Laboratory of Cell Biochemistry. Department of Molecular Biotechnology. Graduate School of Advanced Sciences of Matter, Hiroshima University
Finished Doctoral Degree on the organic chemistry at the Tokyo Institute of Technology. On the completion of PhD, he engaged post-doctorate in the University of Washington on molecular biology. April 2002, he was appointed as a research assistant professor of molecular biotechnology the Graduate School of Advanced Sciences of Matter, Hiroshima University. His current research revolves around the elucidation of the biosynthetic pathway of 17-membered macrocyclic antibiotic lankacidin and the other second metabolites on the linear plasmid pSLA2-L in Streptomyces rochei through a molecular biology.