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Graduate School of Industrial Science and Technology

Department of Biological Science and Technology

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The objective of the Department of Biological Science and Technology is to clarify life phenomena from the perspective of fundamental biology such as biochemistry, molecular biology and cellular biology, and furthermore, to carry out research and education from the perspective of engineering with new biotechnology used in various fields related to bioengineering, which demonstrates significant developments, to cultivate human resources who posses creativity and fundamental capabilities to contribute to resolving the various issues that human beings are faced with, and to contribute broadly to society.

List of Research Areas and Faculty Members

Major Title Name Research Area
Cellular Engineering Associate Professor SHIMIZU Kiminori Microbiology
Developmental and Regenerative Engineering Professor MIYAGAWA Shinichi Developmental Biolgy,Endocrinology Environmental Science
Associate Professor SEGI-NISHIDA Eri Molecular and Cellular Biology
Plant Biotechnology Professor SHIMADA Hiroaki Plant Molecular Biology, Molecular Breeding
Associate Professor ARIMURA Gen-ichiro Genetic engineering,Ecology,Physiology
Genome Engineering Professor MURAKAMI Yasufumi Genome Engineering, Genome Biology
Professor TOSHIMA Jiro Molecular Genetics, Cell Biology
Biomacromolecule Engineering Professor SHIROISHI Mitsunori Protein Engineering, Structural Biology,Biophisics
Associate Professor NISHINO Tatsuya Protein Engineering, Structural Biology
Biomolecular Chemistry Professor TAMURA Koji Functional Biomolecular Chemistry
Professor HORITO Shigeomi Carbohydrate Chemistry
Immunoengineering Professor NISHIYAMA Chiharu Cell Function Control,Cytodifferentiation,Genome Medical Department Studies
(Visiting Faculty Members and Research Fields Based on the Joint Graduate School System)
Environment Engineering Visiting Professor YOSHIHARA Toshihiro Environment Plant Science,Plant Dietetics(Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry)
Professor* SHIMADA Hiroaki
(Note) * indicates deputy advisors.