-Advanced degree with Ph.D. in cell biology and broad experience in in vitro and in vivo pharmacology. -Non-clinical leader for Ph2 product (asthma). Project manager for GLP stage of product (allergic rhinitis). Project leader for lead optimization stage of amall molecule drug (allergic rhinitis), A leader of introduction of product from a foreign company. -An experienced life scientist with 14+ years in drug discovery in therapeutic allergy area. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Shionogi & Co.,Ltd. Medicinal Research Laboratories, Department Head (2009-present), Section Head (2006-2009), Team Ledar (2004-2006). Bayer Yakuhin Ltd. Research Center Kyoto, Team Ledar (2002-2004), Scientist (1998-2002) EDUCATION Ph.D. (Cell Biology), Gifu Pharmaceutical University (1998) "Establishment of human mast cells and its fuctional analysis" Master of Science (Cell Biology), Gifu Pharmaceutical University (1995) "Functional analysis of human basophils"
Biography Updated on 18 October 2011