The General Outline of the Center

The Organization Chart

Overviwe of laboratory


RIKEN BioResource Research Center
President of RIKEN [Hiroshi MATSUMOTO, Ph.D]
(Director Toshihoko SHIROISHI, Ph.D] Deputy Director
[Kuniya ABE, Ph.D]
Masatomo KOBAYASHI, Ph.D] Senior Adviser
[Yuichi OBATA, Ph.D) Coordinator
[Atsushi YOSHIKI, Ph.D] (Masatomo KOBAYASHI, Ph.D (concurrent)]
[Yukio NAKAMURA, M.D., Ph.D] Office of the Center Director (Toshihoko SHIROISHI, Ph.D (concurrent)]
Advisory Council
Resource Committees
Review Committees
BioResource Infrastructure Divisions Experimental Animal Division
(Head Atsushi YOSHIKI, Ph.D (concurrent)]
Experimental Plant Division
(Head Masatomo KOBAYASHI, Ph.D (concurrent)]
Cell Engineering Division
(Head Yukio NAKAMURA, M.D., Ph.D (concurrent)]
Gene Engineering Division
(Head Yoshiro MIWA, Ph.D (concurrent) ]
Microbe Division
(Head Moriya OHKUMA, Ph.D]
Integrated Bioresource Information Division
Support Unit for Quality Management (Unit Leader Masatomo KOBAYASHI, Ph.D (concurrent) ]
Key Technology Division Bioresource Engineering Division (Head Atsuo OGURA, D.V.M., Ph.D]
BioResource Frontier Programs Technology and Development Team for Mammalian Genome Dynamics
(Team Leader Kuniya ABE, Ph.D (concurrent] Technology and Development Team for Mouse Phenotype Analysis: Japan Mouse Clinic
(Team Leader Masaru TAMURA, Ph.D] iPSC-based Drug Discovery and Development Team
(Team Leader Haruhisa INOUE, M.D., Ph.D) iPS Cell Advanced Characterization and Development Team
Team Leader Yohei HAYASHI, Ph.D) Next Generation Human Disease Model Team
(Team Leader Takanori AMANO, Ph.D] Plant-Microbe Symbiosis Research and Development Team
(Team Leader Yasunori ICHIHASHI, Ph.D] iPS Cell Research Unit for Drug Discovery (RIKEN DMP)
(Unit Leader Yukio NAKAMURA, M.D., Ph.D (concurrent)] Research Collaborative Group Shinozaki Research Collaborative Group (Laboratry Head Kazuo SHINOZAKI, Ph.D]
Tsukuba Administrative Division
(Director Wonkyung KANG)
Tsukuba Branch
(Director Hiroshi SHISHIDO)
Tsukuba General Affairs Section
Tsukuba Human Resources Section
Tsukuba Finance Section
BioResource Research Promotion Office (Head Wonkyung KANG (concurrent)]
Tsukuba Information Systems Office (Head Motoyoshi KUROKAWA, Ph.D]
Tsukuba Safety Center
(Head Tatsuyuli AOSHIMA)
Research Ethics Committee Recombinant DNA Experiments Committee
Animal Experiments Committe