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Medical educator

Hiroshi Kasai, Japanese medical educator. Achievements include research in discovery of 8-hydroxydeoxyguanosine as an oxidative DNA damage. Recipient Japanese Environmental Mutagen Society award, 2007.

Background

Kasai, Hiroshi was born on March 31, 1947 in Tokyo. Son of Ken and Uta Yanagisawa.

Education

Degree in Chemistry, Gakushuin University, Tokyo, 1974.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Department Chemistry, Columbia University, New York City, 1975—1977. Senior research associate National Cancer Center Research Institute, Tokyo. Professor University Occupational Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan, since 1993.

Director OHG Institute Limited company, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in discovery of 8-hydroxydeoxyguanosine as an oxidative DNA damage.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor scientific papers.

Connections

Married Miwako Kasai, March 17, 1974. 1 child Jun.

father:
Ken Yanagisawa

mother:
Uta Yanagisawa

spouse:
Miwako Kasai

child:
Jun Kasai