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The Department of Applied Biological Science explores the basic laws of life science, ranging from microorganisms to human beings, and fosters human resources who possess the ability to plan and execute thorough experimental strategies for resolving issues in science, agriculture, medicine and pharmaceutical science, and environmental engineering.

List of Research Areas and Faculty Members

Major Title Name Research Area
Environmental Information Biology Professor KUCHITSU Kazuyuki Molecular mechanisms of environmental responses and signal transduction
Enzymology Associate Professor NAKAJIMA Masahiro Enzyme engineering, biomacromolecular chemistry and structural biology
Molecular Biology Professor KAMAKURA Takashi Molecular biology and applied microbiology (molecular biology of fungi and bacteria)
Neuroscience Professor FURUICHI Teiichi Neurobiology of brain development
Developmental Biology Professor WADA Naoyuki Tissue morphogenesis and regeneration
Microbial Ecology Professor SUZUKI Tomonori Ecology and phylogeny of microorganisms
Bioorganic Chemistry Associate Professor KURAMOCHI Kouji Chemical biology and organic synthesis
Biochemistry Associate Professor MASAIKE Tomoko Single-molecule biology and mechanisms of proteins
Applied Biochemistry Junior Associate Professor FURUYA Toshiki Microbial metabolism and
enzyme catalysis
Cancer Cell Biology Associate Professor SADAIE Mahito Molecular biology, genetics and cell biology
Cell Biology, Biochemistry Associate Professor NAKAMURA Yoshikazu Lipid biology and dermatology
(Visiting Faculty Members and Research Fields Based on the Joint Graduate School System)
Molecular Biology Visiting Professor MASAI Hisao Chromosomal DNA replication and cell cycle regulation
Associate Professor* MAEZAWA So
Molecular Genetics Visiting Professor SHIBASAKI Futoshi Molecular pathology for hereditary diseases and development for treatment
Professor* WADA Naoyuki
Food Biochemistry Visiting Professor MACHIDA Sachiko Membrane chemistry (membrane protein) and biomolecular engineering
Professor* TAGUCHI Hayao
Virus Life Science Visiting Professor WATASHI Koichi Mechanistic analysis of the replication and development of therapeutics for tumor viruses such as hepatitis B and C virus
Professor* KURAMOCHI Kouji
Medical Science Visiting Professor HIROTA Tohru Cell cycle, cell division and chromosome dynamics
Associate Professor* SADAIE Mahito
Biological Clock Visiting Associate Professor OISHI Katsutaka Biological clock research
Professor* WADA Naoyuki
Plant Stress Physiology Visiting Professor IMAI Ryozo Molecular responses of plants to environmental stresses, genome editing and plant biotechnology
Professor* KUCHITSU Kazuyuki
Plant Molecular Biology Visiting Professor MORI Masaki Plant Immunity and molecular breeding of crops
Professor* KAMAKURA Takashi
(Note) * indicates deputy advisors.