- RIKEN CSRS Plant Immunity Research Group     
 
 
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2018-11-02
 

New Member!

 
Bruno Ngou, who is a PhD student in Jonathan Jones Lab at the Saisbury Laboratory, joined as an internship student for 3 months.  This is funded by the JSPS shorttime fellowship in London.
 Welcome, Bruno!


2018-09-03
 

New Memebers!

 
Max Fishman, who finished PhD in Cornell Univ, joined to work on parasitic plants!
Nino Espinas, who finished PhD in OIST, joined as a JPSP fellow to study histone acetylases in plant immunity!
 
Welcome both of you!
 


2018-08-30
 

Kenji is awarded a prize money of about 1.6 million euros by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation!

 
 
He will use the money to build up a new working group at the University of Würzburg.

 
2018-07-23
 

The node: The people behind the papers

 

 
Featuring Taka's new paper in Development!
 


2018-07-08~13
 

Invited lecture at ISRR10 at Israel


2018-06-20
 

Lecture & Seminar at the University of Tokyo

 


2018-06-04
 

Seminar at Fronties in Integrated Symbiology

 


2018-05-28~29
 

MEXT Grant retreat at Hamamatsu!

 

 
Shirasu ice cream!  
 

2018-05-13~17
 

Visiting Michigan State University signing MOU


2018-04-02
 

New Member!

 
Yu Ayukawa joined our lab!  
 
He just got PhD at Tokyo University of Agriculture and Techology under supervision of Prof Arie.  
 
He will work on Fusarium virulence with Shuta!
 


2018-03-20
 

Thomas and Yasunori leave to start new adventure!

 

Good luck in new places, both of you!
 

 
Intern students granduated and get jobs!  Well done, Emiko, Hinako, Kuro, Soushi!  Good luck!
 
And Amal goes back to Tunisia to finish her PhD!  Good luck!
 

 

2018-02-28
 

Ayako and Kuma attended the 14th European Conference on Fungal Genetics (ECFG14) at Haifa, Israel. 

 

 
Ayako was selected for talk!  Well done, Ayako!

2018-02-03
 

10th Annula Lab Ski/Snowboard Tour

 

 
This year we invited  Minoda Lab and visited Nozawa Onsen!


2018-01-21~24
 

Organized Keystone Symposium "Plant Signaling: Molecular Pathways and Network Integration"




2018-01-04
 

New Member!

 
Sachiko Masuda will work on integrated symbiology project.
 


2017-09-29
 

12th year anniversary of the lab!

 

 

 
2017-08-25
 

RIKEN "Integrated Symbiology (iSYM)" project started!

 

 
Kickoff Workshop ( program) was held on August 21-22, 2017.
 

2017-05-22
 

Thomas' paper is featured by Nature Plants!

 
Parasitic plants: Injecting hormone into host
 


2017-05-08
 

New Member!

 

 
Amal Boukteb, a PhD studnet, from Tunisia, joined our lab for 3 month experiment working on Orobanche foetida on faba beans.  O. foetida is a big problem in Tunisia! Well come, Amal!
 


2017-04-03
 

New Members x2!

 

Satoshi Ogwa
 
Start research on parasitic plants!
 

Kazuki Sato
 
Start research on parasitic nematodes!
 

2017-03-27
 

Visiting RIKEN SPring-8

 
 Great facility for structural biology!


2017-03-23
 

Farewell Party!


 
あれから11年。オリジナルメンバーのHIROがドイツでPIに。GOOD LUCK, HIRO!

 
Good luck, Simon!

 
 
In Germany and France!

 
 
Takuya, 大手企業に就職おめでとう!

2017-03-09
 

Just released the draft genome sequence of Colletotrichum chlorophyti!

 
Data are here!
 


 
2017-03-08~09
 

Hosting annual meeting of MEXT consortium grant

 

 
Annual meeting on Scientific Research on Innovative Areas, a MEXT Grant-in Aid Project FY2015-2019 "Integrative system of autonomous environmental signal recognition and memorization for plant plasticity"
 
Sebastian Scornack and Alexander Jones from SLCU also joined!
 


2017-02-06
 

Visited Nagasaki Agricultural Reseach Center at Isahaya.


 

Strawberry research station.
 


Nagasaki Lantan Festival at night!
 

2017-01-28
 

The 9th Lab Ski/Snowboard Tour!

 

 
Hakuba, Happo One!  Poweder snow!

  

2017-01-10
 

JGPP January issue cover!

 

 
Well done, Pam!
 

 

 
2017-01-01
 

Happy New Year!

 


2016-12-21
 

Bou Nen Kai (The end of year party!)

 

 

2016-12-31
 

Selected as Best of 2016: Top Topics in Plant Cell!

 

2016-11-30 〜 12-02

Invited Talk at the Cold Spring Harbor Asia

 

Latest Advances in Plant Development & Environmental Response, AWAJI, JAPAN
at Awaji Yumebutai Conference Center


 
Anu got the best poster award from Wolf Frommer!
Twitter comments are here.


Well done, Anu! Yumemitai!
 


2016-11-21

Seminar at Pioneering New Fields: Forefront of RIKEN’s Science and Beyond

 

Pioneering New Fields: Forefront of RIKEN’s Science and Beyond
Good discussion with Iain W. Mattaj (EMBL)とScott Fraser(USC)
 


2016-11-14-15

PRESTO meeting at Kurume


NG talents all together!
 


2016-10-11
 

Attending CRP meeting on Striga resistant breeding at IAEA.

 

 
Reunion with Musembi and Songkui


2016-10-10

Found U-box in Wien.

 



2016-09-6

Lecture at Meiji Univ.

 

 
Annual 3-day lecture on plant immunity for graduate students.
 


2016-09-01

New Member!

 

 
Hugh Mulvey, who is a Cambridge Univ Grad, joined our lab as a technical staff!
 
Welcome, Hugh!

2016-08-31

Plant Cell August issue cover!

 

 
Nice photo, well done, Taka!
 


2016-08-20

Lab Summer Hiking at Shiga Highland

 






2016-07-29

Lab Summer BBQ!

 



 
 


2016-07-226

Outreach in Yoga elementary school

 

 
Teaching 43 elementary school students how to isolate DNA from plants!



 


 
2016-07-17, 21

Attending MPMI 2016, Portland

 


 
Appreciation for 2012-2016 MPMI Directorship!
 


2016-07-01

New Member!

 

 
Haruka Kobayashi, who is a Cambridge Univ student, joined our lab as a summer intern!
 
Welcome, Haruka!

2016-06-21

Attending IPGSA in Toronto

 

 
Invited Speaker and Chair of Biotic Interactions section at IPGSA 2016.


 
Toronto Musium



2014-04-15

Beautiful Panel Award by JST!

 




 
20160410

Lab Hanami at Bajikoen

 

 
Roast beef served as usual!
 

 
Sakura shower!

 
2016-04-05

Gave an invited lecture at the Sainsbury Laboratory Symposium “Induced Plant Development”, The Sainsbury Laboratory, Cambridge University.

 




 
2016-03-29

Farewell Party!

 
Satoko goes to NAIST as an associate professor!
Songkui follows Satoko!
Seungwon goes to ICU!
Yohei got a position in a company!
 
We miss you all!

2016–3-21

Attedning annual meeting of Japanese Society of Plant Physiologists

 

 
with Uta Paszkowski
 

 



2016-03-01

Plant Physiology March Issue Cover Page!

 

 
http://www.plantphysiol.org/content/current
 


2016-02-23

Satoko’s last lab meeting in our lab!

 


2016–02-19

Invited lecture at Genomics Days in Lausanne University

 

 
with Profs Cristian Hardtke and Ted Farmer
 

 
A wolf under the Napoleon Tree

2016-02-18

Yasunori visited JIC/TSL in Norwich, UK and MPI Cologne, Germany

 


 


2016-01-30

The 8th annual Lab Ski & Snowboard Trip!

 

 
We enjoyed the powder snow at Shigakogen

 
 
 


2016-01-07

Songkui’s paper is out!


2016-01-05

Our paper in Science was selected as Signaling Breakthrough of the year 2015!

 
Selected by Science Signaling

2016-01-01

A Happy New Year!

 

 


2015-12-17

Year End Party! (BOUNENKAI)

 

 


2015-11-17

Early Career Workshop, RIKEN on plant integrative system

 

 
Speakers from UK and France!
 


2015-10-20

New Grant Started!

 
Plant Integrative System
 


2015-09-30

Millikan Lecture at MIZZOU


 
Speaker of the 10th Millikan Memorial Lecture at University of Missouri, USA.

 
Beautiful Mizzou Campus
 

 
Discussing with Prof. Scott Peck after the lecture.


 
 
2015-09-15

第25回植物微生物研究会にて招待講演

 
 
Invited lecture at Tsukuba at J-MPMI


2015-09-09

Selected as a Highly Cited Researcher 2015!


 
 
Thomson Reuters.
 


2015-08-31

RIKEN OPEN DAY!

 

 
3000 people visited RIKEN Yokohama Campus. 80 enjoyed “DNA from Plant” experiment!!
 

 
Slowly, be careful!


 
Got DNA! Way to go!
 
 
 


 
2015-08-26

Ayako Tsushima(M2)got the best presentation award!

 



2015-08-01

Plenary Speaker at 4th International Conference on Biotic Plant Interactions

 
 
at Nanjing,

on the way back to Shanhai, the temperature is 43.8C
 


2015-07-23

Lab Summer BBQ!

 



2015-07-22

Outreach - Experiment in Yoga primary school

 



 
2015-07-12

Lab marathon 2015!

 
 

 
We run again for cabbage at Tsumagoi!


 
Kuma running for 10k


 
Simon running for 10k
 


 
2015-07-10

Inviting seminar at South China Agricultural University

 
 

 
Welcome banner! at the South China Agricultural University.
Read the news in Chinese!
 

 

 
Prof. Lotic Chen investigates the parasitic plant dodder invaded in his campus.


 
2015-07-07

Plenary Speaker at the 13th World Congress of Parasitic Plants

 

 
Ken, Satoko, Yasunori, Songkui attend the 13th World Congress of Parasitic Plants held in Kunming.


 
 
2015-07-01

Cover Story in Plant Physiology!

 

 
Musmebi’s paper is now out and his photo of Striga illuminates the cover!
 


 
2015-06-17

New Member!

 

Tim Westlake joined our lab as an NSF-EAPSI fellow for two months.
 
Tim is a PhD student in Sorina Popescu Lab at Boyce Thompson Institute, Cornell University, USA.
 
Welcome, Tim!
 


 
2015-06-16

Hydrangea full bloom in Kamakura

 

 
and Intense discussion with Niko Geldner
 


2015-05-27

Well done Musembi!

 

 
Musembi Mutuku, JSPS fellow, just published his paper in Plant Physiology and got a researcher position at BecA-ILRI laboratory. Thank you for all your work. We won’t forget your smile! Good Luck in Africa!

2015-04-26

New Member!

 

 
Yukihiro Goto, who graduated Tsukuba Uni MSc, joined our lab! Wellcome Yuki!
 


2015-04-06

New Financial Year H27 started!

 

 
Think about this year’s project at Philosopher’s path in Kyoto, near Kyoto Univ.
 


2015-02-21

The 7th Annual Lab Ski/Snowboard Trip!

 

 
Novice and expert skiers/snowboarders in Ken & Keiko Labs got together, this time in the Shiga highland Ski resort!
Enjoyed wonderful powder snow and nice onsen! Some went to see monkeys in onsen as well.


 
2015-01-17

New Year home party!

 

 
Ken, Keiko & Hiro labs got together.
42 people enjoyed international cuisine!


2014-12-17

Year End Party (bo-nen-kai)! 



 
with Plant Proteomics Unit.
The biggest one ever!
 


 
2014-10-03

New Member!

 

 
Simon Saucet, joined our lab. The French man Simon graduated at the Sainsbury Laboratory, UK under supervision of Prof. Jonathan Jones Welcome Simon!
 


2014-08-28

Thomas gave a lecture at a high school in Fukushima

 

Thomas Spallek, gives a lecture on parasitic plants in Africa at a high school, every year as an outreach activity. This time is in Fukushima.


2014-06-26

 
Lab summer BBQ with Sugimoto Lab.

 

 
We are ready for summer!
 


2014-06-14

Selected as a Highly Cited Researcher!

 

 
Top 1% most cited in the field by Thomson Reuters
 


2014-04-21

The 3rd RIKEN-SNU Chemical Biology Workshop

 

 
Participated in the 3rd RIKEN-SNU Chemical Biology Workshop. High quilty presentations exhibited a great potential of chemical biology.
 


2014-04-01

New Member!

 

Naoyoshi Kumakura joined our lab. He got his PhD in 2014 at The University of Tokyo under supervision of Prof. Yuichiro Watanabe.


2014-03-31
 

New Member!

 

 
Ayako Tsushima joined our lab. She graduated from Tohoku University and entered MSc program in The University of Tokyo.
 


2014-03-05

UK-JAPAN Workshop: Rhizosphere Interactions- towards Food Security

 

 
 
I organized a workshop at RIKEN Yokohama Campus.
The detail is here.


2014-02-22

Lab Ski & Snowboard Tour!

 

 
 
We enjoy our 6th tour in Sugadaira. Blue sky and powder snow!
 


2014-02-12

Dr. Alex Webb visited RIKEN and gave a fantastic seminar.

 

 
 Dr Alex Webb at University of Cambridge gave a seminar on circadian clock and Ca2+ signaling linking sugar metabolism recently published in Nature 2013.


2014-01-19

New Year Home Party!

 

 
This year’s trend is “Kimono”. We also enjoyed “Lab Baby Boom”!


2013-10-20

Discussing plant science at HHMI, Bethesda, MD, USA.

 

 
Heads of plant societies around the world got together at the private bar "THE PILOT" in HHMI The bar displays the legacy of Howard Hughes, the aviator.
 


 
2013-10-18

Seminar at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA.

 

 
Beautiful campus with coloring leaves! Enjoyed discussions with many excellent plant scientists.
 


2013-09-11

Prof Jeff Ellis visited our lab.

 

 
Pam's ex-advisor Prof. Jeff Ellis visited our lab discussing the next hot stuff in MPMI.
 


 
2013-08-23

Mari Narusaka's paper is highlighted in Trends in Plant Sci!

 

 
The inter family transfer of the dual resistance gene system. This R gene system may perceive a core effector of Colletotrichum fungi! Truly amazing!
 
 


 
2013-08-01

Welcoming BBQ party!

 

 
Welcome to the E6F!
 


2013−08−01

Position Open

 
Permanent Research Scientist Position in this lab is now open!
 
The application deadline October 31. Starting date is April 1st.
 
For detail info, please click here


2013-08-01

New Member!


Songkui Cui, a Postdoctoral Researcher, joined our lab. He is from National Institute for Basic Biology, Okazaki.
He fluently speaks English, Japanese, Korean and Chinese!
 


 
 
2013-07-24

Outreach: Teaching a DNA experiment in an elementary school

 


Nobu, Taka, Seung-won and Ken as well as Sugimoto lab members visited The Yoga Elementary School Ken graduated. Kids had a great fun isolating DNA from broccoli.
 


 
2013-07-19

12th World Congress of Parasitic Plants, UK

 

 
Musembi, Thomas, Yasu, Juliane, Taka and Ken attended WCPP12 at Sheffield University, UK. Juliane got the best student presentation award! She was the rising star!
 
 


 
2013-07-08

Mixed Lab Summer Camp!

 

 

Runners in the East Building 6F (Shirasu, Sugimoto, Tran, Nakagami labs) got together participating in the Tsumagoi Cabbage Marathon, the toughest course in Japan. Thomas, Pam, Luke, Christian, as well as Fujimoto-sensei (Tokyo Univ) finished the half marathon (21K). Others run for 2, 5, 10 km. All got a cabbage as a goal award! The BBQ was also excellent! Thanks to the Thai Chef!
 


 
2013-07-01

New Member!


 
Yuji Ishigaki, a Postdoctoral Researcher joined our lab. He is from the University of Tokyo, Hakko Laboratory . He will work on ascomycetes in plants.
 


 
 
2013-06-01

Visiting laboratories in Kenya and Tanzania.

 

 
ILRI-BecA Nairobi

 
CIMMYT Nairobi

 
University of Nairobi

 
Kenyatta University

 
Africa-Rice Dar es Salaam

 
IITA Dar es Salaam

 
 
MARI Dar es Salaam
 
 


2013-04-16

Satoko Yoshida, Senior Researcher received Young Scientist Award - The Commendation for Science and Technology

 
 

 
Congrats, Satoko! The award is for her "Research on Parasitism and symbiosis in rhizosphere"
 


2013-04-12

Organize Keystone Meeting: Plant Immunity:Pathways and translation

 

 
Fantastic meeting! Great venue and intense science with 146 people (30% students) at BIG SKY, Montana, USA. The Lone Mountain (3400m) gives you a hell ride from the top!
 


2013-04-02

New Members!

 

 
Seung-won Choi, Postdoctoral researcher just got her Ph.D at Nakano Lab in the University of Tokyo. Also just got a new paperpublished in Plant Cell!

 

 
 
Yasunori Ichihashi JSPS fellow got his Ph.D at Tsukaya Lab in the University of Tokyo. He is currently at Neelima Shinha Lab in UC Davis.
 
 


2013-04-01

New Research Center started!

 
RIKEN Center for Sustainable Resource Science
 


2013-03-15

DOUBLE FAREWELL PARTY!

 

 
Yuko Sasaki, JSPS-RPD Fellow will move to the EARTH - LIFE SCIENCE INSTITUTE, ELSI), a new institute at the Tokyo Tech University.
CONGRATULATIONS & GOOD LUCK, YUKO!
 


 
Takashi Yaeno, RIKEN researcher will move to the Ehime University as an associate professor.
CONGRATULATIONS & GOOD LUCK, TAKASHI!
 
 


2013-02-17

Lab Ski&Snowboard Retreat

 

5th Annual Shirasu&Sugimoto Lab Ski&Snowboard Retreat held at Manza Onsen.
 


 
2013-01-01

A Happy New Year!


In this March, RIKEN will start a new research center, merging Plant Science Center, Chemical Biology Center. It will be an exciting year to come!
 


2012-12-07

Seminar at John Innes Centre, Norwich




2012-12-05

Seminar at Max Planck Institute, Cologne




2012-10-26

Seminar at the Korean Society of Plant Pathology: International Conference



Participated in the 50th KSPP anniversary conference at Seoul.




2012-10-25

Seminar at the 10th International Congress on Plant Molecular Biology




At Jeju island 10th IPMB


2012-10-18

New Member!



Anuphon Laohavisit joined our lab as a RIKEN FOREIGN POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW. Originally from Thai, he got his education in England. He obtained Ph.D in plant science at University of Cambridge. He will work on signal transduction in plant immunity. Now the ratio of foreign versus Japanese researchers in our lab is 5:4!



2012-09-29

Open Lab at RIKEN Yokohama Campus!


Lab experiment for kids "Isolation of DNA from plants".
Nobu Ishihama gave a nice lecture to the kids, who are very serious!

2012-09-27

Keystone Meeting in April 2013!





Keystone Meeting - Plant Immunity: Pathways and Translation
The meeting will be held at the Big Sky Resort, Montana. We can expect wild ski sensation!

The registration deadline is 12/5. Do not miss it!
BTW, the organizers are my ex room-mate Sophien Kamoun and myself.



2012-09-25

New Member!




Musembi Mutuku joined our lab!
Originally from Kenya, Musembi obtained his Ph.D. at Kagoshima University. He is a JSPS postdoctoral fellow, and his research theme is the Striga biodiversity in Kenya.


2012-09-24

30th New Phytologist Symposium at FLL, CA.




30th New Phytologist  Symposium
Immunomodulation by plant-associated organisms
at Fallen Leaf Lake, California, USA


Ken presented Striga effector hunting and Pam did Colletotrichum effector hunting. You can follow the meeting highlights at Storify.

2012-09-03

New member!




Thomas Spallek joined our lab!
Thomas, from Germany, got his Ph.D at the laboratory of Dr. Silke Robatzek in The Sainsbury Laboratory in UK. He successfully obtained Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Fellowshipto come to Japan. Here he started working on Striga .

2012-07-30

XV MPMI at Kyoto!




Paul Schulze-Lefert / Ken Shirasu Joint Lab Reunion Party

XV MPMI HP
XV MPMI Facebook page


2012-07-05

Assoc. Prof. Derek Goto (Hokkaido University) visited RIKEN PSC and gave a fantastic on nematode infections.



Nematode uses the symbiotic signaling pathway to infect host roots. Amazing data.


2012-07-04

Assoc. Prof. Jian Hua (Cornell University) visited RIKEN PSC and gave a great seminar on R protein regulations.




When shifted to 28C, R proteins SNC1 and RPS4 cannot go into nucleus, thus not properly activate immunity. ABA somehow regulates this process. Very interesting...

2012-06-08

Hirofumi Nakagami (ex-Researcher) got the young investigator award from Japan Proteome Society,


Award ceremony will be held at Japan Proteome Society .

Hiro's HP

Congratulations!



2012-06-07

Satoko Yoshida (Senior Researcher) got the young investigator award from the botanical society of Japan



吉田聡子@スーダン



Congratulations!



2012-06-01

Grant "KAKENHI S" is awarded



基盤研究(S)とは

Researcher's positions will be opened soon,



2012-05-14

Graphic Designer Ms. Chie Tanaka and CG artisit Mr. Kazuma Morino visited RIKEN-PSC



We discussed future media tool for education and fusion between science and art.

Chie Tanka
Kazuma Morino



2012-05-11

Rebecca Lyones returned to OZ.



She continutes to work as a researcher at CSIRO Brisbane. Let's publish your great discovery within 2012!


2012-04-19

Discussion with people at Agricultural Research Extension at Chiba




We discussee about strawbery anthracnose disease. We believe that the genome we sequenced will help strawbery farmers.

2012-04-10

Seminar at Tsingha University, Beijin


With Prof. Yule Liu

With Prof Qinhua Shen

WIth Prof Qi

With Prof Sanwen Huan




2012-04-07

Hanami Party at Tokyo Univ Botanical Garden!




Prof Sugiyama and Prof Ueda joined our Hanami Party with Sugimomoto Lab

2012-04-02

New Members! Welcome to Shirasu Lab!


Shuta Asai (JSPS SPD)
Nobuaki Ishihama (Postdoc)
Takanori Wakatake (Tokyo Univ. M1)


2012-03-19

Japenese Society of Plant Phyiologist Annual Meeting in Kyoto




Visited Fushimi Inari with Prof. Yunde Zhao and Prof. Mark Estelle.



2012-02-14

Kohki got Young Investigator Award from Japenese Society of Plant Phyiologist




He is curretntly working at INRA as a PI.


2011-12-29

Striga hermonthica full-length cDNA clones (35,198 clones) are now available at RIKEN Bioresource Center!


Striga hermonthica full-length cDNA clones


2011-12-02

Seminar at the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Plant Genome & Biotechnology Meeting




The waltz of the polypeptide by Mara G. Haeltine


2011-11-28

Seminar at UC. Davis





2011-11-25

Three members leave in December.



Kohki Yoshimoto becomes PI at INRA, France.
Ivana Saska goes to the Ministry of Agriculture, AZ.
Thomas Gänsewig goes back to Germany for his Ph.D.

2011-11-17

Positions available!




more details

Deadline is 2011.12.15.


2011-11- 16

Prof Anne Osbourn from John Innes Centre visited RIKEN PSC and gave a great seminar on metabolic gene clusters in plants.



We discussed about the future vision of chemical diversity studies and intitutional collaboration between JIC and RIKEN on the subject.


2011-10-06

Prof. Sanwen Huang from Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences visited RIKEN PSC and gave a visonary seminar on plant genomics.




We discussed about Africa genome projects.



2011-10-03

Succeded in transforming the parasitic plant P. japonicum. Beautiful green parasite!


2011-07-22

Tea party for people who got paper accepted.


Takashi's paper is accpeted by PNAS.
Yaeno et al 2011 PNAS






2011-06-17

Lab party for KMF prize. "Yes, We Ken."


2011-06-12

Participated in the 11th World Congress on Parasitic Plants (Martina Franca, Italy)


Satoko and Juliane presented Striga and P. japonicum genome projects。 homepage (Photo at a restaurant in Bari)


2011-05-25

A position for Research Scientist or Postdoctoral Researcher is available


Those who are interested please check this ad.
The deadline is June 30, 2011.



2011-05-20

Kihara Memorial Foundation Prize


I was awarded Kihara Memorial Foundation Prize for "Contributions to the research on plant immunity". Many thanks for all the lab members (present and past)!


2011-04-16

O-Hanami



We had an O-hanami party at a park nearby. All the foreign researchers came back and enjoyed a beautiful spring day.

2010-02-21

New Member!

Thomas Gänsewig, a diploma student from Univ of Halle (Germany) joined our lab. This is supported by the RIKEN-DAAD program. Welcome Thomas!


2010-01-30

New Year Present from So Young Yi!

Our ex-member So Young Yi got a research position at KRIBB。Congratulations! She sent us New Year Sweets from Korea, dried persimmons. Delicious! Many thanks!

2011-01-17

New Member!

Pamela Gan, from the group of Professor Adrienne Hardham and Dr Peter Dodds, joined our lab to work on Colletotrichum effectors. Welcome, Pam!


2010-12-08

Home Page Renewal!

New home page is up! This time I made by myself. All the photos are original. Most of them were taken in either Sudan, Croatia or the lab. If any problems, please let me know. I will fix it.

Ken