Biology DivisionSection of Animal Resources
We carry out In vivo evaluation of the compounds isolated from microbial metabolites or synthesized in the laboratory, and develop experimental animal models and their application for drug discovery.
Director Manabu Kawada
Senior Researcher Tomokazu Ohishi
Number of Members 5
Development of Experimental Animal Models and Their Application for Drug Discovery
We develop animal models that mimic human diseases, utilizing them for better understanding the mechanisms of diseases and evaluating the candidate therapeutic compounds we have developed, in addition to trying to discover new therapeutic agents.