公益財団法人農学会 The Foundation of agricultural Sciences of Japan

Japan Prize in Agricultural Science,Achievement Award for Young Scientists

■2017

Name Affiliation Research results challenge the name
Ryo Ishikawa Graduate School of Agricultural Science, Kobe University Understanding the Genetic Basis of Domestication-related Traits in Rice   
Kazuhiro Ishibashi Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, NARO Study on the Plant Resistance Mechanisms against Viruses  
Michihito Sasaki Hokkaido University, Research Center for Zoonosis Control Studies on the Genetic Diversity and Origin of Viruses in Animals 
Kanako Tago Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences, NARO New Insights into the Role of Soil Microorganisms in Pesticide Degradation and Nitrogen Cycling in Agricultural Land  
Michiko Nakai National Agriculture and Food Research Organization Establishment and Application of the Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection in Pigs   
Tohru Nakajima Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo Development of the Decision Support System for Sustainable Forest Management Balancing Public Benefit and Economics   
Mizuko Osanai-Futahashi Department of Science, College of Science, Ibaraki University  Studies on Insect Pigment Synthesis Pathways and their Application to Transgenic Markers  
Koutaro Maeno Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences Physiological and Ecological Studies on the Desert Locust 
Kazunori Minamikawa Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences, NARO Developing Methodology for Social Implementation of Water Management in Rice Paddies as a Global Warming Mitigation Option 
Masafumi Yagi   Institute of Vegetable and Floriculture Science, NARO  Genomic Analysis Research and its Application for Breeding Carnation Cultivars  

■2016

Name Affiliation Research results challenge the name
Goshi Kato Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology Studies of Unique Immune Systems of Teleost Fish and Development of Vaccine against Fish Diseases   
Xiaonan Xie Center for Bioscience Research & Education, Utsunomiya University  Structure Determination of Strigolactones - Germination Stimulants for Root Parasitic Plants  
Masaki Shintani  Graduate School of Integrated Science and Technology, Shizuoka University Behaviors of Mobile Genetic Elements in Different Environments 
Takaaki Daimon Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University  Studies on Regulatory Mechanisms of Pupal Metamorphosis in the Silkworm Using Genomics and Genome Editing.  
Takuya Tsubota National Agriculture and Food Research Organization, Institute of Agrobiological Sciences Improvement and Application of Gene Engineering Technique in the Silkworm Bombyx mori   
Atsushi Nakao Kyoto Prefectural University, Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences Radiocesium Fixation on Soil Minerals  
Kazumichi Fujii Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute, Division of Forest Soils  Acidification Mechanism of Tropical Forest Soils and its Application to Fertility Management  
Wataru Fujii Graduate school of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo Development of the Generation Methods of Genome-modified Animals Using Engineered Endonucleases 
Takashi Fujikawa Institute of Fruit Tree and Tea Science, NARO  Development of Simple and Rapid Detection Methods for Accelerating the Eradication Measures of Citrus Greening Disease  
Kensaku Maejima  Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo  Studies of Plum Pox Virus: Development of Advanced Detection Technology and Molecular Epidemiological Analysis  
Yuichi Yamaura  Department of Forest Vegetation, Forestry and Forest Products Research Institute  Studies on Forest Management Maintaining Biodiversity  

■2015

Name Affiliation Research results challenge the name
Ichiro Kamei University of Miyazaki, Faculty of Agriculture Bioremediation and Integrated Fungal Fermentation Process by White-rot Fungi   
Shigenobu Kishino Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University Analysis and Application of Novel Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid Metabolism in Gut Bacteria  
Tatsuhiko Kondo Nagoya University, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences Studies on Bioorganic Chemistry Focusing on Plant Peptide Hormones 
Yasuyuki Goto The University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences Studies on Tandem Repeat Antigens from Parasites  
Hanako Shimura Research Faculty of Agriculture, Hokkaido University Roles of RNA Silencing in Symptom Development Induced by Plant Virus Infection  
Takeshi Shimosato Graduate School of Agriculture, Shinshu University Oral Delivery and Immunomodulatory Effects of Oligodeoxynucleotides from Lactic Acid Bacteria  
Tomokazu Seko NARO Western Region Agricultural Research Center Development of Augmentative Biological Control of Aphids Using Flightless Harmonia axyridis  
Hideaki Takano College of Bioresource Sciences, Nihon University Studies on Environmental Factors Affecting Microbial Functions and their Mode of Action 
Jun Tabata National Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences Mating Disruption by Pheromones: Resistance and New Direction 
Tomoko Nozoye Meiji Gakuin University, The Center for Liberal Arts; The University of Tokyo, Department of Global Agricultural Sciences Molecular Mechanism of Mugineic Acid Family Phytosiderophores Secretion