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”.
21 June 2021
Update: GRADUATE ADMISSIONS (For October 2021/April 2022 Entry)
17 June 2021
Update: SPECIAL ADMISSION FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS (For April / October 2022 Entry)
6 Sep. 2021
A joint research between the groups of Aida and Sando on "selective fixation of aptamers to target proteins using molecular glue", mainly performed by Ai Kohata (Aida Lab. D3) was highlighted in the JACS Spotlights in the Journal of the American Chemical Society.
13 Aug. 2021
Press release: Molecular insights on confined water in the nanochannels of self-assembled ionic liquid crystal (Kato Lab)
3 Aug. 2021
Press release: DNA-based Synthetic Growth Factor Surrogates with Fine-tuned Agonism (Sando Lab)
12 July 2021
Prof. Takuzo Aida was awarded the The Netherlands Award for Supramolecular Chemistry 2021.