Biophysics at Waseda University

Mitsunori Takano, Kei Yura, Taro Uyeda, Kenji Yasuda*

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Biophysics in Waseda University was started in 1965 as one of the three key research areas that constitute the Physics Department. In the biophysics group, one theoretical lab and two experimental labs are now working on the cutting-edge themes on biophysics, disseminating the ideas and knowledge of biophysics to undergraduate and graduate students from the viewpoint of physics.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)225-232
Number of pages8
JournalBiophysical Reviews
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2020 Apr 1


  • Actin
  • Allostery
  • Bioinformatics
  • Cofilin
  • Community effect of cells
  • Computational biology
  • Molecular machine
  • Myosin
  • On-chip cellomics
  • Polymorphism
  • “Algebraic” system
  • “Geometric” system

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biophysics
  • Structural Biology
  • Molecular Biology


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