Murai Koji


Affiliation Faculty of Biotechnology / Department of Bioscience
Title Professor
Room Faculty of Biotechnology 618 (Extension3618)
E-mail murai ( at = @ )
Education Ph.D. (Kyoto University)
Academic Societies Japanese Society of Plant Breeding
Japanese Society of Genetics
Japanese Society of Plant Physiology
Japanese Society of Molecular Biology
Japanese Society of Crop Science
American Society of Crop Science
Career 1986.4 Researcher, Sumitomo Co. Ltd.
1993.4 Associate Professor, Ishikawa Prefectural University
1998.10 Associate Professor, Fukui Prefectural University
2004.4 Professor, Fukui Prefectural University

Research Interest

Research Field Plant genetics and breeding, Plant Developmental Genetics
Research Summary Gene analysis and breeding in wheat
1. Genes for flowering
2. Genes for floral organ formation
Keywords Genetics, breeding, wheat

Selected Publications

Developmental Biology, 2008, Kagaku-dogin

More than 60 original research papees

Community Engagement

Lecturer of open college
Community activation as musician

Educational Activites

Classes Genetics and so on
Office Hour
Available Topics General genetics
Plant breeding

Additional Information

1999.4 Prize for excellent young researcher, Japanese Society of Plant Breeding
2006.3 Prize for society contribution, Japanese Society of Crop Science

Music, Fishing, Wood stove