Dr Fukuda wins NU President's Award for young investigators

BRI Associate Professor Dr Nanaho Fukuda (Dept of Comparative & Experimental Medicine) has been awarded the 10th Niigata University President's Award for young investigators.

This award was established in 2014 to recognize the efforts of young researchers at Niigata University who have contributed papers published in highly acclaimed journals worldwide, as well as those who have received awards for their research. Its aim is to encourage these young researchers in their future pursuits.

This year marked the 10th edition of the award, honoring seven winners at the ceremony held on December 21, 2023.

The award ceremony
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Niigata University website on the 10th award (in Japanese)

Dr Fukuda's awarding research
"Axonal mRNA binding of hnRNP A/B is crucial for axon targeting and maturation of olfactory sensory neurons"

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