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Marine Biological Laboratory, Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life, Hiroshima University

Shimanami Kaido Broad Area Marine Biological Education International Joint Usage Center for Studying Biodiversity, Evolution, and Development
 

We are accepting the students in the Department of Biological Science, School of Science, Hiroshima University (for bachelor thesis) and Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life, Hiroshima University (for master and doctoral thesis) as a Marine Biological Laboratory, Diversity Biology Course, Program of Basic Biology, Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life, Hiroshima University.

Our Laboratory is a member of The Frontier Development Program for Genome Editing, Doctoral Program for World-leading Innovative & Smart Education. In this program, Free tuition will be provided for third and later years of the Life Science Course students, and 50,000 yen per month (600,000 yen per year) will be provided for up to three students per year starting the year after entering the school. Click here for more information.

Joint Usage / Education Center (MEXT)

Marine Biological Laboratory has been authorized as a Joint Usage / Education Center by the Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT) from September 5th, 2018 to March 31st, 2023. The project title is "Shimanami Kaido Broad Area Marine Biological Education International Joint Usage Center for Studying Biodiversity, Evolution, and Development" Click bellow for more information.
MEXT:https://www.mext.go.jp/a_menu/koutou/daigakukan/1360542.htm
Hiroshima Univ.:https://www.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/ilife/kyodo_riyo (in Japanese)

Visitor Information

※ For potential visitors,
Considering the current situation of the COVID-19 pandemic, we developed a guideline for COVID-19 countermeasures and are asking visitors to use the facilities in keeping with the guideline. Click here
for more information.

The MBL is opened for all researchers and students at other universities, especially for educational purposes. We are looking for the facility use. You can conduct marine courses such as studying biodiversity with fieldworks and classifications in the area around the laboratory, or studying developmental biology using marine invertebrates, sea urchins and ascidians, etc. We would be able to assist you if you needed it. We are also opened for research usages by undergraduate and graduate students for their thesis. Please contact us for more information!
The Marine Biological Laboratory is conducting education & research on the Evolution and Development (Evo-Devo) with a focus on enteropneust hemichordates and acoel flatworms.

↓The pamphlet can be downloaded from here (PDF format).

If you would like to use the facility, please send us an Application form by e-mail at rinkai-jimu*hiroshima-u.ac.jp (Note: *must be converted into at sign).
Click here for more information.


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