Understanding the Brain

Research Supervisor

Motoi Kuno

Year Started : FY1999

Ryuichi Shigemoto
Professor, National Institutes of Natural Sciences
Assembly and Disassembly of Functional Membrane Molecules and Regulatory Mechanism for Neurotransmission
Jun Tanji
Professor, Tohoku University
Revealing Functional Organization of Prefrontal Cortex as a Control System for Behavioral Control
Hiromu Yawo
Professor, Tohoku University
Presynaptic Mechanisms of Learning and Memory

Year Started : FY1998

Shiro Konishi
Chief and Professor, Mitsubishi Kagaku Institute of Life Sciences
Quest for Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Synaptic Plasticity in Inhibitory Synapses and Its Therapeutic Applications
Takao Shimizu
Professor, The University of Tokyo
Dual Receptor System of Lipid Mediators in the Brain Function
Masanori Taira
Associate Professor, The University of Tokyo
Systematic Identification and Functional Assay of Regulatory Genes for Early Brain Development
Tadaharu Tsumoto
Professor, Osaka University
Mechanisms Underlying Involvement of Neural Activities in Network Formation


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