Friday, January 11, 2019 - 15:00 to 16:00

Kenji Katayama, Department of Applied Chemistry, Chuo University


Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 14:00 to 15:00

Title: A neuron-specific microexon implicated in X-linked dystonia-parkinsonism (XDP) controls subcellular localization of TAF1

Speaker: Dr. Jill R. Crittenden

Affiliation: Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:00

Title: Regulation of the Heat Shock Response and Proteostasis Networks in Aging and Disease

Speaker: Dr. Richard Morimoto

Affiliation: Northwestern University


Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 10:00 to 11:00

Title: Neurodegeneration and drug discovery in C. elegans

Speaker: Dr. Alexander Parker

Affiliation:  CRCHUM - Université de Montréal



Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 16:00 to 17:00

Title: Building Robots that Teach

Speaker: Brian Scassellati

Affiliation: Yale University


Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 15:00 to 16:00

Title: Experimental and Translational MRI of Brain Reorganization after Stroke by Professor

Speaker: Professor Rick Dijkhuizen

Affiliation:  University Medical Center Utrecht



Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 15:00 to 16:00


Title: Electrokinetics and Plasmonics at NanoScale Singularities: Designing Next-Generation Molecular Diagnostics

Speaker: Professor Hsueh-Chia Chang

Institution: University of Notre Dame, USA


Friday, December 14, 2018 - 10:00 to 11:00

Title: The mouth, the anus and the blastopore. Their questionable developmental and
evolutionary relationships and the origin of the animal gut

Speaker: Prof. Andreas Hejnol

Affiliation: Sars International Centre for Marine Molecular Biology, University of Bergen, Norway.
Research Group Leader “Comparative Developmental Biology of Animals”




Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 13:30 to 14:30

Title: High-resolution Rodent fMRI at Ultrahigh Fields

Speaker: Professor Seong-Gi Kim

Affiliation:  Center for Neuroscience Imaging Research, Institute for Basic Science, Suwon, Korea; Department of Biomedical Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, Korea



Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 15:00 to 16:00

Title: Maintenance of regulatory T cell stability by ubiquitin E3 ligases deltex1 and XIAP

Speaker: Professor Ming-Zong Lai

Affiliation: Institute of Molecular Biology, Academia Sincia