Journal of Nephrology & Therapeutics

ISSN: 2161-0959

Open Access

Kenichi Watanabe

Kenichi Watanabe

Kenichi Watanabe Department of Clinical Pharmacology Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences Niigata University of Pharmacy and Applied Life Sciences Japan


Dr. Kenichi WATANABE is a professor of Niigata University of Applied Life Sciences (NUPALS). He obtained his MD in 1974 followed by a Medical PhD from Niigata Medical University Japan in 1985 and a Pharmaceutical PhD from Shizuoka Prefectural University Japan in 1995. After the finishing his PhD course, he worked at Niigata Kuwana Hospital and Tsubame-Rosai Hospital Japan as a head of the department of internal medicine and cardiology. He has done contributory works in the field of cardiology, heart failure, hypertension, diabetes mellitus, immunology and cell biology with Pool Wilson, head of National HeartLung Institution London. In 1997, he has joined NUPALS as a professor. Since then, he has been interested in the mechanisms of the cellular response against oxidative stress, cardiology, hypertension, diabetes mellitus, immunology. His mottos are “Understanding the Past, Predicting the Future” and “From Niigata Japan to the World”

Research Interest

Cardiology, Heart failure, Hypertension, Diabetes mellitus, immunology and cell biology

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