Marine Microbial Toxin for Medication [JP]

Lecture Description

Globefish poison and shellfish poison are well known dangers for human. In late years, however, there are researches aiming medical use of such poisons especially for destroying cancer cells. This lecture illustrates a historical overview of research on globefish poison, relationship between microbial toxins and bacteria, and an example of recent investigation of bacteria in poriferan.

NOTE:

- No subtitles. This lecture was conducted only in Japanese.

Date:
Jun 21, 2014
Target:
Visitors
Field:
Agricultural Health & Medicine

Speaker

Shigeki Matsunaga

Shigeki Matsunaga

The University of Tokyo
Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences / Professor

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