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.


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.



Exhibition at the 4th Regenerative Medicine Expo & Conference Japan

We will host a joint exhibition with KOBE Biomedical Innovation Cluster at the 4th Regenerative Medicine Expo & Conference Japan held at INTEX Osaka on Wednesday, February 21 to Friday, February 23, 2018.



At the technical seminar on February 22, we will provide useful information to aid your cell/gene therapy R&D efforts. The presentation will introduce our preclinical services for evaluation of safety, tumorigenicity, biodistribution, and efficacy. We will also introduce our state-of-the-art technology in the ophthalmologic field. We are looking forward to your visit.

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Exhibition Title:      4th Regenerative Medicine Expo & Conference Japan

Dates:                   February 21 [Wed] - 23 [Fri], 2018

Venue:                  INTEX Osaka, Japan

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Recently, Akiko Moriyama and Asami Urashima have passed the boards of the Japanese College of Veterinary Pathology. With the addition of these two pathologists, SNBL has 14 board-certified veterinary pathologists. Their dedication to their craft has helped improve our pathology program and deliver high quality results to our clients.

Congratulations, Akiko and Asami!