NEWS & TOPICS

Dec. 12, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Dec. 11, 2017
  Maintenance of the server has ended. "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database" is currently available.
Dec. 11, 2017
  On December 11, "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database" is not available due to the server maintenance.
Dec. 06, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Dec. 05, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Dec. 04, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Nov. 29, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGG) was updated.
Nov. 24, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Nov. 14, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Nov. 10, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Nov. 10, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Nov. 08, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Nov. 07, 2017
  On November 16, 18:00-21:00 "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database" is not available due to the server maintenance.
Nov. 06, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Oct. 27, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Oct. 24, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCC) was updated.
Oct. 18, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCC) was updated.
Oct. 11, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Oct. 05, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Oct. 02, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Sep. 29, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGG) was updated.
Sep. 28, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Sep. 12, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Sep. 11, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Sep. 08, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Sep. 06, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Sep. 05, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Sep. 01, 2017
  NCBN will host a booth at "BioJapan 2017 [booth:C-17]", to be held at Pacifico Yokohama from October 11 to October 13, and looks forward to welcoming many visitors.
Aug. 24, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Aug. 17, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Aug. 10, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGG) was updated.
Aug. 09, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Aug. 08, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGG) was updated.
Aug. 07, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Aug. 04, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Aug. 03, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Jul. 28, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Jul. 27, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Jul. 26, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Jul. 19, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGG) was updated.
Jul. 11, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Jul. 11, 2017
  The page "Public Information" was updated.
The photos of the booth "BIO Tech 2017" were displayed.
We appreciate many visitors' coming to the NCBN booth. You can be found what the booth looks like.
Jul. 07, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Jul. 06, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Jul. 05, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Jul. 04, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Jul. 03, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Jun. 14, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGG) was updated.
Jun. 12, 2015
  The page "Research activities / Achievements" was updated.
The information is as of April 2017.
Jun. 07, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Jun. 06, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Jun. 06, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Jun. 06, 2017
  NCBN will host a booth at "the BIOtech Japan 2017", to be held at Tokyo Big Sight from June 28 to June 30. NCBN will make a presentation at BIO tech 2017 Academic Forum, and looks forward to welcoming many visitors.

- Activities and scope of National Center Biobank Network (NCBN) -

Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2017 from 12:30 to 13:00

Venue: ACA-3

Poster Display Booth: D-21

Speaker: Dr. Norihiro Kato

Secretary-general of Central Biobank

National Center Biobank Network

National Center for Global Health and Medicine

May 25, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
May 11, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
May 10, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCC) was updated.
May 10, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Apr. 27, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Apr. 27, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Apr. 25, 2017
  The page "Project Outline" was updated.
The chart "NCBN Management Structure" of "Organization" was updated.
Apr. 25, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGG) was updated.
Apr. 11, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Apr. 11, 2017
  The page "Links" was updated.
The linked URL of the "National Center for Child Health and Development Biobank" (in English) was changed.
Apr. 11, 2017
  The page "Biobank Sample" was updated.
The protocol/SOP pertaining to sample collection and storage by National Cancer Center (NCC) was updated.
Apr. 07, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Apr. 05, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Apr. 04, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Mar. 24, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Mar. 15, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Mar. 09, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Mar. 08, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Feb. 28, 2017
  The page "Public Information" was updated.
The photos of the booth "MEDICAL JAPAN 2017" were displayed.
We appreciate many visitors' coming to the NCBN booth. You can be found what the booth looks like.
Feb. 27, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Feb. 22, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGG) was updated.
Feb. 20, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Feb. 17, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Feb. 16, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Feb. 15, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Feb. 14, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Feb. 10, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Feb. 06, 2017
MEDICAL JAPAN 2017」NCBN booth NOTICE:

Regenerative Medicine Expo & Conference Japan (Hall 3, INTEX OSAKA) [14-30]
The exhibition guide map : here

Please do come and visit us if you are passing by.

Feb. 01, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Jan. 31, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Jan. 13, 2017
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Dec. 27, 2016
  Notice of temporary unavailability of NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database:

Please be advised that our catalogue database wll be unvailable all day on January 25 and 26 (Wed & Thu) for hardware renewal.
We apologize for any inconvenience.

Dec. 26, 2016
  Notice of Closure for Holiday

We really appreciate your visiting our website.
Please note that our secretariat will be closed from December 29 to January 3 for the New Year holiday.
However, the search service for the NCBN (National Center Biobank Network) database will be available throughout the holiday.
Inquiry operation on the search service for NCBN databese will be closed at 17:00 on December 28, 2016.
During the above period, no one will be able to answer any queries or questions you may have but we will contact you as soon as possible after we return to work on January 4 2017.
We apologize for any incovenience caused and thank you for your understanding.

Dec. 21, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Dec. 20, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Dec. 19, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGG) was updated.
Dec. 14, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Dec. 09, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Dec. 08, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Dec. 08, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCC) was updated.
Dec. 05, 2016
  The NCBN will host a booth at the "MEDICAL JAPAN 2017", to be held at the INTEX OSAKA from February 15th to February 17th.
NCBN will make a presentation at "the Academic forum". The NCBN looks forward to welcoming many visitors.

- The mission of National Center Biobank Network(NCBN) -

Date: Wednesday, February 15, 2017 from 15:10-15:40

Speaker: Dr. Akira Takada

      NATIONAL CENTER BIOBANK NETWORK

      Director of NCBN promotion office, NCVC biobank
      NATIONAL CEREBRAL AND CARDIOVASCULAR CENTER

Nov. 28, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGG) was updated.
Nov. 21, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Nov. 18, 2016
  The page "Project Information" was updated.
A report from 6NC Biobank Working Group on Future Plan(in Japanese) was submitted and approved.
Nov. 09, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Nov. 02, 2016
  The page "Public Information" was updated.
The photos of the booth "BioJapan 2016" were displayed.
We appreciate many visitors' coming to the NCBN booth. You can be found what the booth looks like.
Oct. 31, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NPNP) was updated.
Oct. 20, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Oct. 14, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Oct. 11, 2016
  NCBN will host a booth No. C-18 at "BioJapan 2016.
Oct. 05, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Sep. 28, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Sep. 27, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Sep. 26, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Sep. 26, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Sep. 23, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Sep. 21, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCC) was updated.
Sep. 09, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Sep. 07, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Sep. 06, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGN) was updated.
Sep. 02, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Aug. 29, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Aug. 26, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Aug. 26, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Aug. 19, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Aug. 18, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Aug. 12, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Aug. 04, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Aug. 01, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Jul. 28, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Jul. 27, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Jul. 27, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Jul. 27, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Jul. 26, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Jul. 25, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Jul. 15, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Jul. 04, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Jun. 30, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Jun. 29, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Jun. 23, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Jun. 16, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGG) was updated.
Jun. 15, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Jun. 07, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
May 30, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
May 26, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
May 24, 2016
  The page "Public Information" was updated.
The lecture notes of Dr. Kato's seminar at Life Science World 2016 have been published.
Thank you for coming to "Life Science World 2016 : BIO tech 2016". Many visitors stopped at the NCBN booth. We appreciate approx. 100 visitors' taking the time to fill out the questionnaires.
You can see what the booth looked like here.
May 18, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
May 16, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
May 06, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Apr. 26, 2016
  The page "Biobank Sample" was updated.
Each NC's Biobank project overview page and "Access" of the National Center for Child Health and Development (NCCHD) of "Accessible Catalogue" was updated.
Apr. 26, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Apr. 14, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Apr. 14, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Apr. 12, 2016
  The page "Public Information" was updated.
NCBN gave a poster presentation at "ISBER 2016 Annual Meeting & Exhibits"
You can see the poster here.
Apr. 12, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Apr. 11, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Apr 06, 2016
  The slide of 6NC Joint Press Conference on Feb. 15 was released.
The slide can be viewed from the link "Public Information" or "here".
Mar. 30, 2016
  The website of the National Center for Child Health and Development Biobank was relaunched.
You can see the linked URL here.
Mar. 28, 2016
  NCBN will host a booth at Life Science World 2016 "BIOtech 2016", to be held at Tokyo Big Sight from May 11 to May 13. NCBN will make a presentation at the 13th Academic Forum, and looks forward to welcoming many visitors.

- Activities and prospects of National Center Biobank Network -

Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2016 from 12:15 to 12:45

Venue: ACA-3

Speaker: Dr. Norihiro Kato

      Secretary-general, Central Biobank of NCBN
      Leader, Sample Utilization Review Working Group
      National Center Biobank Network

      M.D., D.Phil., Director, Department of Gene Diagnostics and Therapeutics
      National Center for Global Health and Medicine

Mar. 28, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Mar. 25, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Mar. 25, 2016
  The page "Links" was updated.
The public information about the "Medical Bioresource DataBase" was changed.
Mar. 22, 2016
  The page "Links" was updated.
The linked URL of the "National Center for Global Health and Medicine Biobank" was changed.
Mar. 18, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Mar. 18, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Mar. 14, 2016
  Thank you for coming to MEDICAL JAPAN 2016. Many visitors stopped at the NCBN booth. You can see what the booth looked like here.
Mar. 14, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Mar. 03, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Feb. 29, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Feb. 24, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Feb. 19, 2016
  Conditions related to the use of biological samples (e.g., sample transfer or joint research) can be selected in the retrieval window of Catalogue DB. Please see our "NCBN Catalogue DB" for details.
Feb. 18, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Feb. 18, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Feb. 16, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Feb. 02, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Feb. 01, 2016
  The page "Biobank Sample" was updated.
The protocol/SOP pertaining to sample collection and storage by National Center for Child Health and Development (NCCHD) was updated.
Jan. 21, 2016
  The NCBN will host a booth at the"MEDICAL JAPAN 2016", to be held at the INTEX OSAKA from February 24th to February 26th.
NCBN will make a presentation at "the Academic forum". The NCBN looks forward to welcoming many visitors.

- The Utility of National Center Biobank Network (NCBN) -

Date: Wednesday, February 24, 2015 from 11:50?12:20

Speaker: Dr. Yoshihiro Miyamoto

      Leader, Sample Utilization Review Working Group

      NATIONAL CENTER BIOBANK NETWORK

      Vice President of Biobank

      NATIONAL CEREBRAL AND CARDIOVASCULAR CENTER

Jan. 20, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Jan. 19, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Jan. 14, 2016
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGG) was updated.
Dec. 24, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Dec. 17, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Dec. 16, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Dec. 03, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Dec. 01, 2015
  It has become possible to browse additional information besides "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database", such as drug information, exam information, or specific treatment history.
Nov. 19, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Nov. 16, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Nov. 06, 2015
  The page "Public Information" was updated.
NCBN gave a poster presentation at "The 35th Joint Conference on Medical Informatics (The 16the Annual Meeting of Japan Association for Medical Informatics)"
You can see the poster here.
Oct. 29, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Oct. 27, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Oct. 23, 2015
  The page "Public Information" was updated.
The photos of the booth "BioJapan 2015 World Business Forum" were displayed.
We appreciate many visitors' coming to the NCBN booth. You can be found what the booth looks like.
Oct. 21, 2015
  The 4th International Oda Memorial Symposium "International Trends in Development of Genomic Medicine" and "Japan's Efforts on Development of Genomic Medicine" will be held.
As for details, please refer to this page.
Oct. 21, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP,NCGM,NCCHD) was updated.
Oct. 08, 2015
  NCBN will host a booth No. B-97 at "BioJapan 2015.
See the map to the venue.
Sep. 17, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database" was updated. The way of counting of stored samples and pathological samples was changed.
See "How to count the samples_v2.3 (in Japanese)".
Sep. 16, 2015
  The page "Biobank Sample" was updated.
The "Access" of the National Center for Global Health and Medicine (NCGM) in the right column of "Accessible Catalogue" was updated.
Sep. 16, 2015
  The page "Biobank Sample" was updated.
The protocol/SOP pertaining to sample collection and storage by National Center for Global Health and Medicine (NCGM) was updated.
Sep. 16, 2015
  The page "Biobank Sample" was updated.
The protocol/SOP pertaining to sample collection and storage by National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology (NCGG) was updated.
Sep. 16, 2015
  The page "Biobank Sample" was updated.
Each NC's Biobank project overview page and "Access" of the National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology (NCGG) of "Accessible Catalogue" was updated.
Sep. 08, 2015
The page "Biobank Sample" was updated.
"Biobank project overview page"of National Center for Global Health and Medicine (NCGM) was updated.
Sep. 08, 2015
The page "Biobank Sample" was updated.
The protocol/SOP pertaining to sample collection and storage by National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center (NCVC) was updated.
Sep. 02, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Aug. 17, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGM) was updated.
Aug. 06, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCC) was updated.
Jul. 27, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Jun. 25, 2015
  The page "Research activities / Achievements" was updated.
The information is as of April 2015.
May 18, 2015
  The page "Public Information" was updated.
The lecture notes of Dr. Kato's seminar at Life Science World 2015 have been published.
Thank you for coming to "Life Science World 2015 : BIO tech 2015". Many visitors stopped at the NCBN booth. We appreciate approx. 80 visitors' taking the time to fill out the questionnaires.
You can see what the booth looked like here.
May 15, 2015
  The page "Public Information" was updated.
NCBN sent out a press release.
May 15, 2015
  The search function of "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database" was updated.
The "Disease name" search condition can be specified by "ICD-10 sorting choice".
May 12, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database" is available in English version.
Apr. 27, 2015
  NCBN will host a booth No. C-27 at Life Science World 2015.
Dr. Norihiro Kato, Secretary-general, Central Biobank of NCBN will make a presentation at the 12th Academic Forum as follows:
NCBN looks forward to welcoming many visitors. See the map to the venue.

- Activity and perspective of National Center Biobank Network ?

Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2015 from 15:45 to 16:15

Venue: ACA-1, Special Site WEST3・4 at the Exhibition Hall at Tokyo Big Sight

Speaker: Dr. Norihiro Kato, Secretary-general, Central Biobank of NCBN / M.D., D.Phil., Director, Department of Gene Diagnostics and Therapeutics

Apr. 21, 2015
  The page "Links" was updated.
Apr. 02, 2015
  Due to the change of the NC's name, The page Conditions Relating to the Practical Use of Samples was updated.
The forms for the Joint Research Agreement and MTA (Material Transfer Agreement) were updated.
Mar. 27, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCCHD) was updated.
Mar. 27, 2015
The page "Biobank Sample" was updated.
The protocol/SOP pertaining to sample collection and storage by National Center for Child Health and Development (NCCHD) was updated.
Mar. 26, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP) was updated.
Mar. 17, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC, NCGM, NCGG) was updated.
Mar. 5, 2015
  NCBN will host a booth at Life Science World 2015 (to be held at Tokyo Big Sight from May 13 to May 15). NCBN will make a presentation at the 12th Academic Forum, and looks forward to welcoming many visitors.

- Activity and perspective of National Center Biobank Network -

Date: Wednesday, May 13, 2015 from 15:45 to 16:15

Speaker: Dr. Norihiro Kato, Secretary-general, Central Biobank of NCBN / M.D., D.Phil., Director, Department of Gene Diagnostics and Therapeutics

Feb. 18, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCVC) was updated.
Feb. 17, 2015
  Thank you for coming to MEDICAL JAPAN 2015. Many visitors stopped at the NCBN booth. You can see what the booth looked like here.
Jan. 23, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP, NCGM) was updated.
Jan. 6, 2015
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCGG) was updated.
Dec. 25, 2014
  "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database"(NCNP, NCGM) was updated.
Dec. 22, 2014
  The NCBN will host a booth at the "MEDICAL JAPAN 2015", to be held at the INTEX OSAKA from February 4th to February 6th.
NCBN will make a presentation at "the Academic forum". The NCBN looks forward to welcoming many visitors.

- The Mission and the vision of National Center Biobank Network (NCBN) -

Date: Wednesday, February 5, 2015 from 15:00?16:30

Speaker: Dr. Yoshihiro Miyamoto, Vice President of National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center Biobank

Dec. 16, 2014
  The page "Public Information" was updated.
The lecture notes of Dr. Nakagama's seminar at Bio Japan 2014 have been published.
Dec. 10, 2014
  National Cancer Center (NCC) send out press releases on "Trans-ancestry mutational landscape of hepatocellular carcinoma genomes"(in Japanese)
Dec. 9, 2014
  The page "Project Outline" was updated.
The chart "NCBN Management Structure" of "Organization" was modified and "Function of Central Biobank" was added.
Nov. 24, 2014
  The page "Project Information" was updated.
A report from 6NCs Biobank WG(in Japanese) was published.
Also, the"NCBN Project Roadmap" was updated.
Nov. 7, 2014
  The page "Example of Study Outline, Research activities/Achievements" for the National Cancer Center was updated.
Nov. 5, 2014
  The questionnaire results obtained at BioJapan 2014 were tabulated.
Please see the link "Questionnaire results at BioJapan 2014".
The above page can be viewed from the link "Public Information".
Nov. 4, 2014
  The page "Public Information" was updated.
Oct. 28, 2014
  Thank you for coming to the BioJapan 2014 World Business Forum.
Many visitors stopped at the NCBN booth.
You can see what the booth looked like here.
Sep. 29, 2014
  English pages were launched.
Sep. 11, 2014
  The NCBN will host a booth at the "BioJapan 2014 World Business Forum", to be held at the Pacifico Yokohama convention center from October 15th to October 17th. In addition, Dr. Nakagama, Director-General of the Research Institute of the National Cancer Center and President of the National Center Biobank Management Committee will make a presentation at the "organizer's seminar". The NCBN looks forward to welcoming many visitors.

*Visitor registration is required to attend the seminars. Please apply to attend the seminar by clicking the "registration" button on the website:
http://www.ics-expo.jp/biojapan/main/index.html.

Towards a Realization of the Concept of Personalized Medicine
   -Recommendations from the Cohort Study-

The Present Status and Prospects of the National Center Biobank Network

Date: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 from 15:00?16:30

Venue: Annex Hall F205/F206

Speaker: Dr. Hitoshi Nakagama, Director-General of the Research Institute of the National Cancer Center

Sep. 9, 2014
  The page "Public Information" has been updated.
The NCBN was introduced in the article "BIOBANKING IN JAPAN: AN OVERVIEW AND LOOK TO THE FUTURE" written by Dr. Koh Furuta of NCC (National Cancer Center) in the Sep.mber 2014 ISBER Newsletter (Vol.14, No.3) ISBER.
Aug. 19, 2014
  The page "Public Information" was updated.
The linked URL of the "Genome Cohort Study in Japan and the Ethical Issues of the Biobank" was changed.
Jul. 7, 2014
  The page "Public Information" was updated.
A Research Report on the General Overview and Assignment Health and Labor Sciences Research Project (H25-tokubetu-shitei-035) The 2013 Health and Labor Sciences Research Grant "The report of the individual analysis results of the Medical Genome Center, etc. and the summary of issues and recommendations concerning the distribution of the samples/materials and information of public biobanks" was published.
Jul. 7, 2014
  The page "Biobank Sample / NCBN e-catalog-based Database" was updated.
The page position "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Database" was changed, so that it could be accessed more easily.
Jul. 1, 2014
  The page "Research activities / Achievements" was updated.
The information is as of April 2014.
Jun. 10, 2014
  The questionnaire results attained at BIO tech 2014 were tabulated.
Please see the link "Questionnaire result at BIO tech 2014".
The above page can be viewed from the link "Public Information".
Jun. 3, 2014
  The page "Links" was updated.
The website "National Cancer Center Biobank" was launched.
May 28, 2014
 The page "Public Information" was updated.
May 13, 2014
 The Page "Research activities / Achievements of National Center for Child Health and Development:NCCHD" was updated.
Apr. 15, 2014
  NCBN will host a booth at "BIO tech 2014", to be held at the Tokyo Big Sight from May 14 to May 16. In addition, NCBN will make a presentation at "the Academic forum".
NCBN looks forward to welcoming many visitors.

Introduction of National Center Biobank Network(NCBN) Project.

Date: Wednesday, May 14, 16:30-17:00 on

Venue: ACA-5

Speaker: Dr. Norihiro Kato, M.D., D.Phil., Director, Department of Gene Diagnostics and Therapeutics, National Center for Global Health and Medicine

Mar. 20, 2014
  The symposium "Ethical Agenda of Genome Cohort Study and Biobank in Japan" will be held at 14:00 on Friday, March 28, at the Otemachi Sankei Plaza.
Dr. Yoshida, NCC (National Cancer Center) of NCBN, will speak at the symposium. NCBN looks forward to enjoying tremendous audience participation.
Mar. 20, 2014
  The symposium "For the Future of Genomic Medicine: In Advance for the Collaborative Construct of All Japan" will be held at 14:00 on Monday, March 24, at KOKUYO Hall.
Dr. Goto, NCNP (National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry) of NCBN, will speak at the symposium.
NCBN looks forward to enjoying tremendous audience participation.
Jan. 10, 2014
 The page Research activities / Achievements was updated.
Jan. 06, 2014
 The page Conditions Relating to the Practical Use of Samples was updated.
The forms for the Joint Research Agreement and MTA (Material Transfer Agreement) were released.
Dec. 17, 2013
 The "NCBN Electronic-Catalogue-based Databas(in Japanese)" was launched.
Please click on the button "NCBN Electronic-Catalog-based Database" on the right side of the Top page.
This database is available to search newly offered samples, as stated in the Agreement.

*By releasing this content, the page "The Samples and Information (Newly obtained samples/materials), as Set Out in the Agreement" was closed.
Dec. 16, 2013
  The page "Public Information" was launched.
Please click on the button "Public Information" on the right side of the Top page.
Dec 01, 2013
  The "Japan Health Sciences Foundation Report" was released.
This is the research report for the National Center Biobank.
Nov. 11, 2013
  The page "Links" was updated.
Oct. 04, 2013
  The page "FAQ" was updated.
A link was added for IC (informed consent) documents explanations provided by the National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, the National Center for Global Health and Medicine, and the National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology.
Aug. 28, 2013
  The page "Research activities / Achievements" was launched.
Jul. 04, 2013
  The page FAQ was updated.
Jul. 04, 2013
  The page Contact Us was updated.
Jun. 25, 2013
  "The samples and information (Newly obtained samples/materials), as set out in the Agreement" was released. *Terminated this page.
Jun. 25, 2013
  The page "The Samples and Information ("existing" collection samples) Previously Offered by Individual Research, and Already Stored(in Japanese)" was launched.
Jul. 20, 2012
  National Center Biobank Network established a website.