Disease Mechanism

Innovation in Biomedical Science

Drug Discovery

Innovation in Pharmaceutical development

Food Innovation

Creation of renewed values of food

Environmental Management

Contribution to environmetal issues, learning a wide range of subjects covering Environmental Physiology and Environmental Ecology


Biomolecular Engineering

Engineering of Biological molecules yields novel functional materials and molecules

Master's/Doctoral Program in Life Science Innovation is a degree program
jointly established with the Life Science Promotion Association of Tsukuba

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【Student Recruitment】
Program for Promotion of Highly Specialized Human Resource Development through Recurrent Interdisciplinary Education is launched.              

Please see more details.

Recurrent Education

July 12&24, 2024 Public presentations of PhD thesis defense

July 12, 2024, 14:00-
Kyoko Ito(Supervisor: Associate Prof. Kazuko Tajiri)
Thesis title: “Effect of Ferric Citrate Hydrate on Fibroblast Growth Factor 23, α-Klotho and Platelets
Institutes of Medicine building #521

July 24, 2024, 11:30-
Barbara Catalano Damasceno(Supervisor: Associate Prof. Marcos Antonio Das NEVES)
Thesis title: “Improvement of Cricket (Gryllus bimaculatus) Powder Characteristics by Solvent Treatment for Food Application
Institutes of Biological and Afgricultural Sciences building F#106 (1st Floor)

June 21st, 2024, Press release

The press release titled “A rare olive compound oleacein functions as a TrkB agonist and mitigates neuroinflammation both in vitro and in vivo”research achievement by Prof. Hiroko Isoda of Food Innovation course and Prof. Kenichi Tominaga of Drug discovery course and AIST was issued!

オリーブの希少成分「オレアセイン」の抗うつ効果を発見 | 生物・環境 – TSUKUBA JOURNAL

December 15, 2023 16:45pm- Special Seminar

T-LSI special seminar

・Chemical Biology of Natural Product Biosynthesis
Lecturer: Prof. Mike Burkart (University of California, San Diego)

Date & Time: December 15, 2023 (16:45pm-17:45pm).
Venue: Room# 110(1st floor) of Laboratory of Advanced Research A

Please refer to the leaflet for details.



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2024/4/21 An Information session for the Life Innovation Degree Program (Online)

We are pleased to announce an information session for the Life Innovation Degree Program (online) as follows:

Date and Time: April 21, 2024, 13:00-14:30

Format: Participation via web conferencing system. 


Meeting ID: 849 9134 9939

Passcode: 368724


*This information session will be held as part of the Degree Programs in Systems and Information Engineering (SIE) Open Campus event for the Life Innovation (Bioinformatics) Degree Program.

The Entrance Ceremony for the AY2020 enrolled students

The ZENDAIKAI will hold an entrance ceremony for the 2020 academic year enrolled students on March 13th (Wednesday).

Due to the spread of the COVID, many events, including the entrance ceremony, were unfortunately canceled for the AY2020.

This event has been planned to express gratitude to the enrolled students who missed out on events due to the pandemic.

We invite you to join us and make memories together at this event!

Date: March 13th, 2024

Time: from 1:00 PM

Venue: Daigakukaikan (the University Hall)


For more details, please click here. (Only available in Japanese)


December 4 and 5, 2023, 9:30am – Oxford Stem Cell Institute Symposium 2023

The OSCI Symposium is an international event that brings together scientists and clinicians engaged in stem cell research across diverse fields of translational medicine. The symposium’s theme is “Stem Cells: From Mechanism to Therapy”, and it was jointly organized by OSCI and the University of Tsukuba.

Date and time: 4th and 5th December 2023 9:30am-5:55pm (UK time).
Venue: Lecture Theatre, Oxford Martin School, 34 Broad Street (corner of Holywell and Catte Streets), Oxford, OX1 3BD.

For more detailed information, please refer to the attached poster


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