How do chromosomes divide?

In a body, every single cell has the same number of chromosomes. This is because when a cell divides, the replicated chromatids are equally segregated into daughter cells. But, the first meiotic division is a clear exception. This division segregates maternal and paternal chromosomes for production of eggs and sperms, which are the origin of a new life. What is the story behind this division?

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26 June, 2019

Summer Excursion

We climbed up and had a barbecue at the top of Mt. Rokko. It was a pleasant day before the rainy season, and we all worked up a nice sweat!


7 May, 2019

A new member joined

Toko Kondo (part-time worker) joined our lab from May.


12 April, 2019

TT2019

Tomoya Kitajima was invited to present our research at the 15th Transgenic Technology Meeting (TT2019), held in Kobe, Japan on 8 April, 2019.


12 April, 2019

Cherry bloosom viewing

We enjoyed cherry bloosom viewing with members from Miyamichi Lab and Hamada Lab.




Upcoming Events

31 Jul-1 Aug, 2019

Intensive lectures for Joint Gradaute Courses

2 Sep-6 Sep, 2019

BDR Summer Internship Program

2 Sep-5 Sep, 2019

The 112th SRD Meeting

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