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101 Top Japanese Health Care Companies and Startups of 2021

This article showcases our top picks for the best Japanese based Health Care companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Health Care industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Japanese Health Care Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

Takeda Pharmaceutical

Takeda Pharmaceutical

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Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited operates as a research-based pharmaceutical company in Japan.

PHC Holdings

PHC Holdings

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PHC Holdings is a global corporation focused on the development of healthcare and research technology.

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Heartseed

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Heartseed has set a mission to “open the door to heart disease treatment with regenerative medicine”.

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Allm

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Allm is a medical ICT company develops innovative mHealth solutions transforming the way healthcare providers collaborate.

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FiNC

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FiNC combines data analysis, rich content, and social elements to help users log, understand, manage, and improve their health and wellness.

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CureApp

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CureApp is a digital health startup

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Ubie

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Ubie is a Tokyo based health-tech startup, provides AI-based healthcare products. Hospital SaaS product and AI symptom checker.

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Olive Union

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Olive Union is a smart-hearing aid that prevents further hearing loss through digital therapeutics for tinnitus and overall hearing health.

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MICIN

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MICIN is a medical IT company that offers a free app for patient charts, billing, and video chatting between doctors and patients.

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Medley

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MEDLEY is the medical media that doctors make.

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Triple W Japan

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Triple W Japan makes the world’s first toilet timing predicting device.

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BULK HOMME

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BULK HOMME is a subscription-based skincare company that provides products for men.

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AI Medical Service

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AI Medical Service is a Tokyo-based company developing AI software to help detect gastric cancer.

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Meltin MMI

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Meltin MMI is a cyborg-technology company that focuses on biosensors and robotic arms.

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UniFa

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UniFa is the developer of LookMee, an AI and IoT-powered healthcare solution for tracking kindergarteners’ physical and mental growth.

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KAKEHASHI

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KAKEHASHI, have a strong sense of responsibility and a sense of duty to seriously think and act actively in the future of medical care.

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Cyfuse Biomedical

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Cyfuse Biomedical develops tissue fabrication systems and cell-based products in Japan and internationally.

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Wellness

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Wellness is a provider of personal doctor service.

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Scohia Pharma

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Scohia Pharma is a biotech venture that will have both substantial research and development resources.

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Metcela

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Metcela is a clinical-stage biotech startup providing patients with an alternative treatment option for heart disease.

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Toletta Cats

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Toletta Cats is a healthcare approved by cat lovers company.

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Aroma Bit

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Aroma Bit is a develops compact odor sensor and innovative services and products using the sensor.

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GOOD AID

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GOOD AID provides dispensing pharmacies and home-visit nursing services.

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iCARE

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iCARE is a provider of health care management.

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Medmain

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To create a world where medical services can be accessed with technology anywhere, anytime

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Genesis HealthCare Co

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Genesis HealthCare Co is a japanese genetic testing compnay.

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Yukai Engineering

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Yukai Engineering is a robotics startup that develops lifestyle and healthcare products.

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Perseus Proteomics

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Perseus Proteomics is a scientist in the world’s most advanced molecular biomedical field.

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BrightPath Biotherapeutics

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BrightPath Biotherapeutics is a stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing novel cancer immunotherapies.

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Medical note

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Medical Note is an online platform that offers medical information and physician-booking features.

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Agatha

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Agatha provides content management cloud service for the healthcare and life sciences industry.

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Riverfield

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Riverfield is a Japanese start-up that develops robotic technology for use in the healthcare sector.

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T-ICU Co., Ltd

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T-ICU is a remote medical service company that provides 24-hour advice, reducing the burden on doctors and nurses in the hospitals.

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Braizon Therapeutics, Inc.

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Braizon Therapeutics, Inc. is a bio-venture firm originating from the University of Tokyo and Tokyo Medical and Dental University.

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Orphe

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Orphe is a smartshoes platform that uses motion sensors to track user’s movements for wellness improvements.

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Cuorips, Inc.

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CUORiPS is a company developing new medical care based on world’s cutting-edge technology originated in Japan.

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Megakaryon Corporation

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Megakaryon Corporation is a medical Research Company.

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Healios

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Healios develops treatments for retinal diseases and age-related macular degeneration (AMD) using cell technology.

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dricos

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Dricos develops HealthServer which produce supplement drinks.

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Organ Technologies

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Organ Technologies is a biotech and healthcare company.

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Moff

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Moff is a Wearable Internet of Things (IoT) platform and solutions.

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Molcure

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Molcure is a high-speed, high-quality, high-variation antibody screening & design system combining biology, automation and bioinformatics

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NeuroSpace

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NeuroSpace is a developing a program to improve sleep quality for large companies.

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Oishi kenko

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Oishi kenko is a healthcare business through food as a philosophy so that everyone can eat delicious forever.

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Mentalhealth Technologies

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Mentalhealth Technologies is a health care company.

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JMDC Japan

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JMDC is a healthcare service company that supports the development of new medical technologies.

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FiNC Technologies

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FiNC Technologies is a health care company.

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iMed Technologies

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iMed Technologies develops surgery support AI using video analysis to realize safe surgery for cerebral infarction.

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Drips

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Drips is a medical technology company that provides mouthpiece orthodontic service.

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DentaLight

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DentaLight is a dental care company.

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Save Medical Corp.

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Digital Therapeutic, Mobile App, Diabetes

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lafool

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lafool is a health care company.

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Welby

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Welby is specialized in diabetes management.

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KORTUC

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KORTUC is a radiosensitizer that enhances the effectiveness of radiation therapy for cancer.

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BeatFit

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BeatFit is a fitness-tech startup based in Japan.

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Mitsufuji

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Mitsufuji introducing consumer wearable devices.

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Cardio Intelligence

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Cardio Intelligence develops an AI automated diagnostic system.

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Meetscare

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Meetscare provides correct information and supports the self-awareness of all people involved in care.

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MEDCARE

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Medcare is a medical service corporation.

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AGREE

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AGREE is an application developer and operator for medical consultation.

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3Sunny

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3Sunny is a company which helps in solve medical care issues so that everyone can feel at ease.

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Next Innovation

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Next Innovation is an online consulting provider for health care.

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Cellspect

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Cellspect is a development of clinical diagnostic methods by sensing disease markers.

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GEXVal

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GEXVal is to help patients and families fighting against orphan and intractable diseases

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POLARIS Japan

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POLARIS provides outpatient care services such as functional training for those who are certified as requiring support or nursing care.

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PharmaBio

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PharmaBio is a health care company.

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Z-Works

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Z-Works is a developing IoT healthcare monitoring solutions especially for elderly care.

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Lily MedTech

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Lily MedTech is conducting research on imaging systems for breast cancer.

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HekaBio

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HekaBio is a comprehensive ecosystem for accelerating healthcare innovations in Japan and Asia Pacific

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Bisu

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Home health lab that provides personalized nutrition and lifestyle advice, through easy, accurate urine and saliva tests.

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HoloEyes

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The medical field by developing surgical simulation.

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Medirom Healthcare Technologies

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MEDIROM is to provide integrated services that range from the field of disease prevention and health management to the field of medicine.

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Reborna Biosciences

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Reborna Biosciences is a research and development start-up focusing on the field of rare genetic diseases.

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TRIBEAU

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TRIBEAU is a Development and operation of Triview app for cosmetic surgery.

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WHITE CROSS

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WHITE CROSS is a Company provides three services based on dental care and ICT: White cross, d.Style, and WHITE CROSS Live.

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Life Log Technology

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Life Log is a healthcare technology company composed of dietitians, engineers, data scientists, and artificial intelligence researchers.

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CellSeed

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CellSeed develops regenerative medicine products primarily in Japan and Europe.

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Toregem BioPharma

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Toregem BioPharma is a startup from Kyoto University that develops a treatment for congenital adentia.

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NANOEGG

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NANOEGG is aiming to create a medical breakthrough from skin research and to realize medical care without the use of needles.

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Activaid

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Activaid owns and operates a social data platform for patients with inflammatory bowel disease.

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Dr.JOY

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Dr.JOY is a wasteful business flow, medical institutions dedicated hospital SNS.

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Integrity Healthcare Japan

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Integrity Healthcare an online medical system that mainly complements face-to-face treatment.

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Revorf

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Revorf analyzes data and develops AI-related to infectious diseases and healthcare.

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YUKASHIKADO

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Yukasikado is developing a business on the axis of nutrition that supports the health of the body.

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M3

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M3 provides healthcare professionals to improve the efficiency of the medical field.

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CellAxia

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drug discovery bio-venture aiming at practical application of advanced research such as cell therapy .

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Thyas Co. Ltd.

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Thyas Co. Ltd. provides preparations of regenerative immunocell therapy for cancer and infection.

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Linc’well

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Linc’well is a health care company.

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KURASERU

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KURASERU is a Japanese startup company that provides facility matching service for medical social workers and care managers.

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Myoridge

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Myoridge is a company which is High maturity and purity myocardial cells with excellent drug response rate.

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BackTech

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BackTech offers information on health management and collaboration health, and health issues for working people.

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Antaa

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Antaa connects “doctor’s life” by connecting doctor to doctor.

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mediVR

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mediVR is a Medical equipment which applies the video technology of Virtual Reality, etc.

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miup

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Miup is a healthcare company that specializes in create a wellness ecosystem that tracks health care, diagnostic assistance.

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ReasonWhy

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ReasonWhy is a Healthcare×IT company based in Tokyo.

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Rehasaku

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Rehasaku is a service that uses technology to support both medical professionals, such as physiotherapists.

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Universal View

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Universal View is developing technology that covers a wide range of ophthalmology.

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Cykinso

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Cykinso is a developer of a home-testing kit designed to tell people the state of their intestinal bacteria.

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KOTAI Biotechnologies

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KOTAI Biotechnologies is a biotechnology company.

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SOELU

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SOELU is an online yoga studio platform.

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AlphaNavi Pharma

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AlphaNavi Pharma specializes in the research and development of new drugs.

Written by Mark Fitz

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