General Guide

The 71st Annual Meeting of the Japanese Association for Laboratory Animal Science will be held as follows.


71st JALAS: The 71st Annual Meeting of the Japanese Association for Laboratory Animal Science


May 29 (Wed) - May 31 (Fri), 2024


Masahide Asano (Kyoto University)


Plenary Lectures


LAS Seminars

Oral and Poster Presentations

Luncheon Seminars

Open Public Lecture

Exhibitions and more


Miyako Messe & Rohm Theatre KYOTO

9-1, Okazaki Seishojicho, Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 606-8343, Japan

Poster Download

Registration Fee




The abstracts are open to participants only. Please check p73 of the program book sent to you for the password to view the PDF


To enter Japan, some foreign nationals are required to obtain a visa issued by the Japanese embassy or consulate in their country of residence.

If you need a visa, please contact the secretariat via e-mail before March 31.

Please note that the processes to issue a visa could take time, so please make sure to allow enough time to prepare the required documents to apply for a visa.

Oral and Poster Presentation Registration

  • Call for papers (JALAS and AFLAS members ONLY)

★ Dec. 1 (Fri), 2023 – Jan. 19 (Fri) → 29 (Mon), 2024

Presentation registration has been closed.

Please access this website (https://cfmeeting.com/jalas71/subject.html) or send your abstract data to jalas71@mail2.adm.kyoto-u.ac.jp after pre-registration

If you send your abstract data to jalas71@mail2.adm.kyoto-u.ac.jp, please use the following Word template.

Abstract Guidelines

The abstract text (including the title, author's name and affiliation) must be written in English. Please check the information on the text length limitation below.

Abstracts must be accompanied by:

  • Presentation style (oral or poster)
  • Presentation category (select from the following Classification A and Classification B )
  • Corresponding author



    E-mail address

  • Title of the paper (within 100 characters, including spaces)
  • Full name(s) of author(s) (maximum 15 people)
  • Affiliation(s) (maximum 15 affiliations)
  • Abstract body

    The length of an abstract, including a title, full names of authors, affiliations, and abstract body, must not exceed 1,700 characters and cannot include charts or special characters.

    The classification list is below.

Classification A
A-1 management, facilities, ethics and welfare
A-2 experimental technique, substitution, anesthesia and analgesia
A-3 nutrition, physiology and biochemistry
A-4 aging
A-5 brain, neurology and behavior
A-6 autopsy, histology and pathology
A-7 breeding and lineage development
A-8 developmental engineering (including regenerative medicine)
A-9 genetics, selective breeding and gene function
A-10 pharmacology and safety
A-11 microorganisms, infection and immunity
A-12 disease models
A-13 bioresources
A-14 others
Classification B
B-1 mice
B-2 rats
B-3 rodents (other than mice and rats)
B-4 rabbits
B-5 dogs
B-6 cats
B-7 pigs
B-8 primates
B-9 birds
B-10 reptiles and fish
B-11 invertebrates
B-12 other animal species

Presentation Method

Presentation is to be made either by oral or poster presentation. Please choose your preferred type of presentation at abstract submission; however, the final selection is left to the local organizing committee. Results will be announced on the website.

  • Oral presentation

    Use of PC projector only

    Please submit your presentation data at the PC Center on the 1st floor of the venue at least 30 minutes before your presentation.

    Please save your presentation data in USB and bring it to the venue.

  • Poster presentation

    Those who participate in the Conference as a poster presenter are asked to visit the Poster Session Room. The secretariat prepares poster boards, pins, and presenter's ribbons, and you are to place your poster by yourself. Your poster should be posted during the Conference.

Social Gathering Participation

  • Date

    May 30, 18:30~20:30

  • Venue

    Hotel Okura KYOTO

  • How to Register

    Registration for international attendees is on-site only.

    If you would like to participate the social gathering, please register at the on-site registration desk on May 30th .

  • Registration Fee
    Onsite Registration
    Members and Non-members 10,000 JPY

71st JALAS Secretariat

  • Contact address

71st JALAS Secretariat

Institute of Laboratory Animals, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University

Yoshida Konoe-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8501, Japan

Email: jalas71@mail2.adm.kyoto-u.ac.jp