|1st or 2nd year
|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.
|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.
|Monday, May 22, 2017.
Dr. Misato Ohtani
|RNA metabolism regulation important for plant regeneration
|Thursday, May 25, 2017.
Dr. Yasukazu Nakahata
|Circadian clock and physiological functions in mammals
|Monday, May 29, 2017.
Dr. Daisuke Watanabe
|Mechanisms of high fermentation performance in Saccharomyces cerevisiae sake strains
|Thursday, June 1, 2017.
Dr. Satoko Yoshida
|Living strategies of parasitic plants
|Monday, June 5, 2017.
Dr. Michinori Toriyama
|The roles of cilia in development and disease
|Thursday, June 8, 2017.
Dr. Yoshiki Tanaka
|Structural and functional analysis of multidrug efflux transporter, MATE
|Monday, June 12, 2017.
Dr. Shunsuke Miyashima
|Intercellular communication during plant root development
|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.
|Evaluation will be based on in-class quizzes/reports.
|Molecular Cell Biology