FURUOKA Hidefumi Professor

My DreamDiscovery and elucidation of new animal diseases

ThemePathological analysis of animal prion diseases

Field

Pathology of animal diseases, Neuropathology, Prion

Keyword

Pathology, Neuropathology, Prion
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

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 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