Nippon Gene Co., Ltd.
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NIPPON GENE manufactures Research tools, human IVDs, and non-human IVDs. NIPPON GENE was established in 1982 as the first biotechnology venture in Japan. “ NIPPON GENE ” was named by Dr. Frank Young (the former commissioner of FDA), who was the boss of Yuko Yoneda in the University of Rochester.

Research tools, human IVDs, and non-human IVDs

NIPPON GENE commits to contribute to health of human, amimals, plants, and earth (environment) by providing useful products with confidence and reliability.

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Company Profile

Company Name NIPPON GENE CO., LTD.
President Yuko Yoneda, Ph.D.
Established January 1982
Employees 124 (as of April, 2014)

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Head office 1-5, Kanda Nishikicho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0054 Japan
Toyama office
Enzyme Research Laboratory & factory
2-7-18, Toiya-machi, Toyama 930-0834 Japan
Tel +81-76-451-6548
Fax +81-76-451-6547
Office Hours 9:00 - 12:00 / 13:00 - 17:30 (Monday through Friday)
Immunological Research Laboratory 1-1-25, Arakawa, Toyama 930-0982 Japan
Fermentation Laboratory 1-1-25, Arakawa, Toyama 930-0982 Japan
Toyama factory 1-1-22, Arakawa, Toyama 930-0982 Japan

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January 1982 Established NIPPON GENE CO., LTD.
April 1982 Founded Enzyme Research Laboratory & Factory.
<Started Genomics Business>
April 1988 Founded Immunological Research Laboratory & Factory.
<Started Diagnostics Business>
Founded Fermentation Factory .
June 1995 Founded Toyama Factory.
June 2000 Established NIPPON GENETECH CO., LTD.
<Transcriptional Sequencing>
July 2001 Acquired ISO 9001 certification.
August 2001 Established NIPPON EGT CO., LTD.
<Oligo manufacturing (JV with Eurogentec) >
2006 Installed contract manufacturing factory
April 2007 Established GENETEIN CO., LTD.
<Contract manufacturing in clean rooms>
October 2010 Acquired ISO13485 certification.
March 2012 Established Nippon Gene Material Co.,Ltd.

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