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Laboratory for Cell Function Dynamics

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lab head: Atsushi Miyawaki, M.D., Ph.D.

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Contact Information
Laboratory for Cell Function Dynamics
Brain Science Institute
RIKEN (The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)
2-1 Hirosawa, Wako, Saitama, 351-0198 Japan
Tel: 048-462-1111
Email: sakurai-h"at"

Access Information

  • Station Name: Wako-shi Station
  • Train Lines: Tobu Tojo Line and Yurakucho Subway Line

The Tobu Tojo Line and the Tokyo Metro Yurakucho line both stop at Wako-shi Station. After exiting the station, there are three options for getting to RIKEN BSI.

  1. Walk: the institute is about a 15 minute walk from the Station
  2. Taxi: approx. 10 minutes (approx. 660 yen)
  3. Bus: approx. 10 minutes to "Hirosawa" - the nearest stop for RIKEN
    (Bus #39 bound for Oizumi-gakuen stn, 170 yen)

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Last update: 11/07/2011