About us

History

1972
Company founded by Kosaku "Casey" Iida to perform Technology Transfer in Global business in Akasaka, Minato-ku Tokyo
1974
Released water main pipe cleaning devise, Polly-Pig, from Girard Polly-Pig Inc., of Texas USA
1975
Licensed suspension solid purification equipment for water, Rotary Spitz, to Toyama Kikai K.K
1976
Released environmentally safe detergent, Bio-7, for Industrial market from California USA
1977
Founded Japan Girard Polly Pig Co., Ltd to manufacture Polly-Pig
1978
Released biological research reagent from Pel Freez Biologicals, Arkansas USA
1979
Appoint Korean distributor for Polly-Pig
1980
Licensed lime pH control system for water, Honest Limer, to Kreha Engineering
1982
Released customized antiserum production for In Vitro Diagnostics manufacture from Pel Freez Biologicals
1983
Approved as medical product importer by Ministry of Health and Welfare
1983
Approved as medical product wholesaler by Ministry of Health and Welfare
1983
Obtained In Vitro Diagnostic reagent approval from the Japanese government on Human Tissue Typing reagent, HLA Tray, from UCLA Terasaki Laboratory of California USA and released to Japanese market
1983
Appoint Singaporean distributor for Polly-Pig
1986
Released magnetic particle, Dynabeads, for bio-separation from Dynal A.S.(Life Technologies Corporation since 2005), Oslo Norway
1989
Move head office to Atago, Minato-ku Tokyo
1989
Founded Nihon Dynal K.K. Co., Ltd to maintain intellectual property right and market Dynabeads for industrial use
1989
Approved as medical devise dealer by Tokyo City government
1989
Approved as medical reagent dealer by Tokyo City government
1989
Approved as toxic reagent dealer by Tokyo City government
1990
Released Human Serum protein for research from Anapure Beijing, Beijing China
1992
Established "Friends of Leukemia Research Foundation" to support Leukemia research internationally
1993
Released Human Control Serum for Human In Vitro Diagnostics manufacture from Cliniqa Corporation, California USA
1994
Released colony assay media for hematology research from StemCell Technologies Inc, Vancouver Canada
1995
Released Uro Protein for medical raw materials from Guangzhou China
1996
Moved head office to Toranomon, Minato-ku Tokyo
1999
Shinsaku Iida named as Company President
2000
Licensed equipment for algae control of shallow lakes, Shallow Clean, for Kreha Engineering
2001
Released Human Hematopoietic Cells for research from AllCells LLC, California USA
2001
Licensed carcinostatic drugs from Napro Corporation
2001
Released HLA gene diagnostic kit using the Luminex xMAP Technology from One Lambda Inc. California USA
2002
Installed ONYX Customer Relation Management Software for use by Veritas
2002
Released microbiology antiserum from Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen Denmark
2003
Released mRNA quantification reagents using bDNA method from Panomics Corporation (Affimetrix since 2009), California USA
2006
Released Clinical Cytology reagent, Liqui-PREP, from LGM International, Inc., Florida USA
2006
Released Rapid Microbial Screening method from Celsis International BV, Illinois USA
2006
Obtained ISO 9001 certification
2008
Released Human Protein for In Vitro Diagnostic manufacture from Yashraj Biotech, Mumbai India
2008
Released miRNA reagents and instrument from Luminex Corporation, Texas USA
2009
Approved as Luminex Certified Service Provider for Luminex instrument field service
2009
Released Mono/polyclonal Antibodies for basic veterinary research from Kingfisher Biotech, Inc, Minnesota USA
2009
Released novel Rapid DNA and RNA Extraction kit from Released ZyGEM Corporation Ltd, Hamilton, New Zealand
2010
Released hepatocyte for pharmaceutical company from Celsis in Vitro Technologies, Maryland USA
2010
Released recombinant laminins for cell biology from Biolamina AB, Stockholm Sweden
2010
Released molecular diagnostics reagents (RUO in Japan) from Invivoscribe Technologies Inc, California USA
2010
Released contract service from Epistem Ltd, Manchester UK
2010
Released hollow fiber bio reactor from FiberCell Systems Inc, Maryland USA
2011
Released flow cytometry for large particles from Union Biometrica Inc, Massachusetts USA
2011
Released soft surface cell culture dish for cell biology from Matrigen, LLC, Massachusetts USA
2011
Released infectious disease antibody tools for In Vitro Diagnostic manufacture from ViroStat, Inc, Maine USA
2011
Released novel cell culture bag from Lampire Biological Laboratories, Inc, Pennsylvania USA
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