The Frontier Development Program for Genome Editing


On December 2, 2022, Ms. MATSUDA Nagisa and Mr. SUZUKI Takayuki(in the second year of the master's course, Program of Biomedical Science, the Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life), enrolled in the Life Science Course of the Frontier Development Program for Genome Editing, received MBSJ2022 Science Pitch Award at the 45th Annual Meeting of the Molecular Biology Society of Japan.
The award was given in recognition of the excellence in their presentations on the theme of "Chemosensation is necessary to control cannibalistic behavior in Drosophila larvae" by Ms. MATSUDA and "GEM: Genome Editing Meta-database ~Extracted from Literatures~"by Mr. SUZUKI.
Ms. MATSUDA also received MBSJ2022 EMBO Science Pitch Prize as one of the most outstanding presentations among the winners. We have high hopes of their further achievements in the future.