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Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine aims to be an international center for the nurturing of medical researchers who, in addition to a profound understanding of their area of specialization, are also endowed with a robust base of knowledge ranging from fundamental biology to clinical and social medicine. Our graduate course has the following notable features:
1) We approach medicine as an integrated field, based in life science and science and engineering, and dealing with human health and diseases.
2) We endeavor to understand the principles of life phenomena, the causes of diseases and pathological conditions.
3) We apply the results of research to advanced medical care and the prevention of diseases.