what it means to be alive
Scientific breakthroughs and technological innovations are born from curiosity-driven research.
At RIKEN BDR, we are striving to clarify the biology underlying the foundations of life, and apply the knowledge acquired through our research to address global issues facing humanity.
A new method for single cells can rapidly determine the make-up of bacterial communities in the gut and environment
A safe and effective drug against a parasitic amoeba could come from a new approach that exploits the parasite’s need for iron
On-site events return for the first time in three years at the Kobe Campus along with some online programs! On-site programs include tours of the labs and facilities by researchers, and hands-on activities. Participation in programs on-site requires advance registration.
Opening and Keynote Speakers:
Nobutaka Hirokawa (The University of Tokyo, Japan) and Cliff Tabin (Harvard Medical School, USA)
- Oral presentations / Participants requiring a visa to enter Japan: Friday, October 21, 2022
- Poster presentations / General registration: Friday, December 16, 2022