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  • Group of ToMMo-COI TOHOKU Collaboration

    The Group of ToMMo-COI TOHOKU Collaboration promotes collaboration between Tohoku Medical Megabank Organization (ToMMo) and Center of Innovation Tohoku (COI TOHOKU). ToMMo is developing a biobank that combines medical and genome information and supporting health and welfare for personalized healthcare based on the individual genomic information. COI TOHOKU is aiming for a society that achieving better modification of health and welfare by knowing own or family's daily data. For that purpose, COI TOHOKU is developing several sensors that can daily sense personal behavior and health condition, and by integrating sensing data and genomic information with ToMMo.
    By enhancing cooperation between these two organizations, we will contribute to realize healthy life with personalized healthcare via daily health check based on individual genomic variety and lifestyle.

    Shinichi Higuchi, Professor

    Group Leader
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    Ikuko Motoike, Associate Professor

    Deputy Group Leader
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