Fifth Science Cafe 2018

NARO organizes a 'Science Cafe' on a regular basis to facilitate open communication with the general public in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. The 5th series of Science Cafe for 2018 is organized by the Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, NARO (NIAS) focuses on developing tomatoes with high GABA content by genome editing. GABA or gamma-aminobutyric acid is a health-promoting functional compound that can mitigate stress, high blood pressure and other health disorders. Please feel free to join us.

Time and Date

March 1,2018 (Thu)
18:30~20:00pm (Registration starts from 18:00)


BiVi Tsukuba 2F
Tsukuba Integrated Information Center
Azuma 1- 8-10, Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture
Tsukuba Express Line "Tsukuba Station" A 3 Exit

Guest Lecturer

Dr. Satoko Nonaka
Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences University of Tsukuba


Pre-registration is not required. Free.


Institute of Agrobiological Sciences, NARO