Chemistry & Biotechnology for
Innovations in Future Science and Technology
As one of the leading research institutes in Japan, CHEMBIO aims to create new materials and molecular functions by utilizing the power of organic chemistry and biotechnology. Rapid developments in the knowledge of organic chemistry and biotechnology, among other interdisciplinary fields, have attracted interest for the cutting-edge research carried out at The University of Tokyo. Several internationally excellent research focusing on the areas of environment, energy and medicine have been borne at the center, leading to the overall theme of; “Chemistry meets Biology”.
12 Jan. 2021
Update: SPECIAL ADMISSION FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS (For April 2021 Entry)
12 Mar. 2021
A review article on tRNA modification written by Prof. Tsutomu Suzuki has been published in Nature Reviews Molecular Cell Biology.
22 Feb. 2021
Prof. Takuzo Aida was elected as an International Member of the United States National Academy of Engineering (NAE).
18 Feb. 2021
Prof. Kyoko Nozaki was selected to receive the L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Award.
10 Feb. 2021
Prof. Kouhei Tsumoto was selected for JST-CREST, "Special project against COVID-19".