Creation of essential technologies to utilize carbon dioxide as a resource through the enhancement of plant productivity and the exploitation of plant products

What's New

13 January, 2017
The paper of Prof. Akiho Yokota was published by Nature Communications on 13 January, 2017
  http://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms14007
28 October, 2016
The paper of Dr. Ryushiro Kasahara was published by Science Advances on 28 October, 2016
  http://advances.sciencemag.org/content/2/10/e1600554
20 April, 2016
Prof. Seiichi Taguchi and Dr. Kenichiro Matsumoto were jointly awarded the Prizes for Science and Technology (Research Category), The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology on April 20, 2016
  http://www.mext.go.jp/b_menu/houdou/28/04/1369460.htm
1 April, 2016
The paper of Dr. Masao Iwamoto was published online by The Plant Journal on January 5, 2016
  http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/tpj.13117/full
1 April, 2016
Prof. Akira Isogai was awarded the 2015 Marcus Wallenberg Prize on 29 September, 2015
  http://mwp.org/2015-marcus-wallenberg-prize-awarding/
1 April, 2016
Dr. Takeharu Tuge was awarded the Asahikasei Society of Polymer Science Prize on 15 September, 2015
  http://main.spsj.or.jp/c15/c15.php
15 July, 2015
The paper of Prof. Koki Hikosaka was published online by PLOS Genetics on July 14, 2015
  http://journals.plos.org/plosgenetics/article?id=10.1371/journal.pgen.1005361
04 June, 2014
The paper of Dr. Takashi Ueda was published by Current Biology on 29 May, 2014.
  http://www.cell.com/current-biology/abstract/S0960-9822(14)00529-6
4 February, 2014
The paper of Prof. Masahiko Ikeuchi was published by PNAS on 3 February, 2014.
  http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2014/01/30/1320599111.abstract
21 January, 2014
The paper of Dr. Masakazu Iwai was published by Scientific Reports on 20 January, 2014.
  http://www.nature.com/srep/2014/140120/srep03768/full/srep03768.html
21 November, 2013
The paper of Dr. Takanori Kobayashi was published by Nature Communications on 20 November, 2013.
  http://www.nature.com/ncomms/2013/131120/ncomms3792/full/ncomms3792.html
13 November, 2013
JST CREST International Symposium "Productivity Improvement of Plants: From Model to Crop Plants" will be held in Nara on 10 January, 2014.
11 November, 2013
NC-CARP/JST International Symposium was held in Tokyo on 8 November, 2013.
NC-CARP/CREST/PRESTO Joint Meeting was held in Tokyo on 6 and 7 November, 2013.
31 October, 2013
JST CREST International Symposium "Regulation of photosynthesis and chloroplast function" will be held in Kyoto on 12 December, 2013.
18 October, 2013
The paper of Prof. Tadao Asami was published by Nature Communications on 17 October, 2013.   http://www.nature.com/ncomms/2013/131017/ncomms3613/full/ncomms3613.html
4 October, 2013
The paper of Dr. Masakazu Iwai was published by Scientific Reports on 3 October, 2013.
http://www.nature.com/srep/2013/131003/srep02833/full/srep02833.html
2 October, 2013
We have incorporated 4 CREST teams and 11 PRESTO researchers in our third year.
2 September, 2013
The 2nd PRESTO Meeting of Research Area was held in Kyoto on 22 and 23 August, 2013.
18 April, 2013
Invitation of Research Proposal in Fiscal Year 2013 for CREST and PRESTO
   "Research Supervisor's Policy on Call for Application, Selection and Management of the Research Area"
31 March, 2013
The paper of Dr. Takashi Ueda was published by Plant Cell on 26 March, 2013.
http://www.plantcell.org/content/early/2013/03/26/tpc.112.108803.abstract
2 December, 2012
The 2nd CREST/PRESTO Joint Meeting of Research Area was held in Tokyo on 30 November and 1 December, 2012.
5 November, 2012
The paper of Dr. Keiji Nakajima was published by Plant J. on 12 October, 2012.
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/tpj.12049/abstract
4 October, 2012
The paper of Dr. Norihito Nakamichi was published by PNAS on 1 October, 2012.
http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2012/09/26/1205156109.full.pdf+html
14 September, 2012
The paper of Dr. Yoshihisa Oda was published by Science on 14 September, 2012.
http://www.sciencemag.org/content/337/6100/1333.abstract?sid=cdafb031-d9bb-43bc-9d39-02c764904a30
29 August, 2012
We have incorporated 5 CREST teams and 10 PRESTO researchers in our second year.
22 August, 2012
The 1st PRESTO Meeting of Research Area was held in Mishima on 20 and 21 August, 2012.
31 January, 2012
The English website is now open.