/Research Center for Mechanism and Regulation of Aging  About Research Center

Research Center for Mechanism and Regulation of Aging has established to conduct basic research on Aging and to perform translational researches on science and medicine to overcome/prevent Age-related diseases.

Director: Eiji Hara

Division of Aging Model Organism

Department of Aging Rate Biology

Head: Invited Professor Eisuke Nishida

RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research, Director

Department of Research of Signals Regulating Aging

Head: Invited Professor Naoki Hisamoto

Group of Signaling Mechanisms, Graduate School of Science, Nagoya University.

Department of Genetics and Metabolism

Head: Invited Professor Masayuki Miura

Dept. of Genetics, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Tokyo

Department of Cell-cell Communication

Head: Invited Professor Tatsushi Igaki

Lab of Genetics, Graduate School of Biostudies, Kyoto University

Department of Organismal Aging Research

Head: Invited Professor Toru Ishitani

Lab of Integrated Signaling Systems,  Institute for Molecular & Cellular Regulation, Gunma University)

Department of Autophagy and Aging

Head: Concurrent Professor Tamotsu Yoshimori

Lab of Intracellular Membrane Dynamics, Graduate School of Frontier Biosciences, Osaka University.

Department of Sleep and Aging Regulation

Head: Invited Researcher Akiko Sato

National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology

Department of Reproductive Aging

Head: Concurrent Professor Masahito Ikawa

Dept. of Experimental Research, Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University

Department of Animal Longevity and Aging Research

Head: Invited Associate Professor Kyoko Miura

Biomedical Animal Research Laboratory, Intsitute for Genetic Medicine, Hokkaido University

Division of Cellular Senescence

Department of Cell Senescence Mechanism

Head: Concurrent Professor Eiji Hara

Dept. of Molecular Microbiology, Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University

Department of Aging-associated Stress Signaling

Head: Invited Professor Hidenori Ichijo

Lab of Cell Signaling, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokyo

Department of Senescent Cell Morphology & Motility

Head: Invited Professor: Yasuhiro Minami

Dept. of Physiology and Cell Biology, Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe University

Department of Senescence Regulation

Head: Invited Professor Nakanishi Makoto

Div. of Cancer Cell Biology, The Insitute of Medical Science, The University of Tokyo

Department of Transposon-Mediated Processes

Head: Invited Professor Haruhiko Shiomi

Dept. of Molecular Biology, Keio University School of Medicine

Department of Senescent Metabolism

Head: Invited Researcher Tomonori Kimura

KAGAMI Project, National Institutes of Biomedical Innovation, Health and Nutrition

Department of Immune Aging

Head: Invited Professor Yoko Hamazaki

Dept. of Life Science Frontiers, Center for iPS Cell Research and Application, Kyoto University

Department of Brain Aging

Head: Invited Researcher Kiyohito Mizutani

Div. of Pathogenic Signaling, Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe University