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microbiologist

Hidehiko Kumgai, Chinese microbiologist. Achievements include research in L-DOPA production by microbial enzyme. Member of Japan Society for Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Agrochemistry (honorary award 2001).

Background

Kumgai, Hidehiko was born on October 30, 1940 in Shinkyo, Manchuaria. Son of Goro and Kimiko Kumagai.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto University, Japan, 1969.

Career

Professor Kyoto University, 1991—2004, Ishikawa Prefectural University, Nonoichimachi, Japan, since 2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in L-DOPA production by microbial enzyme.

Membership

Member of Japan Society for Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Agrochemistry (honorary award 2001).

Connections

Married Masumi Kumagai, November 22, 1969. Children: Yasuhiko Kumagai, Sakura Tanimura.

father:
Goro Kumagai

mother:
Kimiko Kumagai

spouse:
Masumi Kumagai

child:
Yasuhiko Kumagai Kumgai

child:
Sakura Tanimura Kumgai