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researcher , Molecular biologist

Masanori Taira, Japanese molecular biologist, researcher. Recipient National Institutes of Health fellows award for research excellence, 1996.

Background

Taira, Masanori was born on March 27, 1953 in Tokyo, Japan. Son of Makoto and Yoshiko Taira.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Tokyo, 1975. Master of Science, University Tokyo, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, University Tokyo, 1980.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science, Tokyo, 1980-1981. Postdoctoral fellow Cancer Institute, Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research, 1981-1984. Research resident Foundation for Promotion of Cancer Research, 1984-1985.

Assistant Chiba University School Medicine, 1985-1990. Visiting scientist National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1990-1996. Associate professor University Tokyo, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, collecting stamps.

Connections

Married Sumiko Fukuda, September 23, 1978. 3 children.

father:
Makoto Taira

mother:
Yoshiko Taira

spouse:
Sumiko Fukuda