History

  • October 2006
    Established a company aiming to develop new drugs based on the discovery of bone marrow multi-potent stem cell mobilization factors identified by Professor Katsuto Tamai of the Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University.
  • April 2007
    Started collaborative research with Osaka University.
  • October 2008
    Won a research grant from Japan Science & Technology Agency (JST), Industry-Academic Collaborative Seed Innovation Program.
  • December 2009
    Won a research grant from JST, “A-STEP (Adaptable and Seamless Technology Transfer Program through Target-driven R&D)”
  • April 2010
    Set up a laboratory in Saito Bio Incubator. Expanded the drug efficacy testing capability using disease model animals.
  • November 2011
    Won a research grant from JST, “A-STEP (Adaptable and Seamless Technology Transfer Program through Target-driven R&D)”
  • June 2012
    Opened Kobe Lab in Port Island, Kobe. Expanded the capacity to perform drug efficacy tests using disease model animals.
  • July 2013
    Expanded the laboratory in Saikyo Bio Incubator, expanded animal experiment facilities and absorbed the function of Kobe Lab.
  • December 2013
    Won a research grant from JST, “A-STEP (Adaptable and Seamless Technology Transfer Program through Target-driven R&D)”.
    Supported doctor-initiated clinical trials in Osaka University, in collaboration with an early and exploratory clinical trial facilities development project by The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare.
  • December 2013
    Increased capital by third party allotment.
  • April 2014
    Adopted as a joint research project of The Center of Medical Innovation and Translational Research (CoMIT), Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine.
  • May 2014
    Won a research grant from the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), Innovation Commercialization Venture Support Project.
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