In memory of Professor Teiji Tsuruta; great mentor in polymeric biomaterials

@article{Kikuchi2017InMO,
  title={In memory of Professor Teiji Tsuruta; great mentor in polymeric biomaterials},
  author={Akihiko Kikuchi and Nobuhiko Yui and Stuart L. Cooper and Kazunori Kataoka},
  journal={Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition},
  year={2017},
  volume={28},
  pages={879 - 880}
}
Professor Teiji Tsuruta, the emeritus professor of the University of Tokyo and the Founding Editor of the Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition, passed away at age of 95 on 18 September 2015. We express our heartfelt condolences and remember the impact he had on so many lives. Professor Tsuruta was born in 1920, and graduated from Kyoto Imperial University (now Kyoto University) in December 1941. He was appointed as an associate professor in 1951, before becoming a full professor at… Expand