Notice of temporary unavailability of NBRP slime-mold service
To all users,
NBRP slime-mold service will be temporarily unavailable. We appreciate your understanding.
Price change notification
As the consumption tax rate will increase from October 1, 2019, the price of the resources provided will change.
It may be different from the price automatically calculated from the homepage.
The new price list is here.
The social amoebae, cellular slime molds,
are nonpathogenic eukaryotic microorganisms and
known for their unique life cycles shuttling between
unicellular and multicellular stages.
Since the amoebae are easily amenable to molecular biological manipulations,
they serve as useful model organisms for both basic and applied sciences.
As NBRP Resource Center, RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research take care of the biological resources of the social amoebae in Japan,
and distribute them upon request from domestic and oversea users.