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Medicinal chemist

Yasuo Oshiro, Japanese medicinal chemist. Achievements include patents for new anti-psychotic agent (Japan and United States), novel cerebroprotective agents and agents for treatments of disturbance of consciousness (Japan), anti-histamine agents (Japan, United States), beta blocker agents (Japan).

Background

Oshiro, Yasuo was born on November 23, 1944 in Oita-prefecture, Japan. Son of Tetsuo and Yoshiko (Tamaki) Oshiro.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Toyama (Japan) University, 1967. Master of Science, Toyama (Japan) University, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, Osaka (Japan) University, 1974.

Career

Fellow department medical chemistry Jonie Miller Health Center/U. Florida, Gainesville, 1979-1981. Chief scientist Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company Ltd., Tokushima, Japan, since 1982.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for new anti-psychotic agent (Japan and United States), novel cerebroprotective agents and agents for treatments of disturbance of consciousness (Japan), anti-histamine agents (Japan, United States), beta blocker agents (Japan).

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Connections

Married Itsuko Morimitsu, December 16, 1974 (deceased March 1983). Children: Takafumi Oshiro, Naoto Oshiro, Erina Oshiro.

father:
Tetsuo Oshiro

mother:
Yoshiko (Tamaki) Oshiro

Spouse:
Itsuko Morimitsu

Child:
Takafumi Oshiro

Child:
Naoto Oshiro

Child:
Erina Oshiro