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April 3, 2017


Hitachi establishes "Hitachi Kobe Laboratory" in the KOBE Biomedical Innovation Cluster

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Hitachi today announced the establishment of the "Hitachi Kobe Laboratory" on 1st April. The new research and development base is located within the KOBE Biomedical Innovation Cluster (KBIC) in the Kobe Center for Medical Innovation and will commence full-scale operation from July this year. In addition to pursuing research and development focusing on automated cell culturing technology for regenerative medicinal use, "Hitachi Kobe Laboratory" will also work with customers and partners in verification for clinical applications.

Hitachi is targeting the early realization of practical regenerative medicine by further accelerating research and product development through open innovation at KBIC.

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