Jichi Medical University

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Jichi Medical University
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Jichi Medical University
Established 1972
Location Shimotsuke, Tochigi, Japan
Website http://www.jichi.ac.jp/

Jichi Medical University (自治医科大学?, Jichi ika daigaku) is a private university in Shimotsuke, Tochigi, Japan, established in 1972. In 2008 the Gates Foundation awarded $100,000 to Hiroyuki Matsuoka, a medical researcher at the university, to do research on flying syringes.[1]

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  1. ^ Flying Syringes and Other Bold Ideas, The Washington Post, October 23, 2008

Coordinates: 36°23′59.1″N 139°51′37.9″E / 36.399750°N 139.860528°E / 36.399750; 139.860528