• Our website has been completely redesigned.
  • Due to server maintenance, this site will be unavailable from June 13 12:00 to 13:00 and Jun 19 15:00 to Jun 20 16:30 Japan time. We appreciate your understanding in advance.
  • The contents of Database of Plant Diseases in Japan have been updated.

About NARO Genebank

The NARO Genebank manages plant, microorganism, and animal genetic resources related to agriculture. We collect, regenerate, conserve, characterize, distribute, manage and provide information on genetic resources to contribute to the global research and development of food and agriculture. We are also involved in the conservation of genetic resources in cooperation with overseas research institutes.