Program-Specific Professor / PI / Research Administrative Director
Kazumitsu Ueda Kazumitsu Ueda
Molecular mechanism of ABC proteins which protect the human body and maintain optimal health.
What I like about my science
Many times, ABC proteins have overturned long-standing ideas held by scientists.
Researcher Q & A
Where are you from?
Kobe City, Hyogo Prefecture
Why did you become a researcher?
I wanted to understand myself and my body.
What is your favorite experiment, theory, device, reagent, lab equipment? Why do you like it?
Cholesterol transport experiment by ABC proteins.
Few research groups in the world can perform this experiment.
What is your hobby?
I started to practice Aikido when I became 60 years old.