2018.10.30 "Applictions of AFPs: Practical use of the quality products from Japanese fishes" was published.
2018.8.18 A special issue of Biomolecules,"AFP -New insight from different approaches", is now open for submission.
2018.8.1 A new technical book "Functions and Applications of Antifreeze Protein" was released.
2018.6.20 Prof. Robert Ben visited us with Dr. Inada @ AIST for a seminar and discussions.
2018.5.9 Our finding of polypentagonal waters on AFPIII was published in Proc Natl Acad Sci USA.
2017.9.4 I presented a poster about our new AFP samples in IBP2017 meeting held in Israel.
2017.7.12 I revised Explanations about AFP of this homepage.
2017.6.27 I went to London UK to speak at Bioscience 2017.
2017.5.21 I hosted The 62nd Annual Meeting of Japanese Society of CBCT at Hokkaido University.
2017.2.13 Discovery of a new type I AFP (BpAFP) was published in Scientific Reports.
2016.10.20 I presented about Mass preparation of fish antifreeze protein in Bioprocess-2016 @ Houston.
2016.9.9 New fish antifreeze proteins were commercialized by our collborating company.

Prof. Peter Davies at Queen's Univ. visited us for a lecture & a research communication.

2014.2.3 The web site of 2nd IBP conference was opened. Please start early action to attend!
2013.9.17 New result about 5-day storage of insulinoma cells with AFPI and III was published in PLoS ONE.
2013.1.31 Our study with the Zen-noh Embryo Transfer Center was published in Scientific Reports.
2013.1.10 I will have a Japanese Science Forum with my collaborators in Tokyo on 14-FEB-2013.
2013.1.7 Our NMR research paper on a Japanese fish AFPIII was published in J.Biomol.NMR.
2012.11.12 Current Research of this homepage was updated.
2012.10.16 Prof. Brian Sykes visited us to have an NMR seminar.
2012.6.8 Our research paper about the structure/function of a fungal AFP was published in Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci.
2012.6.1 This new homepage was prepared.