Awards

Awardees' laboratory and position are of the awarded day.

Date of award Awardee Outline Link
Mar. 23, 2022 Mohammad Abdolrahmani
Neural Circuits and Behavior
Research Scientist
RIKEN Baiho Award
Attention separates sensory and motor signals in the mouse visual cortex.

Mar. 23, 2022 Chihiro Nemoto-Yoshihara
Affiliative Social Behavior
Research Scientist
RIKEN Baiho Award
Calcitonin receptor signaling in the medial preoptic area enables risk-taking maternal care

Mar. 23, 2022 Masaki Nishioka
Molecular Pathology of Psychiatric Disorders
Visiting Scientist
Researcher Incentive Award(Ohbu Award)
Systematic analysis of germline and postzygotic de novo mutations in bipolar disorder

Mar. 23, 2022 Shuo Chen
Circuit and Behavioral Physiology
Visiting Scientist
Researcher Incentive Award(Ohbu Award)
Discovering a hypothalamic novelty signal that modulates hippocampal memory

Mar. 23, 2022 Lyamzin Dmitry
Neural Circuits and Behavior
Research Scientist
Researcher Incentive Award(Ohbu Award)
Probabilistic discrimination of relative stimulus features in mice

Mar. 23, 2022 Kaori Sato
Proteolytic Neuroscience
Student Trainee
Researcher Incentive Award(Ohbu Award)
A third-generation mouse model of Alzheimer's disease shows early and increased cored plaque pathology composed of wild-type human amyloid β peptide

Mar. 23, 2022 Keisuke Ota
Haptic Perception and Cognitive Physiology
Visiting Scientist
Researcher Incentive Award(Ohbu Award)
Development of a wide field-of-view two-photon microscope FASHIO-2PM and identification of small-world network architecture in the cerebral cortex

Mar. 23, 2022 Hongshen He
Circuit and Behavioral Physiology
Research Associate
Researcher Incentive Award(Ohbu Award)
CA2 inhibition reduces the precision of hippocampal assembly reactivation

Mar. 15, 2022 Naoto Watamura
Proteolytic Neuroscience
Research Scientist
Junior Faculty Awards at the AD/PD 2022, Kenes International Organizers of Congresses S.A.
Human Mapt Knock-In Mice That Harbor Familial Tauopathy-Causing Mutations
Junior Faculty Awards - AD/PD 2022
Mar. 14, 2022 Ryoichiro Kageyama
Center for Brain Science
Director
公益財団法人 東レ科学振興会 東レ科学技術賞
発生過程における遺伝子発現振動の意義

Mar. 3, 2022 Masanori Murayama
Haptic Perception and Cognitive Physiology
Team Leader
「晝馬輝夫 光科学賞」, Research Foundation for Opto-Science and Technology
Development of wide field-of-view two-photon microscopy and research on functional network architectures of the brain

Feb. 15, 2022 Masanori Murayama
Haptic Perception and Cognitive Physiology
Team Leader
島津奨励賞, Shimadzu Science Foundation
Two-photon excitation microscopy FASHIO-2PM for detecting dynamics of large neural networks in awake mice

Jan. 19, 2022 Masanori Murayama
Haptic Perception and Cognitive Physiology
Team Leader
「NIKON JOICO AWARD 最優秀JOICO賞」,
Neocortical network dynamics revealed by wide field-of-view two-photon microscopy

Jan. 1, 2022 Ryoichiro Kageyama
Center for Brain Science
Director
Asahi Prize, 朝日新聞文化財団
Elucidation of biological clock genes that regulate developmental processes

Dec. 16, 2021 Kazuhisa Shibata
Human Cognition and Learning
Team Leader
JSPS Prize, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Mechanisms of Perceptual and Cognitive Changes Induced by Real-Time Decoded Neurofeedback

Nov. 16, 2021 Atsushi Miyawaki
Cell Function Dynamics
Team Leader
Highly Cited Researchers 2021, Clarivate Analytics
Recognition of ranking among the top 1% of researchers for most cited documents in Cross-Field.
Highly Cited Researchers 2021
Sep. 23, 2021 Kensuke Yoshida
Neural Computation and Adaptation
Student Trainee
Young presenter award, Japanese Neural Network Society
Synaptic plasticity during sleep maximizes information transmission in a spiking neuron model

May. 15, 2021 Takeru Matsuda
Statistical Mathematics Unit
Unit Leader
優秀論文賞, Japanese Society of Applied Statistics
Statistical analysis of kimariji in competitive karuta

Apr. 30, 2021 Tomonori Hara
Molecular Pathology of Psychiatric Disorders
Junior Research Associate
一般演題優秀賞, Japanese Society of Schizophrenia Research
カルボニルストレスを伴う統合失調症におけるミトコンドリアの機能異常

Mar. 12, 2021 Atsushi Miyawaki
Cell Function Dynamics
Team Leader
日本学士院 日本学士院賞
生命現象の時空間制御の解明を目指したバイオイメージング技術の開発研究

Mar. 6, 2021 Masanori Murayama
Haptic Perception and Cognitive Physiology
Team Leader
リバネス研究アワード2021 先端研究推進部門
Visualization of in vivo cortical network dynamics with fast and wide field-of-view two-photon microscopy

Sep. 16, 2020 Atsushi Miyawaki
Cell Function Dynamics
Team Leader
The Takeda Prize for Medical Science, Takeda Science Foundation
革新的生命可視化技術の開発研究

Sep. 10, 2020 Jun Nagai
Lab. for Glia-Neuron Circuit Dynamics
Team Leader
The Award for Young Investigator of Japanese Society for Neurochemistry for FY2020, The Japanese Society for Neurochemistry
Bi-directional astrocyte-neuron interaction in the dorsal striatum
 
Oct. 14, 2020 Satoshi Iwano
Lab. for Cell Function Dynamics
Researcher
第4回バイオインダストリー奨励賞, Japan Bioindustry Association
in vivoイメージングを革新する人工生物発光システムAkaBLIの開発と応用
 
Feb. 25, 2021 Tomonori Hara
Lab. for Molecular Psychiatry
JRA
2020 CINP World Congress Student Encouragement Award, The International College of Neuropsychopharmacology (CINP) (Collegium Internationale Neuro-Psychopharmacologicum)
Molecular pathology of mitochondrial dysfunction in schizophrenia under enhanced carbonyl stress
 
Dec. 19, 2019 Keisuke Ota
Lab. for Haptic Perception and Cognitive Physiology
Researcher
次世代脳プロジェクト冬のシンポジウム2019 若手優秀発表賞, Jisedai-nou
“In vivo calcium imaging with a single cell resolution using “cosmoscope”, a new wide-field two-photon microscope”
 
Oct. 13, 2019 Manabu Toyoshima
Lab. for Molecular Psychiatry
Researcher
Excellent Presentation Award for JSNP2019, The Japanese Society of Neuropsychopharmacology
“Study on molecular pathology of neurodevelopmental disorder using iPS cell”
 
Sep. 18, 2019 Yoshihiro Yoshihara
Lab. for Systems Molecular Ethology
Team Leader
学会賞, The Japanese Association for the Study of Taste and Smell
“【受賞理由】吉原氏は長きにわたり嗅覚神経の投射について斬新な手法を用いて研究され、その業績は国際的に高く評価されている。日本味と匂学会においては研究奨励賞を受賞し、嗅覚研究において世界レベルの活動で同学会および関連分野を支えている。今後もこれまでと同様、嗅覚研究領域において世界的なリーダーシップを発揮すると期待され、学会賞受賞に資すると考える。”
 
May. 24, 2019 Hiroshi Shiozaki
Lab. for Circuit Mechanisms of Sensory Perception
Researcher
RIKEN BAIHO Award
“Development of a novel paradigm to study mechanisms of cognition in Drosophila”
 
Apr. 20, 2019 Kayoko Esaki
Lab. for Molecular Psychiatry
Special Postdoctoral Researcher
一般演題奨励賞, Japanese Society of Schizophrenia Research
「統合失調症患者死後脳におけるスフィンゴ脂質代謝変化とスフィンゴ脂質シグナル経路の病態メカニズムへの関与の解析」
 
Apr. 17, 2019 Steven James Middleton
Lab. for Circuit and Behavioral Physiology
Researcher
The Young Scientists' Award, The Commendation for Science and Technology by MEXT
“Role of neural oscillations in memory and disease”
 
Apr. 11, 2019 Risa Takamura
Lab for Proteolytic Neuroscience
Junior Research Associate
Junior Faculty Awards at the AD/PD 2019, Kenes International Organizers of Congresses S.A.
“BREAKDOWN PATTERNS OF FUNCTIONAL NEURONAL CIRCUITS IN ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE MODEL MICE”
 
Jan, 2019 Satoshi Iwano
Lab. for Cell Function Dynamics
Researcher
コニカミノルタ画像科学奨励賞, Konica Minolta Science and Technology Foundation
“動物個体深部の生体分子動態を非侵襲に可視化する人工生物発光プローブ技術の開発”