Centers & Labs

RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences (IMS)

Tadashi  Yamamoto(B.Sc., Ph.D.)
Director:
Tadashi Yamamoto
(B.Sc., Ph.D.)

The Center for Integrative Medical Sciences, based in Yokohama, aims to develop revolutionary medical therapies based on collaborative projects between researchers from different areas of science. By achieving a deeper understanding of homeostasis, and how the breakdown of homeostasis leads to disease, scientists at IMS are working to develop personalized preventive medicine and personalized medicine that can allow us to lead healthier lives. The center's focuses include genomics, immunology, allergies, inflammation, endocrinology, and the new field of metabolomics.

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Contact information

6F, North Research Building,
1-7-22 Suehiro-cho, Tsurumi-ku,
Yokohama, Kanagawa
230-0045, Japan
Tel: +81-(0)45-503-7001
Fax: +81-(0)45-503-7003

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