The 17th International Symposium on Molecular and Neural Mechanisms of Taste and Olfactory perception (ISMNTOP/YRUF/AISCRIB2018)
 in conjunction with Special Events celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Monell Chemical Senses Center, USA 

第17回国際シンポジウム“味覚嗅覚の分子神経機構
(うま味若手フォーラム2018及びアジア国際シンポジウム”化学感覚と摂食行動“併催)
及び
米国モネル化学感覚研究所50周年記念イベント


 Date: November 30 - December 2, 2018
 
Venue: Station I & II, Collaborative Research Center, Kyushu University
             3-1-1, Maidashi, Higashi-ku, Fukuoka, 812-8582, Japan



   Invited speakers

Dr. Gary K. Beauchamp (Philadelphia, USA)
Dr. Robert F. Margolskee (Philadelphia, USA)
Dr. Ichiro Matsumoto (Philadelphia, USA)
Dr. Dmitry Rinberg (New York, USA)
Dr. Myunghwan Choi (Suwon, Korea)
Dr. Yuichi Iino
Dr. Makoto Tominaga
Dr. Atsuko Yamashita
Dr. Hiromu Tanimoto
Dr. Kumiko Sugimoto
Dr. Takashi Yamamoto 
Dr. Michio Komai
Dr. Akiyuki Taruno
Dr. Kunio Torii
Dr. Tadashi Nakamura


 
News


2018.11.15
  Tentative program is uploaded.


2018.11.5
  Invited speakers are uploaded.

2018.5.9

  Special symposium on 50th anniversary of Monel Chemical Senses Center will be held on November 30 (from 15:30).

2018.4.10
  Web site for ISMNTOP2018 is open.



 Organizer:
     Yuzo Ninomiya (Research and Development Center for Five-Sense Devices , Kyushu University, Japan)

 Organizing committee:
     Yuzo Ninomiya (Kyushu University, Japan)
     Toshiro Matsui  (Kyushu University, Japan)
     Kiyoshi Toko (Kyushu University, Japan)
     Mamiko Ozaki (Kobe University, Japan)
     Masahiro Yamaguchi (Kochi University, Japan)
     Takeshi Imai (Kyushu University, Japan)
     Takeshi Kimura (Ajinomoto Co. Inc., Japan)
     Noriatsu Shigemura (Kyushu University, Japan)
     Keiko Yasumatsu (Kyushu University, Japan)
     Ryusuke Yoshida (Kyushu University, Japan)

 Hosted by

   Kyushu University, Research and Development Center for Five-Sense Devices 

   (九州大学・五感応用デバイス研究開発センター )


 Achnowledgements
  The organizers of the ISMNTOP extend special thanks and appreciation to the following organizations and companies for their generous support of the meeting.
    ・Japanese Association for the Study of Taste and Smell (日本味と匂学会)
    ・Umami Manufacturer's Association of Japan (日本うま味調味料協会)
    ・Ajinomoto Co., Inc.(味の素株式会社)
    ・
Suntory Beverage & Food Limited(サントリー食品インターナショナル)

 Contact: Ryusuke Yoshida (E-mail: yoshida.ryusuke.319@m.kyushu-u.ac.jp)