Development of integrated glycoscience database and research-support tools


  • Completed
  • Database Integration Coordination Program (DICP)
  • Projects funded in FY 2011

Name and affiliation of Research Director


Director, Research Center for Medical Glycoscience, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology

Outline of R&D

This project provides and integrates information infrastructures to promote active collaboration through sharing of databases and resources by researchers in glycoscience, as well as whom belong to closely related areas such as regenerative medicine, infectious disease, and cancer. Furthermore, the project improves support tools for wet research and experimental protocols. Ultimately the project aims at facilitating information accessibility through international cooperation with Asian and Western databases and enhancing convenience to the users and comprehensibility of the data.

Main database(s) subject to research and development

Period of research and development

April 2011 to March 2014

DocumentsOnly in Japanese

Presentation documents


EvaluationOnly in Japanese

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