Nobuo Kanazawa graduated and received the MD degree from Kyoto University Faculty of Medicine in 1994 and was trained at the Department of Dermatology (Prof. S. Imamura). From 1996, he studied molecular biology and immunology at the Department of Molecular Biology of Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine (Prof. T. Honjo) and obtained the PhD degree in 2000. He was a staff of the Department of Dermatology, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine from 2001 to 2005 (Prof. Y. Miyachi). Since 2003, he spent almost 2 years as a postdoctoral research fellow at the Department of Dermatology, University of Erlangen, Germany (Prof. G. Schuler). In 2006, he moved to Wakayama Medical University, where he is an assistant professor in the Department of Dermatology (Prof. F. Furukawa). He is an awardee of Galderma Prize at 2004 and Top Cited Award 2006-2008 in Journal of Dermatological Science. In December of 2010, he organized the 35th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Investigative Dermatology as the Secretary General.
Biography Updated on 3 November 2013