For SBJ Members

SBJ individual members (Active members, Student members and Overseas members) receive free online subscription (online access to the Journal of Bioscience and Bioengineering back to Vol. 64).
How to Activate Member's Access

Print subscription is also available for SBJ individual members at member's reduced rates. To order print subscription, please contact SBJ Business Office at .

SBJ Supporting members and Institutional members  receive print copy of the journal free of charge.

To join SBJ, please visit the Society's website at

Membership fees and JBB subscription rates:

Membership Type Membership Fees JBB Print
JBB Online
Domestic Active members 9,800 JPY 5,000 JPY Free 14,800 JPY
Student members 5,000 JPY 5,000 JPY Free 10,000 JPY
Institutional members 30,000 JPY Free N/A N/A
Supporting members 50,000 JPY Free N/A N/A
Overseas members
(Individuals living outside Japan)

12,000 JPY

5,000 JPY
(by Surface Mail )
Free 17,000 JPY
10,000 JPY
(by Air Mail)
Free 22,000 JPY

For Non-members

Non-members can subscribe to the Journnal of Bioscience and Bioengineering both in print and online through Elsevier. For details, please visit the JBB Elsevier Homepage (