Request Strains

  1. Select the desired strain from the list of strains and click the “Add” button.
    When requesting for transgenic organism, the genetic experimental design for the recombinant must be approved by the safety committee of the affiliated institution.
  2. Click the "View cart" button at the top right and then the "Request" button. You will be redirected to the login screen.
  3. Click the "Login" button.If you have already logged in, you will skip this login page.
  4. Enter your email address and password, and click the "Login" button.
  5. Follow the instructions to proceed, add your comments, agree with the MTA and only accept the credit card for payment.
    (MTA, Price list)
    If transgenic organism is included, fill in the authorization number of the genetic experimental design for the recombinant in the comments field.
    Available delivery methods are listed in the table below.
    Delivery to Delivery Method Term of use
    Distribution within Japan Normal Delivery
    Refrigerated Delivery Strain resource only.
    International Distribution FedEx
  6. A confirmation email with the details of your request will be sent to you.
  7. You will receive MTA attached to the email from the stock center.
  8. Sign and post 2 original copies to stock center.
    In case of PDF, scan the signed MTA, convert it to PDF, and send it by email( ).
  9. For credit card payment, resources and a copy of the MTA that is signed by both parties will be sent back to you.