Update date: Jun. 11, 2021
5-9-1 Shirokane, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-8641 Japan
Organization/Research department name (17)：
School of Parmaceutical Sciences
School of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences
School of Medicine
School of Fisheries Sciences
School of Nursing
Purpose of establishment：
Educational Foundation Kitasato Gakuen established as a memorial project for 50th anniversary of Kitasato Institute. Kitasato University, Faculty of Hygiene (Departments of Chemistry and Hygiene)
Faculty of Pharmacology (Department of Pharmacology) established.
Department of Drug Manufacturing established in Faculty of Pharmacology.
Faculty of Animal Husbandry (Departments of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Husbandry) established.
Graduate School, Division of Hygiene, Master Course established.
Dr. KITASATO Shibasaburo is famous for his pure culture
of Clostridium tetani, discovery of tetanus toxin,
study of tetanus immunology, and establishment of a new
field of therapy, called serotherapy. Spirits of
"pioneering, gratitude, wisdom and practice, and
unyielding," which were realized through Dr. KITASATO's
research activities, were inherited by foundation of
this University. The University contributes to progress
of scholastic culture and welfare and hygiene of
society, by education and research of deep theory and
wide application of life sciences, based on the spirits
of Dr. KITASATO Shibasaburo.
Education and research at university and graduate school
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