Korea (SICP)

1. Field of Cooperation

"Bio Science"

In research cooperation with South Korea, research exchange projects are promoted in the field of "Bio Science".

2. Funding Agency of Korean Side

National Research Foundation of Korea(NRF)

3. Related Workshops


4. Calls for Proposals

Calls for Proposals
Month/YearDescriptionPress Release
Jul 2009 Basic Medical Research and Bio-technology for Environmental issues Detail
Mar 2008 Basic Medical Research Detail

5. Finished Projects

Bio Science

Period:FY2009 - FY2012

Bio Science
TitleResearch Leader in Japan Research Leader in Korea
The development of a liver cancer angiogenesis model in a microfluidic platform Ryo Sudo, Assistant Professor, System Design Engineering, Keio Universty Seok Chung, Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Korea University
Japan-Korea collaborative research on novel regulatory peptides on energy metabolism regulating insulin secretion Masamitsu Nakazato, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Miyazaki University Kun-ho Yoon, Professor, Department of Endocrinology, The Catholic University of Korea

Period:FY2008 - FY2011

Bio Science
TitleResearch Leader in Japan Research Leader in Korea
Basic research of innate and mucosal immunity for targeting intestinal bowel diseases Shizuo Akira, Director/Professor, WPI Immunology Frontier Research Center, Osaka University Kweon Mi-Na, Chief, Mucosal Immunology Section, International Vaccine Institute
Regulation of bone mass by posttranslational modification of Runx2 with peptidyl-prolyl cis-trans isomerase, Pin1 Toshihisa Komori, Professor, Department of Cell Biology, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Ryoo Hyun-Mo, Professor, Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, School of Dentistry and Dental Research Institute, Seoul National University
Structure and Function of Toll-like receptors in microbial lipid recognition Kensuke Miyake, Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The Institute of Medical Science, The University of Tokyo Lee Jie-Oh, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry and Center for the Biocentury, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology