Research areas

 RITE molecular microbiology and biotechnology group is seeking solutions in tackling the environmental problems by taking advantages of the useful bioconversion capability of microorganisms.
 Based on the originally developed technology, represented by the "RITE Bioprocess", we are currently working on the production of valuable chemicals from biomass, detoxification of harmful substances, and functional analysis of the microorganisms used in such processes, etc..

(a) Original research (Bioprocess)
(b) Focused research field

(c) Fundamental technology      Fundamental technology