The RNA Society of Japan

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The Cold Spring Harbor Asia conference on “The Now and Future of RNA Therapeutics”will be held in Awaji, JAPAN

Awaji Yumebutai Conference Center, JAPAN

Jun 19 - Jun 23, 2023

Registration remains open until before the meeting starts →Click here

Also, this conference is targeted by a program named after the late Dr. Kenichi Arai, and graduate students in Japan can participate for free! (Note: Food and accommodation expenses are not included for free. Once you register as a student, the amount reflecting the waived participation fee will automatically be presented.)

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In the annual meeting of this year, as a Career Path Event, we will think about what the RNAJ Society Members are worried about and what they want, and what the Society should do to address these issues, as we enter a new post-corona stage. 
For this purpose, we will conduct a survey on the attitudes of the RNAJ Society members regarding career paths. We would appreciate your cooperation.

[The 24th Annual Meeting of the RNA Society of Japan Career Path Questionnaire]
Purpose: Investigation of the awareness of the members of the RNAJ Society regarding career paths, for the enhancement of the future activities of the RNA Society of Japan.
Conducted by: The 12th Annual Meeting of RNAJ Society  Headquarters (Contact: Career Path Planning Secretary)
Deadline: Sunday, June 25, 2023, 23:59pm
Questionnaire Link

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The 34th Tokyo RNA Club will be held on Saturday Tuesday, July 11, at Koshiba Hall, Hongo Campus, University of Tokyo, in conjunction with the visit to Japan by Dr. Severine Chambeyron of the French CNRS.

The main theme is the molecular mechanisms related to the maintenance of reproductive abilities of hosts and transposons, not just limited to piRNA. It may be somewhat atypical for the Tokyo RNA Club, but it is filled with cutting-edge research topics. If you are interested, or if you want to delve into new themes, we strongly encourage you to participate!

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We have launched the website for the 24th Annual Meeting! The banner on the top page of the Society's website also serves as a link.

You can register for participation and submit presentation topics now! The template and sample for the presentation abstract are already available for download.

The deadlines for each registration are as follows. Please note, there will be no extensions for participant registration.

Meeting period: July 5th (Wed) - 7th (Fri), 2023

Venue: Naha Art and Culture Theater "Naha-to"

Pre-participation registration:  Deadline June 12th (Mon), 2023

Presentation topic registration:  Deadline June 5th (Mon), 2023

The PDF file of the above poster can be downloaded from the "Information" page of the Annual Meeting website. Please feel free to print and display it in each research lab. There will be no distribution from the secretariat.

The weather in Okinawa in July is stable, and congestion due to tourists is expected. Those planning to participate, please arrange your transportation and accommodation early.

We look forward to the participation of many of you!

24th Annual Meeting of the Japan RNA Society, President Hidehito Kuroyanagi (University of the Ryukyus)

The President of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) has asked the President of the RNA Society of Japan to nominate a candidate for the above-mentioned award. The RNA Society of Japan will accept nominations for the award from the regular student members. Therefore, regular student members who wish to be recommended by the President of the RNA Society of Japan are requested to submit the following application documents after carefully reading the Guidelines for Recommending Candidates for the Award. The deadline for submission is Monday, May 8, 2012.

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The 28th Annual Meeting of the RNA Society (RNA2023) will be held in person in Singapore, from May 30 to June 4, 2023, at Suntec Convention Centre, Singapore.

Poster abstract deadline: March 31, 2023
Oral abstract deadline: March 3, 20233

The RNA Society of Japan provides travel awards for young society members to attend international conferences.The deadline has been extended to March 14th, so please also consider applying for this award to attend RNA2023.

Annual Meeting 2023 in OKINAWA

We are pleased to announce the 24th Annual Meeting of the RNA Society of Japan which will begin on Wednesday, July 5 and end on Friday, July 7, 2023.


This meeting will be held for the first time in Okinawa, the subtropical islands of Japan. Early July will be the best season with beautiful sunlight and blue ocean.

Further details will be announced in April, 2023.

第33回Tokyo RNA Clubが12月5日東京大学弥生講堂にて開催されます。




登録は右記をクリック!Registration is now open for TRC33 !

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第32回Tokyo RNA Club (理研シンポジウム共催) が11月12日、東京大学(駒場IIキャンパス)コンベンションホールにて開催されます。





登録は右記をクリック!Registration is now open for TRC32 !

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