The University of Tsukuba Hospital is a medical institution that not only provides advanced medical care but also has a research function. Valuable data obtained in the course of daily medical care is fed back to various research fields for the development of medicine. Patient information used for research will be disclosed on this page as appropriate, and will be handled appropriately so as not to be detrimental to patients. For more information on how we handle personal information in each study, please refer to the following. We ask for your understanding in this matter.