Programs

Thematic Programs

Current and Upcoming Programs

2019STM

[2019STM] May 2019 – July 2019

Plant Stem Cells: Source of Plant Vitality

The main theme of this program is plant stem cells. Stem cells are the foundation for every organ. Unlike stem cells in animals, plant stem cells can form after embryogenesis and are dispersed throughout…

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2019QSC

[2019QSC] June 2019

Creating a New Frontier through the Synergy of Quasicrystals and Strongly Correlated Electron Systems

The program is devoted to emerging research interests in strongly correlated electron systems realized in structurally complex materials, with particular focus on quasicrystals and related compounds. The aim…

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2019CBA

[2019CBA] March 2019 – December 2019

Cancer – from Biology to Acceptance

Cancer has been the leading cause of death since 1981 in Japan, accounting for 30% of all deaths. Therefore, cancer study (understanding of the mechanisms of oncogenesis, improvement of diagnostic…

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