Yokohama City University Tsurumi Campus and RIKEN Yokohama Campus will hold an annual event "Public Open" on Saturday, October 2023, 10, where visitors can become familiar with cutting-edge research.Admission free.
This "public open house" is an event that opens research facilities that are normally inaccessible to the general public and introduces research activities, with the catchphrase "Let's find flowers that will bloom tomorrow", and is the first event in four years since September 2019. will be held completely locally.
This time, the next-generation sequencer will be used to decipher the DNA and try to solve the case, starting with a hands-on planning event such as "Decipher the DNA and find the criminal!" We offer 44 types of programs that can be enjoyed by a wide range of age groups, from children to adults.
The facility tour included the next-generation sequencer at the genetic analysis facility at the RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences, and the latest X-ray diffraction equipment used to determine the three-dimensional structure of proteins at the Laboratory for Structural and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Yokohama City University. can be visited.
Advance registration is required for admission (capacity available, first-come-first-served basis), and in addition to admission registration, some events require pre-registration (lottery).Registration will begin on Friday, September 9st.