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Kanji Sato

Kanji Sato, Japanese endocrinologist, educator. Achievements include research in pathophysiology and treatment of malignancy-associated hypercalcemia; research in pathophysilogy of Graves' disease; research in pathophysiology of subacute thyroiditis; research in pathophysiology of iron-induced osteomalacia and malignancy associated hypercalcemia.

Background

  • Sato, Kanji was born on May 24, 1944 in Miyagi-ken, Japan. Son of Shojiro and Toshiko Sato.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University Tokyo, Department Medicine, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, University Tokyo, Department Medicine, 1977.

    Career

    • Professor Field Pathophysiology and Treatment of Thyroid and Parathyoroid Diseases, Graduate School Medicine, Tokyo Women's Medical University, since 2004.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in pathophysiology and treatment of malignancy-associated hypercalcemia. Research in pathophysilogy of Graves' disease. Research in pathophysiology of subacute thyroiditis.

      Research in pathophysiology of iron-induced osteomalacia and malignancy associated hypercalcemia.

    Membership

    Member of Japan Society Bone and Mineral Research (Academy prize 1990), Japan Thyroid Association, Japan Endocrine Society (Young Investester prize 1988), American Thyroid Association.

    Connections

    • Married Haruko Yamagata. Children: Ikuko, Masayo.
    • father: Shojiro Sato
    • mother: Toshiko Sato
    • spouse: Haruko Yamagata
    • children: Ikuko Sato
    • Masayo Sato
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    Born May 24, 1944
    (age 73)
    Nationality
    • 1970
      University Tokyo
    • 1977
      University Tokyo
    • 2004
      Professor, Field Pathophysiology and Treatment of Thyroid and Parathyoroid Diseases