Plants Function and Their Control

Research Supervisor

Akinori Suzuki

Year Started : FY2002

Masayuki Ishikawa
Senior Researcher, National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences
Molecular Mechanisms of Tobacco Mosaic Virus Multiplication
Masayoshi Kawaguchi
Associate Professor, The University of Tokyo
Molecular Basis of Symbiotic Network
Masaru Ohme (Masaru Takagi)
Group Leader, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Functional Network of Plant Specific Transcription Factors
Ikuko Hara (Ikuko Nishimura)
Professor, Kyoto University
Improvement in Quality and Quantity of Seed Proteins
Toshihiko Hara
Professor, Hokkaido University
Photo-stress in the Cryosphere and Maintenance Mechanisms of Boreal Forest

Year Started : FY2001

Kiyotaka Okada
Professor, Kyoto University
Intercellular Signaling in Plant Development
Junji Takabayashi
Professor, Kyoto University
Regulation of Plant-Induced Defense Mechanisms Against Herbivores
Naoko K. Nishizawa
Professor, The University of Tokyo
Regulation of Iron Nutrition in Plants
Hiromichi Morikawa
Professor, Hiroshima University
Structure and Function of Novel Unknown Nitrogen Compounds Formed by Plants
Kyo Wakasa
Professor, Tokyo University of Agriculture
Regulation and Utilization of Primary and Secondary Metabolic Pathways in the Tryptophan Biosynthetic System

Year Started : FY2000

Hidetoshi Iida
Professor, Tokyo Gakugei University
Molecular Mechanisms of Gravity Sensing in Plants
Junko Kyozuka
Associate Professor, The University of Tokyo
Analysis of Molecular Mechanisms Controlling Key-Processes in Plant Reproductive Development
Takao Kondo
Professor, Nagoya University
Circadian Clocks of Cyanobacteria and Plants
Kazuki Saito
Professor, Chiba University
Dynamics of Plant Assimilatory Metabolism in The Post-Genome Era
Kazuyoshi Takeda
Professor, Okayama University
Development and Control of Genomic Functions in Barley
Yasunori Nakamura
Professor, Akita Prefectural University
Metabolic Engineering of Starch Biosynthesis
Minoru Murata
Professor, Okayama University
Molecular Analysis of Chromosome Functional Elements and Construction of Artificial Chromosomes in Plants


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