Kyoto University Supporting Program for Interaction-based Initiative Team Studies (SPIRITS)
2nd Meeting of Nutrition and Natural Medicine on Health: Japan-Korea Research Collaboration

The meeting and lab tour will be held in English. Admission free, and no reservation is required.

Date: March 22, 2014 (Saturday)

Place: Haeundae Centum Hotel Meeting Room (Busan, Korea)

Organizers: Yukiori Goto, Young-A Lee

For any inquiry and question, please send e-mail to: goto.yukiori.5c@kyoto-u.ac.jp (Yukiori Goto)


09:00-09:15 Opening Remark

09:15-10:00 Young-A Lee (Catholic University of Daegu, Department of Food Science and Nutrition)
Tentative Title "Potential use of histamine H3 receptor antagonist extracted from the herb Holarrhena Floribunda for treatment of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder"

10:00-10:45 Eun Jun Kim (Catholic University of Daegu, Department of Food Science and Nutrition)
Tentative Title "Association between meat consumption and risk of colorectal cancer and its biological mechanisms"

10:45-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-11:45 Toshihide Suzuki (Teikyo University, Department of Pharmacy)
Tentative Title "Mammalian resistance to oxidative stress"

11:45-12:30 Charles Yang (Shanghai Chemopartner, CNS Pharmacology & Ion Channel Group)
Tentative Title "Academic-industrial relationship in CNS drug discovery"

12:30-14:00  Lunch

14:00-14:45  Caroline Ingraham (The Ingraham Academy of Zoopharamcognosy)
Tentative Title "Zoopharmacognosy & herbal pharmacology: How animals heal themselves"

14:45-15:30  Akiko Sawada (Kyoto University, Primate Research Institute)
Tentative Title "Mycophagy among Japanese macaques in Yakushima: fungal species diversity and behavioral patterns"

15:30-16:00  General Discussion

16:00-17:30  Lab Tour (Busan National University, Kimchi Research Institute)