Affinity silk for detection of
Carcinoembryonic antigen

Dietary regulation of biological clock

NARO concluded MOU with NSTDA

NANOHANA Open Day 2018

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April 26, 2018
Environmental burden due to livestock production found to be much lower than current estimate
April 23, 2018
Enhanced nitrogen removal in continuous aerated activated sludge swine wastewater treatment
April 19, 2018
Evolution of resistance against bacteria that obliterate male insects
March 15, 2018
MOU signed between NARO and Hokkaido University
March 14, 2018
A regulator gene for extreme desiccation tolerance identified
March 5, 2018
Technology for detecting the effects of heat and pH on meat proteins
March 1, 2018
Highly efficient production of silk with chemical handles that can bind functional components
February 22, 2018
Discovery of new lipoproteins that can cause atherosclerosis
February 20, 2018
The genome sequence of Satsuma mandarin was unveiled
February 19, 2018
NARO concluded MOU with Thailand's NSTDA
February 16, 2018
Elucidation of an origin of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus (HPAIV) isolated in Kagawa Prefecture.
December 20, 2017
Improvement of rice yield prediction in a higher CO2 world by multiple crop models
December 15, 2017
Dietary regulation of biological clock
December 7, 2017
Visit of German Embassy Food & Agriculture Counsellor
November 30, 2017
2017 Organic Farming Innovation Award (OFIA) Science Prize
November 28, 2017
Affinity silk for detection of carcinoembryonic antigen
November 22, 2017
Strengthening collaboration with Wageningen University & Research (WUR)
November 14, 2017
Simulation models for evaluation of optimal pesticide management strategy
November 8, 2017
Genome editing for varietal improvement of wheat
October 26, 2017
Optimum soil frost depth for efficient management of volunteer potatoes

March 23, 2018
Dr. Mari Maeda-Yamamoto at the ASEAN NEXT 2018
March 23, 2018
NFRI Researchers at the 15th ASEAN Food Conference
March 2, 2018
Visit of Russian Academy of Sciences delegation to NICS
February 20, 2018
Handbook on Greenhouse Gas Mitigation in Irrigated Rice Paddies
February 14, 2018
JSPCMB Student Award 2017
February 14, 2018
NIAS scientist received the JSPCMB Award
February 14, 2018
NIAS scientist received the JSPP Award
October 31, 2017
Dr. Mari Maeda-Yamamoto at the Jakarta International Tea Conference 2017 (JITC2017)
October 18, 2017
Naro Time Radio Program
October 17, 2017
NARO Research Prize 2017
April 14, 2017
Announcement of the MEXT Minister Prize 2017 for Science and Technology
March 23, 2017
PNAS Cozzarelli Prize 2016 for Biological Sciences
August 18, 2015
Recruitment of permanet research scientists
August 18, 2015
Recruitment of fixed-term research scientists
June 23, 2015
Recruitment of fixed-term research scientists
December 12, 2014
Recruitment of fixed-term research scientists
November 5, 2014
Dr. Masuko Kobori attends UNJR, "the 43rd Food and Agriculture Panel Meeting", and visits the USDA ARS Western Regional Research Center.
October 7, 2014
Dr. Reona Takabatake attends a training workshop on "Practical aspects of regulatory GMO testing"
October 6, 2014
Dr. Kazumi Kitta attends the 5th plenary meeting of ISO/TC34/SC16 Molecular Biomarker Analysis
September 19, 2014
Dr. Katsuichi Saito attends 11th International Symposium on Lactic Acid Bacteria and gives poster presentation

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