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Okayama University Okayama University Institute for Advanced Research, Institute of Resource Plant Science, 20 24 Public Open “Come! Look! Discover! Plants are Interesting” will be held

National University Corporation Okayama University
[Okayama University] Okayama University Institute for Advanced Research, Institute of Resource Plant Science, 2024 Public Open “Come! Look! Discover! Plants are Interesting” will be held
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May 15, 2024 (Reiwa 6) National University Corporation Okayama University https://www.okayama-u.ac.jp/
[Image 1: https://prtimes.jp/i/72793/2198/resize/d72793-2198-68cda63646ee8cad454f-0.jpg&s3=72793-2198-5885d2d734361909340d80036ae8676b-1886×1078.jpg] ◆Overview The Institute for Resource Plant Science (Chuo, Kurashiki City), which constitutes the Institute for Advanced Research of Okayama University (Headquarters: Kita-ku, Okayama City, President: Yasutomo Nasu), announced on May 11, 2024, “ The Resource Plant Science Institute 2024 Open House “Come! Discover! Plants are Interesting” was held.
The Institute holds an open house every year to let as many people as possible know about its research, and 372 people visited on the day, experiencing the world of cutting-edge plant science.
At the venue, there will be panel exhibitions of various experiments and research using plants, an introduction to genetic resources such as barley that the institute is proud of, barley cultivation experiences, scanning electron microscopy, barley field tours, and exhibitions of materials from the historical archives. , exchanges with international students were held. A quiz rally, which is popular every year, was also held, and the whole family, from children to adults, was seen having fun.
We heard comments from visitors such as, “I had fun learning about various types of research, which broadened my career prospects,” “I enjoyed looking through a microscope,” and “I’m glad I was able to experience speaking with foreigners in English.” I did. For details, please see the report below.
 https://www.rib.okayama-u.ac.jp/information/20240513/
Please look forward to the continued efforts of Okayama University, a regional core and distinctive research university, in the region.
[Image 2: https://prtimes.jp/i/72793/2198/resize/d72793-2198-e5fdfce95e90d6c12c24-1.jpg&s3=72793-2198-a814767ed80ae20efecf6a2980a13305-800×533.jpg] Barley field tour
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-Observation- ◆ Let’s observe the chromosomes of familiar plants ◆ Let’s look at DNA ◆ Let’s observe iron in the roots of rice and barley ◆ Let’s observe insects that eat rice ◆ Let’s look at the battle between rice and pathogenic bacteria ◆ Plants Let’s take a look at the Instagram-worthy microorganisms that coexist with the world and how they swim ◆ Let’s take a look at mold spores
– Exhibition – ◆ Plant solar system – Photosynthesis – ◆ Plant chromosomes ◆ The ABCs of plant minerals ◆ How plants grow in poor soil ◆ Various plant diseases ◆ Rice and pests ◆ How plants protect themselves from pathogens ◆ Plants ◆Introduction to materials about wild plants ◆Various types of barley grown in fields and by humans -Experiments/Experiences/Visits-◆Barley cultivation
experience◆Experiments using frog eggs and plant roots◆Scanning electron microscopy observation tour◆Barley field tour ” *Outdoor tour will be canceled in case of rain.
Some events have a limited number of participants.
○We will hold a graduate school entrance examination information session (Would you like to learn cutting-edge plant science at the Botanical Research Institute?)
○Challenge ♪ Quiz Rally (Answer the quiz and get a wonderful present!) ○Joint use/research base “Plant Genetic Resources and Stress Science Research Center” has started its 15th year
[Target people]
General public [Participation fee]
free
[Poster]
 https://www.okayama-u.ac.jp/up_load_files/press_r6/press20240424-12-2.pdf
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[Sponsorship]
Ohara Shonokai Public Interest Incorporated Foundation
Kurashiki City Board of Education
◆Reference: Okayama University Institute of Plant Science and Resources (IPSR) https://www.rib.okayama-u.ac.jp/
・Okayama University Institute of Resource Plant Science YouTube channel  https://www.youtube.com/@user-ut9ie2sh5t/videos
◆Introduction video of Okayama University Institute of Resource Plant Science https://youtu.be/CGl1L_vnCGs (YouTube 25:11)
[Video 3: https://prtimes.jp/api/movieim.php?url=www.youtube.com/watch?v=CGl1L_vnCGs] https://youtu.be/DWFZSfxnFxI (YouTube 2:15)
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TEL: 086-424-1661 (main)
 E-mail: SEE1201◎adm.okayama-u.ac.jp    ※@ has been replaced with ◎  https://www.rib.okayama-u.ac.jp/information/open_to_the_public2024/ -For inquiries regarding Okayama University’s
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