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Masamichi Nishiguchi

Masamichi Nishiguchi, Japanese plant virologist, plant pathologist. Overseas research fellow Science and Technology Agency Japan, 1984-1985; Integrated Research Program grantee Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Japan, 1987, Research Program of Biosafety in Transgenic Plants grantee, 1996. Member Phytopathol. Society Japan, Japanese Society Virology, American Phytopathol. Society, Molecular Biology Society Japan.

Background

  • Nishiguchi, Masamichi was born on April 10, 1949 in Ibogawa, Hyogo, Japan. Son of Tadao and Kikuno (Yamamoto) Nishiguchi.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1972. Master of Science, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1982.

    Career

    • Researcher Institute for Plant Virus Research, Chiba, Japan, 1974-1983. Senior researcher National Institute Agrobiol. Resources, Tsukuba, Japan, 1983-1987.

      Head of laboratory Kyushu National Agricultural Experimental Station, Kumamoto, Japan, 1987-1993, National Institute Agrobiol. Resources, Tsukuba, Japan, since 1993.

    Works

    • Author: (book) Journal of General Virology, 1978, 80.

    Membership

    Member Phytopathol. Society Japan, Japanese Society Virology, American Phytopathol. Society, Molecular Biology Society Japan.

    Connections

    • Married Noriko Matsumoto. Children: Kengo, Shingo, Yugo.
    • father: Tadao Nishiguchi
    • mother: Kikuno (Yamamoto) Nishiguchi
    • spouse: Noriko Matsumoto
    • children: Kengo Nishiguchi
    • Shingo Nishiguchi
    • Yugo Nishiguchi
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    Born April 10, 1949
    (age 68)
    Nationality
    • 1972
      Kyoto (Japan) University
    • 1974
      Kyoto (Japan) University
    • 1982
      Kyoto (Japan) University
    • 1974 - 1983
      Researcher, Institute for Plant Virus Research
      Chiba, Japan
    • 1983 - 1987
      senior, researcher National Institute Agrobiol. Resources
      Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    • 1987 - 1993
      head, of laboratory Kyushu National Agricultural Experimental Station
      Kumamoto, Japan
    • 1993
      head, of laboratory Kyushu National Agricultural Experimental Station
      Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan