Hidefumi Furuoka Professor

ThemePathological analysis of animal prion diseases

My DreamDiscovery and elucidation of new animal diseases
Field Pathology of animal diseases, Neuropathology, Prion
Keyword Pathology, Neuropathology, Prion

Introduction

I work on studies to analyze the cause and pathology of animal infection and neuromuscular diseases and to understand diseases.

List of current research topics

  • Pathological study of animal prion diseases
Academic degree D.Vet.
License Veterinarian
Self introduction

I was born in Hokkaido Prefecture. I have been engaged in pathological elucidation of nervous system diseases and various infectious diseases. My hobbies are jogging, cycling etc.

Room addressGeneral Research Building 1

Belongs

Research Department/Department of Veterinary Medicine/Division of Veterinary Sciences/Section of Anatomy and PathologyVeterinary Medical Center/Diagnostic Resouce
Academic background 1982: Department of Veterinary Medicine, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine (Graduated)
1984: Graduate School of Animal Husbandry, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine (Completed Master's Degree)
1989: Graduate School of Veterinary Medicine, Hokkaido University (Completed Doctoral Degree)
1991: Assistant Professor, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine
1997: Associate Proffesor, Obihiro University of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine
2006-: Present position