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Biochemistry educator

Toshisuke Kawasaki, Japanese biochemistry educator.

Background

Kawasaki, Toshisuke was born on December 5, 1941 in Okayama, Japan. Son of Hiroyuki and Mutsuko (Kanda) Kawasaki.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Kyoto University, Japan, 1964. Master of Science, Kyoto University, Japan, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto University, Japan, 1971.

Career

Instructor biochemistry Kyoto University, 1971-1982, associate professor, 1982-1989, professor, since 1989, dean Graduate School Pharmaceutical Sciences, since 1998. Visiting fellow National Institutes of Health, Bethesday, Maryland, 1974-1976. Visiting professor Chest Disease Research, Institute, 1992-1994.

Research director Core Research Evolutional Science Technology (Centre for Renewable Energy Systems Technology) project, Japan Science Technology (JSP), since 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board Glycoconjugate Journal, since 1990, associate editor, since 2000. Member editorial board European Journal Biochemistry, since 1998. Editor Journal Biochemistry, since 1997, Journal Biological Chemistry, since 1998, Journal Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics, since 2000.

Membership

Member Japanese Cancer Association. Member Japan Biochemistry Society (Young Investigator award 1979), American Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Pharmaceutical Society of Japan, Japanese Society Carbohydrate Research (vice president 1997-1997, president since 1998), Molecular Biology Society Japan, Japan Neurosci. Society, Japanese, Society Cell Biology, Society Glycobilogy (United States of America).

Connections

Married Nobuko Miyajima, March 20, 1972. Children: Keisuke, Yousuke.

father:
Hiroyuki Kawasaki

mother:
Mutsuko (Kanda) Kawasaki

spouse:
Nobuko Miyajima

child:
Keisuke Kawasaki

child:
Yousuke Kawasaki