Reports on the current activity by "Young Initiative Researchers" employed under the “Initiative for the Promotion of Young Scientists’ Independent Research” program funded by Special Coordination Funds for Promoting Science and Technology commissioned by the MEXT from FY2007 to 2011.


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【 Award 】

Kenji Miura
Japanese Society for Plant Cell and Molecular Biology
Young Investigator’s Award
“Molecular mechanism for cold signaling and tolerance”


Ryusuke Niwa
The Minister of Education, Sports, Culture, Science and Technology Prize for Young Investigators Award 7 Apr. 2014
title: A comprehensive analysis of insect steroid hormone biosynthesis


Ryusuke Niwa
Young investigator award, University of Tsukuba (Year 2013)
24 Oct 2013


Ryusuke Niwa
University of Tsukuba Young Investigator Award (The Research Support Project, University of Tsukuba) 2013/02/28


Assocciate Proffesor Kenji MIURA and Associate Proffessor Shunsuke YAGUCHIwere selected to receive a reserach grant for 2012 by Inamori Foundation and attended the presentation ceremony at Grand Prince Hotel Kyoto on April 14, 2012.  →Read more

Kenji Miura
"Epigenetic regulation through plant specific PHD domain in the SUMO E3 ligase SIZ1"

Shunsuke Yaguchi

"Function and formation of the apical tuft presented at the anterior end of the sea urchin embryo."