Center for Neuroscience and Biomedical Engineering

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The 2019 CNBE pamphlet has been published.

Member list has been updated.

Spring school 2019 was held, and the materials were uploaded.

Number of paper publications in international journals in the field of neuroscience by BLSC researchers has been highly evaluated.

Evaluation for prioritized funding supports to the national universities in Japan for FS 2019 was conducted by MEXT (Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, Japan) based on the KPI (Key Performance Indicators) of the major fields. In the strategy entitled as “Creation of revolutionary and interdisciplinary fields combining featured research areas” among three strategies of UEC, the KPI of “Number of paper publications in international journals in the field of neuroscience by the BLSC researchers” has earned the highest rank of “a”, contributing for UEC to be ranked at the second place among 15 national universities.

Annual report of 2017 has been published.

Update of the Seminar page

Best Poster Award at Near-Infrared Forum

Prof. Yukio Yamada in cooperation with a group of Muroran Institute of Technology etc. received Best Poster Award for presentation at the 34th Near-Infrared Forum held in Sapporo city on November 22, 2018.

A bioluminescence material “seMpai” has been commercialized.

BLSC Spring School for High School Students 2019

Dr. Kitada and Dr. Saito received Awards of Excellence in “In vivo Imaging Forum 2018”

Dr. Kitada and Dr. Saito working at Maki Laboratory received awards of excellence for poster presentation in “In vivo Imaging Forum 2018” held on Oct. 19, 2018 in Tokyo.
“In vivo Imaging Forum” has been held annually for the technology of visualizing biological tissues in vivo to provide opportunities of discussions and exchanges among researchers through invited talks by speakers invited from domestic and overseas as well as poster presentations related to the in vivo imaging technology.