The 2012 Kyoto Prize Workshops
/ Molecular Cell Biologist
Life Sciences（Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Neurobiology）
11 /12 Mon
13:00 - 17:00
Address：Kyoto International Conference Center
Molecular Cell Biologist
Dr. Ohsumi has achieved world-leading results in his genetic study of autophagy in yeast, a cellular process that degrades proteins in order to adapt to the nutritional environment and other factors. He has made groundbreaking contributions toward elucidating of the molecular mechanisms of autophagy and its physiological significance.