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researcher , science educator

Akira Katoh, Japanese science educator, researcher. Achievements include research in synthesis of new heterocyclic compounds and metal complexes which show the insulin mimetic activity and in synthesis of Fe-sequestering agents, apoptosis-including compounds, fluorescence probes.

Background

Katoh, Akira was born on December 30, 1953 in Yukuhashi, Fukuoka, Japan. Son of Fukashi and Atsuko Katoh.

Education

Doctor of Science, University Tsukuba, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, Seikei University, Musashino-shi, Tokyo, 1990.

Career

Research associate Tokyo University Agriculture and Technology, Koganei-shi, 1983—1990. Associate professor to professor Seikei University, Musashino-shi, since 1990.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in synthesis of new heterocyclic compounds and metal complexes which show the insulin mimetic activity and in synthesis of Fe-sequestering agents, apoptosis-including compounds, fluorescence probes.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel.

Connections

Married Takako Katoh. Children: Hiroaki, Takaaki.

father:
Fukashi Katoh

mother:
Atsuko Katoh

spouse:
Takako Katoh

child:
Hiroaki Katoh

child:
Takaaki Katoh