Division of Health and Clinical Data Biobank-Construction and Utilization biobank for genomic medicine Realization(Genome Research Biobank)


Key Fields Health and Clinical Data Project
R&D phase None
Division of Health and Clinical Data, Department of Health and Clinical Data
E-mail: order-made"AT"amed.go.jp (Please change “AT” to @)
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Genome Research Biobank aims to contribute to the achievement of genomic medicine by promoting the effective utilization of samples, clinical information and genome data acquired over years by BioBank Japan (BBJ), one of the largest disease biobanks in the world.

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Management and Evaluation Framework

PS (Program Supervisor)
  • TAKEDA Shin'ichi, M.D., Ph.D., Honorary Director general, National Institute of Neuroscience, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry
PO (Program Officer)
  • ISHIKAWA Shumpei, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Preventive Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo
  • KANAI Yae, M.D., Ph.D., Professor, Department of Pathology, Keio University School of Medicine
  • NAKAGAWA Hidewaki, M.D., Ph.D., Team Leader, Laboratory for Cancer Genomics, RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences
  • TOMOSHIGE Koichi, M.D., Ph.D., Chief Physician, NHO Nagasaki Medical Center

Last updated 09/27/23