Biography of Prof. Yoneyama

Mitsutoshi Yoneyama
1988 Graduate Waseda University, Japan
1992-1993 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Research Fellowship for Young Scientists (DC2)
1993 PhD Biology, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
1993-2006 Research Scientist, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science, Tokyo, Japan
2006-2010 Associate Professor, Institute for Virus Research, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
2007-2011 Research Scientist, PRESTO, Japan Science and Technology Agency, Saitama, Japan
2010- Professor, Medical Mycology Research Center, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
2022- Professor, Research Institute of Disaster Medicine, Chiba University, Chiba, Japan



  • Young Scientist Award of JSICR (2005)
  • Highly Cited Researchers 2014

Academic Society

  • The Molecular Biology Society of Japan (MBSJ)
  • Japanese Society of Immunology (ISI)
  • Japanese Society of Interferon & Cytokine Research (JSICR)
  • Japanese Society for Virology
  • The RNA Society of Japan