News


Investment in Trunk Solution Corporation (TSC)

SNBL has invested in Trunk Solution Corporation (TSC) and it has become an SNBL Group subsidiary company as of July 31, 2018.

 

TSC is a company that focuses research on  the best balanced posture. It markets science-supported health products including a patented wearable device to activate core muscles for those with neuromusculoskeletal conditions. TSC also offers services for physical therapy and corporate health programs.

 

This business partnership between SNBL and TSC will lead to improved health outcomes for many. This tie-up shows that SNBL Group is committed to freeing patients from suffering by supporting drug development and improving medical technology.

 

 

Wings of Dreams

SNBL Japan is proud to sponsor the Global Scientist Award “Wings of Dreams”, a scientific poster and presentation contest for students from elementary to high school age.

 

The contest is accepting submissions from June to October, and posters will be presented in person on November 4th. The topics will be varied, from physics to biology and mathematics. There will also be a keynote address from a robotics expert, Dr. Takayuki Furuta.

 

Community is a big part of SNBL Japan’s philosophy so it is an honor to be involved in an event aimed at raising children who are interested in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics).

 

 

Another Ophthalmologist

We are pleased to announce that Kengo Nishi has been awarded a diploma from the Japanese Society of Comparative and Veterinary Ophthalmology. Kengo is now a diplomate  of the Japanese College of Fundamental Ophthalmologists.

 

 

Ocular toxicology is a burgeoning field and SNBL Japan is committed to having the right equipment and the right people to evaluate ocular toxicology. Kengo is the second diplomate of the Japanese College of Fundamental Ophthalmologists at SNBL Japan, and his skills will add to our safety assessment program. We look forward to seeing him use his skills in future.

Congratulations!

We are proud to announce that Haruka Torihara, RDT has become a Japanese Teratology Society-approved Reproductive and Developmental Toxicologist. She joins the 6 other scientists who hold the RDT qualification at SNBL Japan.

 

The strength of SNBL’s DART program is thanks to the scientists who contribute to it. We are happy that Haruka’s contributions have been recognized and look forward to many more scientific contributions from her.

 

 

Health & Productivity Award 2018

SNBL Japan received the Health & Productivity Award 2018, presented by the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry. This award recognizes organizations which promote health in their region by implementing strategies to improve the health and productivity of their employees.

 

As part of its strategy to improve employee health, SNBL Japan has implemented Wellness Tourism seminars, a series of health challenges, and early cancer screenings. SNBL Japan will strive to continue these efforts and ensure that the recognition of our strategy is meaningful.