Daisuke Yamamoto has completed his PhD in 2006 at Kitasato University (Prof. Toshiaki Sunazuka). Subsequently, he became a researcher at the Kitasato Institute (Prof. Satoshi Ōmura) and joined the group of Prof. Barry M. Trost at Stanford University, as a postdoctoral fellow. In 2008, he started his academic career as an Assistant Professor at Kitasato University. His research focuses on the development of redox reactions with attendant applications in biologically active molecules.
Chemistry: development of redox reactions and applications in biologically active molecules