- ⇒ Experimental Sminar for the General Public (Japanese)
- ・June 26-28 The 18th Annual Meeting of Protein Science Society of Japan
- ・October 10-12 BioJapan2018
- ・November 20-22 Seminar(Japanese)
- ・November 21 Public Seminar (Japanese)
With a view to making Matsuyama a global epicenter of biosciences and biotechnology-based business and shifting the business trend from silicon to protein, the first Automated Protein Synthesizer was constructed here and given the name PIM, which stands for Protein-Island-Matsuyama.