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Tatsuya Tsurumi

Tatsuya Tsurumi, Japanese virologist, educator. Achievements include research on molecular anatomy of Epstein-Barr virus DNA polymerase complex. Recipient encouragement award Uehara Foundation, 1992. Member Japanese Society Virologists (prize 1994, member future planning of virology committee since 1994), Japanese Society Molecular Biology, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

  • Tsurumi, Tatsuya was born on January 17, 1955 in Nagoya, Aichi, Japan. Son of Motoi and Kyo (Kuno) Tsurumi.

  • Education

    • Bachelor Medicine, Nagoya University, 1979. Doctor of Medicine, Nagoya University, 1984.

    Career

    • Assistant professor Nagoya University School Medicine, 1984-1988, associate professor laboratory virology., since 1988. Postdoctoral fellow Stanford (California) University School Medicine, 1987-1989. Ad hoc advisor Archives of Virology, since 1992.

      Speaker in field.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research on molecular anatomy of Epstein-Barr virus DNA polymerase complex.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Japanese Society Virologists (prize 1994, member future planning of virology committee since 1994), Japanese Society Molecular Biology, New York Academy of Sciences.

    Connections

    • Married Keiko Nakata Tsurumi, November 15, 1980. Children: Yoko, Joe.
    • father: Motoi Tsurumi
    • mother: Kyo (Kuno) Tsurumi
    • spouse: Keiko Nakata Tsurumi
    • children: Yoko Tsurumi
    • Joe Tsurumi
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    Born January 17, 1955
    (age 62)
    Nationality
    • 1979
      Nagoya University
    • 1984
      Nagoya University
    • 1987 - 1989
      postdoctoral fellow, Stanford (California) University School Medicine

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