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Keigi Fujiwara

Keigi Fujiwara, Japanese biomedical researcher, researcher. Grantee National Institutes of Health/National Science Foundation, since 1977, Ministry of Medicine and Welfare, Japan, since 1985. Member American Society for Cell Biology, Japanese Society for Cell Biology (executive committee since 1985), Vascular Cell Biology (executive committee since 1995).

Background

  • Fujiwara, Keigi was born on May 16, 1944 in Nita, Shimane, Japan. Son of Josho and Shizuko (Ishihara) Fujiwara.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, International Christian University, Tokyo, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pennsylvania, 1974.

    Career

    • Research fellow Harvard University, Boston, 1974-1977, assistant professor, 1977-1983, associate professor, 1983-1985. Department head National Cardiovasc. Center, Osaka, since 1985.

      Assistant Marine Biology Laboratory, Woods Hole, 1975. Research assistant professor University Massachusetts, Worcester, 1980-1985. Instructor University of the Air, Tokyo, since 1994.

    Works

    • Associate editor European Journal Cell Biology, since 1995, Biology of the Cell, since 1995. Member editorial board European Journal Cell Biology, since 1985, Cell Structure and Function, 1990-1994.

    Membership

    Member American Society for Cell Biology, Japanese Society for Cell Biology (executive committee since 1985), Vascular Cell Biology (executive committee since 1995).

    Personality

    Interests

    Sports, books, cooking.

    Connections

    • Married Chantal Levi Alvares, August 26, 1969 (divorced 1983). 1 child, Tomas; Elena McBeath, November 19, 1984. Children: Lyla, Micah.
    • father: Josho Fujiwara
    • mother: Shizuko (Ishihara) Fujiwara
    • spouse: Chantal Levi Alvares
    • children: Tomas Fujiwara
    • Lyla Fujiwara
    • Micah Fujiwara
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    Born May 16, 1944
    (age 73)
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    • 1968
      International Christian University
    • 1974
      University Pennsylvania
    • 1974 - 1977
      Research fellow, Harvard University
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1985
      department head, National Cardiovasc. Center
      Osaka, Japan