Sysmex Corporation (HQ: Kobe, Japan; Chairman and CEO: Hisashi Ietsugu) has established a new subsidiary in Egypt and will begin conducting direct sales and services with the aim of expanding its business in the Middle East.
Sysmex Corporation (HQ: Kobe, Japan: Chairman and CEO: Hisashi Ietsugu), the Foundation for Biomedical Research and Innovation at Kobe1 (Location: Kobe, Japan; President: Tasuku Honjo) and Kyoto University (Location: Kyoto, Japan; President: Juichi Yamagiwa) have begun joint research related to the Drug Discovery Innovation Program: Developing Technologies for Diagnosing Immunological Diseases, which the Foundation is promoting. Through joint research, the three organizations aim to create a diagnostic system that will enable the early detection of autoimmune disease and chronic inflammatory disease.
Sysmex Corporation (HQ: Kobe, Japan; Chairman and CEO: Hisashi Ietsugu) announces the launch of the Gene Amplification Detector RD-200 and the LYNOAMP™CK19 gene-amplification reagent, new products in its system for the rapid detection of cancer lymph node metastasis using the OSNA™ method1 developed by the Company. We will launch these products in Japan and plan a gradual rollout to other markets. By providing a new system with an enhanced sample processing capacity, we aim to promote the further popularization of the detection of cancer lymph node metastasis using the OSNA™ method, as well as contributing to the standardization of healthcare.
Sysmex Corporation (HQ: Kobe, Japan; Chairman and CEO: Hisashi Ietsugu) announces plans to establish the Bio-Diagnostic Reagent Center to boost the Company’s competitiveness and provide a stable supply of “diagnostic reagents using proteins and substances derived from living organisms” (bio-diagnostic reagents) by handling the integrated process from procurement of substances, and the development, production to distribution of bio-diagnostic reagents. Through this facility, Sysmex aims to expand its activities related to the fields of hemostasis, immunochemistry, life science and others.
Sysmex Corporation (HQ: Kobe, Japan; Chairman and CEO: Hisashi Ietsugu) employee Junya Inoue has been selected to receive the Medal with Purple Ribbon, medals of honor to be bestowed in spring 2018, for the development of an automated urinalysis analyzer using flow cytometry technology1. The award ceremony and ceremony of imperial conferment is scheduled for Tuesday, May 15, 2018.
Sysmex Corporation (HQ: Kobe, Japan; Chairman and CEO: Hisashi Ietsugu) responded to a call by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) for proposals under the second fiscal 2017 Collaboration Program with the Private Sector for Disseminating Japanese Technology for Social and Economic Development of Developing Countries. Sysmex’s proposal “Dissemination of Automated Urinalysis Diagnosis technology in the Republic of Ghana” was selected.
Sysmex Corporation (HQ: Kobe, Japan; Chairman and CEO: Hisashi Ietsugu) announces its accreditation under the international standard ISO Guide 34 (General requirements for the competence of reference material producers). It is important for laboratories to ensure traceability, in order to ensure the quality of their test results. Laboratories ensure traceability through routine calibration and quality control. The standard materials used in this calibration are referred to as “reference materials.” Certification under ISO Guide 34 provides international verification that Sysmex possesses the technical competence to supply reference materials of an appropriate quality.
Sysmex Corporation (HQ: Kobe, Japan; Chairman and CEO: Hisashi Ietsugu) offers a new network solution, Caresphere,™ to provide new value through the intelligent use of information by people involved in testing and healthcare, with a view to accelerating the future use of information in healthcare. Caresphere™ creates an environment for linking and analyzing a variety of information from testing instruments and laboratory information systems1 in real time, seamlessly and safely in one platform. Through Caresphere,™ Sysmex will support the resolution from a new dimension of issues faced by customers around the world.
Sysmex Corporation (HQ: Kobe, Japan; Chairman and CEO: Hisashi Ietsugu) celebrated the 50th anniversary of its establishment on February 20, 2018. We offer our heartfelt appreciation for the support of our customers and all other stakeholders since the time of our establishment in 1968.
The Tokyo-based Nakatani Foundation for Advancement of Measuring Technologies in Biomedical Engineering announced 2 recipients of The Nakatani Award, 38 recipients of its Technology Development Research Grants and 2 recipients of its Investigative Research Grants for fiscal 2017.