|Course type||International Course||Credits||1|
|Course start||1st or 2nd year||Room||中セミナー室 C110|
|Supervising lecturer||Hiroshi Takagi|
|Course objectives||The course aims to offer students advanced knowledge and a broader perspective in biological sciences and to showcase diverse experimental approaches that may also be useful in students' own research projects.|
|Course methodology||Eight top-notch staff scientists in Graduate School of Biological Sciences will give a lecture on their fields, from the research background to the latest topics, followed by discussion.|
|1||Monday, May 22, 2017.
Dr. Misato Ohtani
|RNA metabolism regulation important for plant regeneration|
|2||Thursday, May 25, 2017.
Dr. Yasukazu Nakahata
|Circadian clock and physiological functions in mammals|
|3||Monday, May 29, 2017.
Dr. Daisuke Watanabe
|Mechanisms of high fermentation performance in Saccharomyces cerevisiae sake strains|
|4||Thursday, June 1, 2017.
Dr. Satoko Yoshida
|Living strategies of parasitic plants|
|5||Monday, June 5, 2017.
Dr. Michinori Toriyama
|The roles of cilia in development and disease|
|6||Thursday, June 8, 2017.
Dr. Yoshiki Tanaka
|Structural and functional analysis of multidrug efflux transporter, MATE|
|7||Monday, June 12, 2017.
Dr. Shunsuke Miyashima
|Intercellular communication during plant root development|
|8||Thursday, June 15, 2017.
Dr. Shunsuke Yuri
|Kidney development and regeneration|
|Eligibility for this course||Students who are taking this class for credit need to have completed Molecular Cell Biology beforehand.|
|Grades/Evaluation||Evaluation will be based on in-class quizzes/reports.|
|Related courses||Molecular Cell Biology|