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Keigi Fujiwara

researcher , biomedical researcher

Keigi Fujiwara, Japanese biomedical researcher, researcher. Grantee National Institutes of Health/National Science Foundation, since 1977, Ministry of Medicine and Welfare, Japan, since 1985. Member American Society for Cell Biology, Japanese Society for Cell Biology (executive committee since 1985), Vascular Cell Biology (executive committee since 1995).

Background

Fujiwara, Keigi was born on May 16, 1944 in Nita, Shimane, Japan. Son of Josho and Shizuko (Ishihara) Fujiwara.

Education

Bachelor, International Christian University, Tokyo, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pennsylvania, 1974.

Career

Research fellow Harvard University, Boston, 1974-1977, assistant professor, 1977-1983, associate professor, 1983-1985. Department head National Cardiovasc. Center, Osaka, since 1985.

Assistant Marine Biology Laboratory, Woods Hole, 1975. Research assistant professor University Massachusetts, Worcester, 1980-1985. Instructor University of the Air, Tokyo, since 1994.

Works

  • Associate editor European Journal Cell Biology, since 1995, Biology of the Cell, since 1995. Member editorial board European Journal Cell Biology, since 1985, Cell Structure and Function, 1990-1994.

Membership

Member American Society for Cell Biology, Japanese Society for Cell Biology (executive committee since 1985), Vascular Cell Biology (executive committee since 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sports, books, cooking.

Connections

Married Chantal Levi Alvares, August 26, 1969 (divorced 1983). 1 child, Tomas; Elena McBeath, November 19, 1984. Children: Lyla, Micah.

father:
Josho Fujiwara

mother:
Shizuko (Ishihara) Fujiwara

spouse:
Chantal Levi Alvares

children:
Tomas Fujiwara

Lyla Fujiwara

Micah Fujiwara