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Biochemist , educator , physician

Yukio Ando, Japanese physician, biochemist, educator. Postdoctoral fellow Kumamoto University School Medicine, 1990-1992. Member Japanese Neurological Society, Japanese Internal Medicine Society, Japanese Autonomic Nervous Systems Society (advisory member since 1993).

Background

Ando, Yukio was born on July 9, 1953 in Beppu, Japan. Son of Kikuo and Etsu (Uonuma) Ando.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Kumamoto University, Japan, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, Kumamoto University, Japan, 1989.

Career

Resident Kumamoto University School Medicine, 1983-1986, assistant professor, since 1992. Visiting professor Umeå (Sweden) University, since 1996. Member primary amyloidosis research Japanese Society Welfare, Japan, since 1995, member hereditary neuropathy research, since 1998.

Director Kumamoto Autonomic Research Group, since 1991, Kumamoto University Amyloidosis Research Group, since 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Japanese Neurological Society, Japanese Internal Medicine Society, Japanese Autonomic Nervous Systems Society (advisory member since 1993).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Baseball, travel, reading, movies, writing.

Connections

Married Eiko Nishimura, April 4, 1983 (divorced May 1997). Children: Hisashi, Yuzuru. Married Keiko Asahara, September 30, 1998.

father:
Kikuo Ando

mother:
Etsu (Uonuma) Ando

spouse:
Eiko Nishimura

spouse:
Keiko Asahara

child:
Hisashi Ando

child:
Yuzuru Ando