Invite Lecture 1November 25 9:00-9:50

Synthetic Growth Factors to Control Cellular Functions and Fates.

Presenter: Professor Shinsuke Sando (Department of Chemistry & Biotechnology, School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo )

Invite Lecture 2November 25 10:30-11:15

Chair : Prof.Kunio Ishikawa (Department of Biomaterials, Faculty of Dental Science Kyushu University)

Development of adipose stem cell therapeutics with enhanced angiogenic and osteogenic potential to treat for bone defects and osteonecrosis of the femoral head

Presenter: Prof. Gunil Im (Dongguk University)

Invite Lecture 3November 25 16:00-16:45

What I learned from technology development --- From mass spectrometry, DNA sequencer to single cell / tissue analysis —

Presenter: Hideki Kambara (Hitachi Honorary Fellow and President of Frontier Biosystem Co. Ltd.)

Special LectureNovemver 26 12:05-12:50

"Wearable Cyborg HAL”: Fusion of Humans, Robots and Information Systems
〜 Symbiosis of Humans and Technology 〜

Presenter:Yoshiyuki Sankai (Univ.  Tsukuba)

Foreign Young invited speakers

Nov. 25(Mon)


Smart polymer reagents for extracellular vesicle separation

Presenter:James Lai, U. Washinton, USA


Self-assembly of biomolecules for synthesis of biomimetic cell walls on live mammalian cells

Presenter:Yong Wang, The Pennsylvania State U., USA

Nov. 26(Tue)

 9:00- 9:30

Pyrogallol-mediated Anti-fouling Treatment for Biomaterials

Presenter:Weibor Tsai, Natl. Taiwan U., Taiwan


Biodegradable Metals- definition, criteria, status and future

Presenter:Yufeng Zheng, Peking U., PRC


Catalase Mimicking Nanopods Targeting Tumor Adaption to Hypoxia
Potentiate Image-guided Photothermal Therapy

Presenter:In-Kyu Park, Chonnam National University, Korea

Symposium 1November 25 14:00-16:00

University of Tsukuba's Clinical Medical Care & Biomaterials

Chair: Akira Hirayama

Hirofumi Matsui


Ophthalmic biomaterial development-artificial vitreous body, lens, sealant

Speaker: Teruro Ohshika  (Univ. Tsukuba)


The path of the endoscope from the swordsman to the capsule

Speaker: Hirovumi Matsui Hirofumi (Univ. Tsukuba)


Biocompatibility and oxidative stress in hemodialysis

Speaker: Aki Hirayama (Tsukuba Univ. Tech.)


Development of apatite FGF coated spinal implant

Speaker: Masashi Yamazaki (Univ. Tsukuba)

Symposium 2November 26 13:00-15:00

Inflammation & Regeneration

Atsuo Itoh

Masayuki Yamato


Cross talk of revascularization, inflammation and immune cells in the regenerative environment

Speaker: Takayuki Asahara (Tokai Univ.)


Immunological requirements for bone replacement materials

Speaker: Taketo Ono (Tokyo Med.Dental Univ.)


On the inflammation and anti-inflammatory effects of silver nanoparticles

Speaker: Akiyoshi Taniguchi (NIMS)


Development of cancer immunotherapies to break down immunosuppression and lead to cure

Speaker: Tetsuya Nakajima (Natl. Cancer Center)


Panel Discussion

Japan-Korea Young Award SymposiumNovember 25 15:15-16:45

Chair : Prof.Kunio Ishikawa (Department of Biomaterials, Faculty of Dental Science Kyushu University)

① Yoshie Arai (Dongguk University)

Title:The chondrogenic effect of tauroursodeoxycholic acid (TUDCA) by regulating intracellular cholesterol level of degenerated osteoarthritic chondrocytes

② Akira Tsuchiya (Department of Biomaterials, Kyushu University)

Title:Improvement of bone bonding strength of poly(ether ether ketone) by surface treatment

③ Tae-Eun Park (Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology)

Title:In vivo-like human blood-brain barrier chip for the study of drug delivery to the brain

④ Masahiko Terauchi (Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Tokyo Medical and Dental University)

Title:Bone regeneration with bone morphogenetic protein-2 amplified by supramolecular sulfonated polyrotaxane

⑤ Yun Jung Yang (Department of Biological Engineering, Inha university)

Title:Marine-derived bioink development for 3D printing

⑥ Naoko Nakamura (College of Systems Engineering, Shibaura Institute of Technology)

Title:Reconstruction of Periodontal Ligament using Extracellular Matrix and Artificial Tooth Root

Society Award presentationNovember 25 10:00-10:30

Chair : Prof.Kunio Ishikawa (Department of Biomaterials, Faculty of Dental Science Kyushu University)

Development of biofunctional materials through control of crystal anisotropy

Presenter:Mamoru Aizawa, Meiji University

Young researchers Award presentationNovember 25 13:00-14:00

Chair : Prof.Kunio Ishikawa (Department of Biomaterials, Faculty of Dental Science Kyushu University)

In vitro bone tissue generation using cell membrane nanofragments

Presenter:Hara Emilio Satoshi, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine

Molecular design of Functionalized Aliphatic Polycarbonates for Degradable Biomaterials

Presenter:Kazuki Fukushima, The University of Tokyo

Symposium by Science Council of Japan SymposiumNovember 26 9:00-12:00

Chair: Akio Kishida

Presentation (Oral/Poster)November 25-26

Program List

*We would like to notify you that the presentation of 2F10 has been cancelled due to the request from the presenter.

Luncheon seminarsNovember 25-26

Poster Viewing Business ExhibitNovember 25-26

Welcome mixerNovember 24 18:00-19:30

Kasuga Campus, Univ. Tsukuba (Kasuga 1-2, Tsukuba)

BanquetNovember 25 18:30-20:30

Hotel Grand Shinonome (Onosaki 488-1, Tsukuba)