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Biochemist

Fumiyuki Yamakura, Japanese biochemist. Recipient Research grants Hamaguchi Foundation for the Advancement of Biochemistry, 1993. Member Japanese Bio-chemical Society (program committee since 1991).

Background

Yamakura, Fumiyuki was born on September 17, 1948 in Tokyo, Japan. Son of Takashi and Seki (Nakamura) Yamakura.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Rikkyo University, Tokyo, 1971. Master of Science, Rikkyo University, Tokyo, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Rikkyo University, Tokyo, 1978.

Career

Research assistant Juntendo University, Chiba, Japan, 1973-1984. Postdoctoral fellow Wayne State University, Detroit, 1978-1981. Assistant professor Juntendo University, Chiba, 1984-1989, associate professor, since 1989.

Visiting professor Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1991-1992. Organizing committee 6th International Conference in Superoxide and Superoxide Dismutase, Kyoto, 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Medical, Biochemical and Chemical Aspects of Free Radicals, 1989, Frontiers of Reactive Oxygen Species in Biology and Medicine, 1993. Contributor articles to Biochemistry and other professional journals.

Membership

Member Japanese Bio-chemical Society (program committee since 1991).

Connections

Married Masae, February 16, 1974. Children: Yukihiko, Sachie, Yasuyuki.

father:
Takashi Yamakura

mother:
Seki (Nakamura) Yamakura

spouse:
Masae

child:
Yukihiko Yamakura

child:
Sachie Yamakura

child:
Yasuyuki Yamakura