Division of Genomic Medicine Tohoku Medical Megabank Project


Key Fields Health and Clinical Data Project
R&D phase None
Division of Genomic Medicine, Department of Health and Clinical Data
TEL: +81-3-6870-2228


The third stage project started in 2021 after the first stage project (2011-2016) and the second stage project (2017-2020). The project carries out a long-term health survey focused on areas affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake, and provides the research infrastructure for the development of personalized genomic medicine by building up a biobank including materials and information from 150k individuals.

Implementing Body

Management and Evaluation Framework

Management and Evaluation Framework
PS(Program Supervisor)
  • WADA Takashi, M.D., Ph.D., President, Kanazawa University
PO(Program Officer)
  • KOSAKI Kenjiro, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Center for Medical Genetics, Keio University School of Medicine
  • TAMAKOSHI Akiko, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Public Health, Hokkaido University, Faculty of Medicine
  • MIURA Katsuyuki, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Public Health, Shiga University of Medical Science

Last updated 07/06/22