Center of Molecular Biosciences

Center of Molecular Biosciences
Senbaru 1, Nishihara, Okinawa 903-0213, Japan

COMB is an institute dedicated to the research of bioscience in tropical and subtropical biosphere at molecular level. COMB is consisted of five groups (Functional Genomics, Vaccinology and Vaccine Immunology, Molecular Microbiology, Molecular Biotechnology and Environmental and Biological Information) which cover diverse research areas including entomology, botany, symbiont’s biology, applied or medical microbiology, and medical sciences. COMB is located at the west part of the Senbaru Campus and consisted of two buildings with various experimental facilities and equipment essential to conduct competitive biological research. The buildings possess more than 40,000square feet of space.

For domestic/local visitors and short-term foreign visitors, accommodation is available at the Resercher Exchange Facility・50th Year Anniversary Memorial Hall, a guesthouse of the university situated in the Nishihara Campus. Long-term foreign visitors can reserve rooms at the International House, which is also located within the Nishihara Campus.