netherland in FrontierLab@OsakaU assigned to Nihira Lab. in ICBiotech.

One student from Netherland in FrontierLab@OsakaU assigned to Nihira Lab. in ICBiotech.

November 12, 2010

Four students including two in English course in ICBiotech gave their presentation of the results of their studies in 2010 Conference of the Society for Biotechnology Japan.

Four students including two in English course in ICBiotech gave their presentation of the results of their studies in 2010 Conference of the Society for Biotechnology Japan.

October 27, 2010

Dr. Benvenute and Dr.Donini from Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development(ENEA)visit and give a seminer for Fujiyama lab. in ICBiotech.

Dr. Benvenute and Dr.Donini from Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development(ENEA)visit and give a seminer for Fujiyama lab. in ICBiotech.

October 20, 2010

One student from Thailand in FrontierLab@OsakaU assigned to Nihira Lab. in ICBiotech.

One student from Thailand in FrontierLab@OsakaU assigned to Nihira Lab. in ICBiotech.

October 18, 2010

Research by Assistant Prof. Ryo Misaki in Fujiyama Lab. in ICBiotech. titled “Palmitoylated Ras proteins traffic through recycling endosomes to the plasma membrane during exocytosis.”

Research by Assistant Prof. Ryo Misaki in Fujiyama Lab. in ICBiotech. titled “Palmitoylated Ras proteins traffic through recycling endosomes to the plasma membrane during exocytosis.” appeared in the Japanese newspaper “The Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun (Business & Technology Daily News)” of 2010 Oct. 5th. — Japanese Only

http://www.nikkan.co.jp/news/nkx0720101005eaai.html
http://www.jst.go.jp/pr/announce/20101004/

October 18, 2010

– Information about a seminar of JSPS Asian CORE Program in 2010 titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”; Prof. Takuya Nihira acts as a representative and cooperates with Dr. Duong Van Hop (Institute of Microbiology and Biotechnology,Viet Nam National University, Hanoi) .

– Information about a seminar of JSPS Asian CORE Program in 2010 titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”; Prof. Takuya Nihira acts as a representative and cooperates with Dr. Duong Van Hop (Institute of Microbiology and Biotechnology,Viet Nam National University, Hanoi) .
Oct 14th: JSPS Asian CORE “The Young Scientist Seminar2010”
Oct 15th: JSPS Asian CORE “Joint Seminar 2010”
Language: English
Venue: Center for Women & Development in Hanoi, Viet Num
Details: Refer to this page JSPS Asian CORE Program

October 14, 2010

Dr. Arinthip Thamchaipenet from Kasetsart University in Thailand visits our ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 3 month.

Dr. Arinthip Thamchaipenet from Kasetsart University in Thailand visits our ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 3 month.

October 05, 2010

Two studesnts in International program of Frontier Biotechnology (English course) were assigned, 1 to Fujiyama lab., 1 to Nihira lab. in ICBiotech.

Two studesnts in International program of Frontier Biotechnology (English course) were assigned, 1 to Fujiyama lab., 1 to Nihira lab. in ICBiotech.

October 04, 2010

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– Intenational Collaboration Program of Graduate School for Faculty Development;http://www.icpgsfd-osaka-u.jp/index.html
Assistant Prof. Hiroshi Kinoshita in Nihira lab. in ICBiotech. attended to “Overseas FD Program 4th.” ;
California State University, Fullerton; 2010 Sep.20-Oct.3

October 03, 2010

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Commencement Ceremony in Biotechnology Course was held.
In ICBiotech, three persons recieved their Ph.D. and one person in International program of Frontier Biotechnology (English course) recived his Master’s Degree from OSAKA University.

September 29, 2010

Dr. Enkh-Amgalan Jigjiddorj from Mongolian Academy of Sciences visits our ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 1 month.

Dr. Enkh-Amgalan Jigjiddorj from Mongolian Academy of Sciences visits our ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 1 month.

September 28, 2010

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On September 1st, Dr. Takao OHASHI was assigned to Fujiyama laboratory in our International Center for Biotechnology as an assistant professor.

September 01, 2010

As a visiting researcher to Harashima lab. for JSPS Asian CORE Program, Dr. Chuenchit Boonchird from Mahidol University in Thailand visits our ICBiotech. , staying for 5 days.

As a visiting researcher to Harashima lab. for JSPS Asian CORE Program, Dr. Chuenchit Boonchird from Mahidol University in Thailand visits our ICBiotech. , staying for 5 days.

August 25, 2010

Related: Entrance Exam. of Graduate School of Engineering in OSAKA univ.

Related: Entrance Exam. of Graduate School of Engineering in OSAKA univ.

August 23, 2010

Related: 2010 Osaka University Explanatory Sessions — “Open Campus”

Related: 2010 Osaka University Explanatory Sessions — “Open Campus”

August 10, 2010

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One student in ICBiotech (English course) has successfully presented a defense of his doctor thesis.

August 05, 2010

Dr. Duenrut Chonudomkul from Kasetsart University in Thailand visits our ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 2 month

Dr. Duenrut Chonudomkul from Kasetsart University in Thailand visits our ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 2 month

August 03, 2010

Three Japanese graduate students in ICBiotech gave their presentation of the results of their studies in 2010 KAIST(Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology) – Osaka University Graduate Students Symposium

Three Japanese graduate students in ICBiotech gave their presentation of the results of their studies in 2010 KAIST(Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology) – Osaka University Graduate Students Symposium

July 22, 2010

-The following guests stay at ICBiotech from 20 – 21 July for the discussion on the UNESCO project.

-The following guests stay at ICBiotech from 20 – 21 July for the discussion on the UNESCO project.
1. Prof. Savitree Limtong (from Kasetsart University, Thailand)
2. Dr. Le Phi Nga (from Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam)
3. Dr. Francisco B. Elegado
(from University of the Phlippines Los Banos, Philippines)
4. Dr. Irfan D. Prijambada (from Gadjah Mada University, Indonesia)

July 20, 2010

We would like to have a seminar of the Visiting Professors at International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech).

We would like to have a seminar of the Visiting Professors at International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech).
Date: JUL 13th 2010 (Tue) at 3:00 PM
Place: Room C3-531, Memorial Hall in Department of Biotechnology
Language: English
Title:
Streptomyces antibiotic production: from regulation and metabolomics to synthetic biology
Speakers:
1. Eriko Takano
Assistant Professor
Rosalind Franklin Fellow Microbial Physiology University of Groningen
2. Prof. Dr. Rainer Breitling
SULSA Professor of Systems Biology, University of Glasgow
Honorary Professor of Computational Systems Biology, University of Groningen

July 13, 2010

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-One student in ICBiotech (English course) has successfully presented a defense of her doctor thesis.

July 05, 2010

Dr. Sourioudong SUNDARA from National Authority for Science and Technology, Science and Technology Research Institute in Laos visits our ICBiotech to set up a meeting for JSPS program, staying for 5 days.

Dr. Sourioudong SUNDARA from National Authority for Science and Technology, Science and Technology Research Institute in Laos visits our ICBiotech to set up a meeting for JSPS program, staying for 5 days.

July 02, 2010

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As part of Sicience Dialogue Program in JSPS, Dr. Ulanova, a post doctral fellow in ICBiotech., and Dr. Kitani, an assistant prof, gave a lecture in Mukogawa womans University Junior and Senior High school.
(in Japanese only) Refer to→ http://www.mukogawa-u.ac.jp/~JHS/ssh

June 05, 2010

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As part of Sicience Dialogue Program in JSPS, Dr. Ulanova, a post doctral fellow in ICBiotech., and Dr. Kitani, an assistant prof, gave a lecture in Mukogawa womans University Junior and Senior High school.
(in Japanese only) Refer to→ http://www.mukogawa-u.ac.jp/~JHS/ssh

June 05, 2010

JSPS Asian CORE Program pages are updated.

JSPS Asian CORE Program pages are updated.

June 01, 2010

UNESCO Conference on Capacity-Building in Life Science UNESCO Yogjakarta Conference in Indonesia was a great success.

UNESCO Conference on Capacity-Building in Life Science
UNESCO Yogjakarta Conference in Indonesia was a great success.

May 24, 2010

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Presidnt, Dr. Supachai Samappito and their group from Mahasarakham University in Thailand visits our ICBiotech.

May 12, 2010

Dr.Thao Sokunthia from Royal University of Phnom Penh in Cambodia visits our ICBiotech, staying for 2 days.

Dr.Thao Sokunthia from Royal University of Phnom Penh in Cambodia visits our ICBiotech, staying for 2 days.

May 06, 2010

“UNESCO Conference on Capacity-Building in Life Science” in Manila appears in Newsletter on the website of PSM (Philippine Society for Microbiology).

“UNESCO Conference on Capacity-Building in Life Science” in Manila appears in Newsletter on the website of PSM (Philippine Society for Microbiology).
See: http://www.philsocmicro.com/node/34

April 25, 2010

Engr. Ermie M. Bacarra (Chief, Human Resources and Institutional Development Division,Philippine Council for Advanced Science and Technology Research and Development (PCASTRD), Department of Science and Technology (DOST)) visits our ICBiotech.

Engr. Ermie M. Bacarra (Chief, Human Resources and Institutional
Development Division,Philippine Council for Advanced Science and
Technology Research and Development (PCASTRD), Department of Science and Technology (DOST)) visits our ICBiotech.

April 14, 2010

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sukathida Ubol from Mahidol University visits our ICBiotech.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sukathida Ubol from Mahidol University visits our ICBiotech.

April 13, 2010

Ms. Pattra Charnchai from Mahidol University in Thailand visits ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 2 weeks.

Ms. Pattra Charnchai from Mahidol University in Thailand visits ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 2 weeks.

April 12, 2010

B4 Japanese studesnts were assigned, 4 to Fujiyama lab., 5 to Nihira lab. in ICBiotech.

B4 Japanese studesnts were assigned, 4 to Fujiyama lab., 5 to Nihira lab. in ICBiotech.

April 05, 2010

Ten members (3 for Fujiyama lab. and 7 for Nihira lab.) in ICBiotech gave their presentation of the results of their studies in Annual Meeting of JSBBA, Japan Society for Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Agrochemistry, in University of Tokyo.

Ten members (3 for Fujiyama lab. and 7 for Nihira lab.) in ICBiotech gave their presentation of the results of their studies in Annual Meeting of JSBBA, Japan Society for Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Agrochemistry, in University of Tokyo.

March 27, 2010

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Sorry for the belated note,
-Three students in ICBiotech (Japanes1e course) have successfully presented a defense of their doctor thesis.

March 24, 2010

Dr. Nuttanan Sinchaipanid and Prof. Ampol Mitrevej from Mahidol Univ. in Thailand visits our ICBiotech.

Dr. Nuttanan Sinchaipanid and Prof. Ampol Mitrevej from Mahidol Univ. in Thailand visits our ICBiotech.

March 18, 2010

Mr. NGUYEN HUNG LONG, Ministry of health, Vietnam FOOD Administration, visits to our ICBiotech.

Mr. NGUYEN HUNG LONG, Ministry of health, Vietnam FOOD Administration, visits to our ICBiotech.

March 18, 2010

Ms. Ousana Boonlucksanawong from Mahidol University in Thailand visits ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 2 weeks.

Ms. Ousana Boonlucksanawong from Mahidol University in Thailand visits ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 2 weeks.

March 12, 2010

– We would like to have a seminar for Asian young researchers in the Asian CORE program titled “Asian CORE Mini-Symposium 2010 on Bioproduction Platform Leveraging Subtropical Microbial Bioresources”

– We would like to have a seminar for Asian young researchers in the Asian CORE program titled “Asian CORE Mini-Symposium 2010 on Bioproduction Platform Leveraging Subtropical Microbial Bioresources”

March 07, 2010

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-Four students in ICBiotech (Japanese course) have successfully presented a defense of their master thesis.

修士課程の学生4名の修士論文発表会が行われました。

February 22, 2010

-National University of Laos; NUOL, President Assoc. Prof. Soukkongseng SAIGNALEUTH et al. visit our ICBiotech.

-National University of Laos; NUOL, President Assoc. Prof. Soukkongseng SAIGNALEUTH et al. visit our ICBiotech.

February 19, 2010

UNESCO Conference on Capacity-Building in Life Science

UNESCO Manila Conference in Philippines was a great success.

February 08, 2010

Strategic International Cooperative Program entitled “Japan-Thailand Workshop”

-We would like to inform that NSTDA-JST Meeting for Collaboration will be held on 21-22 January, 2010. At NSTDA, Thailand Science Park, Pathumthani.
Prof. Harashima and Prof. Nihira are invited to be a guest speaker.

January 15, 2010

In the Asian Core Program (2009-2013) entitled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform Leveraging Subtropical Microbial Bioresorces”

– We would like to report that “The Young Scientist Srminar; Bioresorces: Their Potentioals & Applications” flourished and attracted on 14th Dec.

December 14, 2009

-Mr. Trinh Hong Son (National institute of nutrition) and Mr. Pham Ngoc Khai (Vise president, Thai Binh Medical College) visit our ICBiotech.

-Mr. Trinh Hong Son (National institute of nutrition) and Mr. Pham Ngoc Khai (Vise president, Thai Binh Medical College) visit our ICBiotech.

December 04, 2009

– We would like to have a seminar of Prof. Hwang Yong-Il (Dept. of Food Science and Biotechnology, Kyungnam University in Korea), the Visiting Professor at International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech)

We would like to have a seminar of Prof. Hwang Yong-Il (Dept. of Food Science and
Biotechnology, Kyungnam University in Korea), the Visiting Professor at International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech).
Date: Dec 1, 2009 (Wed) at 3:00 PM
Place: Room C3-531, Memorial Hall in Department of Biotechnology
Language: Japanese
Title: Streptomyces natalensis/produce/natamycin/biosynthesis/expression/

November 27, 2009

Dr Irfan D. Prijambada, Gadjah Mada University in Indonesia, visit our ICBiotech.

Dr Irfan D. Prijambada, Gadjah Mada University in Indonesia, visit our
ICBiotech.

November 24, 2009

-Prof.Jian-Jiang Zhong, School of Life Sciences & Biotechnology, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China, visit our ICBiotech.

-Prof.Jian-Jiang Zhong, School of Life Sciences & Biotechnology, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China, visit our ICBiotech.

November 24, 2009

One student (PhD course) has successfully presented her research results at following conference, and she recieved an award.

One student (PhD course) has successfully presented her research results at following
conference, and she recieved an award.
Conference Name: The 9th Fungal Molecular Biology Society of Japan (FMBSJ)
Venue: Yayoi Auditorium·Ichijo Hall/Annex, The University of Tokyo
Time: November 18-19, 2009
Website of conference: http://www.biochem.osakafu-u.ac.jp/~fmbsj/english/conference_e.html
Homepage of FMBSJ: http://www.biochem.osakafu-u.ac.jp/~fmbsj/english/toppage_e.html
Presentation title: Functional analysis of MokH, Zn(II)2Cys6 type transcriptional factor, in
monacolin K biosynthesis.
Authors: Kanae Sakai, Hiroshi Kinoshita, Takuya Nihira
Awards: The 2nd Poster Prizes for Students

November 18, 2009

– We would like to have a seminar of Associate Prof. AOTANI, Masayoshi (Kyoto Univ. in Japan),the Visiting Professor at International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech)

– We would like to have a seminar of Associate Prof. AOTANI, Masayoshi (Kyoto Univ. in Japan),the Visiting Professor at International Center for Biotechnology (ICBiotech).
Hope your participation.
Date: Nov 9, 2009 (Mon) at 2:00 PM
Place: Room C3-531, Memorial Hall in Department of Biotechnology
Language: English
Title: Production of bio-fuels and chemicals from biomass by consolidated bioprocessing using cell
surface engineered microbial cells.

November 06, 2009

UNESCO Conference on Capacity-Building in Life Science

– We would like to report that UNESCO Hanoi Conference in Vietnam flourished and attracted as many as 101 participants on 9th OCT. Please refer to UNESCO Conference page.

October 30, 2009

Dr. Tawatchai Sumpradit (from Fac. of Medical Science, Naresuan University, Thailand) visits ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 4 weeks.

Dr. Tawatchai Sumpradit (from Fac. of Medical Science, Naresuan University, Thailand) visits ICBiotech to make researches, staying for 4 weeks.

October 27, 2009

We would like to have a seminar for Asian young researchers in the Asian CORE program titled “Next-generation bioproduction platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”

– We would like to have a seminar for Asian young researchers in the Asian CORE program titled “Next-generation bioproduction platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”
Hope your participation.
Date: Dec. 14th, 2009 (Mon)
Place: CRS in Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
Details will be notified as soon as fixed.
Asian CORE program:
http://www.jsps.go.jp/english/e-asia/e-acore/acore.html

October 13, 2009

Prof. Dr. Endang SUKARA, Deputy Chairman for Life Science in Indonesian Institue of Science, visit our ICBiotech as a part of visiting Osaka University.

Prof. Dr. Endang SUKARA, Deputy Chairman for Life Science in Indonesian Institue of Science, visit our ICBiotech as a part of visiting Osaka University.

October 13, 2009

UNESCO Conference on Capacity-Building in Life Science

– We would like to report that UNESCO Bangkok Conference in Thailand flourished and attracted as many as 101 participants on 9th OCT. Please refer to UNESCO Conference page.

October 09, 2009

From the project titled ‘Establishment of bioproduction research center for Southeast Asian bioresources’ in 2006-2008, the proposal was published. Refer to Research and Education – Publication page.

From the project titled ‘Establishment of bioproduction research center for Southeast Asian bioresources’ in 2006-2008, the proposal was published. Refer to Research and Education -Publication page.

October 05, 2009

-New students were assigned to the laboratories in ICBiotech. three international student ( International Program of Frontier Biotechnology 2009 (English course)) are in the Molecular Microbiology Lab., the othesr one international student (International Program of Frontier Biotechnology 2009 (English course)) are in the Applied Microbiology.

-New students were assigned to the laboratories in ICBiotech. three international student ( International Program of Frontier Biotechnology 2009 (English course)) are in the Molecular Microbiology Lab., the othesr one international student (International Program of Frontier Biotechnology 2009 (English course)) are in the Applied Microbiology.

October 01, 2009

-Dr. Le Tan Duy, Vice president of Da-Nang Univ. in Vietnum, and Dr. Nguyen Hiep, Director, Office for Research, Graduate Education and International Cooperation visit our ICBiotech as a part of visiting Osaka University.

-Dr. Le Tan Duy, Vice president of Da-Nang Univ. in Vietnum, and Dr. Nguyen Hiep, Director, Office for Research, Graduate Education and International Cooperation visit our ICBiotech as a part of visiting Osaka University.

September 30, 2009

– One student in ICBiotech (English course, from Korea) has successfully presented a defence of his Doctor thesis.

– One student in ICBiotech (English course, from Korea) has successfully presented a defence of his Doctor thesis.

September 29, 2009

Two students in ICBiotech (English course, from Thailand) were guraduated from OSAKA University.

Two students in ICBiotech (English course, from Thailand) were guraduated from OSAKA
University.

September 28, 2009

One PhD course student (from the company) in ICBiotech was guraduated from OSAKA University

One PhD course student (from the company) in ICBiotech was guraduated from OSAKA University.

September 25, 2009

Two students in ICBiotech (English course, from Thailand) have successfully presented a defence of their master thesis.

Two students in ICBiotech (English course, from Thailand) have successfully presented a defence of their master thesis.

August 28, 2009

– One student in ICBiotech (PhD Japanese course, from Japan) has successfully presented her research results at following international conference, and she recieved an award.

One student in ICBiotech (PhD Japanese course, from Japan) has successfully presented her research results at following international conference, and she recieved an award.
Conference Name: Fifteenth International Symposium on the Biology of Actinomycetes (ISBA)
Venue: Shanghai, China
Time: August 20-25, 2009
Website: http://www.isba15.org/hydd.html
Presentation title: Autoregulator-signalling cascades in Streptomyces avermitilis
Authors: Kiyoko Miyamoto, Kenichiro Haruna, Sigeru Kitani, Haruo Ikeda, Takuya Nihira
Awards: Sueharu Horinouchi Prize

August 20, 2009

One student in ICBiotech (PhD English course, from Indonesia) has successfully presented her research results at following international conference, and she recieved two awards.

One student in ICBiotech (PhD English course, from Indonesia) has successfully presented her research results at following international conference, and she recieved two awards.

Conference Name: 42nd annual meeting of the Society of Invertebrate Pathology (SIP)
Venue: Park City, Utah, USA
Time: August 16-20, 2009
Website of Conference: http://utahsip.org/
Homepage of SIP: http://www.sipweb.org/
Presentation title: Utilization of entomopathogenic fungi for the control of plant pathogenic oomycetes
Authors: Sastia Prama Putri, Hiroshi Kinoshita, Fumio Ihara, Yasuhiro Igarashi, Takuya Nihira
Awards: Winner of Student Travel Award (Fungi Division) and 1st winner of Best Oral Presentation Award
Additional information: Elected as student representative for the Fungi Division of SIP for 2009-2011

August 16, 2009

Osaka University held explanatory sessions (“Open Campus”) for those who wish to enroll in the university

Osaka University held explanatory sessions (“Open Campus”) for those who wish to enroll in the university. ICBiotech accepted many students.

August 11, 2009

On August 1st, Dr. MISAKI, Ryo was assigned as an assistant professor in Fujiyama lab. of our International Center for Biotechnology.

On August 1st, Dr. MISAKI, Ryo was assigned as an assistant professor in Fujiyama lab. of our International Center for Biotechnology.

August 03, 2009

Students and teachers of Ibaraki high school visited Fujiyama Lab.

Students and teachers of Ibaraki high school visited Fujiyama Lab.

July 29, 2009

-Professor Emeritus Tatsuji Seki, Ph. D., the director of the Osaka University, Bangkok Center for Education and Research, Thailand, has received The Honorary Doctoral Degree in Science (Biotechnology) from Mahidol University.

-Professor Emeritus Tatsuji Seki, Ph. D., the director of the Osaka University, Bangkok Center for Education and Research, Thailand, has received The Honorary Doctoral Degree in Science (Biotechnology) from Mahidol University. Prof. Seki together with other awardees and University alumni attended the graduation ceremony and received the degree from Her Royal Highness, Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn at the Royal Thai Navy Convention Center on July 6, 2009.

Link to Mahidol University

July 06, 2009

-Annual Report of ICBiotech Vol.29 2007 has been issued. You can see the contents and activities on this Website.

-Annual Report of ICBiotech Vol.29 2007 has been issued. You can see the contents and activities on this Website.

June 22, 2009

Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”

Information from JSPS Asian CORE Program titled “Next-Generation Bioproduction Platform leveraging subtropical microbial bioresources”;
The following conferences will be held in Bangkok, Thailand in October.
-JSPS YSS2011
Date: Oct. 26, 2011
Venue: Faculty of Science, Mahidol University
-JSPS Joint Symposium2011
Date: Oct. 27, 2011
Venue: Imperial Queen’s Park Hotel
For details, please refer the following programs;
Young Scientist Seminar 2011_06
JSPS Joint Seminar 2011 (program) 9-26

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