Motohiko Sano is a Professor, Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology (TUMSAT), Japan. His research field is fish pathology. Professor Sano has actively participated in academic work. He has published many journal articles and book chapters
on topics such as diseases caused by viral pathogens: red sea bream iridovirus infection in marine fishes, rhabdovirus infection in marine and freshwater fishes and herpesvirus infection in cyprinids.Dr. Sano received a Ph.D in Fisheries Sciences
at Tokyo University of Fisheries (the predecessor of TUMSAT), Japan.