(Sep/01) Project Assistant Prof Hyun Jin Kim has moved to Inha University as an assistant professor (PI).
(Aug/06) We have received The 2nd Materials and Devices Joint Research Award from the Network Joint Research Center & Dynamic Alliance. The research title is "Development of Polymeric Materials for Oligonucleotide Delivery (Foundational Joint Research Program)".
(Jun/30) Our original paper regarding "Light-responsive oligonucleotide-embedded nanocapsule" has been accepted by Chemical Communications.
(Dec/16) Ms. Abhinaya SWAMINATHAN has joined our lab as an international internship trainee in Engineering School.
(Oct/30) Mr. Hiroyuki Chaya (D2) has received ISNAC Outstanding Poster Award 2019 at The 46th International Symposium on Nucleic Acids Chemistry. The presentation title is Antisense oligonucleotide self-assemblies featuring improved physicochemical stability by chemical modification of nucleotides. The coauthors are Kotaro Hayashi, Shigeto Fukushima, Mitsuru Naito, Hyun Jin Kim, Kazunori Kataoka, and Kanjiro Miyata.
(Oct/14) Our original paper regarding "Development of antisense oligonucleotide-decorated nanoparticle (ASOball) for intratracheal administration" has been accepted by Advanced Therapeutics.
(Oct/02) Our original paper regarding "Messenger RNA delivery into the brain for gene editing" has been accepted by ACS Central Science.
(Jul/30) Our original paper regarding "Thermo-responsive triblock copolymer micelles for antisense oligonucleotide delivery" has been accepted by ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering.
(Jul/16) Dr Debabrata MAITI has joined our lab as a JSPS postdoctoral fellow.
(May/08) Mr. Rimpei Kamegawa (D1) has received Best Poster Presentation Award at 19th symposium for Gene Design and Delivery. The presentation title is Silica-coated polyion complexes as a messenger RNA carrier and application for oral delivery. The coauthors are Mitsuru Naito, Satoshi Uchida, Hyun Jin Kim, and Kanjiro Miyata.
(Jan/01) Dr Hyun Su Min moved to Biorchestra, a bioventure company.
(Dec/21) JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow Beob Soo Kim has received Poster Award: Polymers Award at IPC2018. The presentation title is Vesicular self-assemblies from siRNAs and PEGylated block catiomers (siRNAsomes): Their structural, physicochemical, and biological characteristics. The coauthors are Kanjiro Miyata, Akihiro Kishimura, and Kazunori Kataoka.
(Dec/14) Assistant Professor Hyun Jin Kim has received Best Poster Award at the 5th COINS Symposium. The presentation title is Development of Amphiphilic Polymers for Cas9 mRNA Delivery. The coauthors are Kazunori Kataoka and Kanjiro Miyata.
(Nov/13) Associate Professor Kanjiro Miyata has been awarded a Journal of Materials Chemistry B Presentation Prize at The 40th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Biomaterials. The presentation title is Development of Vesicular Polyion Complexes from siRNAs and PEGylated Block Catiomers (siRNAsomes) for siRNA delivery. The coauthors are Beob Soo Kim, Sayan Chuanoi, Tomoya Suma, Yasutaka Anraku, Mitsuru Naito, Hyun Jin Kim, Akihiro Kishimura, Kazunori Kataoka.
(Sep/21) A new PhD candidate has joined our laboratory.
(Jan/04) iCONM will hold the 11th Annual Symposium on Nanobiotechnology
Date: Feb. 27 (Mon.) & 28 (Tue.) 9:30am -(Registration starts at 8:30am)
Venue: Ground Floor & 4th Floor, Public Interest Incorporated Foundation, Kawasaki Institute of Industrial Promotion, Kawasaki City Industrial Promotion Hall
Language: English (No simultaneous interpretation)
Registration Fee: 3,000yen ※ Please register online.
The symposium website can be found here.