RIKEN Center for Life Science Technologies


  • Research

    Latest publications from CLST.
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    Awards, agreements, and other news.
  • Events

    Upcoming and past events including seminars, symposiums, open days.

For Public

To let you know about our research, this area contains 4 types of information about CLST; “Article”, “Videos”, “Event” and “Study”.
At “Article”, you can read articles on interviews and lectures, and you can enjoy the videos about CLST at “Videos”. If you want to meet and talk directly with the researcher, “Visit” give you some information of such events. You can find more difficult contents to know about our research deeply at “Study”.
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  • Study

Labs & Technologies

Omics Application Technology Group

Our goal is to develop methods to apply functional genome data for drug discovery and medical care. This includes direct cell conversion technology (conversion of one differentiated cell type to another) and its application to stem cell differentiation, biomarker development for monitoring health condition, and establishment of fast and accurate diagnosis methods using DNA or RNA biomarker.

Group Director
Harukazu Suzuki  Ph.D.

CLST was reorganized into three centers according to the RIKEN 4th Medium-Term Plan from April 1, 2018. For the latest information of Omics Application Technology Group, please visit the following websites.

> Center for Integrative Medical Sciences [http://www.ims.riken.jp/english/laboratories/]