12th and 13th August
Dr Kenji Asakawa, a member of HiHA, went to the United States to strengthen international collaborations.
On 12th, he visited Oregon State University where he met and discussed projects with Prof Taifo Mahmud (collaborator) and Dr Yosi Nindita (a visiting scientist in Prof Mahmud lab supported by “Program For Fostering Globally Talented Research” grant (S2902) (photo, top).
On 13th, he visited Harvard Medical School and met Dr Takashi Fujimura and Takafumi Ozawa who are visiting scientists supported by the same grant (S2902) (photo, bottom). Dr Fujimura and Dr Ogawa belong to Dr Michiko Oyoshi lab and Dr Keith Blackwell lab respectively.