Department of Interdisciplinary Genome Sciences and Cell Metabolism
The Department of Interdisciplinary Genome Sciences and Cell Metabolism aims to realize prevention of diseases of the aged and healthy longevity by comprehensively analyzing health from the viewpoints of diet, environment, and genome, through a fusion of vital function science to explain vital functions, food function science to create functional foods, and bioresource science that leads to development of bioresources into drugs.
- 1. Development of novel functional foods and therapeutic reagents.
- 2. Production of useful bioactive compounds by microorganisms.
- 3. Drosophila visual system.