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The Genetic Resources Center, NARO (National Agriculture and Food Research Organization) is the central coordinating institute in Japan for conservation of plants, microorganisms, animals and DNA materials related to agriculture. The NIAS Genebank coordinates this activity in collaboration with a network of institutes throughout Japan. This genebank project had been carried out by the name of the NIAS Genebank, but, for reorganization of the organizations, was renamed to the Genebank Project, NARO or NARO Genebank from April, 2016.

  • Pamphlet
  • Video: Securing Genetic Diversity for the new millennium (1997)

Genetic Resources Center, NARO
2-1-2 Kannondai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305-8602, Japan
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