1986 BRAIN established in Tokyo and starts its research promotion programs (investment and financing) for private sectors
1996 Fundamental research programs (commissioning research projects) initiated
2003 Incorporated into Agriculture Research Organization (ARO)
2006 Incorporated into National Agriculture and Food Research Organization (NARO)
2011 Tokyo office closed and relocated and integrated into Saitama City office
2016 Restructured as an agency specifically responsible for research funding in the NARO organization
2018 Relocated to Kawasaki City