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Tadatsugu Taniguchi

Tadatsugu Taniguchi, Japanese biology professor, researcher. Recipient Hammer prize, 1985, Hideyo Nguchi Memorial award, 1985. Member of American Association Cancer Research (co-chairman international affairs committee 2003-2007), National Academy of Sciences.

Background

  • Taniguchi, Tadatsugu was born on January 1, 1948 in Wakayama-ken, Japan. Son of Takashi and Tomiko Taniguchi.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Tokyo University, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, University Zurich, 1978.

    Career

    • Chief Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research, 1983—1984. Professor Institute Molecular and Cellular Biology Osaka University, Japan. Professor Department Immunology, Graduate School Medicine University Tokyo.

    Membership

    Member of American Association Cancer Research (co-chairman international affairs committee 2003-2007), National Academy of Sciences.

    Connections

    • Married Yoko Tsuchihashi, April 30, 1977. 1 child Masanori.
    • father: Takashi Taniguchi
    • mother: Tomiko Taniguchi
    • spouse: Yoko Tsuchihashi
    • child: Masanori Taniguchi
    Tadatsugu Taniguchi
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    Born January 1, 1948
    (age 69)
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    • 1971
      Tokyo University
    • 1978
      University Zürich
    • 1983 - 1984
      Chief Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research

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