Deposition of bioresources for the RIKEN BioResource Research Center frees researchers from time consuming preparation and distribution of materials to fellow researchers.
Furthermore, deposition increases chance of collaboration and citation of research papers.
(1) Experimental Animal Division
(2) Experimental Plant Division
(3) Cell Engineering Division
(4) Gene Engineering Division
(5) Microbe Division (JCM accepts bacteria, archaea, yeasts and filamentous fungi that can be handled in Biosafety Level 1 or 2 facilities (Risk Group 1 or 2).)