Daisuke Takahashi, PhDSenior Principal Researcher, Research Institute for Bioscience Products & Fine Chemicals at Ajinomoto Co. Inc.
Dr. Takahashi graduated Nihon University and earned Ph.D degree in 2012 from Gifu pharmaceutical University. After joining AJINOMOTO Co., Inc., He worked as a process chemist in amino acids, nucleosides and heterocyclic chemistry fields. He published on more than 10 scientific papers and 50 of patents so far. He commenced to research regarding peptide chemistry in 2005 and is originator of AJIPHASE® technology which combines both strong points of solid-phase and liquid-phase chemistry for peptide and oligonucleotide. He earned the International Symposium on Process Chemistry award in 2011. He is currently working on oligonucleotide and peptide chemistry as a leader of R&D in AJINOMOTO.