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Minoru Sasaki

Minoru Sasaki, Japanese veterinarian, director. Achievements include patents for animal model for non alcoholic steatohepatitis. Fellow: The Japanese Society Veterinary Pathology.

Background

  • Sasaki, Minoru was born on December 11, 1959 in Aomori, Japan. Son of Takasuke and Ikuko Sasaki.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, Nippon Veterinary and Life Science University, Tokyo, 1992.

    Career

    • Researcher Banyu Pharmaceutical Company Ltd., Kumagaya, Japan, 1984—1998. Visiting fellow College Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1998—1999. Pathologist Merck & Company Inc., West Point, Pennsylvania, 1999—2000.

      Senior researcher, group leader Banyu Pharmaceutical Limited company, Kumagaya, 2000—2006, director, GLP management Tsukuba, Japan, since 2006. Associate editor Society Toxicologic Pathology.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents for animal model for non alcoholic steatohepatitis.

    Membership

    Fellow: The Japanese Society Veterinary Pathology.

    Personality

    Interests

    Hiking, kayaking, travel, fishing, flower arranging.

    Connections

    • Married Yumiko Sasaki, April 10, 1988. 1 child Yui.
    • father: Takasuke Sasaki
    • mother: Ikuko Sasaki
    • spouse: Yumiko Sasaki
    • child: Yui Sasaki
    Minoru Sasaki
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    Born December 11, 1959
    (age 58)
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    • 1992
      Nippon Veterinar and Life Science University
    • 2006
      senior, Banyu Pharmaceutical Company
      Kumagaya, Saitama, Japan
    • 2006
      group leader, Banyu Pharmaceutical Company
      Kumagaya, Saitama, Japan
    • 1984 - 1998
      Researcher, Banyu Pharmaceutical Company Limited
      Kumagaya, Saitama, Japan
    • 1998 - 1999
      visiting fellow, College Veterinary Medicine
      Ithaca, New York, United States
    • 1999
      pathologist Merck & Company Incorporated
      West Point, Mississippi, United States