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plant pathologist

Hisatoshi Kaku, Japanese plant pathologist. Achievements include research in genome sequencing Xanthomonas oryzae. Recipient Society fellowship, Phytopath. Society Japan, 2002.

Background

Kaku, Hisatoshi was born on September 3, 1946 in Yamada, Fukuoka, Japan. Son of Tomiyoshi and Chiyoko Kaku.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Tokyo.

Career

Associate director research National Institute Agrobiol. Science, Tsukuba, Japan, 1996—2006. Research advisor Sakata Seed Company, Yokohama, Japan, since 2006.

Visiting scientist University Wisconsin, Madison, 1980—1981.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in genome sequencing Xanthomonas oryzae.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Classical music appreciation, tennis.

Connections

Married Keiko Yanamoto. Children: Haruna Saida-Kaku, Satoshi.

father:
Tomiyoshi Kaku

mother:
Chiyoko Kaku

spouse:
Keiko Yanamoto

child:
Haruna Saida-Kaku

child:
Satoshi Kaku