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  1. The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan Award '16
    • Hiroyuki Arai (Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, the University of Tokyo, Professor)
      Pharmaceutical Study on the Metabolism and Function of Biomembarane Liqids
    • Naoto Oku (School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Shizuoka, Professor)
      Innovation of Liposomal DDS technology and application for the treatment of diseases
    • Nobutaka Fujii (Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyoto University, Professor)
      Medicinal Chemistry Based on Peptide-Protein Science and Heterocyclic Chemistry
    • Chisato Mukai (Vice President of Kanazawa University)
      Creation of Novel Cyclization Methods Using sp-Hybridized Carbon Units and Syntheses of Bioactive Compounds

  2. The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan Award for Divisional Scientific Contribution '16
    • Okiko Miyata (Kobe Pharmaceutical University, Professor)
      Development of new synthetic reactions based on the characteristics of hetero atoms
    • Toshimasa Toyo'oka (School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Shizuoka, Professor)
      A Study on development of high-performance analytical methods for bioactive molecules and their application to pharmaceutical sciences
    • Tsuneo Imanaka (Graduate School of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Toyama, Professor)
      Study on biogenesis, function of peroxisomes and role in genetic diseases: with a focus on ABC transporters

  3. The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan Award for Divisional Scientific Promotion '16
    • Yoichi Yamada (RIKEN Center for Sustainable Resource Science, Deputy Team Leader)
      Development of Batch and Flow Immobilized Catalytic Systems with High Catalytic Activity and Reusability for the Preparation of Pharmaceuticals
    • Hidehiko Nakagawa (Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya City University, Professor)
      Chemical donors for photo-control of gaseous cellular mediators and related species applicable for biological systems
    • Masahiro Hiratsuka (Tohoku University, Associate Professor)
      Personalized medicine by pharmacogenomics analysis
    • Chihiro Tohda (Institute of Natural Medicine, University of Toyama, Associate Professor)
      Novel therapeutic strategies for neurodegenerative diseases

  4. The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan Award for Young Scientists '16
    • Teigo Asai (Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Tohoku University, Assistant Professor)
      Production of Diverse Natural Products by the Use of Cryptic Biosynthetic Genes in Fungi through Epigenetic Regulation
    • Yu Ishima (Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kumamoto University, Assistant Professor)
      Investigation of the NITRIC OXIDE TRAFFIC SYSTEM by human serum albumin and application for intractable cancer therapy
    • Umeharu Ohto (Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Tokyo, Lecturer)
      Elucidating the structural basis of Toll-like receptors innate immunity
    • Fumitaka Osakada (Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Nagoya University, Associate Professor)
      Development of a novel method for generating retinal cells from stem cells and its application to drug discovery toward retinal regeneration therapy
    • Mako Kamiya (Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Assistant Professor)
      Novel bio-imagine tools based on the precise design of function fluorescence probes
    • Tsukano Chihiro (Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences Kyoto University, Lecturer)
      Total Synthesis of Complex Bioactive Natural products Based on Palladium-Catalyzed Reactions and Dearomatization
    • Keiichi Hirano (Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, the University of Tokyo, Assistant Professor)
      Development of Heteroatom Introducing Methodologies Based on Ate Complex Formation: Perfluoroalkylation, Borylation, Aromatic Hydroxylation and Amination Reactions
    • Takaaki Miyaji (Advanced Science Research Center, Okayama University, Associate Professor)
      Biochemical studies on the structure and function of eukaryote transporters for drug discovery

  5. The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan Award for Drug Research and Development '16
    • Discovery of vonoprazan as a novel potassium-competitive acid blocker
      Haruyuki Nishida (Associate Director, Medicinal Chemistry Research Laboratories, Pharmaceutical Research Division, Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited
      Nobuhiro Inatomi (Former employee of Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited
      Masahiro Kajino (General Manager, Research & Development Department, Mikuni Pharmaceutical Industrial Company Limited
      Naoki Tarui (Senior Director, Biomolecular Research Laboratories, Pharmaceutical Research Division, Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited)
    • Research and development of anti-PD-1 antibody, nivolumab
      Shiro Shibayama (Principal Scientist, Advance Medicinal Research Laboratories / Executive Adviser (Immunology & Biologics), Ono Pharmaceutical Co., LTD
      Tasuku Honjo (Professor, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine. Chairman, Boad of Directors Shizuoka Prefectural University Corporation
      Nagahiro Minato (Professor, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University)
      Yoshiko Iwai (Professor, Department of Molecular Biology School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, JAPAN)
      Alan Korman (Vice President, Immuno-Oncology, Bristol-Myers Squibb Biologics Discovery California)

  6. The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan Award for Distinguished Service '16
    • Satoshi Ômura (Distinguished Emeritus Professor, Kitasato University)

    • Mitsuru Uchiyama (Honorary Director General, National Institute of Health Sciences)
    • Naoki Miyata (Emeritus Professor, Nagoya City University
      Vice Director, Institute of Drug Discovery Science)

  7. The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan Award for Educational Service '16
    • Hironori Yoshitomi (Fukuyama University, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutial Sciences, Professor)
      Contribution to new clinical practice in pharmacy education

  8. The 39 th Sato Memorial Fund
    • Tomohiro Terada (Department of Pharmacy, Shiga University of Medical Science Hospital, Professor & Director)
      Pharmaceutical Investigation for Individualized and Optimal Cancer Pharmacotherapy

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