For The Public

For The Public

Public outreach contents
Contents created for non-specialists in developmental biology are listed below.

・About the CDB
> Learn More
・Seminars and Events
> Events for students and the general public
> Researcher index
About development and regeneration
・About development and regeneration
> Multimedia
CDB Photo Archive
CDB Twitter
YouTube RIKEN Channel

Visiting the CDB

The RIKEN CDB organizes group visits to the Center on a regular basis. Please contact the CDB to arrange a tour for your group.

Group sizes

Due to space limitations, the CDB can only host visits by groups of up to 40 persons. (In some cases, tours will be divided into smaller groups of approximately 15 persons.)


Most visits are organized on the following schedule: 20 min slideshow introduction to the CDB, 20 min visit to Gallery Devo, 20 min tour of CDB facilities


Free (please pay own transportation costs to and from the Center)


Please contact RIKEN Kobe General Affairs section by email to arrange your visit. We may be unable to honor some requests due to group size or schedule conflicts.

RIKEN Kobe General Affairs section
Email: cdb[at]

Individuals wishing to visit the CDB are encouraged to join a free, regularly scheduled group tour organized by the Kobe Biomedical Innovation Cluster (Japanese language only).

Kobe Biomedical Innovation Cluster Office
TEL: 078-322-6349
Email: iryo_shisatsu[at]