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Masamichi Nishiguchi

plant pathologist , plant virologist

Masamichi Nishiguchi, Japanese plant virologist, plant pathologist. Overseas research fellow Science and Technology Agency Japan, 1984-1985; Integrated Research Program grantee Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Japan, 1987, Research Program of Biosafety in Transgenic Plants grantee, 1996. Member Phytopathol. Society Japan, Japanese Society Virology, American Phytopathol. Society, Molecular Biology Society Japan.

Background

Nishiguchi, Masamichi was born on April 10, 1949 in Ibogawa, Hyogo, Japan. Son of Tadao and Kikuno (Yamamoto) Nishiguchi.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1972. Master of Science, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto (Japan) University, 1982.

Career

Researcher Institute for Plant Virus Research, Chiba, Japan, 1974-1983. Senior researcher National Institute Agrobiol. Resources, Tsukuba, Japan, 1983-1987.

Head of laboratory Kyushu National Agricultural Experimental Station, Kumamoto, Japan, 1987-1993, National Institute Agrobiol. Resources, Tsukuba, Japan, since 1993.

Works

  • Author: (book) Journal of General Virology, 1978, 80.

Membership

Member Phytopathol. Society Japan, Japanese Society Virology, American Phytopathol. Society, Molecular Biology Society Japan.

Connections

Married Noriko Matsumoto. Children: Kengo, Shingo, Yugo.

father:
Tadao Nishiguchi

mother:
Kikuno (Yamamoto) Nishiguchi

spouse:
Noriko Matsumoto

children:
Kengo Nishiguchi

Shingo Nishiguchi

Yugo Nishiguchi