International Society of Hypertension

Yusuke Kobayashi interview - January new investigator of the month

Join us in congratulating our January 2017 ISH New Investigator of the month, Yusuke Kobayashi of the Yokosuka City Hospital, Yokohama City University Graduate School of Medicine and Kobayashi Medical Clinic, Japan.

Yusuke Kobayashi is First Assistant Manager, Department of Nephrology, Yokosuka City Hospital, Visiting Researcher, Department of Medical Science and Cardiorenal Medicine, Yokohama City University Graduate School of Medicine, and Director, The Kobayashi Medical Clinic, Japan.  

His research focuses on the genetics of hypertension and cardiovascular disease and his PhD research project was "“To clarify the relationship between hypertension and its candidate gene, ATP2B1, using conditional knockout mice.”

Yusuke's proudest moment to date was winning the Austin Doyle Award at the 26th Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Hypertension (Hypertension Seoul 2016).

 

Read the full interview with Yusuke Kobayashi.

 

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