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educator , Pharmacist

Shuhei Yamada, Japanese pharmacist, educator. Achievements include discovery of glycosaminoglycans in caenorhabditis elegans; research in characterization of the substrate specificity of human heparanase. Recipient Young Researcher award, Japanese Society Carbohydrate Research, 2005.

Background

Yamada, Shuhei was born on June 26, 1966 in Muraoka, Hyogo, Japan. Son of Osamu and Tomiyo Yamada.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto University, 1995.

Career

Research associate Kobe Pharmaceutical University, 1991—2000, assistant professor, 2000—2006. Visiting scientist Uppsala University, Sweden, 2001—2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of glycosaminoglycans in caenorhabditis elegans. Research in characterization of the substrate specificity of human heparanase.

Connections

Married Tomoko Kawachi.

father:
Osamu Yamada

mother:
Tomiyo Yamada

spouse:
Tomoko Kawachi.