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Molecular biologist

Noriyuki Okawa, Japanese molecular biologist. Licensed pharmacist, Japan. Member American Society Microbiology, Pharmaceutical Society Japan, Japanese Society Pharmacognosy, Molecular Biology Society Japan.

Background

Okawa, Noriyuki was born on November 14, 1953 in Shimizu, Shizuoka, Japan. Son of Hisatsugu and Michiko (Nakazawa) Okawa.

Education

Doctor of Pharmacy, Chiba University, Japan, 1988.

Career

With Tsumura Inc./Tsumura Laboratory, Komae, Tokyo, 1978-1982. Faculty staff University Pennsylvania School Medicine, Philadelphia, 1982-1986. Assistant chief researcher Tsumura Inc.

Tsumura Research Institute for Molecular Genetics, Amimachi/Ibaraki, Japan, 1986-1988. Chief researcher Tsumura & Inc. Tsumura Research Institute for Molecular Genetics, 1988-1991, researching manager Japan, 1991-1993.

Chief researcher immunology department Tsumura Inc., Japan, 1993-1994, chief researcher new drug research department Japan, 1994-1996. Manager research administration department Central Research Laboratory, 1996-1998. Manager head office Medical Science Department, Tokyo, 1998-1999, External Relations Department, Tokyo, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Licensed pharmacist, Japan.

Membership

Member American Society Microbiology, Pharmaceutical Society Japan, Japanese Society Pharmacognosy, Molecular Biology Society Japan.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Mountain climbing, fishing, stone hunting.

Connections

Married Makiko Iida, January 15, 1983 (divorced 1994). 1 child, Mariko; married Eiko Kuniba, March 24, 1997.

father:
Hisatsugu Okawa

mother:
Michiko (Nakazawa) Okawa

spouse:
Makiko Iida

spouse:
Eiko Kuniba

child:
Mariko Okawa