4th International Symposium on Diffraction Structural Biology 2013
revised date : 12 May 2013


On behalf of the 169th University-Industry Cooperative Research Committee (169th Committee on Structural Biology using Diffraction Techniques) of Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), chaired by Professor Noriyoshi Sakabe, we cordially invite you to the 4th International Symposium on Diffraction Structural Biology (ISDSB2013).

The symposium will be held from 26 to 29 May 2013 at Nagoya:

Important information:

Still Prior Registration is accepted. We welcome your prior registration.
Please note; The registration deadline for the Banquet is 20 May.

The registration brochure as PDF and the registration form are possible to download now.
Please download the registration form and return the completed registration by e-mail to

About the Poster Presention
Please download the "General Information"and "Venue Information".
Please download the "List of All the Poster Titles", and check your poster number to set up.
The poster board sizes are 90 cm in width and 180 cm in height, respectively.
Pushpins to set up the poster on the board are ready in the Poster and Exhibition room.
If you will find errors in the list, please send a message to isdsb2013@sbsp.jp.

Please note the correction of the schedule of the Sponsored Lunch Seminar.
It will be held on 27(Mon) May, the second day of ISDSB2013.

Proceedings papers:
The deadline for submission is 29 May 2013.

All the invited speakers as well as poster presenters are requested to submit their manuscripts to the special JSR website for the ISDSB2013 symposium at

Manuscripts should be prepared according to the Notes for Authors available from the JSR website.
The length of the published articles in JSR is expected to be between four and six pages.

The symposium is expected to be published in the first issue of 2014, the International Year of Crystallography.

About Nagoya
Location, City Map and Metro Map

Where to stay.
The conference venue, Fukiage Hall,located near the Metro station, Fukiage.
Hotels located near Imaike, Sakae, and Nagoya station areas are convenient to access the conference venue .