• The JSPB Awards in 2023

The JSPB Awards in 2023

The JSPB Award for Distinguished Research

Nozomu Koizumi (Osaka Metropolitan University)
Elucidation of the molecular mechanisms of endoplasmic reticulum stress response in plants and academic contributions to the social implementation of plant biotechnology

Mami Yamazaki (Chiba University)
Integrative omics approaches for understanding of molecular evolution of plant alkaloid biosynthesis

The JSPB Award for Young Scientists

Keiichirou Nemoto (Iwate Biotechnology Research Center)
Biochemical approach based on a cell-free translation system for plant physiology and ecology research

The JSPB Student Award

Issei Nakazato (The University of Tokyo)
Targeted base editing in organelle genomes of Arabidopsis thaliana

Hinako Matsuda (Kyoto University)
Study on isoflavone secretion from soybean roots and its accumulation in the rhizosphere

The JSPB Excellent Paper Award

Plant Biotechnology 39(2): 111–117
3-Phenyllactic acid is converted to phenylacetic acid and induces auxin-responsive root growth in Arabidopsis plants
Yuko Maki*, Hiroshi Soejima, Tamizi Sugiyama, Masaaki K. Watahiki, Takeo Sato, Junji Yamaguchi* (*corresponding author)