Friday, 28 July 2017

Japan News

  • Researchers create a unique system for drug delivery

    Japan |  News | 0 Comment | 28 Jul, 2017

    In an attempt to produce a better drug delivery system, researchers from Kumamoto University in Japan are focusing on a transdermal protein delivery system. There are multiple techniques cu...Read more

  • Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma to buy Neuroderm for $1.1 B

    Japan |  News | 0 Comment | 26 Jul, 2017

    Japan's Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma is acquiring Israeli drug maker Neuroderm for $1.1 billion in cash as part of a strategy to grow its business in the U.S. The Japanese drugmaker would leve...Read more

  • Japan MHLW grants marketing approval for RA treatment

    Japan |  News | 0 Comment | 18 Jul, 2017

    Eli Lilly and Company and Incyte Corporation announced that Japan’s Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare (MHLW) granted marketing approval for Olumiant (baricitinib) 2-mg and 4-mg ta...Read more

  • Malaysia, Japan ink deal to promote UHC

    Japan |  News | 0 Comment | 18 Jul, 2017

    With a view to promote cooperation in Universal Health Coverage (UHC), Malaysia and Japan has inked a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC)  in the Field of Healthcare. The MOC was signed af...Read more

  • Scientists develop skin sensor to monitor health

    Japan |  News | 0 Comment | 18 Jul, 2017

    Scientists at the University of Tokyo, Japan have developed a hypoallergenic, breathable sensor that can be worn on the skin continuously for a week without discomfort, and may pave the way...Read more

  • Solasia announces Episil approval in Japan

    Japan |  News | 0 Comment | 10 Jul, 2017

    Solasia Pharma K.K. announced that episil (SP-03) has been approved for the management of pain and relief of pain, soothing oral lesions including oral mucositis/stomatitis caused by chemot...Read more

  • European VC invests in Japan's Anaeropharma Science

    Japan |  News | 0 Comment | 06 Jul, 2017

     Singapore: According to a recent announcement, Japanese biopharmaceutical company Anaeropharma Science has received a $13.1 million investment from Seventure Partners, Europe’s ...Read more

  • Japanese regulators grant additional approval for the sale of Ipsen's rare cancer drug in Japan

    Japan |  News | 1 Comment | 04 Jul, 2017

    Bringing in much needed relief for millions of gastroenteropancreatic neuroendocrine cancer patients, the Japanese regulators have approved the sale of the drug Somatuline by Teijin pharma ...Read more

  • Shimadzu expands joint research in China

    Japan |  News | 0 Comment | 28 Jun, 2017

    Shimadzu will undertake more joint research in China with local universities and institutes, seeing more openings for its precision instruments in fields including food products and medical...Read more

  • Japan’s Z- Works raises funding

    Japan |  News | 0 Comment | 28 Jun, 2017

    Tokyo-based Z-Works, the Japanese startup developing IoT (Internet of Things) healthcare monitoring solutions especially for elderly care, has secured 400 million yen (about $3.6 million) i...Read more

  • Takeda, Biological E ink pact to develop and commercialize vaccines

    Japan |  News | 0 Comment | 27 Jun, 2017

    Singapore: Japan’s Takeda pharmaceuticals have inked two licensing pacts with Biological E for development and delivery of affordable combination vaccines for low and middle-income co...Read more

  • Canopy Biosciences Announces Distribution Agreement with Cosmo Bio

    Japan |  News | 0 Comment | 23 Jun, 2017

    Canopy Biosciences, an emerging provider of gene editing and personalized medicine technologies, announced a distributor agreement with Cosmo Bio Co., Ltd. for its TUNR Flexible Gene Editin...Read more

  • Plant based medicine to treat Alzheimer’s

    Japan |  News | 1 Comment | 21 Jun, 2017

    Japanese scientists at the University of Toyama have developed a method to isolate and identify active compounds in plant medicines, which accurately accounts for drug behavior in the body....Read more

  • Nanosonics expands into Japan

    Japan |  News | 0 Comment | 19 Jun, 2017

    Nanosonics Limited has announced it has entered into Japan, through a strategic relationship with infection prevention company Sakura Seiki Co. Ltd. The medical development company says it...Read more

  • Nanosonics partners with Sakura Seiki

    Japan |  News | 0 Comment | 19 Jun, 2017

    Nanosonics has entered into a strategic relationship with Sakura Seiki Co. Ltd, one of Japan’s leading organisations in infection prevention, for the introduction of trophon EPR into ...Read more

  • Shimadzu launches new analytical balances

    Japan |  News | 0 Comment | 05 Jun, 2017

    Shimadzu announced the addition of three high-sensitivity semi-micro analytical balances to its AP-W series lineup. The new models, AP135W, AP125WD, and AP225WD, feature a minimum reading o...Read more

  • Shimadzu in agreement with Phytronix

    Japan |  News | 0 Comment | 05 Jun, 2017

    Shimadzu, one of the world's fastest growing mass spectrometry companies, and Phytronix, world leader in high throughput analysis in mass spectrometry, have signed an agreement to offer the...Read more

  • Japan's Maz World opens lab in Hong Kong

    Japan |  News | 0 Comment | 29 May, 2017

    Seeing a big opportunity in China for bird-flu masks and skin care products, Japanese biotech startup Maz World has opened a research and development center in Hong Kong. Maz World, which ...Read more

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