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Tohru Yamada

Tohru Yamada, Japanese biologist, educator, researcher, director. First Class scholar, Japan Student Services Organization, 1999. Member of American Society Gene Therapy, American Association Cancer Research, American Society Microbiology.

Background

  • Yamada, Tohru was born on June 30, 1975 in Hadano, Kanagawa, Japan. Son of Yoshio and Tamiko Yamada.

  • Education

    • Bachelor's degree, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 1999. Master's degree, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 2001. Doctor of Philosophy, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 2003.

    Career

    • Post-doctoral fellow department microbiology/immunology University Illinois College Medicine, Chicago, since 2003, research assistant professor department surgical oncology, 2004—2006. Dir drug development CDG Therapeutics Inc., since 2006. Consultant Reuters Insight, since 2008.

      Editorial board member Journal Chinese Clinical Medicine, since 2010. Reviewer International Journal biomedical Science, since 2010.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals, chapters to books.

    Membership

    Member of American Society Gene Therapy, American Association Cancer Research, American Society Microbiology.

    Connections

    • Married Kaori Horiguchi, September 13, 2005. 1 child Haruki K.
    • father: Yoshio Yamada
    • mother: Tamiko Yamada
    • spouse: Kaori Horiguchi
    • child: Haruki K. Yamada
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    Born June 30, 1975
    (age 41)
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    • 1999
      Tokyo Institute of Technology
    • 2001
      Tokyo Institute of Technology
    • 2003
      Tokyo Institute of Technology
    • 2003
      Post-doctoral fellow, department microbiology/immunology University Illinois College Medicine
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 2006
      dir drug development CDG Therapeutics Incorporated
    • 2008
      consultant, Reuters Insight

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