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”.
17 June 2021
Update: SPECIAL ADMISSION FOR FOREIGN STUDENTS (For April / October 2022 Entry)
13 May 2021
Update: GRADUATE ADMISSIONS (For October 2021/April 2022 Entry)
Please check our website for the latest information, as we are considering conducting the exams this summer either at the University of Tokyo or online.
1 June 2021
Press release: A single m6A modification in U6 snRNA diversifies exon sequence at the 5’ splice site (Suzuki Lab)
7 May 2021
Prof. Takashi Kato was awarded the Medal with Purple Ribbon.
30 Apr. 2021
Press release: Metal–support cooperation in Al(PO3)3-supported platinum nanoparticles for the selective hydrogenolysis of phenols to arenes (Nozaki Lab)
30 Apr. 2021
Press release: Heme Controls the Structural Rearrangement of Its Sensor Protein Mediating Bacterial Survival (Tsumoto Lab)