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On Thursday, June 11, 14th COINS General Meeting was held at the web conferencing room. This meeting is held every half a year with all the COINS participating institutions.
In this meeting, we shared research progress, research plan, and social implementation approach as we shared recognition. This time we had an Introduction of new division and company session by Michihiro TSUCHIYA (Organizer, TONOMACHI LifeScience Cluster Division, KAWASAKI INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL PROMOTION) and Tsuyoshi KASAHARA (Director, Development Department, Medical Division, Nitto Denko Corporation).
In the short presentation session, 14 presenters were presented and there was an active discussion between the researchers.
Finally, Toshio ASANO (Advisor of COINS / Asahi Kasei Corporation), Tatsuro IRIMURA (Advisor of COINS / Juntendo University), and Haruhiko MANABE (Japan Science and Technology Agency) gave us feedback. The meeting was very productive to further strengthen the tie of the researchers toward realization of " in-body hospitals ".
Future developments based on outcome
Topics 1: Miniaturization diagnostics device
Topics 2: Ultra-minimally invasive treatment
Topics 3: Development of nanomachines that carry drugs
Topics 4: Promotion of Social implementation and creation of Innovation hub
Introduction of new division and company