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researcher , Medical educator

Takashi Tsuji, Japanese medical educator, researcher. Member of Japanese Society Carbohydrate Research, Molecular Biology Society Japan, Japan Society Hematology, Japanese Association Regenerative Dentistry (director since 2007), Japan Society Organ Preservation and Medical Biology (councilor since 2006), Japanese Society Regenerative Medicine since 2002.

Background

Tsuji, Takashi was born on January 19, 1962 in Mino, Gifu, Japan. Son of Kin-ichiro and Kimiko Tsuji.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Biology, Niigata University, Japan, 1984. Master of Science in Biology, Niigata University, Japan, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy in Biology, Kyushu University, 1992.

Career

Researcher Yamanouchi Pharmaceutical Limited company, Tokyo, 1986—1989. Research fellow Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, 1991—1992, Niigata University, Japan, 1992—1994. Senior researcher Japan Tobacco, Inc., Tokyo, 1994—2001.

Professor Tokyo University of Science, Noda, Japan, since 2001. Advisor Otsuka Chemical Limited company, since 2004, Yamachu Limited company, Niigata, since 2004. Visiting professor University Louis Pasteur, 2008.

Director Organ Technologies Inc., Tokyo, since 2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in the identification of a molecular mechanism of onset of adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma. Research in identification of TGFbeta-binging protein. Development of in-vitro expansion system for human hematopoietic stem cells.

    Development of a three-dimensinally cell processing method for future organ replacement regenerative therapy. Development of technologies for glycoprotein engineering.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of Japanese Society Carbohydrate Research, Molecular Biology Society Japan, Japan Society Hematology, Japanese Association Regenerative Dentistry (director since 2007), Japan Society Organ Preservation and Medical Biology (councilor since 2006), Japanese Society Regenerative Medicine since 2002.

Connections

Married Chika Tsuji, 1992. 1 child Masahito.

father:
Kin-ichiro Tsuji

mother:
Kimiko Tsuji

spouse:
Chika Tsuji

child:
Masahito Tsuji