Dec.3, 2020 (Online guest)

Dr. Fabio Parmeggiani, University of Bristol

Zoom Seminar for OIST "Designing modular proteins"

Oct.26, 2020 (Online guest)

Prof. Nozomi Ando, Cornell University

Zoom Seminar for OIST "Protein Allostery: Evolution and Correlated Motions"

Aug.18, 2020 (Online guest)

Dr. Arren Bar-Even, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology

Zoom Seminar for OIST "The reductive glycine pathway - a plug-and-play tool for one-carbon assimilation"

Jul.07, 2020 (Online guest)

Prof. Lynn Kamerlin, Uppsala University

Zoom Seminar for OIST "Harnessing Conformational Dynamics to Engineer New Enzymes"


Jan.31, 2020

Prof. Andrei Lupas, Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology

Seminar at OIST "Proteins from Peptides"

Sep.17, 2019

Prof. Loredano Pollegioni, University of Insubria


Jul.08, 2019

Prof. Kirill Alexandrov, Queensland University of Technology

Seminar at OIST "Connecting biology and electronics with artificial protein switches"

Jul.02-03, 2019

Prof. Nobuyasu Koga, Institute for Molecular Science

Seminar at OIST "Generation of de novo designed protein structure library"

Apr.23-24, 2019

Prof. Norikazu Ichihashi, the University of Tokyo

Seminar at OIST "Making an artificial cell capable of Darwinian evolution and artificial cell techniques for evolutionary engineering"


Mar.07-08, 2019

Prof. Donald Hilvert, ETH Zurich

Seminar at OIST "Design and evolution of artificial enzymes"

Dec. 11-12, 2018

Dr. Shunsuke Tagami, RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research

Seminar at OIST "How simple peptides enhance RNA polymerase ribozyme function"

Nov. 06-07, 2018

Prof. Hiroyuki Noji, The University of Tokyo

Seminar at OIST "Artificial cell reactor technology for digital bioassay, enzyme screening, and system reconstitution"


Oct.26, 2018

Prof. Toki Taira, University of the Ryukyus

Seminar at OIST "Structures and antifungal activities of plant chitinases"

Aug. 02 - 03, 2018

Dr. Jafar Sharif, RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences

Seminar at OIST "New Roles of Maintenance Methylation Factors DNMT1 and NP95/UHRF1 for Chromatin Mediated Transcriptional Regulation"

Jul. 18 - 20, 2018 

Prof. Nobuhiko Tokuriki, Michael Smith Laboratories, University of British Columbia

Seminar at OIST "Dynamics and Constraints of Enzyme Evolution"


Apr. 05, 2018

Prof. Satoru Oshiro, Sports and Health Science Department, Daito Bunka University



Nov. 27, 2017

Prof. Hideo Higuchi, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo

Seminar at OIST "Cooperative force generation by muscle myosin molecules interacting with actin filaments"