The livestock products are essential to support our foods. Stable supply of high quality livestock products is one of the most important concerns for the present and the future because of the rapid increasing of human population over the world. Therefore, studies on the technology development for sustainable increase in the production of the livestock with superior ability, the effective nutritional control and management technology of them, and maintenance of their health are necessary. Because advanced fundamental researches are carried out in the field of zoology of our country, the development of the studies with new ideas is expected by the collaboration of animal science and the fundamental researches. The research Center for Animal Science, Hiroshima University (RCAS) aims to develop the advanced animal science and technology for the production of livestock with good quality and health. The RCAS will also make efforts to form domestic and international research networks for contributing to the world community (Asian region in particular) through a development of animal science and technology.

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24 Oct. 2019
5th Dairy Technical Seminor was held.
18 Mar. 2019
Joint Symposium with Zhejiang University
14-15 Mar. 2019
Joint Seminor with Shituan Unibersity
23-26 Jan. 2019
16 Mar. 2018
Associate Professor Naoki ISOBE visited Khon Kaen University in Thailand from March 12 to 16, 2018.
1 Oct. 2018
Seminor of Dairy Production was held.
4-6 Oct. 2017
We Participated in Tokyo Agribusiness Creation Fair 2017.
11 Oct. 2016
Associate Professor Masahide NISHIBORI and several researchers were awarded "Tukuba Prize" at Mammal Society of Japan(MSJ) on 25 Sep. 2016.
Young Scientist Award/JSAS Excellnt Presentation Award of 17th AAAP Congress held on 22-25 Aug. 2016.
5 Sep. 2016
Professor Yukinori YOSHIMURA was awarded "Ch. Wu's fund Animal Geretics and Breeding Award" at World's Poultry Congress(WPC) on 5 Sep. 2016 in Beijing.
26 Aug. 2016
International Symposium of 17th AAAP Anaimal Science Congress was held on 16 Aug. 2016.
24 Aug. 2016
Workshop of 17th AAAP Animal Science Congress was held on 24 Aug. 2016.
23 Aug. 2016
Workshop of 17th AAAP Animal Science Congress was held on 23 Aug. 2016.
1 Aug. 2016
"2nd Daily Technology Seminar" will be held on 8 Nov. 2016. The theme is "Breeding".
15 Mar. 2016
The Special Seminar, "Biology on sex", will be held on 15 Mar. 2016
7 Mar. 2016
Associate Professor Naoki ISOBE, Associate Professor Masahide NISHIBORI, and Professor Taketo OBITSU visited Khon Kaen University in Thailand from March 7 to 8, 2016.
22 Jan. 2016
"Dairy technology Seminar" was held on 22 Jan. 2016.
27 Dec. 2015
Associate Professor Kawakami, Professor Maeda and Professor Yoshimura visited Kasetsart University in Thailand from December 27 to 30, 2015.
18 Dec. 2015
RCAS Special Seminar was held on 18 Dec. 2015.
20 Nov. 2015
Associate Professor Naoki ISOBE and Associate Professor Toshihisa SUGINO presented the RCAS’s works at the "Agribusiness Creation Fair 2015" on 20 Nov. 2015.
18 Nov. 2015
Associate Professor Masayuki SHIMADA and Associate Professor Toshihisa SUGINO have been respectively appointed as Distinguished Researcher(DR)s of Hiroshima University in fiscal 2015.
13 Nov. 2015
"8th International Symposium on Food and Environment" was held on 13 Nov. 2015.
12 Nov. 2015
RCAS Special Seminar, "Study on rumen microbiology in dairy cattle", was held on 12 Nov. 2015.
20 Oct. 2015
Professor Yukinori YOSHIMURA and Associate Professor Naoki ISOBE presented their works at "The 6th International Seminar on Tropical Animal Production (ISTAP) ", held at Yogyakarta, Indonesia, on 20-21 Oct. 2015.
16 Oct. 2015
RCAS Special Seminar, "Epigenetic regulation of the fate of spermatogonial stem cells", was held on 16 Oct. 2015.
24 Sep. 2015
RCAS Special Seminar, "Recent Global Research on Non-ruminant Nutrition: Analysis & Perspective", was held on 24 Sep. 2015.
10 Aug. 2015
RCAS & JAB Joint Seminor, "The 78th Applied Animal Science Seminar", was held on 10 Aug. 2015.
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