Eisai and Biogen Inc. Announce U.S. FDA Grants Breakthough Therapy Designation for Lecanemab (BAN2401)

TOKYO, Jun 24, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. and Biogen Inc. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthough Therapy designation for lecanemab (BAN2401), an investigational anti-amyloid beta (Abeta) protofibril antibody for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Breakthrough Therapy designation is an FDA program […]

Hitachi ABB Power Grids teams up with BW Ideol to take offshore wind power into deeper waters

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND, Jun 24, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hitachi ABB Power Grids announced today it has signed a memorandum of understanding with BW Ideol, a global leader and internationally recognized pioneer in floating offshore wind. The agreement relates to the global acceleration of delivering a market-ready floating substation offering and solution. A […]

Anticancer Agent “Tazverik Tablets 200mg” (Tazemetostat Hydrobromide) Approved In Japan For EZH2 Gene Mutation-positive Follicular Lymphoma

TOKYO, Jun 23, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that it has obtained manufacturing and marketing approval for the EZH2 inhibitor “Tazverik Tablets 200 mg” (tazemetostat hydrobromide) in Japan with the indication of relapsed or refractory EZH2 gene mutation-positive follicular lymphoma (only when standard treatment is not applicable). This […]

DENSO Invests in Seurat Technologies to Accelerate Development of Metal Additive Manufacturing

KARIYA, JAPAN, Jun 23, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – DENSO, a leading mobility supplier, today announced it invested in Seurat Technologies, participating in the metal additive manufacturer’s Series B funding round. The investment will help speed the development and commercialization of Seurat’s patented additive manufacturing technology and is DENSO’s latest move to bolster […]

Woven Alpha Automated Mapping Platform and Mitsubishi Fuso Collaborate on Latest HD Mapping Technology for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems Functionality

TOKYO, Jun 23, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Woven Alpha, Inc. (“Woven Alpha”), a group company of Woven Planet Holdings, Inc. (“Woven Planet”), a subsidiary of Toyota Motor Corporation (“Toyota”), has agreed to collaborate with Mitsubishi Fuso Truck and Bus Corporation (“MFTBC”) to explore and advance safety for Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (“ADAS”) […]

Fujitsu Demonstrates High Performance Simulations for Industrial Use Cases with Commercial Applications on the World’s Fastest Supercomputer, Fugaku

TOKYO, Jun 23, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu Limited successfully leveraged on the world’s fastest supercomputer, Fugaku, to demonstrate the feasibility of high performance, large-scale, very high-definition analyses with commercial applications widely used in the industrial field for simulations including fluid dynamics. The trials were conducted in collaboration with a number of […]

Fujitsu, City of Kawasaki Strengthen Cooperation to Realize a Sustainable “Future City”

KAWASAKI, Japan, Jun 23, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu Limited and the City of Kawasaki today announced plans to strengthen their collaboration around digital technologies amidst rapid societal and environmental change to present novel solutions to the various challenges confronting communities, including the threats posed by climate change and COVID-19. Today’s agreement […]

NEC to Jointly Develop RIC for Advanced Operations of Open RAN with NTT DOCOMO

TOKYO, Jun 22, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced the joint development of RAN Intelligent Controllers (RIC) with NTT DOCOMO, INC. (DOCOMO) in support of intelligent Radio Access Networks (RAN). The two companies are aiming to reduce RAN operational costs, improve performance, and reduce power consumption through the […]

Fujitsu Japan Embarks on Joint Research for COVID-19 Therapies Using World’s Fastest Supercomputer with Researchers of RCAST, The University of Tokyo

TOKYO, Jun 22, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu Japan Limited today announced that it will initiate a new research project with a research team led by Takefumi Yamashita, Project Associate Professor of Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology (RCAST) , the University of Tokyo utilizing the world’s fastest supercomputer, Fugaku, which […]

NEC Launches 5G xHaul Transformation Services with the Establishment of 5G Transport Network CoEs

TOKYO, Jun 21, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) announced today its launch of 5G xHaul transformation services with the establishment of 5G transport network Centers of Excellence (CoE) in the Europe and Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Latin America (LATAM) regions. Foreseeing growing demand to enhance operator networks […]

Fujitsu Delivers Smart Factory Transformation for Ricoh’s Numazu Plant in Japan with New Remote Factory Management Solution

TOKYO, Jun 21, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Fujitsu Limited today announced the development and deployment of a factory-wide production status visualization system in cooperation with Ricoh Co., Ltd. Ricoh has started full-scale operations of the system in June 2021 at its Numazu Plant, which manufactures polymerized toner(1). System Overview The new system […]

Eisai, Bristol Myers Squibb Enter Into Global Strategic Collaboration for Eisai’s MORAb-202 Antibody Drug Conjugate

Tokyo and New York, Jun 18, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Eisai Co., Ltd. and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE: BMY) announced today that the companies have entered into an exclusive global strategic collaboration agreement for the co-development and co-commercialization of MORAb-202, an antibody drug conjugate (ADC). MORAb-202 is Eisai’s first ADC and combines […]

Mitsubishi Power Ships JAC Gas Turbine to Brazil: Marlim Azul Project Will Be the Most Fuel-efficient Gas Turbine Power Plant in South America

Florida, USA, Jun 18, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mitsubishi Power Americas, Inc. has shipped an M501JAC gas turbine to Marlim Azul Energia’s power plant in Macae, Rio de Janeiro, which will become the most fuel-efficient power plant in South America when it begins operation in January 2023. The plant was the winning […]

Hitachi High-Tech Launches the Easy-to-Use AFM100 and AFM100 Plus Atomic Force Microscopes

TOKYO, Jun 17, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Hitachi High-Tech Corporation announced the launch of both AFM100 and AFM100 Plus systems – entry-level and intermediate-level models of Hitachi’s compact and versatile Atomic Force Microscopes (AFM). These tools are designed to offer ease of use and superior reliability for high-throughput R&D or quality control […]

Mazda Announces New Technology and Product Policy towards 2030 Based on Sustainable Zoom-Zoom 2030

TOKYO, Jun 17, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Mazda Motor Corporation today announced its new technology and product development policy towards 2030 based on the company’s long-term vision for technology development, “Sustainable Zoom-Zoom 2030.” Based on our revised Medium-Term Management Plan and our endeavor for carbon neutrality by 2050, which were announced in […]