Common Research Facilities

Medical Institute of Bioregulation, Kyushu University
3-1-1 Maidashi, Higashi-ku, Fukuoka 812-8582, JAPAN

The 22nd MIB retreat

Last July 17 and 18, 2019, we had the 22nd anniversary MIB retreat held at Hotel Sekia. This activity aims to build a good relationship among all MIB members. About 150 members participated in the retreat. There were 15 oral and 30 poster presentations. Many members joined the discussion and collaborated. In this time, we set up “Question Award” by each oral session, and all participants let had voting right for poster awards.


The oral and poster presentation award winners were as follows:

◎Most Excellent Oral Presentation Award
Takaaki Tatsuguchi(Division of Immunogenetics)
◎Excellent Oral Presentation Award
Manabu Kodama(Division of Cell Biology)
◎Most Excellent Poster Presentation Award
Ryo Kawakami(Division of Immunology and Genome Biology)
◎Excellent Poster Presentation Award
Sintaro Mise(Division of Cell Biology)
Chisa Tateishi(Division of Cell Biology)
◎Question Award
Session 1Chisa Tateishi(Division of Cell Biology)
Session 2Shusaku Abe(Division of Epigenomics and Development)
Session 3Tsunaki Higa(Division of Cell Biology)


The MIB softball tournament was held at Ohmutaryokuti sports park after the retreat. About 95 members participated in the game and enjoyed a lot. After the intense competition, the mixed team of the Division of Immunogenetics and Division of Genomics won the tournament.