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The abstracts will be published exactly as submitted. It is the responsibility of the submitting author to supply the abstract with accuracy of content, spelling and presentation. Please note that no modifications can be made after 12 noon (JST) on May 14, 2019.

Character count limit (including spaces)

  • Abstract: 4,270 characters 
  • Title: 200 characters
  • Author information (names and affiliation abbreviations): 400 characters

Abstract Templatedoc

Title of presentation

Avoid any abbreviation in the title. Do not put a period at the end.
(Only first letter capital and lowercase for the rest, except for words normally capitalized as proper nouns)

e.g.) Heat-shock transformation of <i>Escherichia coli</i>

Author names

  • Enter surname of each author first, followed by first name and middle name (if any), for the indexing purpose, with only the first letter capitalized.
  • If the author does not have a surname, enter an asterisk (*) instead of surname. The asterisk will not appear in the program.

    Surname/Last name Given name/First name
    Chang James T.
    Kim Hyung Joo
    * Elis

Affiliation abbreviation

Abbreviate all authors’ affiliations. ⇒Abbreviation Listpdf

Division of Biotechnology and Macromolecular Chemistry →Div. Biotechnol. Macromol. Chem.
Department of Biotechnology →Dept. Biotechnol.,
Graduate School of Engineering →Grad. Sch. Eng.
University of Tsukuba → Univ. Tsukuba
Company Limited → Co., Ltd.
Corporation → Corp.



Select from the key word list (not more than four words).
If you cannot find any appropriate key word, select “Others” in the list and type into the provided field.

  • Type in lower-case letter, except for words normally capitalized as a proper noun.
  • Use only English one-byte characters for keywords.

e.g.) lactic acid, biomass, <i>Aspergillus oryzae</i>, alpha-amylase

Speaker’s email address

Avoid using Yahoo addresses. Email notifications sent from the system are often marked as spam by Yahoo that has powerful spam filters.


Specify special characters (if any) so that non standard characters can be printed correctly in the Meeting Abstracts.