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

Bioinformatics

Biuomolecular 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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November 17 , 2020
The guidelines for application were released!
Please refer to the "Admissons" page and the University's page.
Master's program & Doctoral program
November 5, 2020
T-LSI special seminar on "Translating Stem Cell Research: Challenges at Front Line" by Prof. Hiromitsu Nakaguchi was held online (10:00-12:00).
September 18, 2020
Application site for entrance examination in October 2020 (for enrollment in April 2021) is closed.
The next entrance examination will be held in February, 2021 (for enrollment in April or October, 2021).
Web entry for entrance examination will open in December 1-18, 2020.
For the guidelines for application, please refer to the "Admissons" page and the University's page.
July, 2020
【Importance】Measures for the Coronavirus Infection Disease
Please see "NEWS" on the university's official website.
June 2, 2020 (15:00 ~ 16:00) Online presentaion*
Public presentation of PhD thesis defense:
Takashi FUTAMI(Supervisor: Prof. Hiroyuki ITO)
"Aberrant FGF19-FGFR4 Signal in Cancer"
* This PhD thesis defense will be conducted online presentaion. If you would like to attend, please contact to the T-LSI Office.。
June 16, 2020 (10:30 ~ 11:30) Online presentaion*
Public presentation of PhD thesis defense:
Meryem BOUHOUTE (Supervisor: Prof. Marcos Antonio des NEVES)
"Utilization of Surface-active Compounds and Microfibrillated Cellulose Particles from Argan Processing Residue as Sustainable Natural Emulsifiers"
* This PhD thesis defense will be conducted online presentaion. If you would like to attend, please contact to the T-LSI Office.。
June19, 2020 (9:00 ~ 10:00) Online presentaion*
Public presentation of PhD thesis defense:
Fia NOVIYANTI (Supervisor: Prof. Susumu KAWASAKI)
"The Development of Rapid Growth Potential Analysis Method of Foodborne Pathogens by Real-Time PCR"
*This PhD thesis defense will be conducted online presentaion. If you would like to attend, please contact to the T-LSI Office.。
June19, 2020 (13:00 ~ 14:15) Online presentaion*
Public presentation of PhD thesis defense:
Sekovo VODO (Supervisor: Prof. Marcos Antonio des NEVES)
"Valorization of Sugarcane Bagasse as Novel Emulsifiers by Hydrothermal Liquefaction Technology"
*This PhD thesis defense will be conducted online presentaion. If you would like to attend, please contact to the T-LSI Office.。
April 1, 2020
As of April 2020, the University of Tsukuba will reorganize the programs into "three Graduate Schools and six Degree Programs"
Please see this pamphlet .
March 27, 2020
Changes to Academic Calendar 2020
Please see "NEWS" on the university's official website.
March 25, 2020
SIGMA Commencement Ceremony 2019
Congraturation!
Febrary 26, 2020
Khai Wenn Seah (M2, Food Innovation Course) and Yoshiaki Uchida (M2, Food Innovation Course) received Outstanding Presentation Award at the 2nd T-LSI Student Workshop.
January 16, 2020
Public presentation of PhD thesis defense:
Hani Susanti (Supervisor: Prof. Takeshi Nakayama)
"Taxonomical Study of Paludistella trianguloculus gen. et sp. nov. (Volvocales, Chlorophyceae) from Acidic Wetland with its Relatives and the Biomass Production"
January 17, 2020 (13:00-14:30) F406, Institutes of Biological and Agricultural Sciences Building F
Public presentation of PhD thesis defense:
Battsetseg TSOGTOO (Supervisor: Prof. Isao Kobayashi)
"Valorization of the Sea Buckthorn (Hippophae rhamnoides) Pomace for Potential Food Application"
January 17, 2020 (10:30-12:00) F406, Institutes of Biological and Agricultural Sciences Building F
Public presentation of PhD thesis defense:
Lara Grace Rona (Supervisor: Prof. Marcos Antonio des NEVES)
"Development of Edible Coatings for Enhancing the Storage Stability of Fresh¬Cut Lotus Root (Nelumbo nucifera)"
January 8, 2020 (10:00-11:30) A301, Cooperative Research Building A
Public presentation of PhD thesis defense:
Bayanjargal SANDAGDORJ (Supervisor: Prof. Jun Watanabe)
"Immunomodulation effect of lactic acid bacteria isolated from fermented Brassica rapa L"
December 25, 2019 (13:00-14:00) 4th floor meeting room, IIIS Building
Public presentation of PhD thesis defense:
Kazuhiko Iikubo (Supervisor: Prof. Hiroshi Nagase)
"Synthesis and Structure-Activity Relationships of EML4-ALK Inhibitors"
December 24, 2019 (10:30-12:00) A301, Cooperative Research Building A
Public presentation of PhD thesis defense:
Meriem Bejaoui (Supervisor: Prof. Hiroko Isoda)
"Elucidation of Hair Growth and Hair Pigmentation Promotion Effect of 3,4,5-Tri-O-Caffeoylquinic Acid"
December, 2019
AWARDS: Yoshiaki UCHIDA received Best Poster Award at 15th TUNISIA-JAPAN SYMPOSIUM ON SCIENCE, SOCIETY AND TECHNOLOGY (TJASST2019).
December 6, 2019
Application site for entrance examination in January 2020 (for enrollment in April or October 2020) is closed.The next entrance examination will be held in August, 2020 (for enrollment in April, 2021).
October 9, 2019
AWARDS: Atsushi TSUYUKUBO (D1, Drug Discovery Course) received Poster Award at the 68th Symposium on Macromolecules.
October 3, 2019 (13:00~) Room 205, Laboratory of Advanced Research A
"Start-up Symposium: T-LSI Bioinformatics and Biomolecular Engineering" was held at Laboratory of Advanced Research A.[Program]
October 2, 2019
T-LSI had a subsession "Experiences, ideas, and networking: Life Science solutions to global challenges in the context of Society 5.0 and SDGs" at the TSUKUBA COFERENCE.[Program]
Septmeber 30, 2019 (11:30-13:00) A301, Cooperative Research Building A
Public presentation of PhD thesis defense:
Munkhzul Ganbold (Supervisor: Prof. Hiroko Isoda)
"Alleviative Effect of Isorhamnetin and Its Derivatives on nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis"
Septmeber 30, 2019 (10:00-11:30) A301, Cooperative Research Building A
Public presentation of PhD thesis defense:
Mouad Sabti (Supervisor: Prof. Hiroko Isoda)
"Evaluation of the Antidepressant Like Effect And The Mechanism of Action of Verbene Ethanolic Extract(VEE) And Verbascoside, And Formulation of VEE-Emulsion"
September 2, 2019
AWARDS: Khai Wenn Seah (M2, Food Innovation Course) received Outstanding Presentation Award at the 1st T-LSI Student Workshop.