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05 April 2017: Sysmex Establishes New Company, Sysmex Harmony, to Promote the Employment of People with Disabilities

Sysmex Corporation (HQ: Kobe, Japan; Chairman and CEO: Hisashi Ietsugu) announces the establishment of a new company, Sysmex Harmony Co., Ltd., to promote the employment of people with disabilities.

03 April 2017: Encouraging Leading-Edge Cancer Research through Department of International Clinical Cancer Research

Sysmex Corporation (HQ: Kobe, Japan; Chairman and CEO: Hisashi Ietsugu) and National University Corporation Kobe University (Location: Kobe, Japan; President: Hiroshi Takeda) announce the establishment of two funded courses to encourage leading-edge cancer research at the Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, as Department of International Clinical Cancer Research.

09 February 2017: Sysmex Enters into Cancer and Rare Diseases Research Collaboration Agreement with the University of Tokyo

Sysmex Corporation (HQ: Kobe, Japan; Chairman and CEO: Hisashi Ietsugu) and the University of Tokyo (Location: Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo; President: Makoto Gonokami) have entered into a research collaboration agreement involving the development of a target gene panel1. The objective is to analyze lung cancer, sarcoma and other specified types of diseases, and analyze genetic mutations related to rare diseases2 with a view to the clinical application of genomic medicine.

08 February 2017: Nelson Marlborough joins South Island shared electronic medical record

Clinicians at Nelson Marlborough District Health Board now have access to diagnostic test results and other clinical documents stored the South Island’s shared Eclair clinical data repository, following the recent implementation of the Health Connect South clinical information portal. The go live of the system at NMDHB means that all five South Island DHBs are […]

22 January 2017: Sysmex Selected as One of 2017 Global 100’s Most Sustainable Companies

Sysmex Corporation (HQ: Kobe, Japan; Chairman and CEO: Hisashi Ietsugu) has been selected as one of the 2017 Global 100’s Most Sustainable Companies in the World, a ranking conducted by Canadian publisher Corporate Knights, for the second consecutive year.

29 November 2016: 2016 Sysmex User Group Conference – Recognise, Discover and Participate

Delegates, speakers and Sysmex staff travelled from all corners of the globe, converging on Queenstown for the 11th Biennial Sysmex User Group Conference, held on the 6th and 7th of October. The two-day conference was packed with innovative speakers who inspired all attendees to look to the future and focus on where healthcare is headed, […]

14 November 2016: Sysmex Wins Awards in 2016 Kinki Local Commendations for Inventions

Sysmex Corporation (HQ: Kobe, Japan; Chairman and CEO: Hisashi Ietsugu) received several awards at the 2016 Kinki1 Local Commendations for Inventions, sponsored by the Japan Institute of Invention and Innovation. Local commendations for inventions, which are awarded to inventors who create superior technologies and designs, have a history dating back to 1921.

29 August 2016: Sysmex Wins the 14th Annual Merit Award from the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry for Collaborative Achievement Between Industry, Academia and Government

Sysmex Corporation (HQ: Kobe, Japan; Chairman & CEO: Hisashi Ietsugu) has received the 14th Annual Merit Award from the Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry for Collaborative Achievement Between Industry, Academia and Government for the practical realization of a system for diagnosing hepatic fibrosis using glycosylation, developed in collaboration with the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, or AIST (Tsukuba HQ: Tsukuba, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan; President: Ryoji Chubachi).

16 May 2016: Sysmex Asia Pacific establishes Branch in Myanmar
25 April 2016: Sysmex Provides Donation for Kumamoto Earthquake Relief

Sysmex Corporation (HQ: Kobe, Japan; Chairman and CEO: Hisashi Ietsugu) extends its heartfelt sympathy to those affected by the severe earthquakes that struck Kumamoto prefecture on April 14th and after.