Education and Training
2014- Ph.D. student, Department of Computational Biology, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, the University of Tokyo
2014: MA, Department of Computational Biology, the University of Tokyo 2012: BS, Department of Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, the University of
R. Kawaguchi and H. Kiryu. “Genome-wide computational analysis of local RNA secondary structures detects elevated stem density in introns”. (in prep.)
Frith, M. C., and R. Kawaguchi. "Split-alignment of genomes finds orthologies more accurately." Genome biology 16.1 (2015): 106-106.
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Curriculum vitae Awards and Grants
2014- Research fellow of Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (DC1) 2014: Dean’s award for AYRCOB, an international exchange activity
2013: Travel fellowship for RiboClub 2013 from Grant-in-Aid for Scientific
Research on Innovative Areas “Functional Machinery for non-coding RNAs”
Computational Analysis of RNA Structure and Function. Benasque, Spain. Jul. 19-31, 2015.
Japanese association of the younger researchers of bioinformatics, 6th meeting. Kobe, Japan. Oct. 29-30, 2014.
RiboClub 2013. Quebec, Canada. Sep. 23-25, 2013.
7th Asian Young Researchers Conference on Computational and Omics Biology.
Tokyo, Japan. Sep.9-10, 2013.
Activity and Skills
• AYRCOB organiser (2013-)
• Japanese association of the younger researchers of bioinformatics
• Applied Information Technology Engineer, IPA, Japan.
2014: Teaching assistant of bioinformatics lecture, Department of Computational Biology, the University of Tokyo.