JIRCAS Mail Magazine (English)(8)

JIRCAS Mail Magazine

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【JIRCAS Mail Magazine No.8 (January 2018)】
Published by Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences (JIRCAS)
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■Latest topics
●2017 Japan International Award for Young Agricultural Researchers


●Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) delegates conduct special seminar at JIRCAS


■Introduction of new technologies and research highlights
【Research Highlights (International agriculture, forestry and fisheries research information) Fiscal year 2016】
●Estimation of cost and effect of food policy to mitigate rice price variation under climate change in Bangladesh

●Draft genome sequence of an inbred line of Chenopodium quinoa, an allotetraploid pseudocereal crop with high nutritional properties and tolerance to abiotic stresses

●Enhancement of ozone resistance by adjusting the stomatal aperture on leaf surface

●Resource management and conservation of Pa koh, an important edible fish in Laos, based on ecological information

●Improvement of selective logging criteria for dipterocarp timber species to maintain healthy seed production

●Dissemination of a food commodity supply and demand model for ASEAN countries through an instruction manual

■Guidance publications
●JARQ (Japan Agricultural Research Quarterly) Vol.52 No.1 January. 2018

〇Food Science
▲Health Functions of Compounds Extracted in Cold-water Brewed Green Tea from <i>Camellia Sinensis</i> L.

▲Maltose Generation by Beta-amylase and its Relation to Eating Quality of Steamed Storage Roots of Sweet Potato Cultivars, Including Recently Developed Varieties in Japan

〇Animal Husbandry
▲A Raman Spectroscopic Method of Evaluating Fat Crystalline States and Its Application in Detecting Pork Fat


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Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences (JIRCAS)
Research Planning and Partnership Division
Information and Public Relations Office
1-1 Ohwashi, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan

Date of issued
Creator Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences
NII resource type vocabulary Article
Issue 8
Language eng