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2020-09-11 Applications for IPSR International web-Forum 2020 “Genetic resources and plant science” are possible.
Thursday, October 8, 2020 
Time: JST 13:00 - 17:00 
Limited to the first 100 applicants.
For details & posters visit here

2020-08-07 Announcement of Agriculture technology webinar: TRANSLATING PLANT SCIENCE INTO FOOD SECURITY 
25TH August 2020 
3:00 PM-5:00 PM (JST) 
MINORU MURATA (University Tunku Abdul Rahman) 
IVAN GALIS (Okayama University)
For details and registration visit here

2020-07-28 New page Plant stress FORUM has been added. Current forum features opinions on online teaching during COVID-19 crisis. For details in Japanese click here or use Plant Stress FORUM link in the side banner.

2020-07-10 The fist English version of PSSNet magazine has been released this week. Downloads are available from Mail Magazine archive.

2019-03-11 Important notice!
From April-1, 2019, we changed access to PSSNet:
The Okayama University Institute of Plant Science and Resources belongs to Graduate School of Environmental and Life Science. It offers many opportunities for Master and Doctor students to develop their degrees in various areas of plant stress science and bioresources.
For more information about graduate school programs visit the Institute homepage related to student life at IPSR (English Japanese).

How to Join
PSSNet is an open network for everyone interested in plant stress biology. This network is organized by the Okayama University Institute of Plant Science and Resources located in Kurashiki, Okayama, Japan. PSSNet welcomes new members to register at any time.

(Japanese version)
Register as Member
Any resercher, teacher, student or public person can join PSSNet for free. All members can use the PSSNet Mailing List and receive free monthly PSSNet Mail Magazine in their personal e-mail account.
Get free member account here
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Institute events
This year (2019) Open Campus event was visited by 471 people! Check here! 

Considering the safety of our visitors, next Open Campus has been postponed until autumn 2020. Check here again in August 2020 for more details!

Mail Magazine (in Japanese)
Volume 122     (2020-09-11)
Volume 121     (2020-08-11)
Volume 120     (2020-07-10) English
Volume 119     (2020-06-12)
Volume 118     (2020-05-08)

Collaboration at IPSR
The recruitment for Joint Usage/Research Center collaboration projects is open every year. For details please check the institute homepage (Japanese). For non-Japanese speakers, contact us via Consultation Window.

Important Dates for 2020 applicants: 
Priority Research & Young Researcher:
December-13, 2019 (Closed now)
General Research:
January-10, 2020 (Closed now)