Research in the life sciences is progressing, and it is hoped that they will contribute to improving humanity in a variety of fields related to foods, pharmaceuticals, medical treatments, and environmental issues. Shimadzu’s analytical & measuring instruments and imaging technology play an active role in a variety of domains, including functional analysis of foods, support for drug discovery, analysis of pharmacokinetics, quality control for pharmaceuticals, the search for disease biomarkers, sports medicine research, and the detection of microorganisms and viruses. This web page introduces examples of research targeting everything from nucleic acids, proteins, and metabolites to cells, tissues, and brains of animals and humans.


Life Science