15th A-IMBN Annual Conference in 22-24 October 2012 at SIBCB, Shanghai, China
The 15th A-IMBN Annual Conference was about ˇ°Protein Sciences, Translational Research and Stem Cell.ˇ± There is no shortage of important topics, particularly in light of the current remarkable research progress and its effects on the health of the human beings.
At the conference, four special sessions were hosted: Arthur Kornberg Memorial Lecture Award, A-IMBN Distinguished Lecture, A-IMBN Research Young Investigators/Ken-ichi Arai Award, and EMBO Lecture. Five years ago in Seoul we instituted Arthur Kornberg Memorial Lecture Award and in 2010 we instituted another distinguished lecture series namely ˇ°A-IMBN Distinguished Lectureˇ± and Prof. Zuxun Gong, one of the leading figures in the development of biochemistry in China has been selected as the recipient of A-IMBN Distinguished Lecturer for this year. Dr. Hisao Masai, a prominent molecular biologist from Japan is the recipient of Arthur Kornberg Memorial Lecture Award for this year. In addition, A-IMBN Research Young Investigators/Ken-ichi Arai Award was presented to Prof. Jinsong Li of IBCB.