Yoshiji Takemoto

Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyoto University
Professor (PharmD)

E-mail takemoto@pharm.kyoto-u.ac.jp
TEL +81-75-753-4528
FAX +81-75-753-4569


Education

  • 1983.3 PharmB, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Osaka University
  • 1985.3 PharmM, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Osaka University
  • 1988.3 PharmD, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Osaka University

Professional Experience

  • 1988.4 Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Chemistry, Florida University
  • 1989.4 Postdoctoral Fellow, Sagami Chemical Research Center
  • 1990.4 Research Associate, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Osaka University
  • 1998.2 Associate Professor, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyoto University
  • 2000.4 Professor, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Kyoto University

Fields of Expertise

Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Organometallic Chemistry

Research Interests

  • Asymmetric reactions based on organometallic compounds
  • Organic synthesis with minimal environmental impacts
  • Total synthesis of bioactive natural products
  • Unique heterocycles for drug discoveries

Selected Awards

  • 1992 Project Award in Synthetic Organic Chemistry
  • 1994 The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan Award for Young Scientists, Kansai Branch
  • 2007 Tetrahedron Letters Most Cited Paper 2004-2007 Award(Elsevier Ltd (Oxford, UK))
  • 2007 Research Front Award 2007(Thomson Scientific Thomson Corporation K.K.)
  • 2009 The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan Award for Divisional Scientific Promotion 2009
  • 2021 The Pharmaceutical Society of Japan Award 2021

 

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