Atsushi Maruyama

Affiliated Society: Japanese Society for Biomaterials
Country of Residence: Japan
Current Position: Professor

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Biography:

  • 1986 Research Associate, Department of Chemistry, Sophia University, Tokyo, Japan
  • 1990 Assistant Professor, Department of Biomolecular Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama, Japan
  • 2000 Associate Professor, Department of Biomolecular Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama, Japan
  • 2004 Professor, Institute for Materials Chemistry and Engineering, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
  • 2013 – Professor, Department of Biomolecular Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama, Japan

Areas of research interest:

1. Materials design for bionanotechnology employing DNA, peptide and lipid

2. Design and evaluation of gene / drug carrier systems

3. Development of a novel genotyping method

4. Molecular design of stimuli-responcive smart polymers

5. Preparation and characterization of cell-specific materials

Research keywords:

Polymers