The Japan Agency for Medical Research and Development (AMED) and the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Lithuania issued a Japan-Lithuania joint call for proposals in the field of "basic research with the use of clinical data and bioresources in rare and undiagnosed diseases, and cancer", and closed the call on 15 June 2021. All proposals were evaluated by the AMED evaluation panel (appendix. AMED evaluation panel), and the AMED and the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Lithuania jointly decided to support following two joint projects.
List of Awardees
|The interaction of nutrition, metagenomic and molecular gastric microenvironment factors in Helicobacter pylori-induced gastric carcinogenesis
||Tokai University School of Medicine
||Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
|Radiogenomic patterns of BRCA1 / 2 breast cancer
||Showa University School of Medicine
||National Cancer Institute