NAGOYA CITY UNIVERSITY Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences / Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Integrative Science for Dynamic Living Systems


Kazuhiro Aoki, Ph.D., Professor (Quantitative Biology Group, National Institutes of Natural Sciences)
Hisashi Okumura, Ph.D., Associate Professor (Biomolecular Dynamics Simulation Group, National Institutes of Natural Sciences)

Research Project

  • Live cell imaging and quantification of cell cycle and apoptosis
  • Optogenetic manipulation of intracellular signal transduction
  • Whole brain imaging in C. elegans
  • Development of new molecular dynamics simulation algorithm
  • Molecular dynamics simulation of protein aggregates and amyloid fibrils

Contact Information

Kazuhiro Aoki
5-1 Higashiyama, Myodaiji-cho, Okazaki, Aichi, 444-8787, Japan
2nd Yamate Building, 5th Floor, East
E-mail: k-aoki<at>

Hisashi Okumura
5-1 Higashiyama, Myodaiji, Okazaki, Aichi, 444-8787, Japan
Exploratory Research Center on Life and Living Systems
E-mail: hokumura<at>