Chair and Speaker

Fumio Matsuzaki, RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology, Japan

Stefano Stifani

Fumio Matsuzaki received his Ph.D. from the University of Tokyo. After a postdoctoral fellow at the Rockefeller University, he began genetic research on Drosophila neurogenesis in 1989 in his group at the National Institute of Neuroscience in Tokyo, subsequently as a professor at Tohoku University since 1998, and then as a founding member of the RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology from 2002. He is currently interested in mechanisms of (1) the basic design common for the mammalian cerebral cortex, and (2) the expansion of the cortical size and complexity during mammalian evolution. He served as a co-chair for ISDN2018 in Nara.


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