OIST-NTHU Joint Seminar: Accelerating Research Towards Applications in the Life Sciences


Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 14:00 to 17:30




Faculty and researchers from OIST and National Tsing Hua University (NTHU) in Taiwan will discuss advances and prospects of their research for applications in the life sciences. Three talks from OIST and three from NTHU will cover a range of areas from biomedical assays to cancer therapeutics and biotech entrepreneurship. The joint seminar is open to all. No registration required

Date: Wed, 21 August 2019
Time: 2:00pm-5:30pm
Location: C209


Redox Control of Olfactory Long-Term Memory in Drosophila
Jia Ling-Yang, Ph.D., NTHU


Regulate Hippo Signaling via Lipid-raft-targeted Molecular Assembly for Ovarian Cancer Treatment
Guanying Li, Ph.D., and Xunwu Hu, OIST


Fertilization on a Chip and CTCs Detection
Da Jeng-Yao, Ph.D., NTHU

15:30-16:00 Coffee Break

Synthetic Mammalian Riboswitches
Yohei Yokobayashi, Ph.D., OIST


Deep Synaptic Proteome Dynamics in Mental Health and Disease
Zacharie Taoufiq, Ph.D., OIST


Next Generation Pathology: From Biotech Research to Start-up at NTHU
Margaret Dah-Tsyr Chang, Ph.D., NTHU

17:30-20:00 Networking Dinner (*registration is required to attend the dinner*)

The joint seminar from 2:00pm-5:30pm is open to all. No registration required.

* To join the networking dinner from 5:30pm-8:00pm, please send an email to: innovation@oist.jp. The first 15 registrations will be accepted.*

For more information, contact: innovation@oist.jp

Sponsored by the Technology Development & Innovation Center.

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