Akabori Memorial Award 2020

The Japanese Peptide Society invites nominations for
Akabori Memorial Award 2020

The Japanese Peptide Society is now accepting nominations for the Akabori Memorial Award 2020. This award is conferred upon scientists who have made major contributions toward the progress of peptide science. The list of past awardees and detailed information are accessible at the following link. We will be deeply grateful if you could deliver this information to your members.


Deadline for nominations will be on June 30, 2020. Please submit a set of relevant documents before the said deadline.

The recipient of the Akabori Memorial Award 2020 will be required to give his/her Award Lecture at the forthcoming 57th Japanese Peptide Symposium, which will be held in Tottori, Japan, on November 9 to 11, 2020. Being looking forward to hearing the lecture in Tottori, otherwise, we may ask the awardee to deliver the Award Lecture at the JPS Symposium in Hachioji, Tokyo in 2021 due to the outbreak of the new coronavirus infection (COVID-19).

President of the Japanese Peptide Society
Motoyoshi Nomizu

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