Conditions for Using the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) Bioproduction Research Institute (hereinafter referred to as “the Institute”) Website are as follows:

Regarding Copyrights:

The copyrights of the individual information (text, figures, photographs, etc.) posted on the AIST Bioproduction Research Institute website (hereinafter referred to as “the Website”) are owned by the Institute unless otherwise stated. The entire Website is also subject to copyright as an edited work and is protected under the Copyright Act of Japan and international treaties. Reproduction, reproduction without permission from the Institute, except for acts permitted under copyright law such as private use or quotation, is prohibited. (If quoting, please clearly indicate the source.) Modifying all or part of the content of the Website without permission from the Institute is not allowed.


While the Institute strives for accuracy, usefulness, and completeness of the information posted on the Website, it assumes no responsibility for any actions taken by users based on the information from this server. The Institute also has no responsibility for the content of pages provided by other institutions, regardless of whether they are linked from the Website.

The content and URLs of the Website may be changed or deleted without notice. Please be aware of this in advance.


Links to the Website are generally allowed, but please link to the top page of the Website ( Please note that the above address may be deleted or changed without prior notice. Links intended for commercial activities using the Website or links that may create a misconception that the Website is part of the linking website are not allowed.