Common Research Facilities

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

The 24th MIB retreat

Last July 11 and 12, 2022, we had the 24th anniversary MIB retreat held at Hotel & Resorts Saga Karatsu. This activity aims to build a good relationship and to facilitate scientific collaborations among all MIB members. The participants enjoyed presentations and discussions in this on-site retreat for the first time in three years, under a thorough attention for the prevention of COVID-19 infection. We had about 130 participants, 15 oral and 28 poster presentations in this retreat. Many members actively 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 oral and poster awards.


The oral and poster presentation award winners were as follows:

◎Most Excellent Oral Presentation Award
Chisa Shiraishi(Division of Cell Biology)
◎Excellent Oral Presentation Award
Keisuke Matsubara(Division of Immunogenetics)
Ako Matsui(Division of Allergy and Immunology)
◎Most Excellent Poster Presentation Award
Kazuya Ichihara(Division of Cell Biology)
◎Excellent Poster Presentation Award
Ryoga Suzuki(Division of Development and Regeneration)
Reona Wada(Division of Cell Biology)
◎Question Award
Shuhei Uemura(Division of Epigenomics and Development)
Taichi Shiraishi(Division of Cell Biology)