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09.12 - Masayo Takahashi elected international member of the US National Academy of Medicine

RIKEN news release, December 1, 2017

08.12 - MAFF’s Forestry Research Institute might develop non-allergenic cedar trees by genome editing

Nikkei Biotech news release, December 8, 2017

07.12 - Karydo TherapeutiX offers D-iOrgans Atlas, a body-wide dataset on drug interactions

JST news release, December 7, 2017

07.12 - JST team develops rescue drones based on sound detection

JST news release, December 7, 2017

07.12 - Mouse experiments suggest fast and sensitive detection of breast cancer using a fluorescent probe

Nikkei Biotech, December 7, 2017

06.12 - Public-private consortium develops mass production of mini-livers from iPS cells

AMED news release, December 6, 2017

05.12 - Kagome introduces double functional tomato J product line

Kagome news release, December 5, 2017

01.12 - Daiichi Sankyo turns Kitasato vaccine joint venture into wholly owned subsidiary

Daiichi Sanky news release, December 1, 2017

30.11 - RIKEN team achieves cleavage of carbon-nitrogen bonds with TiH2 under mild condidtions

RIKEN news release, November 30, 2017

29.11 - Konica Minolta steps into health monitoring using tunneling magnetoresistance (TMR)

JST news release, November 29, 2017

29.11 - Mitsubishi Chemicals will start clinical trials with Muse cells in FY2017

Nikkei Biotech, November 29, 2017

29.11 - Tokyo team achieves in-vivo transplantation of iPS-derived nephron progenitor cells to functional kidney cells in animal experiments

S. Yamanaka et al. Nature doi:10.1038/s41467-017-01922-5

26.11 - "Kobe Eye Center" opens, specialized in iPS-related ophthalmology

22.11 - Kyoto's CiRA establishs screening system for Alzheimer (AD)-related drugs

AMED news release, November 22, 2017

21.11 - New inducible mouse model for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)

Nikkei Biotech, November 21, 2017

21.11 - Genomix Co. raises 1 billion Yen by 3d party allotment

20.11 - Tezumak Co. introduces improved version of RODEM wheelchair

NEDO news release, November 20, 2017

17.11 - NEDO consortium finds new high performance porous thermoelectric materials

NEDO news release, November 17, 2017

17.11 - TherMAT and Furukawa Electric Industry develop novel U-shaped module for thermoelectric conversion

NEDO news release, November 17, 2017

16.11 - RIKEN’s Shoubou (iris) system B is number 1 energy-saver among world’s top 500 supercomputers

RIKEN news release, November 16, 2017

16.11 - METI launches study group on dialogue among ventures and investors

Nikkei Biotech news release, November 16, 2017

16.11 - Naked mole rats, which exhibit anti-aging and cancer resistance features, selected as novel test animals in Kumamoto

Nikkei Biotech news release, November 15, 2017

16.11 - Teijin offers wearable electrode cloth which measures ECG

Teijin news release, November 16, 2017

14.11 - Otsuka Pharmaceutical and US Proteus Digital Health get FDA permission for first „digital drug“ incorporating a sensor

Otsuka Pharmaceutical news release, November 14, 2017

14.11 - NEDO starts new program on carbon capture and utilization (CCU) technologies

NEDO news release, November 14, 2017
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