About Gifu University

Learning, Exploring, and Contributing


【Things to come out of Gifu University/The leading edge of research】
Global firsts in understanding of the "xi" cascade subatomic particle, deeply involved in the evolutionary process in stars.


【World-Class Medical Research】
Lab Inaugurates World's First University-Based Production Apparatus for Investigational New Drugs.
Makes Bold Foray Into IND Development for Inhibiting Creutzfeldt-Jakob and other Rare and Incurable Diseases.


【World-Class Medical Research】
Examining melanocytes, the governors of hair and skin color.
Work sheds light on the mechanisms of hair-graying and white-spotting.


【Door to a whole new world!】
Japanese and international students studying together to become a leader capable of actively working on a global stage.


【Things to come out of Gifu University/The leading edge of research】
My goal is to clarify the close connections of humans to animals and the natural world through research into hunting cultures.


【Ecological Manufacturing】
Venture firm player and Gifu University build strong connection, move toward commercialization.
Gifu expertise focuses on recycling carbon fiber-reinforced plastics from global waste stream.


【Ecological Manufacturing】
Commercial application to pacemakers and other healthcare devices
Reducing the power consumption of electronic devices by 90% with a newly developed integrated circuit


【The Micro World】
Major Step Forward in New Drug Development for Rheumatoid, Allergic, and Other Diseases
World's First Elaboration of 3D Structure of Interleukin-18.


【The Micro-Scale World】
From Dream to Product. Multi-Functional Fibers Retain Added Components for Long Periods.
World's First Specialty "Nano Porous Fibers" Developed.


【Cutting-edge Research from the Front Line/Born at Gifu University】
I hope to communicate information on the Earth underneath our feet via GEOLAND GIFU , Geological Map


Succeeded in recovery of exhaustible resource "phosphorus" using microbial fuel cells.


"Photovoltaic power generation" is entering an era of practical use through cooperation with industrial circles.


Reproducing the uniquely human way of seeing things in a virtual world


Developing composite materials with traditional Japanese textile technology to protect planetary probes


Developing a sustainable land management system using goats grazing


Art is a subject for cultivating the thinking ability and judgment of children. We develop curriculums for improving these abilities.


Our mission is to develop a biodiversity conservation strategy based on the in Gifu and to hand over the nature and wildlife to future generations 100 years from now


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