Projects

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OISO currently promotes projects in seven areas of agriculture,
life science, biotechnology, service, energy, smart city, and material.

〈Area: Agriculture〉
Project: Agri-Food Peer
The first in the world, GABA-rich tomato which is effective against hypertension was developed by using genome editing technology (CRISPR/Cas9).
Notification to government agencies was completed and the product was launched in May 2021.
〈Area: Agriculture〉 Project: Agri-Food Peer|OISO
〈Area: Life Science〉
Project: Precision Medicine
1. Industrial achievement: iLAC Co., Ltd., which is one of the university startups, concluded a business alliance with ITOCHU Corporation.
2. Academic achievement: Kyoto University which is the partner of collaborative research was published in Nature.
  • 〈Area: Life Science〉 Project: Precision Medicine|OISO
  • 〈Area: Life Science〉 Project: Precision Medicine|OISO
  • 〈Area: Life Science〉 Project: Precision Medicine|OISO
  • 〈Area: Life Science〉 Project: Precision Medicine|OISO
〈Area: Bio Technology〉
Project: Healthy Longevity Functionality Environmental Research
At this project, functional factors (substances and stimuli) that enhance healthy longevity are studied, and collaborative researches to contribute to Active Wellness are conducted with several companies.
〈Area: Bio Technology〉 Project: Healthy Longevity Functionality Environmental Research|OISO
〈Area: Service〉
Project: Healthcare Quality Assessment
Health Services R&D Center and Fast DOCTOR Inc., are conducting the large-scale, multi-year collaborative research.
〈Area: Service〉 Project: Healthcare Quality  Assessment|OISO
〈Area: Energy〉
Project: Algae Biomass & Energy System
The new technology that algae using sewage transforms to bio-crude oil.
The key to the project is efficiency at the industrial level.
〈Area: Energy〉 Project: Algae Biomass & Energy  System|OISO
〈Area: Smart City〉
Project: Tsukuba Future City
The project consists of public demonstrations, experimentations, transdisciplinary research in Next-Generation Mobility, Future Medicine and Healthcare, Infrastructure Management, Disaster Prevention and Energy, and Education with a collaborative endeavor between Tsukuba City, industries, universities, governments, local communities.
〈Area: Smart City〉 Project: Tsukuba Future City|OISO
〈Area: Material〉
Project: Materials Science for Carbon Neutrality
A “hydrogen boride sheet” that could be applied to carbon neutrality through hydrogen release and storage has developed.
Collaborative researches with several companies are underway.
〈Area: Material〉 Project: Materials Science for Carbon Neutrality|OISO