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Medical educator

Masahiko Ehara, Japanese medical educator. Achievements include research in purification of fimbriae from vibrio cholerae O1, hyperfimbriate strains of vibrio cholerae O1; and effective vaccine antigens against cholera such as fimbriate; discovery of filamentous phages fs1 & fs2 in vibrio cholerae O1 and O139.

Background

Ehara, Masahiko was born on December 12, 1946 in Himeshima, Oita, Japan. Son of Fumio and Yaeko Ehara.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki. Doctor of Philosophy, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, 1976. Doctor of Medicine, Ministry Welfare, Japan, 1977.

Career

Assistant professor Nagasaki University, Japan, since 1977. Medical expert Japan International Cooperation Agency, Nairobi, Kenya, 1982—1984.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in purification of fimbriae from vibrio cholerae O1, hyperfimbriate strains of vibrio cholerae O1. And effective vaccine antigens against cholera such as fimbriate. Discovery of filamentous phages fs1 & fs2 in vibrio cholerae O1 and O139.

Interests

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Connections

Married Yasuko Ehara, August 9, 1974. Children: Takeshi, Miho Itoh, Masako Motoyama, Daisuke.

father:
Fumio Ehara

mother:
Yaeko Ehara

spouse:
Yasuko Ehara

child:
Takeshi Ehara

child:
Miho Itoh Ehara

child:
Masako Motoyama Ehara

child:
Daisuke Ehara