1. Field of cooperation

"Environmental Science and Technologies and Energy" (concluded in 2017)

Program Officer

"Epigenetics of Stem Cells" ※This research area was transferred to AMED from 2015.

Program Officer

3. Related Workshops

4. Calls for Proposals

Calls for Proposals
Month/YearResearch AreasPress Release
Jan 2014 Sustainable Water Use Detail
May 2012 Epigenetics of Stem Cells Detail

5. Currently in Cooperation

6. Finished Projects

Sustainable Water Use

Period:FY2014 - FY2017

Sustainable Water Use
TitleResearch Leader in Japan Research Leader in Canada
Innovative UV Technologies for the Removal of Emerging Contaminants and Sustainable Water Supplies in Small Communities Kumiko Oguma, Assistant Professor, Department of Urban Engineering, The University of Tokyo Madjid Mohseni, Professor, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, The University of British Columbia

Epigenetics of Stem Cells

Period:FY2013 - FY2017

※The 3 projects were transferred to AMED from 2015.

Epigenetics of Stem Cells
TitleResearch Leader in Japan Research Leader in Canada
Epigenetics and stemness in human hematopoiesis and leukemia: a new generation of stem cell targeted regenerative and leukemia therapeutics Hiromitsu Nakauchi, Professor and Director, Center for StemCell Biology and RegenerativeMedicine, Institute ofMedical Science, University of Tokyo John E. Dick, Senior Scientist, Canada Research Chair in Stem Cell Biology, Ontario Cancer Institute
Genetic and epigenetic hierarchies distinguishing pluripotent and trophoblast stem cells Hitoshi Niwa, Laboratory Head / Project Leader, Laboratory for Pluripotent Cell Studies, RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology Janet Rossant, Senior Scientist, Developmental & Stem Cell Biology, The Hospital for Sick Children
Directing Cellular Identity to Move Towards Progenitor Cell Therapies Yasuhiro Yamada, Professor, Center for iPS cell Research and Application (CiRA), Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences (WPI-iCeMS), Kyoto University Andras Nagy, Senior Investigator, Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital