GSS is pleased to announce that we have welcomed Dr. Tsutomu Indei to the U.S. Unit as a Postdoctoral Fellow. We look forward to collaborative work in the near future.
Starting in April 2018: Division of Soft Matter, Graduate School of Life Science, Hokkaido University You are about to be re-directed within three seconds. If not, please kindly click the link below: https://gi-core.oia.hokudai.ac.jp/gss/education/
The International Soft Matter Summer School “From single molecules to materials” was held from July 30th to August 11th. Please click here for details.
Hokkaido University issued a press release on “Allergies: cross-reactivity between cypress pollen and peaches/citrus fruits finally explained”. Dr. Tomoyasu Aizawa from Global Station for Soft Matter is among the researchers for this work. Allergies: cross-reactivity between cypress pollen and peaches/citrus fruits finally explained
The CNN Digital Studios series, titled Vision: The Future of Japan, is the biggest series to date produced by CNN Digital Studios in London. Research for “the tough, bendable fabric combines hydrogels” of Global Station for Soft Matter has been introduced on it. Please visit the blow link. Revolutionary gel is five times stronger than read more
The following members joined GSS. Hokkaido University Unit Dr. Shigeru Kuroda, Assistant Professor, Research Institute for Electronic Science, Hokkaido University Dr. Toshiyuki Nakagaki, Professor, Research Center of Mathematics for Social Creativity, Research Institute for Electronic Science, Hokkaido University Dr. Katsuhiko Sato, Associate Professor, Research Institute for Electronic Science, Hokkaido University Dr. Masahiko Takahata, Associate Professor, read more
The following assistant professor and fellows joined GSS. Hokkaido University Unit Dr. Lei Wang, Assistant Professor, Department of Cancer Pathology, Graduate School of Medicine, Hokkaido University Dr. Honglei Guo, Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Advanced Transdisciplinary Sciences, Faculty of Advanced Life Science, Hokkaido University Dr. Tomas Sedlacik, Postdoctoral Fellow, Division of Advanced Transdisciplinary Sciences, Faculty of read more
Dr. Cécile Monteux, CNRS Research Associate of ESPCI, PSL Research University and CNRS joined GSS. We are looking forward to the collaborative work in the future.
Hokkaido University issued a press release in English on “Cold medicine could stop cancer spread”. Dr. Shinya Tanaka, and Dr. Masumi Tsuda from Global Station for Soft Matter are among the researchers for this work. This press release is also shared in various websites worldwide: http://pc.watch.impress.co.jp/docs/news/yajiuma/1023606.html http://www.qlifepro.com/news/20161007/metastasis-suppression-in-component-flufenamic-acid-of-cold-medicine.html http://www.hazardlab.jp/know/topics/detail/1/7/17178.html http://news.mynavi.jp/news/2016/10/06/097/ http://health.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/industry/common-cold-medicine-may-stop-cancer-spread/54928504 http://www.asianage.com/newsmakers/common-cold-medicine-stops-cancer-spread-728 http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/health/bladder-cancer-spread-could-be-stopped-by-common-cold-medicine-scientists-discover-35141427.html http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/313565.php http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/cancer-spread-stopped-common-cold-medicine-scientists-discover-japan-study-bladder-a7367741.html http://www.todaytopics.com/cold-medicine-could-stop-cancer-spread/52026/ http://www.deccanherald.com/content/576499/common-cold-medicine-may-stop.html read more
Dr. Kazunori Yasuda, Executive / Vice-President, Specially-appointed Professor of Graduate school of Medicine, Hokkaido University and Dr. Tomohiro Onodera, Lecturer of Clinical Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hokkaido University joined GSS. We are looking forward to the collaborative work in the future.