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educator , research scientist

Yoshihiro Okamoto, Japanese research scientist, educator. Achievements include development of method for analysis of the cytokine balance shift associated with diseases. Grantee, Japan Research Foundation Clinical Pharmacology, 2002, Aichi Cancer Research Foundation, 2003, 2004, Ministry of Education, Science, Sports and Culture, Japan, 2004, 2005.

Background

Okamoto, Yoshihiro was born on September 20, 1966 in Osaka, Japan.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Shizuoka College Pharmacy, Japan, 1990. Master of Science, University Shizuoka, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy, University Shizuoka, 1999.

Career

Research staff Pharmaceutical Research Laboratories, Sapporo Breweries Limited., Yaizu, Japan, 1992—1993. Instructor Meijo University, Nagoya, Japan, 1993—2004, assistant professor Japan, 2004—2005. Associate professor Chiba Institute of Science, Choshi, Japan, since 2005.

Postdoctoral fellow University Alabama, Birmingham, 2001—2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of method for analysis of the cytokine balance shift associated with diseases.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of International Cytokine Society, Pharmaceutical Society Japan (award Young Investigator award Tokai Branch 2004).

Connections

Married Akiko Ishida.

spouse:
Akiko Ishida.