Disease Mechanism Course

Kuniya Abe

Kuniya Abe

Team Leader HP
Technology and Development Team for Mammalian Genome Dynamics, RIKEN BRC

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors, University of Tsukuba

Research field: Developmental Genetics
  1. Development, differentiation and epigenetics of mammalian pluripotent cells and germ cells
  2. Developmental genetics of mammalian early embryogenesis
  3. Development and characterization of novel pluripotent stem cells in human and mice
  4. Development of cellular phenotyping technology based on image processing and machine learning
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Yukio Nakamura

Yukio Nakamura

Head HP
Cell Engineering Division, RIKEN BRC

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors, University of Tsukuba

Research field: Research and development regarding cell culture technology
Nobuhiro Ohkohchi

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Visiting Professor HP
Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba

Research field: Liver disease, navigation system for operation
Renu Wadhwa

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Laboratory Leader HP
DAILAB, Biomedical Research Institute, AIST

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors, University of Tsukuba

Research field: Biology of Cellular Aging, Cancer and Stress
Masashi Yanagisawa

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Director and Professor HP
International Institute for Integrative Sleep Medicine, University of Tsukuba

Research field: Neuroscience of Sleep
Yasuhiro Yasutomi

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Director HP
Tsukuba Primate Research Center, NIBIOHN

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Immunoregulation and Vaccine Research
Atsushi Yoshiki

Atsushi Yoshiki iD

Head HP
Experimental Animal Division, RIKEN BRC

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Bioresource Science for Laboratory Mouse
  1. Collection, preservation, quality-control and distribution of mouse resources
  2. Research and development for quality control of mouse resources
  3. Development of novel tools for gene functions and mouse models for human diseases
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Sunil Kaul

Sunil KAUL iD

Chief Senior Researcher HP
DAILAB, Biomedical Research Institute, AIST

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Molecular Biology of Medicinal Herbs for Cancer Treatment and QOL
Tomoko Kuwabara

Tomoko Kuwabara iD

Senior Researcher HP
Stem Cell Engineering Research Group,
Biotechnology Research Institute for Drug Discover, AIST

Associate Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Regulatory Analysis of Adult Stem Cells

Drug Discovery Course

Sosaku Ichikawa

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Professor
Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba

Research field: Functional Carrier Design and Engineering
Toshikazu Kamiya

Toshikazu Kamiya

Research Fellow
Kyowa Hakko Bio Co., Ltd.

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Biomaterial/Bioprocess Science
  1. Applications of dipeptides as fuctional biomaterials.
  2. Production of active pharmacutical compounds by fermentation.
  3. Establishing procedures for neuronal protection or regeneration by biomolecules.
Toshiyuki Kanamori

Toshiyuki Kanamori

Team Leader HP
Drug Assay Device Research Group,
Biotechnology Research Institute for Drug Discovery, AIST

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Transport Phenomena in biomedical system
Hiroshi Nagase

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Specially Appointed Professor HP
International Institute for Integrative Sleep Medicine, University of Tsukuba

Research field: Medicinal Chemistry
Tetsuya Sakurai

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Director HP
Center for Artificial Intelligence Research, University of Tsukuba

Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Information and Systems, University of Tsukuba

Research field: Computational Algorithms
  1. Mathematical methods for data analysis
  2. High performance algorithms on large-scale scientific simulations
  3. Eigenvalue analysis

Selected Publications:

  1. "Distributed collaborative feature selection based on intermediate representation", Proceedings of the 28th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-19) 2019, accepted.
  2. "Complex moment-based supervised eigenmap for dimensionality reduction", Proceedings of the Thirty-Third AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-19) 2019, accepted.
  3. "Spectral feature scaling method for supervised dimensionality reduction", Proceedings of the 27th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-18) 2018, 2560-2566.
Shinji Sugiura

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Chief Senior Researcher HP
Drug Assay Device Research Group,
Biotechnology Research Institute for Drug Discovery, AIST

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Biochemical Engineering
Makoto Miyagishi

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Group Leader HP
Molecular Composite medicine Research Group,
Biomedical Research Institute, AIST

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Nucleic Acids Medicine
Hiroyuki Ito

Hiroyuki Ito iD

Director
Astellas Pharma Inc.

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical sciences
Tsunenori Kameda

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Unit Leader HP
Silk Materials Research Unit, Division of Biotechnology,
Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, NARO

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Silk Materials Research
  1. Fundamental reserch on relation between the structure and properties of silk proteins
  2. Development of various fabrication processes for formation of innovative silk materials with different characteristics
  3. Commercialize the various unutilized silk produced by insects other than silkworm as new material.
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Naohiro Noda

Naohiro NodaiD

Group Leader HP
Bio-analytical Research Group, Biomedical Research Institute, AIST

Associate Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Bioengineering, Bio-anaytical technology
Yusaku Miyamae

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Course Coordinator of T-LSI (Drug Discovery Course)

Associate Professor
Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba

Research field: Chemical Biology

Food Innovation Course

Hiroko Isoda

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Professor HP
Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba

Research field: Food Functionality
Toshikazu Kamiya

Toshikazu Kamiya

Research Fellow
Kyowa Hakko Bio Co., Ltd.

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Nutraceutical Science
  1. Discovering new health benefits of nutritional factors and celluar metabolites.
  2. Rejuvenation by replenishing spefic nutritional factors.
  3. Establishing and utilizing unique celluar models of aging or disease states for the study of matabolic changes.
Susumu Kawasaki

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Senior Researcher HP
Food Research Institute, NARO

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Food Microbiology/Food Hygiene Laboratory
Isao Kobayashi

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Principal Researcher HP
Food Research Institute, NARO

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Multiscale Food Engineering
Masatomo Kobayashi

Masatomo Kobayashi

Head HP
Experimental Plant Division, RIKEN BRC

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Science and Technology of Plant Resources
Kunihiko Uemura

Kunihiko Uemura

Laboratory Head HP
Food Research Institute, NARO

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Food Engineering/Advanced Food Technology
  1. Development of novel food process technology using electricity
  2. Inactivation of microorganism in foods using electricity
  3. Quality changes of foods by food processing
Jun Watanabe

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Senior Researcher HP
Food Research Institute, NARO

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Food Functionality, Functional Food Factor
Kenichi Kashiwagi

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Associate Professor HP
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba

Research field: Development Economics, Economy of Middle East and North Africa

Environmental Management Course

Mitsuko Aono

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Dupty director HP
Center for Environmental Biology and Ecosystem, NIES

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Mechanism of stress response in Plants
Hirofumi Hara

Hirofumi Hara iD

Associate Professor HP
Department of Chemical Process Engineering, Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Associate Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: The tropics environmental microbiology
Masanobu Kawachi

Masanobu Kawachi iD

Head HP
Biodiversity Resource Conservation Section, Center for Environmental Biology and Ecosystem Studies, NIES

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Algal Resources, Algal Biodiversity

Nobuo Kawahara

Head
Research Center for Medicinal Plant Resources, NIBIOHN

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors, University of Tsukuba
*New students will not be recruited in 2020.

Research field: Pharmacognosy and phytochemistry
  1. Natural product chemistry of medicinal plants
  2. Screening of bioactive component from medicinal plants
Masatomo Kobayashi

Masatomo Kobayashi

Head HP
Experimental Plant Division,
RIKEN BRC

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Science and Technology of Plant Resources
  1. Development of innovative resources and technologies of model plants that contributes the promotion of plant science
  2. Improvement of technologies for crop protection by using model plant resources and information
  3. Study on the environmental responses of plant using natural variation of model plant, Arabidopsis
Moriya Ohkuma

Moriya Ohkuma

Head HP
Microbe Division (Japan Collection of Microorganisms),
RIKEN BRC

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Microbial Resources and Diversity
Iwane Suzuki

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Professor HP
Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba

Research field: Functional Regulation of Photosynthesis
Kayo Yoshimatsu

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Head HP
Research Center for Medicinal Plant Resources, NIBIOHN

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Biotechnology for Medicinal Plants
Shinya Takahashi

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Course Coordinator of T-LSI (Environmental Management Course)

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba

Research field: Environmental physiology of higher plants

Bioinformatics Course

Tetsuya Sakurai

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Director HP
Center for Artificial Intelligence Research,
University of Tsukuba

Professor, Faculty of Engineering, Information and Systems,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Computational Algorithms
  1. Mathematical methods for data analysis
  2. High performance algorithms on large-scale scientific simulations
  3. Eigenvalue analysis

Selected Publications:

  1. "Distributed collaborative feature selection based on intermediate representation", Proceedings of the 28th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-19) 2019, accepted.
  2. "Complex moment-based supervised eigenmap for dimensionality reduction", Proceedings of the Thirty-Third AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-19) 2019, accepted.
  3. "Spectral feature scaling method for supervised dimensionality reduction", Proceedings of the 27th International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI-18) 2018, 2560-2566.
Tsuyoshi Miyazaki

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MANA Principal Investigator/Group Leader HP
International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics
NIMS

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Electronic Structure Calculation
Itoshi Nikaido

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Team Leader HP
Laboratory for Bioinformatics Research,
RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Genome Science, Bioinformatics
Ranjith Kumar Bakku

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Course Coordinator of T-LSI (Bioinformatics Course)

Assistant Professor
Faculty of Engineering, Information and Systems,University of Tsukuba

Research field: Multi-Omics integration and Gene-regulatory interactions

Biomolecular Engineering Course

Sosaku Ichikawa

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Professor
Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba

Research field: Functional Carrier Design and Engineering
Shinji Sugiura

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Chief Senior Researcher HP
Drug Assay Device Research Group,
Biotechnology Research Institute for Drug Discovery, AIST

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Biochemical Engineering
Tsunenori Kameda

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Unit Leader HP
Silk Materials Research Unit, Division of Biotechnology,
Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, NARO

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Silk Materials Research
  1. Fundamental reserch on relation between the structure and properties of silk proteins
  2. Development of various fabrication processes for formation of innovative silk materials with different characteristics
  3. Commercialize the various unutilized silk produced by insects other than silkworm as new material.
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Hidetoshi Teramoto

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Principal ResearcherHP
Silk Materials Research Unit,
Division of Biotechnology, Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, NARO

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Silk Materials Engineering
Shuichiro Tomita

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Leader HP
New Silk Research Unit,
Division of Biotechnology, Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, NARO

Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Developmental Biology and Physiology of Insect
Hidehiko Hirakawa

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Course Coordinator of T-LSI (Biomolecular Engineering Course)

Associate Professor
Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences,
University of Tsukuba

Research field: Enzyme Engineering, Protein Engineering