RIKEN is an active participant in the international scientific community, forging strong relationships with other preeminent research institutions around the world, and promoting the scientific and technological achievements of its researchers and collaborators for the common good of society. The monthly RIKEN Roundup highlights the major activities of RIKEN in areas of global outreach, community involvement and scientific tradition, and reports the latest news on the expansion of RIKEN’s international network of facilities, institutes and research centers.
RIKEN enters new phase (14 June 2013)
RIKEN’s new five-year term, which began in April of 2013, marks the start of a fresh phase for the research institution.
Second RIKEN–Max Planck joint symposium (14 June 2013)
The second symposium of the RIKEN–Max Planck Joint Research Center was held on 15–17 April 2013 at RIKEN’s campus in Wako.
RIKEN Omics Science Center hosted a joint international doctoral course with the Karolinska Institutet of Sweden
RIKEN hosts joint doctoral course on epigenomics (17 May 2013)
The RIKEN Omics Science Center hosted a joint international doctoral course with the Karolinska Institutet of Sweden on the topic of “Epigenomics: Methods and applications to disease and development”, in Yokohama on 6–13 February 2013.