2018.6.29 Ph.D.Student Kogetsu and Professor Kato's paper was published..
2015.10.19 Professor Kato participated in the debate session on germ line genome editing held in the annual meeting of the ESGCT in Helsinki. The video of the session is on the web site of the meeting.
2015.08.27 The 7th Research Seminar on Life Sciences and Medical Care in Society was held.
2015.07.06 We are now accepting submissions for the 13th volume of gJournal of Medicine, Life and Ethics, Societyh.
2015.07.06 The 6th Research Seminar on Life Sciences and Medical Care in Society was held.
2015.06.15 Assistant Professor Jusaku Minari was introduced on the University of Cincinnatifs website.
2015.06.15
2015.03.30 gJournal of Medicine, Life and Ethics, Societyh vol.12 is available online now.
2015.03.20
English report on the International Symposium for Responsible Research and Innovation is now available.
2015.03.11 The 5th Research Seminar on Life Sciences and Medical Care in Society was held.
2015.03.01 Professor Kato participated in the Noble Prize Dialogue, held in Tokyo on March 1, 2015. The general topic up for discussion was gGenetic Revolution and its Future Impacth. Click here to read more and watch footage of the event.
2015.02.04 Natsuko Yamamotofs paper was published in the Journal of Human Genetics. The theme of her paper is the use and protection of personal genome information and the implications of the revision to the Act on the Protection of Personal Information.
2014.12.17
Assistant Professor Minarifs paper was published in the Journal Genome Medicine. The topic of his paper was the issue of informed consent in regards of personal genome research.
2014.12.04
The Research Unit for the ELSI of Genomics will hold an international workshop entitled, gWorking Together with Society to Further Medical Genomics Researchh on January 23, 2015.
2014.12.04 The 4th Research Seminar on Life Sciences and Medical Care in Society was held.
2014.11.07
hPersonal Data in Medicineh (Japanese only), written by Professor Kato, Associate Professor Yoshizawa, and Natsuko Yamamoto, was published and is available for purchase.
2014.10.30
Assistant Professor Minarifs paper was published in SCRIPTed. The paper discusses the issue of returning results to participants in personal genome research.
2014.06.27 The 3rd Research Seminar on Life Sciences and Medical Care in Society was held.
2014.06.02
Associate Professor Yoshizawafs paper was published in Genome Medicine. The paper discusses the issues of genome research in East Asia and the ELSI related issues surrounding the field.
2014.04.23
The report of the discussion in which Professor Kato participated is now available online. The discussion focused on the issues of race and ethnicity in human genome research. Kyoto Universityfs Professor Yasuko Takezawa led the discussion.
2014.04.09
Assistant Professor Minarifs paper was published in the Journal of Life Sciences, Society and Policy. The paper focuses on the issue of policy-making as it applies to personal genome analysis.
2013.06.12
gSomatic Cell Donation for Stem Cell Research: Current Challenges -- Future Directionsh