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Hiroshi Nikaido

microbiologist

Hiroshi Nikaido, Japanese microbiologist. Recipient Paul Ehrlich award, Paul Ehrlich Foundation, 1969, Freedom to Discover Achievement award, Bristol-Myers Squibb, 2004. Fellow: American Academy Microbiology; member: National Academy of Sciences, American Academy Arts and Sciences, American Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, American Society Microbiology (editor Journal Bacteriology 1998—2002, Hoechst-Roussel award 1984).

Background

Nikaido, Hiroshi was born on March 26, 1932 in Tokyo. Arrived in the United States, 1962. Son of Tatsuya and Ryo Nikaido.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, 1955. Doctor in Medical Science, Keio University, Tokyo, 1961.

Career

Associate bacteriology Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1963-1964, assistant professor, 1965-1969. Associate professor University California, Berkeley, 1969-1971, professor, since 1971. Science advisory Essential Therapeutics, Mountain View, California, 1992—2002.

Works

Membership

Fellow: American Academy Microbiology. Member: National Academy of Sciences, American Academy Arts and Sciences, American Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, American Society Microbiology (editor Journal Bacteriology 1998—2002, Hoechst-Roussel award 1984).

Connections

Married Kishiko Jokura, March 11, 1963. Children: Michio, George.

father:
Tatsuya Nikaido

mother:
Ryo Nikaido

spouse:
Kishiko Jokura

children:
Michio Nikaido

George Nikaido