Friday, 03 April 2020

Japan News

  • Sucampo gets $15 mn payment from Abbott

    Japan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 12 Dec, 2012

    Singapore: Sucampo Pharmaceuticals' subsidiary SPL has received a $15 million milestone payment from Abbott's subsidiary, Abbott Japan, pursuant to the existing license, commercialization ...Read more

  • Scotland approves Eisai's Fycompa

    Japan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 24 Apr, 2013

    Singapore: Eisai announched that Scotland's health technology assessment (HTA) body, the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC), has approved Eisai's AMPA receptor antagonist Fycompa (perampa...Read more

  • Zoll establishes Japanese subsidiary

    Japan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Oct, 2012

    Singapore: ZOLL Medical, a manufacturer of medical devices and related software solutions and a wholly owned US subsidiary of Asahi Kasei, has established Asahi Kasei ZOLL Medical Corporat...Read more

  • RLS, Parkinson's drug Neupro gets Japanese nod

    Japan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Dec, 2012

    Singapore: The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) has approved Neupro (rotigotine transdermal patch) for the treatment of Parkinson's disease (PD) and for the symptomat...Read more

  • AVEO, Astellas cancer drug gets FDA nod

    Japan |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Nov, 2012

    Singapore: AVEO Oncology and Astellas Pharma announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for filing the New Drug Application (NDA) for tivozanib with the propo...Read more

  • Mundipharma, Shionogi tie up for pain treatment in Japan

    Japan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 Nov, 2013

    Singapore: Mundipharma has entered a license agreement with Japan-based Shionogi for the exclusive rights to develop, manufacture and commercialize the abuse deterrent formulation of Oxycod...Read more

  • Japan approves pioneering stem cell study for heart disease

    Japan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 1 Comment | 17 Sep, 2012

    Singapore: Cytori Therapeutics announced that a 40-patient, multi-center investigator-sponsored and funded clinical study in Japan using the Celution System has been approved under the Min...Read more

  • Isogenica appoints CTC Lab Systems to tap Japan

    Japan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 May, 2012

    Singapore: Isogenica has appointed CTC Laboratory Systems (CTCLS) of Tokyo, Japan, to represent its business in Japan. CTCLS is a leading force in the pharmaceutical research market in Japa...Read more

  • ThermoGenesis sells product line to Asahi

    Japan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 03 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: ThermoGenesis, a leading supplier of enabling technologies for the processing, storage and administration of cell therapies, has sold its CryoSeal Fibrin Sealant System wound car...Read more

  • Sanford-Burnham, Daiichi form new alliance

    Japan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 May, 2014

    Singapore: US based Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute and Japan's Daiichi Sankyo have formed a three year discovery and pre-clinical drug development partnership for cardiovascular...Read more

  • Takeda strives to enter Europe's type 2 diabetes market

    Japan |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Jun, 2012

    Singapore: Japan-based Takeda Global Research & Development Centre has received confirmation of the acceptance of submissions of marketing authorisation applications (MAAs) from the Eur...Read more

  • Bangkok to adopt Japanese technology to treat cancer

    Japan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Nov, 2014

    Singapore: Thailand hospital is planning to introduce Japanese cancer therapy technology using a heavy ion beam to treat cancer. The therapy involves targeting a beam of heavy ions at cance...Read more

  • Novartis under fire from Tasigna allegations

    Japan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 14 May, 2014

    Singapore: Swiss giant Novartis Pharma's Japanese arm has prompted the Japanese health ministry to launch an investigation under possible violation of the pharmaceutical affairs law. It has...Read more

  • Genmab in research deal with Kyowa Hakko Kirin

    Japan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Dec, 2012

    Singapore: Genmab has entered into a research collaboration with Japan-based Kyowa Hakko Kirin to create bispecific antibodies using Genmab's DuoBody technology. If successful, the parties ...Read more

  • Japanese-Thai program to fund three projects

    Japan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Jul, 2012

    Singapore: Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) and the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) have developed a scheme for joint funding of Japanese-Thai cooperativ...Read more

  • Daiichi seeks approval for influenza antiviral in Japan

    Japan |  Regulatory | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 19 Nov, 2012

    Singapore: Daiichi Sankyo has submitted an application for a partial label change in Japan to manufacture and market the influenza antiviral product Inavir Dry Powder Inhaler (laninamivir o...Read more

  • Mitsubishi and Daiichi Sankyo to launch diabetes drug in Japan

    Japan |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Aug, 2012

    Singapore: Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma and Daiichi Sankyo will launch selective DPP-4 inhibitor Tenelia 20mg tablets (teneligliptin hydrobromide hydrate tablets) in Japan on September 10, 2012...Read more

  • Pic Gallery - 7th in-Pharma Japan and 26th Interphex Japan

    Japan |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 05 Aug, 2013

    7th in-Pharma Japan and 26th Interphex Japan, which was held from July 10-12, 2013, at Tokyo Big Sight, Japan...Read more