Contact information

RIKEN Baton Zone Program

Sugiyama Laboratory


1-7-22 Suehiro-cho, Tsurumi-ku
Yokohama, Kanagawa
230-0045, Japan
Tel: +81-(0)45-503-9111 ext.4221,4222,4223
Fax: +81-(0)45-506-9190



※the organization was changed on April 2018
New organization: RIKEN Baton Zone Program
Old organization: RIKEN Innovation Center


※Sugiyama laboratory moved to room# 207/209, 2nd floor, east building, RIKEN Yokohama campus on July 2014. We also have our laboratory in room#225/216/217, 3rd floor, Yokohama Biotechnology Industry Center. 



◆Yokohama Branch


       ◆By Bus

Take the #08 bus from Platform 8 at the East Exit of Tsurumi Station (also accessible from the West Exit of Keikyu Tsurumi Station) and get off at the RIKEN Shidai Daigakuin Mae bus stop. The institute is across the street. All buses from this platform are bound for Fureyu.Buses depart Tsurumi every 5–15 minutes. It takes about 15 minutes to arrive at RIKEN Yokohama. The fare is 220 yen in cash.

       ◆By Train

A 15-minute walk from JR Tsurumi-Ono Station (JR Tsurumi Line), which is directly accessible by transfer from JR Tsurumi Station.Trains run about every 10 minutes during morning and evening rush hour, but less frequently at other times.

Searchable train timetables in English are available at