Tea production system conforming to setting environmental standard for nitrate-nitrogen. Establishment of purification technology utilizing reducing environmental loadings from tencha tea fields and landform linkage. Demonstration of fertilization technology using dripping under crown in real tencha tea field.
Implementing community support system for intractable diseases. Implementing community support system for intractable diseases patients in Hokkaido and Tohoku area. Intractable disease counseling and support centers and job development for intractable disease patients.
Development of artificial joints to meet the aging society. Strategic research on durable artificial joints treated with an MPC polymer. Research on the wear resistance properties of fretting surfaces of artificial joints given a nano size surface treatment with an MPC polymer. Evaluation by a hip joint simulation test.