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Katsushi Morimoto

science educator

Katsushi Morimoto, Japanese science educator. Achievements include research in identified NA as a chemical transmittor in Frog taste organ; research in exact measurement of Ca current in nerve cell in Helix; research in mechanisms of Ca current through the nerve membrane.

Background

Morimoto, Katsushi was born on March 19, 1945 in Niihama, Ehime, Japan.

Education

Doctor of Science, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, 1973.

Career

Assistant professor Kumamoto University Medical School, Japan, 1973—1987, lecturer, 1987—1988. Visiting assistant professor Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, 1979—1979, visiting associate professor, 1979—1981. Visiting researcher National Institute Phisiol.

Science, Okazaki, 1985—1993. Associate professor Shokei University Junior College, Kumamoto, 1988—1989, professor, since 1989, dean department, 2004—2010.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in identified NA as a chemical transmittor in Frog taste organ. Research in exact measurement of Ca current in nerve cell in Helix. Research in mechanisms of Ca current through the nerve membrane.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Walking, fishing.

Connections

Children: Kurumi, Yuki, Ryo.

children:
Kurumi Morimoto

Yuki Morimoto

Ryo Morimoto