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researcher , Radiation biologist

Koichi Ando, Japanese radiation biologist, researcher. Recipient Research grant. Mochida Memorial, 1985, travel grant Pharmaceutical Research, Tokyo, 1991.


Ando, Koichi was born on January 1, 1947 in Shibuya-Ku, Japan. Son of Shoichi and Masako Ando.


Doctor of Dental Surgery, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Nihon University, Tokyo, 1976. Doctor in Medical Science, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, 1985.


Researcher National Institute Radiological Science, Chiba, Japan, 1971-1976, 79-83. Project investigator M.D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor Institute, Houston, 1976-1979. Senior researcher National Institute Radiological Science, Chiba, 1983—1984, 1984—1987, since 2007, section head, 1987-1995, subgroup leader, 1995-2001, director, 2001—2007.

Visiting lecturer Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 1984. Visiting professor Chiba University, since 2001, Gunma University, since 2005. Consultant Kyoto University Power Plant Research Institute Kumatori, Japan, 1993-1996.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Rodent Tumor Models in Experimental Cancer Therapy, 1987. Editor: Physical and Biological Research with Heavy Ions, 1982.


Member Heise-ishin-no-kai, Tokyo, 1992. Member Japanese Cancer Association, The Japan Radiaton Research Society (associate editor since 1993, editor-in-chief 2000-2003), Radiation Research Society, The Japanese Society Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (associate editor 1988-1997), The Japanese Society Dental Radiology, Japan Radiological Society. (associate editor since 1998).


Married Itsuko Yamamoto, April 22, 1973. Children: Madoka, Yoichiro.

Shoichi Ando

Masako Ando

Itsuko Yamamoto

Madoka Ando

Yoichiro Ando