Name: Kentaro Kato

Country: Japan

Affiliation:

Department of Parasitology,
Institute of Tropical Medicine,
Nagasaki University.

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Address:

1-12-4 Sakamoto,
Nagasaki,
Japan.

Research Interests:

Parasite-host interactions via sugar chains, Glycobiology, Mucin, Parasite, O-glycosylation, N-glycosylation

Biography:

  • 1989-1992: Shonan High School, Kanagawa, Japan
  • 1993-1997: Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Hokkaido University (B.Sc.), Hokkaido, Japan 
  • 1999-2004: Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokyo (Ph.D), Tokyo, Japan
  • 2004-2008: Visiting research assistant, Odontologisk Institute/ Institute of Medical Biochemistry and Genetics/ Institute of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, Panum Instituttet, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 2008-2010: Postdoctoral fellow, Division of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Science, Frontier Research Center for Post-genomic Science and Technology, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
  • 2010-: Assistant professor, Department of Parasitology, Institute of Tropical Medicine (NEKKEN), Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan