Tsukuba Plant Innovation Research Center (T-PIRC) aims at development of next generation plants with high function and high value, development of next generation technology for production of such plants as well as acceleration of its social adaptation.
To attain these goals, T-PIRC promotes collaboration among industry, government and academia to share and concentrate knowledge to conduct seamless R & D toward social adaptation as well as to build incubation ecosystem to help startup ventures.
Introduction of Departments
- The center explores and fosters research seeds that would lead to develop highly functional and highly value-added plants.
- It promotes research on the development, production, and distribution of agricultural products using the latest technology to fulfill sustainable agriculture.
- Genetic Resources and International
Collaborative Research Division
- Collaborative Research Division