• 1984

    Tsukuba Life Science Center founded in Yatabe Town. (currently Tsukuba City), Ibaraki.

  • 2000

    The Report of RIKEN BioResource Center Preparation Committee (Chair: Dr. Haruo Sugano)

  • 2001

    RIKEN BioResource Center founded in Tsukuba Institute.

  • 2003

    RIKEN reorganized to an Independent Administrative Institute (IAI) from a public corporation.

  • 2008

    The 2nd term of medium-term plan started.

  • 2013

    The 3rd term of medium-to Long-term plan started.

    Tsukuba Institute renamed "Tsukuba Branch".

  • 2015

    RIKEN reorganized to a National Research and Development Institute (NRDI) from an Independent Administrative Institution.

  • 2016

    RIKEN was chosen to be one of three Designated National Research and Development Institutes.

  • 2018

    The 4th term of medium-to Long-term plan started.

    RIKEN BioResource Center (RIKEN BRC) renamed "RIKEN BioResource Research Center (RIKEN BRC) "

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3-1-1, Koyadai,Tsukuba-shi,Ibaraki 305-0074, Japan

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