Professor,Juntendo University School Of Medicine,Japan
He completed M.D. Juntendo University School of Medicine,1981.later he worked as Resident, Department of Ophthalmology, Juntendo University Hospital 1982.later worked asAssistant, Department of Ophthalmology, Juntendo University School of Medicine 1986.Research Fellow, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, National Institute of Neuroscience, Tokyo, Japan 1988.Research Fellow, National Eye Institute, Maryland, U.S.A.1989.Research Fellow, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Miami, Florida, U.S.A.1992. worked as Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, National Defense Medical College 2000.later as Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Juntendo University School of Medicine 2001 Assistant Professor, Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine 2003-Present Professor, Juntendo University Graduate School of Medicine Head, WHO Collaborating Center for Prevention of Blindness.besides he publishedOriginal Articles (157),Review Articles (46),Books (4),Total Impact Factor (377.442),Citation Index (1,472).
Retinal development,Retinal cell biology,Genetic eye diseases,Cell therapy for retinitis pigmentosa,Burden of eye diseases