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第20回記念 微生物分類研究会 「微生物系統分類学、今日と明日」

主催:日本微生物分類研究会
日時:平成12年10月27日(金)28日(土)
会場:東京大学山上会館

分類研究会は、本年度で発足20年を迎えました。記念事業の内容としまして、外国人研究者の招へいと記念冊子の発行を実施致しますが、研究会は、招へい外国人研究者と積極的に意見交換をする目的で、すべて英語による発表とし、一般講演ではなくすべて指定講演とすることになり、以下のようなプログラムで開催する予定です。
参加費は3&s_comma;000 円、懇親会 5&s_comma;000 円です。詳細は下記に問い合わせて下さい。
[申込・問合先] 〒113-0032 東京都文京区弥生1-1-1
東京大学分子細胞生物学研究所 微生物微細藻類研究分野
                 横 田  明
  Tel. 03-5841-7827 Fax. 03-5841-8490
E-mail : uayoko@mail.ecc.u-tokyo.ac.jp


Annual Meeting&s_comma; 2000&s_comma; of The Japan Society for Microbial Systematics
-Microbial Systematics&s_comma; Today and Tomorrow-

October 27 & 28&s_comma; 2000
Sanjo Kaikan&s_comma; Hongo&s_comma; University of Tokyo

October 27&s_comma; Friday
13:00 Opening Remarks
Junta Sugiyama&s_comma; Chairman of the Steering Committee

13:10 Chairperson: Junta. Sugiyama
Keynote Lecture: Kazuo Komagata&s_comma; Tokyo Univ. of Agriculture

Session I: Yeasts and Filamentous Fungi
Chairperson: Junta Sugiyama (NCIMB Japan)
13:30 Special Lecture: Hansjorg Prillinger&s_comma; Univ. f. Bodenkultur&s_comma; Austria
Molecular phylogeny and systematics of the fungi with special reference to the Asco- and Basidiomycota

Chairperson: Akira Nakagiri&s_comma; IFO
14:30 Lecture: Makiko Hamamoto/Masako Takashima&s_comma; JCM&s_comma; RIKEN
Systematic study of basidiomycetous yeasts - progress by the introduction of the molecular phylogenetic concept
15:20 Lecture: Takashi Sugita&s_comma; Meiji Pharm.Univ./Motofumi Suzuki&s_comma; JCM&s_comma; RIKEN
Systematics of the anamorphic yeast genus Candida: CUG codon usage&s_comma; chemotaxonomy and molecular phylogeny

Chairperson: Katsuhiko Ando&s_comma; Kyowa Hakko Kogyo Co. Ltd.
15:50 Lecture: Takashi Mikawa&s_comma; Mitsubishi Chem. Co.
Phylogenetic diversity of the lower fungi
16:20 Lecture: Hiromi Nishida&s_comma; Univ. of Tokyo
What is characteristic of fungal lysine synthesis through the aminoadipic acid pathway?

17:30 Reception: Sanjo Kaikan

October 28&s_comma; Saturday
Session II: Microalgae
Chairperson: Makoto M. Watanabe&s_comma; National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES)
9:30 Special Lecture: Rosmarie Rippka&s_comma; Pastuer Institute&s_comma; France
Cyanobacteria: In search of an international identity card

Chairperson:Fumie Kasai&s_comma; NIES
10:30 Lecture: Shigeto Otsuka&s_comma; Univ. Tokyo
Species taxonomy and diversity of water-bloom forming cyanobacteria&s_comma; Microcystis spp.

Chairperson: Isao Inouye&s_comma; Univ. Tsukuba
11:00 Lecture: Takeshi Nakayama&s_comma; Univ. Tsukuba
Phylogeny and taxonomy of the green algae
11:30 Lecture: Masanobu Kawachi&s_comma; NIES
The Pinguiophyceae classis nova&s_comma; a new class of chromophyte algae whose members produce large amounts of omega-3 fatty acids

12:00 - 13:00 Lunch

Session III: Bacteria and Archeae
Chairperson: Akira Yokota&s_comma; Univ. of Tokyo
13:00 Special Lecture: Peter A.R. Vandamme&s_comma; Lab. of Microbiology&s_comma; Univ. of Ghent&s_comma; Belgium
Polyphasic taxonomy in practise: the Burkhorderia cepacia challenge

Chairperson: Ken-ichiro Suzuki&s_comma; JCM&s_comma; RIKEN
14:00 Lecture: Akira Hiraishi&s_comma; Toyohashi University of Technology
Taxonomic significance of 16S-23S rDNA internal transcribed spacer sequences in the classification of phototrophic bacteria
14:50 Lecture: Takayuki Esaki&s_comma; Gifu Univ. School of Medicine
Historial overview of species definition and development of new techniques to measure distance among bacterial strains

Chairperson: Hiroshi Oyaizu&s_comma; Univ. of Tokyo
15:20 Lecture: Kazunori Hatano&s_comma; Institute for Fermentation&s_comma; Osaka
Taxonomic studies on Streptomyces spp. based on phenotypic and genotypic characteristics
15:50 Lecture: Takashi Ito&s_comma; JCM&s_comma; RIKEN
A novel group of rod-shaped thermophilic archaea isolated from Japanese hot springs (tentative title)

16:20 Closing Remarks: Tatsuji Seki&s_comma; Osaka Univ.