Yasushi HIROMI

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Yasushi HIROMI
Yash Hiromi
National Institute of Genetics, ROIS
Job title
Ph. D(University of Tokyo)

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2014
professor emeritus, National Institute of Genetics
Apr 2018
Mar 2019
senior research administrator, National Institute of Genetics, Research Organization of Information and Systems
Apr 2014
Mar 2019
Director, Office for Research Development, Research Organization of Information and Systems (ROIS), National Institute of Genetics
Apr 2014
professor emeritus, SOKENDAI (Graduate University of Advanced Studies)
Apr 2014
Mar 2019
Project professor, Research Organization of Information and Systems
Jan 2014
Mar 2018
senior research administrator, National Institute of Genetics, Research Organization of Information and Systems
Apr 2012
Dec 2013
Head, Center for Frontier Research, National Institute of Genetics
Apr 2010
Mar 2012
Dean, School of Life Science, Graduate School for Advanced Studies (SOKENDAI)
Oct 1996
Dec 2013
professor, Department of Developmental Genetics, National Institute of Genetics
Oct 1996
Dec 2013
professor, Department of Genetics, SOKENDAI
Sep 1990
Sep 1996
assistant professor, Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University
Jan 1987
Aug 1990
postdoctoral fellow, Department of Molecullar and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkelry
Jan 1987
Dec 1987
postdoctoral fellow, Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University
Oct 1983
Dec 1986
postdoctoral fellow, Department of Cell Biology, Biozentrum, University of Basel


Apr 1976
Mar 1982
Department of Physics, Graduate School of Science, University of Tokyo

Committee Memberships

Asia-Pacific Drosophila Board  Chair
North American Drosophila Board  Asian Representative

Awards & Honors

Pew Scholar in Biomedical Sciences
Winner: Yasushi Hiromi

Published Papers

Matsuoka S., Gupta S., Suzuki E., Hiromi Y., Asaoka M.
PLoS One   e113423   Nov 2014   [Refereed]
Matsuoka, S., Hiromi, Y. and Asaoka M.
Mech. Dev.   130(4-5) 241-253   2013   [Refereed]
Katsuki T, Joshi R, Ailani D, Hiromi Y.
Dev. Neurobiol   71 458-473   2011   [Refereed][Invited]
Liu, QX., Hiramoto, M, Ueda, H., Gojobori, T., Hiromi, Y., and Hirose, S.
Genes & Development   23 1165-1170   2009   [Refereed]
Katsuki, T., Ailani, D., Hiramoto, M., Hiromi, Y.
Neuron   64(2) 188-199   2009   [Refereed]
Matsuno M, Kose H, Okabe M, Hiromi Y.
Genes Cells   12(11) 1289-300   2007   [Refereed]
Suto, F., Tsuboi, M., Kamiya, H., Mizuno, H., Kiyama, Y., Komai,S., Shimizu, M., Sanbo, M., Yagi, T., Hiromi, Y., Chedotal, A., Mitchell,K.J., Manabe, T. and Fujisawa, H.
Neuron   53 535-547   2007   [Refereed]
Kondo, S., Senoo-Matsuda, N., Hiromi, Y. and Miura, M.
Mol. Cell. Biol.   26 7258-7268   2006   [Refereed]
Williams, D. W., Kondo, S., Krzyzanowska, A., Hiromi, Y. and Truman, J. W.
Nature Neuroscience   9 1234-1236   2006   [Refereed]
Hiramoto, M. and Hiromi, Y.
Nature Neuroscience   9 58-66   2006   [Refereed]


Yasushi Hiromi, Hitoshi Okamoto, Chun Fang Wu
Journal of Neurogenetics   26 1-2   Mar 2012
W. J. Gehring, Y. Hiromi
Annual Review of Genetics   20 147-173   Dec 1986
HIROMI Yasushi
Internet Museum of Genetics      2000

Books etc

The “NIG Method”: Fostering Scientific Critical Thinking through Presenting your Science
Tatsumi Hirata, Todd Gorman, Yasushi HIROMI (Part:Joint Work)
dZERO   Feb 2016   ISBN:978-4-907623-17-3
Gene Expression in Neural Tissues" (Methods in Neurosciences 9)
MLODZIK Marek, HIROMI Yasushi (Part:Contributor, Enhancer trap method in Drosophila: its application to neurobiology)
Academic Press, San Diego   1992   
Annnual Review of Genetics Vol. 20
Gehring, W. J. , Hiromi, Y. (Part:Contributor, Homeotic genes and the homeobox)

Conference Activities & Talks

Humor in Scientific Presentation:its role in career path development [Invited]
Yasushi HIROMI
31 Jan 2019   Kobe University
Yasushi HIROMI, Todd GORMAN, Tatsumi HIRATA
20 Dec 2018   National Taiwan University, College of Life Science
Yasushi HIROMI
20 Oct 2017   National Institute of Informatics
Communication Skills for Researchers II: Presentation [Invited]
Yasushi HIROMI
SOKENDAI Freshman Course 2017   13 Oct 2017   SOKENDAI
8. Workshop on Scientific Presentation based on the NIG Method [Invited]
Yasushi HIROMI
29 Nov 2016   University of Tsukuba IIIS
Yasushi HIROMI
28 Nov 2016   Research Administration/Management Office, Office of Diversity, International Institute for Integrative Sleep Medicine, University of Tsukuba
Yasushi HIROMI
NIG   1 Jul 2016   Office for Research Development, NIG
Oral presentation is an integral part of scientific research and serves as an opportunity to disseminate your research to the scientific community. However scientific presentation is not an oral version of your research paper; presentation transmi...
Yasushi HIROMI
28 Mar 2016   School of Life Science Fudan University
Yasushi HIROMI
22 Mar 2016   Shandong Agricultural University, College of Life Sciences
Things my mentor taught me --- Spirits of experimental science [Invited]
Yasushi HIROMI
3 Feb 2016   NCBS Bangalore

Research Grants & Projects

Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(B))
Project Year: 2009 - 2011    Investigator(s): Yasushi HIROMI
JST: CREST :Development, Differentiation, and Regeneration in Biological Systems"
Project Year: 2002 - 2008    Investigator(s): Yasushi HIROMI
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(A))
Project Year: 1997 - 2000    Investigator(s): Yasushi HIROMI