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23 October 2018

Proffesor Yasumoto and CIFGA

Visiting CIFGA

Proffesor Yasumoto and CIFGA
Proffesor Yasumoto is internationally recognized for its outstanding achievements in the field of marine toxins.
It was a great honor and a big pleasure to meet him!
His contribution to the field of marine toxins, chemistry, analysis and seafood poisonings is internationally recognized:

1976, Award of Japanese Society of Fisheries Science
1987, Yoneda Memorial Lecturer 34th Toxin Symposium
1989, Special award by the 4th International Conference on Toxic Marine Phytoplankton
1992, Award of Japan Society for Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Agrochemistry
1994, P.J. Scheuer Award for Marine Natural Products Chemistry
1994, Naito Foundation Research Prize
1997, Japan Federation of Agricultural Science
1997, Yomiuri Prize for Agricultural Science
1999, Medal with Purple Ribbon from the Government of Japan
1999, Okinawa Times Award
2000, Honorary Ph.D., Kalmar University (Sweden)
2004, Imperial Prize
2004, Japan Academy Prize
2006, Ryukyu Shinpo Prize
2006, Nakanishi Prize (American Chemical Society / Chemical Society of Japan)
2010, Honoris Causa of the University of Vigo (Spain)
2013, Honorary Ph.D. Linnaeus University (Sweden)

Really deserved!!!!