Masayuki Murai, Japanese botanist, geneticist, educator. Achievements include patents pending for red-leafed rice for ornamental use.
Murai, Masayuki was born on January 3, 1955 in Nishinomiya, Japan. Son of Haruko Murai.
Degree in Agriculture, Hokkaido University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Hokkaido University, Japan, 1983.
Associate professor Faculty of Agriculture Kagawa (Japan) University, Miki Town, 1993—1995, Kochi (Japan) University, Nankoku, since 1995.
Achievements include patents pending for red-leafed rice for ornamental use.
Contributor articles to professional journals.