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Toshiro Yamaguchi

Toshiro Yamaguchi, Japanese pharmacist, researcher. Achievements include research in comparison of in vitro carnitine and glycine conjugation with branched-side chain and cyclic side chain carboxylic acid in rats; research in study on the practical use of quantitative whole-body auto radiography; research in mechanism of the drug interaction between valproic acid and carbapenem antibiotics in monkeys and rats.

Background

  • Yamaguchi, Toshiro was born on February 2, 1949 in Kagoshima, Japan. Son of Shigeo and Sumiko Yamaguchi.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Pharmacy, Kyusyu University, Fukuoka, Japan, 1971. Master of Pharmacy, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, 1973. Doctor of Pharmacy, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, 1986.

    Career

    • Researcher Shionogi & Limited company, Toyonaka, Japan, since 1973. Guest scientist St. Mary's Hospital Medical School, London, 1987—1989.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in comparison of in vitro carnitine and glycine conjugation with branched-side chain and cyclic side chain carboxylic acid in rats. Research in study on the practical use of quantitative whole-body auto radiography. Research in mechanism of the drug interaction between valproic acid and carbapenem antibiotics in monkeys and rats.

    Membership

    Member of Pharmaceutical Society Japan, Japanese Society for the Study of Xenobiotics, International Society for the Study of Xenobiotics.

    Connections

    • Married Kumiko Yamashita, January 12, 1955. Children: Naomi, Mariko.
    • father: Shigeo Yamaguchi
    • mother: Sumiko Yamaguchi
    • spouse: Kumiko Yamashita
    • children: Naomi Yamaguchi
    • Mariko Yamaguchi
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    Born February 2, 1949
    (age 68)
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    • 1971
      Kyusyu University
    • 1973
      Kyushu University
    • 1986
      Kyushu University
    • 1973
      Researcher, Shionogi & Company
      Toyonaka, Osaka, Japan