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Upcoming events, seminars, workshops of the RIKEN Center for Sustainable Resource Science
2017/07/19
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"Klebsormidium as model alga to study primitive terrestrial adaptation"
Speaker: Dr. Koichi Hori (School of Life Science and Technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Dormancy and Adaptation Research Unit)
2017/06/29 2017/07/19
2017/07/18
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Functions of noncoding RNAs in plant growth and development"
Speaker: Prof. Nam-Hai Chua (Laboratory of Plant Molecular Biology, Rockefeller University, New York Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory, National University of Singapore, Singapore)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Gene Discovery Research Group
2017/06/29 2017/07/18
2017/07/13
16:00-17:00
CSRS Seminar
"Flowers, hairs, and insects - trials of non-model plant researches"
Speaker: Dr. Seiji Takeda (Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Kyoto Prefectural University)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2017/06/28 2017/07/13
2017/07/07
15:00-16:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Natural Products Total Synthesis Using Photo-reaction"
Speaker: Prof. Shuanhu Gao
(Shanghai Key Laboratory of Green Chemistry and Chemical Processes
School of Chemistry and Molecular Engineering East China Normal University )
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Reseach Group
2017/06/26 2017/07/07
2017/07/06
13:00-14:00

CSRS Seminar
"Long-range symplastic calcium transmission in plants"
Speaker: Masatsugu Toyota
(Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Saitama University / Department of Botany, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA)
Venue: C210/C212, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)

2017/06/25 2017/07/06
2017/06/29
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Identification of a non-canonical de novo DNA methylation pathway regulating dormancy-specific imprinting and cold-induced dormancy"
Speaker: Dr. Luis Lopez-Molina (Department of Plant Biology, University of Geneva, Switzerland)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Dormancy and Adaptation Research Unit)
2017/06/09 2017/06/29
2017/06/23
16:30-17:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Chemical Epigenetics - Inhibiting readers and erasers of the epigenetic code"
Speaker: Prof. Manfred Jung
 (Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Freiburg)
Venue: S311, Bioscience Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Chemical Genomics Research Group
2017/06/01 2017/06/23
2017/06/22
14:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
1)"Detecting core microboimes for designing natural and agricultural
ecosystems"
Speaker1: Dr. Hirokazu Toju
(Associate Professor, Center for Ecological Research, Kyoto University)
2)"Claident: A high-throughput analysis pipeline for metabarcoding and DNA barcoding studies"
Speaker2: Dr. Akifumi S. Tanabe
(Researcher, Graduate School of Science, Kobe University)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2017/06/08 2017/06/22
2017/06/21
13:00-14:00
CSRS Seminar
"Identifying cell types and subpopulations by single cell RNA-seq"
Speaker: Dr. Aki Minoda (Epigenome Technology Exploration Unit, RIKEN CLST)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2017/06/05 2017/06/21
2017/06/20
13:00-17:20
RIKEN Symposium
Molecular Structure Characterization 2017
Venue: Suzuki Umetaro Hall, Bioscience Building, Wako campus
Language: Japanese
Contact: Molecular Structure Characterization Unit
2017/05/31 2017/06/20
2017/06/06
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"Regulation of plant Cl channels and role of bacterial K/Cs transporters"
Speaker: Prof. Nobuyuki Uozumi (Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University)
Venue: C214/C216, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Regulatory Network Research Unit)
2017/05/26 2017/06/06
2017/06/01
16:00-17:00
Interdisciplinary Seminar
"Genome and transcriptome analysis of biomass plants and construction of their databases"
Speaker: Dr. Yuko Makita
 (Synthetic Genomics Research Team, CSRS)
Venue:Room S110, Sustainable Resource Science Building, Wako campus
Contact: CSRS Wako Seminar Series (Natural Product Biosynthesis Research Unit)
2017/05/23 2017/06/01
2017/05/26
17:00-18:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Chemical Synthesis of Very Large Molecules"
Speaker: Prof. Jeffrey W. Bode
(ETH Zurich, Department of Chemistry and Applied Bioscience)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Catalysis & Integrated Research Group
2017/05/22 2017/05/26
2017/05/26
16:00-17:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Synthesis of water-soluble fullerene derivatives and bioapplication"
Speaker: Prof. Yoko Yamakoshi
(ETH Zurich, Department of Chemistry and Applied Bioscience)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Catalysis & Integrated Research Group
2017/05/22 2017/05/26
2017/05/22
16:00-17:00
Interdisciplinary Seminar
"Computational Physics and Chemistry: Our recent activity from Industrial Applications to Category Theory"
Speaker: Dr. Shinichiro Nakamura
 (Head of Nakamura Laboratory, RIKEN Cluster for Industry Partnerships)
Venue:S110, Sustainable Resource Science Building, Wako campus
Contact: CSRS Wako Seminar Series (Enzyme Research Team)
2017/05/01 2017/05/22
2017/05/15
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"Analyses of infection mechanisms of plant parasitic root-knot nematodes, M. incognita"
Speaker: Prof. Shinichiro Sawa
(Kumamoto University, Graduate School of Science and Technology)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Plant Symbiosis Research Team)
2017/04/28 2017/05/15
2017/05/10
15:00-16:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Highly Reactive Heavy Alkaline-Earth Complexes for Hydroelementation and Dehydrocoupling Catalysis"
Speaker: Prof.Jean-François Carpentier
(Catalysis & Organometallics, Dept. of Chemistry, University of Rennes 1, France)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Reseach Group
2017/04/24 2017/05/10
2017/05/09
11:00-12:00
CSRS Seminar
"Florigen, its antagonists and plant domestication"
Speaker: Dr. Yuval Eshed (Dept. of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Weizmann Institute, Rehovot, Israel.)
Venue: C210/C212, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2017/04/21 2017/05/09
2017/04/12
13:30-14:30
CSRS Seminar
"Conserved cold shock domain proteins enhance reprogramming in land plants and metazoans"
Speaker: Dr. Yosuke Tamada (Division of Evolutionary Biology, National Institute for Basic Biology)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2017/03/29 2017/04/12
2017/04/10
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Deciphering convergent evolution at a molecular level"
Speaker: Dr. Kenji Fukushima (David Pollock lab, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Genetics, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Plant Immunity Research Group)
2017/04/07 2017/04/10
2017/04/05
16:00-17:00
Interdisciplinary Seminar
"Metabolic engineering to polymer science: Next-generation polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHAs) for biomedical research"
Speaker: Dr. Christopher T. Nomura
 (The State University of New York, College of Environmental Science and Forestry (SUNY ESF))
Venue:S110, Sustainable Resource Science Building, Wako campus
Contact: CSRS Wako Seminar Series (Enzyme Research Team)
2017/03/22 2017/04/05

2017/04/05
13:30-15:30

CSRS Seminar
1) 13:30-14:30
"Plant Genes Important for Agrobacterium-mediated Plant Transformation"
Speaker1: Prof. Stanton B. Gelvin
(Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University)
2) 14:30-15:30
"VIP1 and its family members are not important for Agrobacterium-mediated transformation"
Speaker2: Dr. Lan-Ying Lee
(Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University)
Venue: C210/C212, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Plant Genomic Network Research Team )
2017/03/29 2017/04/05
2017/03/27
15:00-16:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Innovative antibiotics from microorganisms: Some case studies"
Speaker: Dr. Rolf Müller
(Managing Director of the Helmholtz Institute for
Pharmaceutical Research, Saarland (HIPS) )
Venue: 408 Seminar Room, Chemical Biology Building, Wako campus
Contact: Chemical Biology Group
2017/03/15 2017/03/27
2017/03/24
15:00-16:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Exploring Transition Metal Catalysts for Making and Breaking Polymers"
Speaker: Prof. Zhibin Guan
(Department of Chemistry, University of California, USA)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Reseach Group
2017/03/10 2017/03/24
2017/03/24
10:00-12:00
CSRS Seminar
"Computational Mass Spectrometry: How informatics assists metabolite identification and omics research"
Speaker: Dr. Justin van der Hooft (University of Glasgow)
Dr. Steffen Neumann (Institute of Plant Biochemistry, Halle)
Dr. Juho Rousu (Aalto University)
Dr. Reza Salek (European Bioinformatics Institute)
Venue: C214/C216, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Metabolome Informatics Team
2017/03/22 2017/03/24
2017/03/21
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"Molecular dialog between plants and microbiota at a distance – private or public?"
Speaker: Dr. Ryohei Thomas Nakano
(Department of Plant Microbe Interactions, Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Plant Immunity Research Group)
2017/03/09 2017/03/21
2017/03/14
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Lotus-Rhizobium symbiosis is facilitated by the novel Nod factor receptor"
Speaker: Dr. Ei-ichi Murakami
(Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Aarhus University, Denmark)
Venue: E717, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Plant Symbiosis Research Team)
2017/03/01 2017/03/14
2017/03/07
10:30-11:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Antifungal nucleosides: Mechanism of biosynthesis and potentials for genomics-guided discovery"
Speaker: Dr. Kenichi Yokoyama
(Assistant Professor, PI
Duke University Medical Center, Department of Biochemistry)
Venue: 408 Seminar Room, Chemical Biology Building, Wako campus
Contact: Chemical Biology Group
2017/02/24 2017/03/07
2017/02/27-28 International Symposium
Environmental Stress Adaptation and Memory in Plants
Venue: Main Office Building Hall, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Genomic Network Research Team
2017/02/01 2017/02/28
2017/02/23
16:00-17:00
Interdisciplinary Seminar
"Chemistry-based approach to plant hormone signaling"
Speaker: Dr. Shinya Hagihara
 (Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules (ITbM), Nagoya University)
Venue:S110, Sustainable Resource Science Building, Wako campus
Contact: CSRS Wako Seminar Series (Catalysis and Integrated Research Group)
2017/02/10 2017/02/23
2017/02/16
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Failure is the mother of success -Learning from 3 failures in plant fertilization-"
Speaker: Dr. Ryushiro Kasahara (Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules, Nagoya University)
Venue: C210/C212, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2017/02/01 2017/02/16
2017/02/08
16:00-17:00
CSRS Seminar
"ABC transporters are major players in plant hormone transport"
Speaker: Dr. Enrico Martinoia
(University Zurich)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Plant Productivity Research Group)
2017/01/27 2017/02/08
2017/02/03
13:30-14:30
CSRS Seminar
"Photoactivation and inactivation mechanisms of plant cryptochromes"
Speaker: Dr. Yoshito Oka
(Professor, Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, P.R.China)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Synthetic Genomics Research Group)
2017/01/23 2017/02/03
2017/02/01
13:30-14:30
CSRS Seminar
"Balancing the effects of hormones in transcriptional regulation of phytochemicals"
Speaker: Dr. Ling Yuan (Professor, University of Kentucky, USA)
Venue: C218/C220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Metabolic Systems Research Team)
2017/01/20 2017/02/01
2017/01/30
16:00-17:00
Interdisciplinary Seminar
"A global genetic interaction network maps a wiring diagram of cellular function"
Speaker: Dr. Charles Boone
 (Molecular Ligand Target Research Team, CSRS / Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research, University of Toronto)
Venue:S110, Sustainable Resource Science Building, Wako campus
Contact: CSRS Wako Seminar Series (Molecular Ligand Target Research Team)
2017/01/16 2017/01/30
2017/01/24
13:00-14:00
CSRS Seminar
"Adaptation of plants to aquatic environments: Studies on heterophylly and vegetative propagation in semi-aquatic plant, Rorippa aquatica"
Speaker: Dr. Seisuke Kimura
(Kyoto Sangyo University)
Venue: C218/220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Cell Function Research Team
2016/12/28 2017/01/24
2017/01/19
14:00-15:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Efficient Separation and Transfer of Photogenerated Charges - the Key Scientific Issue of Solar Energy Conversion"
Speaker: Prof. Hongxian Han
(State Key Laboratory of Catalysis & Solar Energy Division, Dalian National Laboratory for Clean Energy, Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences)
Venue: Sustainable Resource Science Bldg S110, Wako campus
Contact: Biofunctional Catalyst Research Team
2017/01/16 2017/1/19
2017/01/17
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Phosphate status-dependent control of interactions with endophytic Colletotrichum fungi in Arabidopsis thaliana"
Speaker: Dr. Kei Hiruma
(Assistant Professor Graduate School of Biological Sciences Nara Institute of Science and Technology)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Plant Immunity Research Group)
2017/01/10 2017/01/17
2016/12/20
15:00-16:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Design of Organoboron Featuring Unique Electronic Property"
Speaker: Prof. Rei Kinjo
(Division of Chemistry & Biological Chemistry, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Reseach Group
2016/12/13 2016/12/20
2016/12/19
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"The Application of Genomics to Assess Cassava Germplasm for Crop Improvement"
Speaker: Dr. Luis Augusto Becerra López-Lavalle
(Agrobiodiversity Research Area, International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT), Colombia)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Genomic Network Research Team
2016/12/12 2016/12/19
2016/12/19
10:30-11:30
CSRS Seminar
"A Feedback system between A Secreted Peptide and Auxin patterns the Leaf Margin Development"
Speaker: Dr. Toshiaki TAMESHIGE
(Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules (WPI-ITbM), Nagoya Univ., Nagoya, Japan)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2016/12/15 2016/12/19
2016/12/16
12:50-17:35
RIKEN Symposium
Frontiers on Chemistry and Analytical Technology (XVII)
Venue: Suzuki Umetaro Hall, Bioscience Building, Wako campus
Language: Japanese
Contact: Molecular Structure Characterization Unit
2016/12/07 2016/12/16
2016/12/13
16:00-17:00
RIKEN Seminar
"PROTAC : Induced protein degradation as a therapeutic strategy"
Speaker: Prof. Craig M. Crews
 (Yale Center for Molecular / Depts. of MCDB, Chemistry, Pharmacology, Yale University, USA)
Venue: S311, Bioscience Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Chemical Biology Group
2016/12/07 2016/12/13
2016/12/09
16:00-17:00
Interdisciplinary Seminar
"Evolution of root nodule symbiosis in legumes"
Speaker: Dr. Makoto Hayashi
 (Plant Symbiosis Research Team, RIKEN CSRS)
Venue:S110, Sustainable Resource Science Building, Wako campus
Contact: CSRS Wako Seminar Series (Enzyme Research Team)
2016/12/06 2016/12/09
2016/12/08
16:00-17:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Gut Reactions: Chemical Discovery in the Human Microbiome"
Speaker: Prof. Emily P. Balskus
 (Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University, USA)
Venue: S311, Bioscience Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Chemical Genomics Research Group
2016/11/30 2016/12/08
2016/12/08
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"Mechanisms for Reorientation of Cortical Microtubule Arrays in
Response to Blue Light"
Speaker: Dr. Masayoshi Nakamura
(David Ehrhardt Laboratory, Carnegie, Institution for Science, USA)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2016/11/28 2016/12/08
2016/12/06
13:00-15:50
CSRS Seminar
1) 13:00-13:35
"Regulation of receptor kinase-mediated immune signaling"
Speaker1: Prof. Cyril Zipfel
(Laboratory, UK)
2) 13:35-14:10
" Design Principles and Self-Assembling Properties of a Plant Extracellular Interactome"
Speaker2: Dr. Youssef Belkhadir
(Gregor Mendel Institute of Molecular Plant Biology GmbH, Austria)
3) 14:20-14:55
"Deciphering the subversion of plant cellular functions by Ralstonia solanacearum type-III effectors"
Speaker3: Dr. Alberto Macho
( Shanghai Center for Plant Stress Biology, CAS, China)
4) 14:55-15:30
"Cell-to-cell communication during pathogen attack"
Speaker4: Dr. Christine Faulkner
( John Innes Centre, UK)
5) 15:30-15:50
"Heat stress-induced chromatin dynamics in Arabidopsis thaliana"
Speaker5: Dr. Jasmin Bassler
(Gregor Mendel Institute of Molecular Plant Biology GmbH, Vienna, Austria)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Plant Immunity Research Group)
2016/11/28 2016/12/06
2016/12/05
10:00-12:00
CSRS Seminar
1) 10:00-11:00
"Dynamics of self-organization: a kick-start followed by co-ordinated assembly of regulatory interactions"
Speaker1: Dr. Kalika Prasad
(Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, India)
2) 11:00-12:00
"De novo root organogenesis in plants: From wounding to cell fate transition"
Speaker2: Dr. Lin Xu
(Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, CAS, China)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2016/11/28 2016/12/05
2016/11/28
13:00-15:45
CSRS Seminar
1) 13:00-13:45
"Phytochromes Function as Thermosensors in Arabidopsis"
Speaker1: Dr. Philip Wigge
(Sainsbury Laboratory, University of Cambridge, UK)
2) 14:00-14:45
"Impact of DNA methylation dynamics on reproductive success"
Speaker2: Dr. Daniel Bouyer
(Institut de Biologie de l'ENS, CNRS, France)
3) 15:00-15:45
"Chromatin-based regulation of plant cell differentiation: the underground side of Polycomb complexes"
Speaker3: Dr. François Roudier
(Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon / Institut de Biologie de l'ENS, CNRS, France)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2016/11/11 2016/11/28
2016/11/25
16:00-17:00
Interdisciplinary Seminar
"Alkyne-tag Raman Imaging & Screening: Novel Technologies for Mapping Small Molecules in Cells and Proteins"
Speaker: Dr. Kosuke Dodo
 (Catalysis and Integrated Research Group, CSRS / Synthetic Organic Chemistry Laboratory)
Venue:S110, Sustainable Resource Science Building, Wako campus
Contact: CSRS Wako Seminar Series (Biofunctional Catalyst Research Team)
2016/11/07 2016/11/25
2016/11/25
13:00-14:00
CSRS Seminar
"Publishing at Cell Press and Current Biology"
Speaker: Dr. Anne Knowlton
(Scientific editor at Current Biology in London, UK)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2016/11/12 2016/11/25
2016/11/24
15:00-16:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Reprogrammed modular polyketide synthase as a tool to produce chemicals through Biology"
Speaker: Dr. Satoshi Yuzawa
 (Biological Systems and Engineering, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA)
Venue: S311, Bioscience Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Chemical Biology Group
2016/11/17 2016/11/24
2016/11/22
11:00-12:00
CSRS Seminar
"How distress signals affect growth in plants: Biotechnology for health and fuel production."
Speaker: Dr. Alessandra Devoto
(Royal Holloway University of London, UK)
Venue: C210/C212, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2016/11/07 2016/11/22
2016/11/21
15:00-16:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Discoveries through Total Synthesis of Natural Hybrid Chlorofusin"
Speaker: Prof. Zhu-Jun Yao
(School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Nanjing University, China)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Reseach Group
2016/11/12 2016/11/21
2016/11/21
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Harnessing Targeted Proteomics to Enhance Yield, Salinity Tolerance and Thermal Tolerance of Wheat"
Speaker: Dr. Nicolas L. Taylor
(ARC Centre of Excellence in Plant Energy Biology & School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The University of Western Australia)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Genomic Network Research Team
2016/11/12 2016/11/21
2016/11/17
15:00-16:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Catalysis with Silicon and Boron"
Speaker: Prof. Martin Oestreich
(Department of Chemistry, Technical University of Berlin, Berlin)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Reseach Group
2016/11/01 2016/11/17
2016/11/11
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Manipulation of localized auxin biosynthesis by CRISPR and its applications in modifying plant developmental processes"
Speaker: Dr. Yunde Zhao
(Section of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, USA)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Plant Productivity Systems Research Group)
2016/10/27 2016/11/11
2016/11/10
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"Targeted nucleotide editing with a hybrid system of CRISPR/Cas9 and activation-induced cytidine deaminase"
Speaker: Prof. Keiji Nishida
(Kobe University)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2016/10/27 2016/11/10
2016/11/09
16:00-17:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Protein interactions in carrier protein dependent pathways"
Speaker: Prof. Micheal Burkart
(Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry University of California, San Diego, USA)
Venue: 408 Seminar Room, Chemical Biology Building, Wako campus
Contact: Natural Product Biosynthesis Research Unit
2016/10/28 2016/11/09
2016/11/08
13:00-14:00
RIKEN Seminar
"How convection, electrons, protons and photons drive carbon fixation engines into being"
Speaker: Dr. Michael Russell
(Jet Propulsion Laboratory, NASA / California Institute of Technology)
Venue: Sustainable Resource Science Bldg S110, Wako campus
Contact: Biofunctional Catalyst Research Team
2016/10/27 2016/11/08
2016/10/28
10:30-11:30
CSRS Seminar
"Nitrogen Nutritional Signals Controlling Plant Root Growth Behavior"
Speaker: Dr. Hideki Takahashi (Michigan State University)
Venue: C210/C212, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Metabolomics Research Group)
2016/10/27 2016/10/28
2016/10/18
15:00-16:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Molecular Design and Synthesis at the Interface of Chemistry, Biology and Medicine"
Speaker: Prof. Iwao Ojima
(Institute of Chemical Biology and Drug Discovery, Stony Brook University)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Catalysis & Integrated Research Group
2016/10/18 2016/10/18
2016/10/17
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"The genetic architecture and molecular basis of intermediate nonhost resistance to stripe rust in Brachypodium"
Speaker: Mr. Jan Bettgenhaeuser
(Matthew Moscou Group The Sainsbury Laboratory, Norwich, the UK)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2016/10/13 2016/10/17
2016/10/17
13:00-14:00
CSRS Seminar
"Multi-step termination of floral stem cells in Arabidopsis"
Speaker: Prof. Toshiro Ito
(Nara Institute of Science and Technology / National University of Singapore)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2016/10/01 2016/10/17
2016/10/14
16:00-17:00
Interdisciplinary Seminar
"Chemical communication in fission yeast"
Speaker: Dr. Yoko Yashiroda
 (Chemical Genomics Laboratory, CSRS)
Venue:Room S311, Bioscience Building, Wako campus
Contact: CSRS Wako Seminar Series (Natural Product Biosynthesis Research Unit)
2016/10/03 2016/10/14
2016/10/07
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"Proteasome-mediated gene expression in plant immunity"
Speaker: Dr. Steven H. Spoel
(University of Edinburgh, UK)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2016/09/28 2016/10/07
2016/10/06
15:00-16:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Design and Synthesis of Latent Catalysts for Ring Opening Metathesis Polymerization"
Speaker: Dr. Ezat Khosravi
(Chemistry Department, Durham University, UK)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Green Nanocatalysis Research Team
2016/09/27 2016/10/06
2016/10/06
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Ubiquitination and Phosphorylation - Coordinating Cellular Signalling"
Speaker: Dr. Marco Trujillo
(Research Group Leader, Leibniz Inst. of Plant Biochemistry, Halle(Saale), Germany)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2016/09/20 2016/10/06
2016/09/30
16:00-17:00
Interdisciplinary Seminar
"Chemical array as a tool of chemical biology"
Speaker: Dr. Yasumitsu Kondoh
 (Chemical Biology Research Group, CSRS. Chemical Bank Unit for Drug Discovery Platform, Drug Discovery Platforms Cooperation Division)
Venue:Room S110, Sustainable Resource Science Building, Wako campus
Contact: CSRS Wako Seminar Series (Natural Product Biosynthesis Research Unit)
2016/09/02 2016/09/30
2016/09/29
15:30-16:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Interplays between quantum effects and dynamic fluctuations in photosynthetic light harvesting"
Speaker: Prof. Akihito Ishizaki
(Theoretical and Computational Molecular Science, Institute for Molecular Science)
Venue: Sustainable Resource Science Bldg S110, Wako campus
Contact: Biofunctional Catalyst Research Team
2016/09/14 2016/09/29
2016/09/28
16:00-17:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Rational design of chemical probes for the validation of new drug targets"
Speaker: Prof. Stefan Knapp
(University of Oxford, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Oxford, UK)
Venue: Suzuki Umetaro Hall, Bioscience Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Seed Compound Exploratory Unit for Drug Discovery Platform
2016/09/20 2016/09/28
2016/09/27
15:00-16:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Manganese-Group Metal Catalysis for Transformations of Inert C-H Bonds"
Speaker: Prof. Congyang Wang
(Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences (ICCAS), China)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Reseach Group

2016/09/13

2016/09/27
2016/09/14
13:00-14:00
CSRS Seminar
"The Transcriptional Dynamics of Vascular Regeneration"
Speaker: Dr. Charles Melnyk
(The Sainsbury Laboratory, University of Cambridge, UK)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2016/08/24 2016/09/14
2016/09/10
10:00-17:00
OPEN DAY - RIKEN Yokohama Campus & Yokohama City University, Tsurumi Campus 2016/09/05 2016/09/10
2016/08/31
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"Striga/sorghum arms race during domestication as revealed by Dual RNA-sequencing"
Speaker: Dr. Steven M. Runo
(Senior Lecturer, Biochemistry and Biotechnology Department Kenyatta University, KENYA)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Plant Immunity Research Group)
2016/08/05 2016/08/31
2016/07/29
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Plant-microbe interactions: hormones and the art of self-control"
Speaker: Dr. Eloise Foo
(ARC Future Fellow, School of Biological Sciences, University of Tasmania)
Venue:C218/C220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Symbiosis Research Team
2016/06/09 2016/07/29
2016/07/22
16:00-17:00
Interdisciplinary Seminar
"Structural proteomics, metabonomics and ecomics in RIKEN"
Speaker: Dr. Jun Kikuchi
 (Team leader of Environmental Metabolic Aanalysis Research Team, CSRS)
Venue:Room S110, Sustainable Resource Science Building, Wako campus
Contact: CSRS Wako Seminar Series (Biofunctional Catalyst Research Team)
2016/06/08 2016/07/22
2016/07/11
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Control of entry and progression through meiosis"
Speaker: Dr. Arp Schnittger & Dr. Shinichiro Komaki
(Department of Developmental Biology, Biocenter Klein Flottbek, University of Hamburg)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2016/06/08 2016/07/11
2016/07/11
10:00-11:00
CSRS Seminar
"Learning the Language of the Chloroplast: Retrograde Signals That Regulate Stomatal and ABA responses"
Speaker: Professor Barry Pogson
(College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, Australian National University)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Gene Discovery Research Group
2016/06/08 2016/07/11
2016/07/07
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Visualization and Quantification of single RNA molecules in Arabidopsis thaliana"
Speaker: Dr. Susan Duncan
(Computational and Systems Biology, John Innes Centre)
Venue:C218/C220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Symbiosis Research Team
2016/06/08 2016/07/07
2016/07/06
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"The N-terminus of the bacterial Type III effector AvrRps4 functions in effector-triggered immunity"
Speaker: Morgan K. Halane
(Plant, Insect and Microbial Sciences University of Missouri)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Plant Immunity Research Group)
2016/06/08 2016/07/06
2016/07/06
13:30-14:30
CSRS Seminar
"A novel transfactor complex controlling meristem regeneration following DNA stress"
Speaker: Dr. Lieven De Veylder
(VIB Department of Plant Systems Biology, Ghent University)
Venue: C218/C220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2016/06/08 2016/07/06
2016/07/05
15:00-

CSRS Seminar
"Synthetic metabolism and the impact of biotechnology on sustainability"
Speaker: Dr. Patrik Jones
(Senior Lecturer, Department of Life Sciences, Imperial College London)
Venue: C214/C216, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Metabolomics Research Group)

2016/06/08 2016/07/05
2016/06/28
15:00-16:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Visible Light Photoredox-Catalyzed Multicomponent Reactions"
Speaker: Dr. Geraldine Masson
 (Institute de Chimie des Substances Naturelles, CNRS)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Catalysis and Integrated Reseach Group
2016/06/13 2016/06/28
2016/06/16
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Symbiotic use of pathogenic system: Rhizobia use type III secretion system to activate leguminous symbiosis signaling"
Speaker: Dr. Shin Okazaki
(Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Agriculture, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Symbiosis Research Team
2016/05/19 2016/06/16
2016/06/03
16:00-17:00
Interdisciplinary Seminar
"Stress-induced plant cell reprogramming: Epigenetic regulations?"
Speaker: Dr. Akira Iwase
 (Cell Function Research Team, RIKEN CSRS)
Venue:Room S110, Sustainable Resource Science Building, Wako campus
Contact: CSRS Wako Seminar Series (Enzyme Research Team)
2016/05/16 2016/06/03
2016/05/18
13:00-14:00
CSRS Seminar
"Molecular phenology: an in natura study of gene functions"
Speaker: Professor Hiroshi Kudoh
(Center for Ecological Research, Kyoto University)
Venue: C218/C220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2016/04/20 2016/05/18
2016/04/25
15:00-16:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Exceptionally Simple Olefin Ligands for Broad-Scope Asymmetric Catalysis"
Speaker: Prof. Ming-Hua Xu
(State Key Laboratory of Drug Research, Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Research Group
2016/04/12 2016/04/25
2016/03/28
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Functional assessment of multiple populations of root-associated rhizobia from non-leguminous plants"
Speaker: Dr. Ryohei Thomas Nakano
(Department of Plant Microbe Interactions, Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research Cologne, Germany)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2016/02/22 2016/03/28
2016/03/17
15:00-16:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Proton-coupled electron transfer in organic synthesis"
Speaker: Prof. Robert Knowles
(Princeton University, Department of Chemistry)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Catalysis and Integrated Reseach Group
2016/03/04 2016/03/17
2016/03/15
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Rhizosphere communication in arbuscular mycorrhizal symbiosis in rice and maize"
Speaker: Dr. Uta Paszkowski
(Department of Plant Sciences University of Cambridge, The UK)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2016/03/09 2016/03/15
2016/03/14
11:00-12:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Complexes of Rare-and Alkaline-Earth Metals for Catalytic Intermolecular Olefin Hydrophosphination and Hydroamination Reactions"
Speaker: Prof. Alexander Trifonov
(Institute of Organometallic Chemistry of Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia)
Venue: Seminar Room, 6F Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Research Group
2016/02/24 2016/03/14
2016/03/11
14:00-15:30
RIKEN Seminar
1) "Bacterial type III secretion systems: protein delivery nanomachines for the host-microbe interactions"
Speaker1: Dr. Junya Kato
(Department of Microbial Pathogenesis, Yale University School of Medicine, USA)
2) "Cell size homeostasis in bacteria"
Speaker2: Dr. Setsu Kato
(Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, Yale University, USA)
Venue: S110, Sustainable Resource Science Bldg, Wako campus
Language: Japanese
Contact: Chemical Genomics Research Group
2016/02/24 2016/03/11
2016/02/26
15:00-16:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Synthesis and Application of Fused N-Heterocycles in Pd and Cu Catalysis"
Speaker: Prof. Jin Kyoon Park
(Department of Chemistry, Pusan National University, Korea)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Research Group
2016/02/01 2016/02/26
2016/02/25
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Genus Vigna -the Wild and Sexy-"
Speaker: Dr. Ken Naito
(Genetic Resource Center, The National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences (NIAS))
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2016/02/22 2016/02/25
2016/01/19
15:00-16:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Prospecting with Gold: Gold-N-Heterocyclic Carbene"
Speaker: Prof. Steve Nolan
(Chemistry Department, College of Science, King Saud University,
Saudi Arabia)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Research Group
2016/01/08 2016/01/19
2016/01/14
15:00-16:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Bioinspired Asymmetric Catalysis with Peptides"
Speaker: Prof. Helma Wennemers
(ETH Zurich, Organic Chemistry, Switzerland)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Catalysis and Integrated Reseach Group
2016/01/08 2016/01/14
2016/01/13
13:30-14:30
CSRS Seminar
"Punctuality of the rice circadian clock under fluctuating field conditions"
Speaker: Dr. Jun Matsuzaki
(National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences (NIAS))
Venue: C206/208, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Metabolic Systems Research Team
2016/01/08 2016/01/13
2015/12/10
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"Interorganellar communication in plant cells: stromules and plant immunity"
Speaker: Dr. Eunsook Park
(Plant biology and the genome center, University of California, Davis, USA)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2015/12/03 2015/12/10
2015/12/04
12:50-17:35
RIKEN Symposium
Frontiers on Chemistry and Analytical Technology (XVI)
Venue: Suzuki Umetaro Hall, Bioscience Building, Wako campus
Language: Japanese
Contact: Molecular Structure Characterization Unit
2015/11/30 2015/12/04
2015/11/24-25 International Symposium
Towards Increased Plant Productivity through Understanding of Environmental Responses and Epigenetic Regulation
Venue: Main Office Building Hall, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Genomic Network Research Team
2015/09/10 2015/11/25
2015/11/20
13:30-14:30
CSRS Seminar
"Strigolactones in plants: from biosynthesis to functions"
Speaker: Dr. Sander van der Krol
(Associate Professor, Wageningen UR, Netherlands)
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Cell Function Research Team)
2015/11/12 2015/11/20
2015/11/17
10:00-16:00
CSRS Early Career Workshop
Venue: E717/E719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2015/11/12 2015/11/17
2015/11/05
15:00-16:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Sustainable Gold Catalysis"
Speaker: Prof. Norbert Krause
(Organic Chemistry, Dortmund University of Technology, Germany)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Catalysis and Integrated Reseach Group
2015/11/05 2015/11/05
2015/11/05
13:00-13:45
CSRS Seminar
"A spectral network-based strategy for identification of metabolites"
Speaker: Dr. Eisuke Hayakawa
(Innovation Center for Medical Redox Navigation, kyushu university)
Venue: E215/217, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Metabolomics Research Group
2015/10/20 2015/11/05
2015/10/20
14:00-15:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Multiple proton-coupled electron transfer in electrocatalysis"
Speaker: Prof. Marc Koper
(Professor of Leiden Institute of Chemistry, Leiden University)
Venue: Sustainable Resource Science Bldg S110, Wako campus
Contact: Biofunctional Catalyst Research Team
2015/10/08 2015/10/20
2015/10/19
16:00-17:00
CSRS Seminar
"Chemistry of Carbon Dioxide Dianion"
Speaker: Prof. Jun Okuda
(Director of Institute of Inorganic Chemistry / Chair Professor of Organometallic Chemistry at RWTH Aachen University, Germany)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Research Group
2015/10/15 2015/10/19
2015/10/19
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"How a stressed out endoplasmic reticulum network deals with virus infection"
Speaker: Prof. Jeanmarie Verchot
(Entomology and Plant Pathology, Oklahoma State University, USA)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2015/10/15 2015/10/19
2015/10/09
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Enhanced salinity tolerance in Arabidopsis by overexpression of an endogenous peptide elicitor, AtPep1"
Speaker: Dr. Yube Yamaguchi
(Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, Osaka Prefecture University)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama seminar series organizers (Plant Genomic Network Research Team)
2015/09/11 2015/10/09
2015/10/08
13:30-14:30
CSRS Seminar
"New Bioscience Research at BASF"
Speaker: Dr. Christophe Reuzeau
(Senior Manager Technology Acquisition and Collaborations, Asia Pacific CropDesign N.V., a BASF Plant Company, Belgium)
Venue: C214/216, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Biomass Engineering Research Division
2015/10/01 2015/10/08
2015/10/05
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Transport properties of PIN proteins and regulation by AGCVIII kinases: a structure function approach"
Speaker: Dr. Ulrich Hammes
(Cell Biology and Plant Biochemistry, University of Regensburg, Germany)
Venue: C210/212, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Regulatory Network Research Unit
2015/09/24 2015/10/05
2015/10/02
10:30-11:30
CSRS Seminar
"A Role for Jasmonates in the Release of Dormancy by Cold Stratification in Wheat"
Speaker: Dr. Frank Gubler
(CSIRO Agriculture, Canberra, Australia)
Venue: C218/C220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama Seminar Series (Dormancy and Adaptation
Research Unit)
2015/09/15 2015/10/02
2015/09/17
14:00-16:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Nanostructured surfaces for improved activity and selectivity for electrochemical carbon dioxide reduction"
Speaker: Dr. Joel W. Ager III
(Solar Energy Materials Research Group, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA)
Venue: Small meeting room 1 (West), Welfare & Conference Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Biofunctional Catalyst Research Team
2015/09/11 2015/09/17
2015/09/11
11:00-12:00
CSRS Seminar
"Mitochondrial DNA Mutations and Ageing: Insights from in silico modeling and analysis"
Speaker: Prof. Rudiyanto Gunawan
(Institute for Chemical and Bioengineering, ETH Zurich, Switzerland)
Venue: C214/216, Central Research Bldg, Yokohama campus
Contact: Metabolic Systems Research Team
2015/09/11 2015/09/11
2015/09/08
16:00-17:00
RIKEN Epigenetics Seminar Series No. 5
"Epigenetic control of genes and transposable elements in Arabidopsis"
Speaker: Dr. Hidetoshi Saze
(Plant Epigenetics Unit, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University)
Venue: C210/212, Central Research Bldg, Yokohama campus
*Live telecast at Wako (S310, Bioscience Bldg), Kobe (N701-703 Seminar Room, CDB Bldg A) and Tsukuba (Moriwaki Hall)
Contact: Plant Genomic Network Research Team
2015/08/24 2015/09/08
2015/09/02
13:30-17:30
Denmark-Japan Mini Workshop on Ion Transport Proteins
Venue: C218/220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Regulatory Network Research Unit
2015/08/26 2015/09/02
2015/08/31
16:00-17:00
CSRS Seminar
1) "Molecular mechanisms of the symbiont-mediated body color change in aphid"
Speaker1: Dr. Tsutomu Tsuchida (University of Toyama)
2) "Symbionts of planthoppers and leafhoppers: Vertical transmission and genes related to the symbiosis"
Speaker2: Dr. Hiroaki Noda (National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences)
Venue: S311, Bioscience Bldg, Wako campus
Language: Japanese
Contact: Chemical Genomics Research Group
2015/08/24 2015/08/31
2015/08/29
10:00-17:00
OPEN DAY - RIKEN Yokohama Campus & Yokohama City University, Tsurumi Campus 2015/08/24 2015/08/29
2015/08/21
16:00-17:00
Interdisciplinary Seminar
"Dark Energy Ecosystem: Looking through the modern deep ocean to the ancient and the extraterrestrial ones"
Speaker: Dr. Ken Takai
(Director of Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology)
Venue: Okochi Hall, Laser Science Laboratory, Wako campus
*Live telecast at C210/212, Yokohama and #320 Research bldg (2nd phase), Tsukuba
Contact: CSRS Wako seminar series organizers (Biofunctional Catalyst Research Team)
2015/07/27 2015/08/21
2015/08/10
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Cross-talks between the control of flowering time and the response to salinity stress in Arabidopsis"
Speaker: Prof. Dae-Jin Yun
(Division of Applied Life Science (Brain Korea 21 program), Gyeongsang National University, Korea)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Gene Discovery Research Group
2015/07/17 2015/08/10
2015/07/31
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"How do host plants establish secure symbioses with microbial partners?"
Speaker: Dr. Tomomi Nakagawa
(National Institute for Basic Biology / Nagoya University)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2015/07/27 2015/07/31
2015/07/29
17:00-18:00
RIKEN Seminar
The 12th Workshop on the Chemical Biology
"DNA barcode technologies to facilitate measuring cellular and molecular dynamics"
Speaker: Dr. Nozomu Yachie
(Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, the University of Tokyo)
Venue: Suzuki Umetaro Hall, Bioscience Building, Wako campus
Contact: Chemical Genomics Research Group
2015/07/27 2015/07/29
2015/07/22
13:00-14:00
CSRS Seminar
"Mechanisms in fertilization and subsequent zygotic development in angiosperms: Investigations using in vitro fertilization system with rice gametes"
Speaker: Prof. Takashi Okamoto
(Tokyo Metropolitan University)
Venue: C218/220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama seminar series organizers (Dormancy and Adaptation Research Unit)
2015/07/10 2015/07/22
2015/07/10
15:00-16:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Improving the Precision of CRISPR/Cas9 nucleases through Protein Engineering"
Speaker: Prof. Scot A. Wolfe
(Department of Molecular, Cell, and Cancer Biology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA)
Venue: S311, Bioscience Building, Wako campus
Contact: Catalysis and Integrated Reseach Group
2015/07/02 2015/07/10
2015/06/15
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"The endodermis: A tale of two cell types"
Speaker: Dr. Niko Geldner
(Assistant Professor, Plant Cell Biology lab, DBMV, University of Lausanne, Switzerland)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2015/05/20 2015/06/15
2015/06/04
11:00-12:00
CSRS Seminar
"Genetics of root branching"
Speaker: Prof. Tom Beeckman
(Department of Plant Systems Biology, VIB / Department of Plant Biotechnology and Bioinformatics, Gent University, Belgium)
Venue: C218/220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama seminar series organizers (Cell Function Research Team)
2015/05/25 2015/06/04
2015/05/28
17:00-
RIKEN Seminar
"Noncovalent and Reversible Covalent Interactions: Fundamental Studies and New Applications"
Speaker: Prof. Mark S. Taylor
(Department of Chemistry, University of Toronto, Canada)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Elements Chemistry Research Team
2015/05/25 2015/05/28
2015/04/20
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Mechanisms of nonhost disease resistance and its potential application strategies in plant disease resistance breeding"
Speaker: Dr. Seonghee Lee
(Research Assistant Professor, Institute of Food and Agricultural Science, University of Florida, USA)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama seminar series organizers (Plant Proteomics Research Unit)
2015/04/13 2015/04/20
2015/04/08
11:00-12:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Universal Fluorescent Probe Platform for Almost Everything"
Speaker: Prof. Young-Tae Chang
(Dept. of Chemistry, National University of Singapore, Singapore)
Venue: S311, Bioscience building, Wako campus
Contact: Chemical Biology Research Group
2015/04/08 2015/04/08
2015/04/08
11:00-12:00
CSRS Seminar
"R2R3-MYBs and MYC/bHLH transcription factors in the regulation of Trp-derived secondary metabolites in A. thaliana"
Speaker: Dr. Henning Frerigmann
(Botanical Institute and Cluster of Excellence on Plant Sciences, University of Cologne, Germany)
Venue: C218/220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama seminar series organizers (Metabolic Systems Research Team)
2015/04/01 2015/04/08
2015/03/30
15:00-16:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Functionalization of C-H/C-N Bonds of Carbodiimides: Construction of Aza-heterocycles"
Speaker: Prof. Wenxiong Zhang
(College of Chemistry, Peking University, China)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Research
2015/03/20 2015/03/30
2015/03/27
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Extracellular ATP acts as a danger signal for damaged-self recognition in plants"
Speaker: Dr. Kiwamu Tanaka
(Department of Plant Pathology, Washington State University, USA)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Proteomics Research Unit
2015/01/30 2015/03/27
2015/03/20
14:30-15:30
CSRS Seminar
"Drugged plants talk: Generating new chemical tools for dissecting plant signaling pathways"
Speaker: Dr.Erich Kombrink
(Group leader of Chemical Biology, Max Plank Institute for Plant Bleeding Research, Germany)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Synthetic Genomics Research Team
2015/02/27 2015/03/20
2015/03/20
13:30-14:30
CSRS Seminar
"Functional Analyses of Symbiotic genes in Bradyrhizobium strain DOA9"
Speaker: Dr. Panlada Tittabutr
(School of Biotechnology, Institute of Agricultural Technology, Suranaree University of Technology, Thailand)
Venue: C206/208, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Symbiosis Research Team
2015/02/27 2015/03/20
2015/03/19
15:00-16:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Design and Application of Chiral Hydrogen Bond Donors for Enantioselective Catalysis"
Speaker: Prof. Viresh H. Rawal
(Department of Chemistry, University of Chicago, USA)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Catalysis and Integrated Reseach Group
2015/03/13 2015/03/19
2015/03/19
11:00-16:30
CSRS Seminar
1) "Role of Receptor-Like Cytoplasmic Kinases in plant-bacterial pathogen interactions"
Speaker1: Prof. Jian-Min Zhou
(Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China)
2) "Functional organization and developmental dynamics of the Arabidopsis epigenome"
Speaker2: Dr. Francois Roudier
(Institut de Biologie de l'ENS (IBENS), France)
3) "Temperature signaling pathways in plant development"
Speaker3: Dr. Philip Wigge
(Sainsbury Laboratory, Cambridge University, UK)
4) "Nature Plants: From Bench to Biosphere"
Speaker4: Ms. Anna Armstrong
(Senior Editor, Nature Plants)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama seminar series organizers (Cell Function Research Team)
2015/03/06 2015/03/19
2015/03/11
16:30-17:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Symbiosis Between the Synthesis of Bioactive Natural Products and New Reaction Development"
Speaker: Prof. Jeffrey Johnson
(Department of Chemistry, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Catalysis and Integrated Reseach Group
2015/03/06 2015/03/11
2015/03/06
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"plant-parasitic nematodes - a challenge for agriculture and science"
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Florian M. W. Grundler
(Professor and Head of Molecular Phytomedicine, INRES, University of Bonn, Germany)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2015/02/27 2015/03/06
2015/02/25
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"A Hidden Role of Purine Intermediate Allantoin as a Metabolic Signal on Stress Tolerance in Arabidopsis"
Speaker: Dr. Shunsuke Watanabe
(Hiroshima University)
Venue: C218/220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama seminar series organizers (Cell Function Research Team)
2015/02/03 2015/02/25
2015/02/23
16:00-17:00
RIKEN Seminar
"A few intrinsic factors affecting catalytic performance of Ni/Al2O3 for syngas methanation"
Speaker: Prof. Guangwen Xu
(Institute of Process Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Research
2015/02/17 2015/02/23
2015/02/16
11:00-12:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Class B GPCR drug discovery: from serendipitous findings to organized efforts"
Speaker: Dr. Ming-Wei Wang
(The National Center for Drug Screening and Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
Venue: S311, Bioscience building, Wako campus
Contact: Chemical Genomics Research Group
2015/02/12 2015/02/16
2015/02/12
14:00-15:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Chemistry of the lanthanoids involving the very bulky tetraphenyl- and pentaphenyl-cyclopentadienyl ligands"
Speaker: Prof. Peter Junk
(School of Pharmacy & Molecular Sciences, James Cook University, Australia)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Research
2015/02/05 2015/02/12
2015/02/09
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"Genetic regulatory mechanisms of lateral root formation in vascular plants"
Speaker: Prof. Hidehiro Fukaki
(Department of Biology, Graduate School of Science, Kobe University)
Venue: C218/220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama seminar series organizers (Plant Symbiosis Research Team)
2015/01/22 2015/02/09
2015/01/29
14:00-16:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Smart Nanomaterials for Energy Saving and Environmental Purification"
Speaker: Prof. Minoru Kanehira
(Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
Venue: S310, Bioscience Building, Wako campus
Contact: Biofunctional Catalyst Research Team
2015/01/16 2015/01/29
2015/01/28
13:00-14:00
CSRS Seminar
" "RIPPS", an Automated System for Evaluating Plant Environmental Stress Response"
Speaker: Dr. Miki Fujita
(Research Scientist, Gene Discovery Research Group, RIKEN CSRS)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: CSRS Yokohama seminar series organizers (Cell Function Research Team)
2015/01/14 2015/01/28
2015/01/26
15:00-16:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Synthesis of Chiral Nitrogen-Containing Molecules via Rh-Catalyzed Enantioselective Reactions"
Speaker: Prof. Hsyueh-Liang Wu
(National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Research Group
2015/01/07 2015/01/26
2014/12/25
10:30-12:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Electrochemical and Photoelectrochemical Solar to Chemical Energy Conversion"
Speaker: Prof. Katsushi Fujii
(Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo)
Language: Japanese
Venue: S310, Bioscience Building, Wako campus
Contact: Biofunctional Catalyst Research Team
2014/12/11 2014/12/25
2014/12/12
15:00-17:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Research and Development of Chemistry Company"
Speaker: Dr. Terunori Fujita
(Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.)
Language: Japanese
Venue: Suzuki Umetaro Hall, Bioscience Building, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Research Group
2014/11/27 2014/12/12
2014/12/11
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Histone mediated regulation of genome activity"
Speaker: Prof. Frederic Berger
(Senior Group Leader, Gregor Mendel Institute of Molecular Plant Biology (GMI), Austria)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Proteomics Research Unit
2014/11/27 2014/12/11
2014/12/08
9:00-17:00
International Symposium
"Collaboration between Japan and Vietnam for the sustainable future
-Plant science, agriculture and biorefinery-
"
Venue: Agricultural Genetics Institute (AGI), Hanoi, Vietnam
2014/11/27 2014/12/08
2014/12/02
13:00-14:00
CSRS Seminar
"The explanation for the pH-dependent recovery of Photoactive Yellow Protein upon photoactivation"
Speaker: Dr. Nur Alia Oktaviani
(University of Groningen, Netherlands)
Venue: Room 435, Main Research Building, Wako campus
Contact: Enzyme Research Team
2014/11/28 2014/12/02
2014/12/02
13:00-14:00
CSRS Seminar
"Quiescence or growth? How to build organelles? Lessons from the analysis of leaf and chloroplast development by light"
Speaker: Dr. Enrique Lopez-Juez
(Senior lecture, Royal Holloway, University of London, UK)
Venue: C218/220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Gene Discovery Research Group
2014/11/26 2014/12/02
2014/12/01
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Proteomic characterization of the repertoire of RNA-binding proteins"
Speaker: Dr. Koshi Imami
(University of British Columbia, Centre for High-Throughput Biology, Canada)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Proteomics Research Unit
2014/11/07 2014/12/01
2014/11/28
10:00-17:30
Plant Reprogramming Workshop
Venue: Main Office Building Hall, Yokohama campus
Contact: Cell Function Research Team
2014/11/18 2014/11/28
2014/11/26
11:00-12:30
RIKEN Seminar
"From Conventional Ligands to Engineered Enzymes: Rh(III) Catalysis for C-H Activation"
Speaker: Prof. Tomislav Rovis
(Department of Chemistry, Colorado State University, USA)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Catalysis and Integrated Reseach Group
2014/11/25 2014/11/26

2014/11/26
10:00-17:30

International Workshop on
Plant Water Stress Responses and Water-Use Efficiency

Venue: Yayoi Auditorium, Ichijo Hall, The University of Tokyo
2014/10/17 2014/11/26
2014/11/20
1) 14:30-16:00
2) 16:00-17:30
RIKEN Seminar
1) "SN1-type stereoselective organocatalytic reactions"
Speaker: Prof. Pier Giorgio Cozzi
(Department of Chemistry, University of Bologna, Italy)
2) "Biomimetic Catalysis in Green Organic Transformations"
Speaker: Prof. Jan-Erling Backvall
(Department of Chemistry, Stockholm University, Sweden)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Bldg, Wako campus
Contact: Catalysis and Integrated Reseach Group
2014/11/18 2014/11/20
2014/11/18
16:00-17:00
RIKEN Epigenetics Seminar Series No. 4
"A small RNA mediated regulation of a stress-activated retrotransposon in Arabidopsis"
Speaker: Dr. Hidetaka Ito
(Faculty of Science, Hokkaido University)
Venue: C212, Central Research Building, Yokohama Campus
*Live telecast at Wako (S310, Bioscience Bldg.), Kobe (E206, Bldg. D) and Tsukuba (Moriwaki Hall)
Contact: Plant Genomic Network Research Team
2014/10/31 2014/11/18
2014/10/31
15:00-16:00
RIKEN Seminar
Part I: "Perfluoroarylborane catalyzed frustrated Lewis pair hydrosilations: mechanism, applications and scope"
Part II: "New ligand platforms for organometallic approaches to water splitting"
Speaker: Prof. Warren E. Piers
(Department of Chemistry, University of Calgary, Canada)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Building, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Research Group
2014/10/17 2014/10/31
2014/10/30
1) 16:30-17:15
2) 17:15-18:00
RIKEN CSRS NBT Seminar Series No.3
1) "CRISPR/Cas9 mediated gene disruption of a basal land plant, Marchantia polymorpha"
Speaker: Dr. Shigeo Sugano
(University of Tokushima)
2) "Genome modifications in the cricket, Gryllus bimaculatus, using CRISPR/Cas9 system"
Speaker: Dr. Takahito Watanabe
(University of Tokushima)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Gene Discovery Research Group / Plant Genomic Network Research Team
2014/10/17 2014/10/30
2014/10/30
13:00-14:00
CSRS Seminar
"Aquaporins: how water channel proteins favour plant life in an ever changing environment"
Speaker: Dr. Christophe Maurel
(Research Director, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique(CNRS), France)
Venue: C218/220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Genomic Network Research Team
2014/10/28 2014/10/30
2014/10/30
11:00-12:00
CSRS Seminar
"Small RNA-directed control of the plant immune response and its targeting by bacterial effectors"
Speaker: Dr. Lionel Navarro
(Institut de Biologie de l'ecole Normale superieure(IBENS), France)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2014/10/24 2014/10/30
2014/10/23
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"Two Dicers DCL3 and DCL4 have different enzymatic properties in Arabidopsis thaliana"
Speaker: Prof. Toshiyuki Fukuhara
(Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Cell Function Research Team
2014/10/10 2014/10/23
2014/10/20
15:00-16:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Studies on halogenated marine natural products as inspired by their probable biosynthesis"
Speaker: Prof. David Christopher Braddock
(Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London, UK)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Building, Wako campus
Contact: Catalysis and Integrated Reseach Group
2014/10/10 2014/10/20
2014/10/16
13:00-14:00
CSRS Seminar
"OIL PALM: PRODUCTIVE, VERSATILE AND GREEN"
Speaker: Dr. Meilina Ong-Abdullah
Principal Research Officer, Advanced Biotechnology & Breeding Centre, Malaysian Palm Oil Board, Malaysia)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2014/10/16 2014/10/16
2014/10/16
10:30-12:00
CSRS Seminar
1) "The role of ARF8 and ARF6 in late stamen development in Arabidopsis"
Speaker: Dr. Maura Cardarelli
(IBMN/CNR, Rome, Italy)
2) "CULLIN neddylation is globally regulated during seedling development in Arabidopsis thaliana"
Speaker: Dr. Giovanna Serino
(IBMN/CNR and Sapienza University, Rome, Italy)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Cell Function Research Team
2014/10/02 2014/10/16
2014/10/15
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"A systems approach for the elucidation of the static and dynamic gene regulatory networks"
Speaker: Dr. Kengo Morohashi
(Cell Function Research Team, RIKEN CSRS)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Cell Function Research Team / Dormancy and Adaptation Research Unit / Plant Proteomics Research Unit
2014/10/08 2014/10/15
2014/10/08
1) 13:00-13:45
2) 13:45-14:30
CSRS Seminar
1) "Getting information from the outside - signal perception from the extracellular space (in plants)"
Speaker: Dr. Michael Wrzaczek
(Plant Biology, Department of Biosciences, University of Helsinki, Finland)
2) "The Silver Birch Genome"
Speaker: Dr. Jarkko Salojävri
(Plant Biology, Department of Biosciences, University of Helsinki, Finland)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Proteomics Research Unit
2014/09/22 2014/10/08
2014/10/06
1) 14:00-14:45
2) 14:45-15:30
3) 15:45-16:45
 --> 3) Canceled
CSRS Seminar
1) "Understanding and Engineering Alkaloid Pathways"
Speaker: Pro. Sarah E. O' Connor
(The John Innes Centre, Department of Biological Chemistry, Norwich, UK)
2) "Tomato trichome defensive metabolism: biochemical and genetic dissection and evolutionary
signatures"
Speaker: Prof. Robert L. Last
(Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Michigan State University, USA)
3) "Connecting the dots: linking PAMP perception to receptor kinase-mediated immune outputs"
Speaker: Prof. Cyril Zipfel
(The Sainsbury Laboratory, UK)
Venue: C214/216, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Metabolomics Research Group / Plant Immunity Research Group
2014/09/24 2014/10/06
2014/10/02
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"Endocytosis and sterol biosynthesis in the induction of Plant immunity"
Speaker: Prof. Adi Avni
(Department of Molecular Biology and Ecology of Plants, Tel Aviv University, ISRAEL)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2014/09/09 2014/10/02
2014/09/24
1) 10:00-10:45
2) 10:45-11:30
CSRS Seminar
1) "Unlocking Plant Metabolic Diversity"
Speaker: Prof. Anne Osbourn
(Norwich Research Park, Industrial Biotechnology and Bioenergy Alliance, John Innes Centre, UK)
2) "New approaches to the identification of cytochromes P450 functions"
Speaker: Prof. Daniele Werck
(CNRS - Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Strasbourg, France)
Venue: C214/216, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Metabolomics Research Group
2014/08/12 2014/09/24
2014/09/16
15:00-16:30
RIKEN Seminar
"Development of PI3K β-sparing inhibitor GDC-0032 (Taselisib)"
Speaker: Dr. Travis Remarchuk
(Genenteck, Inc., USA)
Venue: S507, Chemistry & Materials Physics Building, Wako campus
Contact: Catalysis and Integrated Reseach Group
2014/09/02 2014/09/16
2014/09/16
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"The expression of alternative splicing and Long intergenic non-coding RNAs in Arabidopsis root"
Speaker: Dr. Masashi Yamada
(Duke University, Philip Benfey lab)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Cell Function Research Team
2014/08/11 2014/09/16
2014/09/11
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"Modeling stem cell networks to identify key regulators of plant root development"
Speaker: Dr. Rosangela Sozzani
(North Carolina State University)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Cell Function Research Team
2014/08/11 2014/09/11
2014/09/08
16:00-18:00
CSRS Seminar
"Cyclic Nucleotide-Gated Ion Channels- Insights from mutant screen"
Speaker: Dr. Keiko Yoshioka
(Professor, Cell and Systems Biology, University of Toronto)
Venue: S311, Bioscience Building, Wako campus
Contact: Gene Discovery Research Group
2014/09/02 2014/09/08
2014/09/06
10:00-17:00
OPEN DAY - RIKEN Yokohama Campus & Yokohama City University, Tsurumi Campus 2014/07/14 2014/09/06
2014/09/01
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Principles of Genetic and Chemical-Genetic Networks"
Speaker: Dr. Charles M. Boone
(Molecular Ligand Target Research Team, RIKEN CSRS / University of Toronto)
Venue: C218/220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Gene Discovery Research Group
2014/08/25 2014/09/01
2014/07/23
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"Molecular mechanisms of mineral element distribution in rice"
Speaker: Dr. Jian Feng Ma
(Professor, Institute of Plant Science and Resources, Okayama University)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Productivity Systems research Group
2014/07/08 2014/07/23
2014/07/14
14:00-16:00
RIKEN Seminar
"In Situ Characterization of Electrochemical Processes by Various Synchrotron-based Techniques"
Speaker: Dr. Takuya Masuda
(Surface Characterization Group, Nano Characterization Unit,
Advanced Key Technologies Division, National Institute for materials Science)
Venue: Seminar Room 209, Nanoscience Joint Laboratory, Wako campus
Contact: Biofunctional Catalyst Research Team
2014/07/08 2014/07/14
2014/07/10
14:00-17:20
RIKEN Seminar
1) "Immortal Polymerization and its Applications for Constructuring Topological and Functional Polymers"
Speaker: Prof. Dongmei Cui
(Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry Chinese Academy of Sciences)
2) "1,4-Butadiene and 3,4-Isoprene Copolymer with Different Sequence Distribution Prepared by Sole Yttrium Cationic Species"
Speaker: Prof. Bo Liu
(Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry Chinese Academy of Sciences)
3) "Transition Metal Mediated Functionalization of C-H/B-H Bonds of Carboranes"
Speaker: Prof. Zuowei Xie
(Chinese University of Hong Kong)
Venue: S507, Chemistry and Materials Physics Building, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Research Group --> Details
2014/06/18 2014/07/10
2014/06/11
16:00-17:20
RIKEN Seminar
"Chelating sigma-Aryl Post-Metallocenes: Probing [C−H···F−C] Contacts as Synthetic Models of Weak Attractive Ligand–Polymer Interactions"
Speaker: Prof. Michael C W CHAN
(Associate Professor of Department of Biology and Chemistry, City University of Hong Kong)
Venue: S507, Chemistry and Materials Physics Building, Wako campus
Contact: Advanced Catalysis Research Group
2014/05/13 2014/06/11
2014/05/22
15:00-17:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Ecological implications of electron transfer between microbes and
conductive materials"
Speaker: Dr. Soichiro Kato
(Bioproduction Research Institute, The National Institute of Advanced
industrial Science and Technology)
Venue: Seminar Room N351, 3F Bioscience Building, Wako campus
Contact: Biofunctional Catalyst Research Team
2014/05/21 2014/05/22
2014/04/21-22
9:30-17:40
9:30-12:00
The 3rd RIKEN-SNU Workshop on Chemical Biology for Health and Resource Sciences
Venue: Suzuki Umetaro Hall & 3F Lobby, Bioscience Building, Wako campus
Contact: Molecular Ligand Target Research Team
2014/04/17 2014/04/22
2014/03/31
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"New frontiers between plant responses to stress and development and applications for health and fuel production"
Speaker: Dr. Alessandra Devoto
(School of Biological Sciences, Royal Holloway - University of London)
Venue: C212, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Genomic Network Research Team
2014/03/24 2014/03/31
2014/03/27
10:00-11:40
RIKEN Seminar
1) "A functional genomics approach to improving microbial fermentation"
Speaker: Dr. Jeff Piotrowski
(Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, University of Wisconsin)
2) "Systems level insights from large-scale analysis of genetic interactions in yeast"
Speaker: Dr. Chad Myers
(Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Minnesota)
Venue: #S311, Bioscience Building, Wako campus
Contact: Molecular Ligand Target Research Team
2014/03/12 2014/03/27
2014/03/20
15:00-17:00
CSRS Seminar
"Recent Progress in Organic Photovoltaics to Achieve Efficiency beyond 10%"
Speaker: Dr. Doo Kyung Moon
(Professor, College of Engineering, Department of Materials Chemistry and Engineering, Konkuk University, Korea)
Venue: #424/426, Main Research Building, Wako campus
Contact: Bioplastic Research Team
2014/03/10 2014/03/20
2014/03/12
14:00-16:00
RIKEN CSRS NBT Seminar Series No.2
1) "Technologies and Their Applications in Crop Improvements"
Speaker: Dr. Caixia Gao
(Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Science)
2) "Mammalian genome engineering with the CRISPR/Cas system"
Speaker: Dr. Fei Ann Ran
(Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
*Live telecast at Wako (#S310, Bioscience Building) and Tsukuba (4F Conference Room, Informatics and JCM Building)
Contact: Plant Genomic Network Research Team / Gene Discovery Research Group
2014/02/26 2014/03/12
2014/03/11
16:15-17:15
CSRS Seminar
"Bryophytes as bio-indicators in the Amazon Forest"
Speaker: Dr. Charles Zartman
(Senior Researcher of National Institute of Amazonian Research (INPA), Brazil)
Venue: RIKEN Yokohama campus, Yokohama City University building 1F, Lecture room 1
Contact: Biomass Research Platform Team
2014/03/10 2014/03/11
2014/03/03
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"The use of transcriptomics and metabolomics for pathway discovery in the lignin field"
Speaker: Dr. Ruben Vanholme
(Dr. Wout Boerjan Lab., VIB Department of Plant Systems Biology, Ghent University)
Venue: C214/216, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Metabolomics research Group
2014/02/25 2014/03/03
2014/03/05-06
9:30-17:20
9:30-12:30
UK-Japan Workshop
Rhizosphere InteracXons -towards Global Food Security‐

Venue: Main Auditorium, Main Office Building Hall, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2014/02/10 2014/03/06
2014/02/17
14:00-15:30
CSRS Seminar
"Cyanobacterial photoresponsive sysmtems and their application to optogentics and bioimaging"
Speaker: Dr. Rei Narikawa
(Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, University of Tokyo)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Synthetic Genomics Research Team
2014/02/10 2014/02/17
2014/02/14
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"The shape and the function of root-associated bacterial community in a natural habitat"
Speaker: Dr. Ryohei Thomas Nakano
(Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research, Cologne, Germany)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2014/01/20 2014/02/14
2014/02/12
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"Circadian Clocks and Signalling in Arabidopsis"
Speaker: Dr. Alex A.R. Webb
(Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge, UK)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2014/01/30 2014/02/12
2014/01/22
14:00-15:30
CSRS Seminar
"GENETIC ANALYSIS OF RNA-SILENCING PATHWAY IN ARABIDOPSIS THALIANA"
Speaker: Dr. Tatsuo Kanno
(Plant Genome Engineering Research Unit, Agrogenomics Research Center, National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences / PRESTO, JST)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Synthetic Genomics Research Team
2014/01/09 2014/01/22
2014/01/15
14:00-15:30
CSRS Seminar
"The mechanistic bases for microRNA-mediated translational repression in plants"
Speaker: Dr. Hiro-oki Iwakawa
(Institute of Molecular and Cellular
Biosciences, The University of Tokyo)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Synthetic Genomics Research Team
2013/12/19 2014/01/15
2013/12/19
14:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"Site-directed genome engineering of higher plants by genome editing tools, ZFN, TALEN, and CRISPR/CAS9"
Speaker: Dr. Yuriko Osakabe
(Gene Discovery Research Group, RIKEN CSRS)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus

*Live telecast at Wako (#S310, Bioscience Building) and Tsukuba (4F Conference Room, Informatics and JCM Building)
Contact: Plant Genomic Network Research Team
2013/11/22 2013/12/19
2013/11/26
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Cell Wall Chemotyping for Functional Genomics"
Speaker: Dr. Lorenz Gerber
(Umea Plant Science Centre, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences)
Venue: C214/C216, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Cellulose Production Research Team
2013/11/13 2013/11/26
2013/11/25
13:00-14:00
CSRS Seminar
"The role of GA in seed dormancy loss"
Speaker: Dr. Camille M. Steber
(USDA-ARS, Research Molecular Geneticist (Plant), Washington State University / Adjunct Faculty in Crop and Soil Sciences)
Venue: C214/C216, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Dormancy and Adaptation Research Unit
2013/10/17 2013/11/25
2013/11/18
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Analyses for gene expression regulated by high-order information of genetic sequences"
Speaker: Dr. Shuntaro Takahashi
(Lecturer, Frontier Institute for Biomolecular Engineering Research, Konan University)
Venue: #535/537, Main Research Building, Wako campus
Contact: Enzyme Research Team
2013/10/17 2013/11/18
2013/11/14
1) 15:00-15:45
2) 15:45-16:30
CSRS Seminar
1) "Biochemical genomics of polyketide biosynthesis in Cannabis and Humulus"
Speaker:Dr. Jonathan Page
(National Research Council of Canada & University of Saskatchewan Saskatoon, SK, Canada)
2) "Applying metabolomics approaches to improve plants and their products"
Speaker: Prof. Robert Hall
(Managing Director, Centre for BioSystems Genomics / Cluster Leader Metabolic Regulation, Plant Research International, BU Bioscience / Plant Metabolomics, Wageningen University, The Netherlands )
Venue: C218/220 , Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Metabolomics Research Group
2013/10/31 2013/11/14
2013/11/12
16:00-17:30
RIKEN Seminar
"DNA methylation and TE dynamics in Arabidopsis"
Speaker: Professor Tetsuji Kakutani
(Department of Integrated Genetics, National Institute of Genetics)
Venue: Main Office Building Hall, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Genomic Network Research Team

*Live telecast will be available at Wako (S310, Bioscience Building), Tsukuba (Main Conference Room, 1F Management Building) and Kobe (E206, Building D)
2013/10/29 2013/11/12
2013/11/01
15:00-17:00
CSRS Seminar
1) "Using cell wall integrity research to facilitate bioenergy production from lignocellulosic biomass"
Speaker: Dr. Thorsten Hamann
(Department of Biology, Norwegian University of Science and Technology)
2) "Cell walls and plant development : examples in Arabidopsis and Brachypodium"
Speaker: Dr. Herman Höfte
(Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA Centre de Versailles-Grignon)
3) "Recent insights into expansin action: alpha, beta and bacterial"
Speaker: Dr. Daniel Cosgrove
(Department of Biology, Penn State University)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Cellulose Production Research Team
2013/10/29 2013/11/01
2013/10/22
14:30-
CSRS Seminar
1) "The System Strategic Approach for Crop Research: Towards the Crop Yield Improvement"
Speaker: Dr. Treenut Saithong
(King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT))
2) "Deciphering the complex of gene regulatory network in plant via systems biology approach: aim to understand the regulation of starch biosynthesis pathway in cassava"
Speaker: Dr. Saowalak Kalapanulak
(King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT))
Venue: C218/C220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Metabolomics Research Group / Metabolic Systems Research Team
2013/10/17 2013/10/22
2013/10/08
13:00-14:00
CSRS Seminar
"Identification of three hydroxyproline O-arabinosyltransferases in Arabidopsis"
Speaker: Prof. Yoshikatsu Matsubayashi
(Professor, National Institute for Basic Biology)
Venue: E717, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Cell Function Research Team
2013/09/19 2013/10/08
2013/10/01
10:00-11:00

CSRS Seminar
"Silage - Raw Material for the Production of Amino Acids Use it Before it is Hidden in the Wood"
Speaker: Prof. Elmar Heinzle
(Biochemical Engineering Institute, Saarland University, Germany)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Synthetic Genomics Research Team

2013/09/27 2013/10/01
2013/10/01
17:00-18:00
RIKEN Seminar
"Architecture and dynamics of mega-synthases involved in primary and secondary metabolism"
Speaker: Prof. Sheryl Tsai
(Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Chemistry, and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of California, Irvine)
Venue: Suzuki Umetaro Hall, Bioscience Building, Wako campus
Contact: Natural Product Biosynthesis Research Unit
2013/09/12 2013/10/01
2013/09/28
10:00-17:00
OPEN DAY - RIKEN Yokohama Campus & Yokohama City University, Tsurumi Campus 2013/09/04 2013/09/28
2013/09/25
11:00-12:00
CSRS Seminar
"Characterization of Plant Glucosinolate Metabolic Networks"
Speaker: Dr. Sixue Chen
(Dept. Biology, Univ. Florida, USA)
Venue: C206/208, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Metabolic Systems Research Team
2013/09/20 2013/09/25

2013/09/19
1) 14:00-15:00
2) 15:00-16:00

CSRS Seminar
1) "Xylose metabolism in Arabidopsis"
Speaker: Dr. Joshua L. Heazlewood (Joint BioEnergy Institute, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)
2) "Tracking protein turnover in plant cells and intact plants: a new frontier in understanding the cost of plant growth"
Speaker: Prof A. Harvey Millar (Winthrop Professor/ARC Future Fellow, ARC Centre of Excellence in Plant Energy Biology / Centre for Comparative Analysis of Biomolecular Networks / The University of Western Australia)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Proteomics Research Unit
2013/09/04 2013/09/19
2013/09/18
13:00-14:00
CSRS Seminar
"A novel epigenetic regulator for heterochromatin gene expression in Arabidopsis"
Speaker: Dr. Taisuke Nishimura (PRESTO, JST / Bioscience and Biotechnology Center, Nagoya University)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Cell Function Research Team
2013/08/05 2013/09/18
2013/09/17-18 RIKEN CSRS Workshop: Metabolomics to Better Understand Plant Specialized Metabolism
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Venue: C212 on 17th / C206/208 on 18th, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Metabolomics Research Group
2013/08/26 2013/09/18
2013/09/12
11:00-12:00
CSRS Seminar
"Self Organization of Plant Microtubules"
Speaker: Prof. Geoffrey O. Wasteneys (Professor, University of British Columbia)
Venue: C218/C220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Cell Function Research Team
2013/07/24 2013/09/11
2013/09/03 RIKEN Seminar
"Exploring Biochemical Diversity in Natural Products Biosynthesis"
Speaker: Dr. Taifo Mahmud (Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Oregon State University)
Venue: S311, Bioscience Building, Wako campus
Contact: Natural Product Biosynthesis Research Unit
2013/09/02 2013/09/03
2013/09/02
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"A green perspective on the developmental hourglass concept"
Speaker: Dr. Marcel Quint (Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Cell Function Research Team
2013/07/23 2013/09/02
2013/08/01
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"The roles of Chloroplast Heat Shock Protein 90 (Hsp90C) in protein import and chloroplast biogenesis"
Speaker: Dr. Hitoshi Inoue (University of Massachusetts)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Proteomics Research Unit
2013/07/23 2013/08/01
2013/07/29
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
"For identification of the molecular mechanism of heterosis"
Speaker: Dr. Ryo Fujimoto (Niigata University)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Genomic Network Research Team
2013/07/23 2013/07/29
2013/06/14
11:00-12:00
CSRS Seminar
"Analysis of cell type specific splicing forms in the root meristem inArabidopsis"
Speaker: Dr. Masashi Yamada (Duke University)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Cell Function Research Team
2013/04/01 2013/06/14
2013/06/06
10:00-11:00
CSRS Seminar
"Asia Cassava Molecular Innovation Network"
Speaker: Dr. Manabu Ishitani (Senior Researcher, International Center for
Tropical Agriculture (CIAT))
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Genomic Network Research Team
2013/04/01 2013/06/06
2013/05/23
11:00-12:00
CSRS Seminar
"How plants know when to flower: Transcriptional regulation of CONSTANS in photoperiodic flowering in Arabidopsis"
Speaker: Dr. Shogo Ito (Nagoya University)
Venue: C218/C220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Productivity Systems Research Group
2013/04/01 2013/05/23
2013/05/21
13:30-
CSRS Seminar
"Gene network and reaction network reconstruction methods toward the understanding of chemical coevolution"
Speaker: Dr. Masaaki Kotera (Assistant Professor, Kyoto University)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Metabolomics Research Group
2013/04/01 2013/05/21
2013/05/21
10:00-11:00
CSRS Seminar
"Current status of plant biotechnology in Vietnam and perspectives"
Speaker: Dr. Ham Huy Le (Associate Professor, Institute of Agricultural Genetics (AGI))
Venue: C214/C216, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Genomic Network Research Team
2013/04/01 2013/05/21
2013/05/15
15:00-16:00
CSRS Seminar
1) "Evidences supporting distinct function of cytosolic glutamine"
Speaker: Prof. Tomoyuki Yamaya (Professor,Tohoku University)
2) "Functions of the chloroplastic PEPC in primary metabolism of rice"
Speaker: Dr. Mitsue Miyao-Tokutomi (Research Unit Head, National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences)
Venue: C208, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Metabolomics Research Group
2013/04/01 2013/05/15
2013/05/13
15:00-
CSRS Seminar
"Radical SAM enzymes in cofactor biosynthesis"
Speaker: Prof.Tadhg P.Begley (Texas A&M University)
Venue: C214/C216, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Metabolomics Research Group
2013/04/01 2013/05/13
2013/05/01
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Analysis of the breadwheat genome using whole-genome shotgun sequencing"
Speaker: Dr. Anthony Hall (University of Liverpool)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Synthetic Genomics Research Team
2013/04/01 2013/05/01
2013/04/19
14:00-15:00
CSRS Seminar
"Metabolomics approaches to the study of enzymes and microbial metabolisms"
Speaker: Dr. Natsumi Saito (Project Assistant Professor, Keio University)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Plant Immunity Research Group
2013/04/01 2013/04/19
2013/04/18
13:00-14:30
CSRS Seminar
"RNAseq: technical advance and application in developmental biology & immunity research"
Speaker: Dr. Yasunori Ichihashi (UC Davis and RIKEN)
Dr. Shuta Asai (Sainsbury lab and RIKEN)
Venue: E717/719, East Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Cell Function Research Team
2013/04/01 2013/04/18
2013/04/09
16:00-17:00
CSRS Seminar
"Using Metabolic Profiling to Enhance Quality of Fruits and Vegetables"
Speaker: Dr. Daryl Rowan (New Zealand Institute for Plant & Food Research Limited)
Venue: C218/C220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Metabolomics Research Group
2013/04/01 2013/04/09

2013/04/04
13:00-14:00

CSRS Seminar
"Intercellular Communication in Plant Tissue Patterning"
Speaker: Dr. Keiji Nakajima (Nara Institute of Science and Technology)
Venue: C218/C220, Central Research Building, Yokohama campus
Contact: Cell Function Research Team

2013/04/01 2013/04/04