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Katsushi Morimoto

Katsushi Morimoto, Japanese science educator. Achievements include research in identified NA as a chemical transmittor in Frog taste organ; research in exact measurement of Ca current in nerve cell in Helix; research in mechanisms of Ca current through the nerve membrane.

Background

  • Morimoto, Katsushi was born on March 19, 1945 in Niihama, Ehime, Japan.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Science, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, 1973.

    Career

    • Assistant professor Kumamoto University Medical School, Japan, 1973—1987, lecturer, 1987—1988. Visiting assistant professor Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 1979—1979, visiting associate professor, 1979—1981. Visiting researcher National Institute Phisiol.

      Science, Okazaki, 1985—1993. Associate professor Shokei University Junior College, Kumamoto, 1988—1989, professor, since 1989, dean department, 2004—2010.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in identified NA as a chemical transmittor in Frog taste organ. Research in exact measurement of Ca current in nerve cell in Helix. Research in mechanisms of Ca current through the nerve membrane.

    Personality

    Interests

    Walking, fishing.

    Connections

    • Children: Kurumi, Yuki, Ryo.
    • children: Kurumi Morimoto
    • Yuki Morimoto
    • Ryo Morimoto
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    Born March 19, 1945
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      Kyushu University
    • 1973 - 1987
      Assistant, professor Kumamoto University Medical School
      Japan
    • 1979 - 1979
      visiting assistant, professor Texas Medical Branch
      Galveston, Texas, United States
    • 1985 - 1993
      visiting researcher, Natl. Institute Phisiol. Science
      Okazaki, Aichi, Japan
    • 1988 - 1989
      associate, professor Shokei University Junior College
      Kumamoto, Japan
    • 2004 - 2010
      associate, professor Shokei University Junior College
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