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Join ZENOAQ at the 30th WBC in Sapporo

August 10, 2018

ZENOAQ will participate as an exhibitor at the 30th World Buiatrics Congress in Sapporo, Japan from August 28th to September 1st, 2018. Please feel free to drop by ZENOAQ's exhibition booth at the center of the exhibition hall. We are looking forward to meeting you there.

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■The 30th WBC in Sapporo
http://www.wbc2018.com/

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Thank You for Joining Zenoaq at the Animal Health Innovation LATAM 2018 (May 29-30)

June 22, 2018

Our sincerest gratitude to all those who spent time with us during the event, where we extended successful networking and developed useful insights into the Latin American market. We look forward to meeting you all again in the near future.

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Zenoaq Names New Company President to succeed Mr. Keiichi Takano

May 22, 2018

Nipppon Zenyaku Kogyo co., Ltd., also known as Zenoaq, is pleased to announce that at its recent annual shareholders' meeting held on the 22nd of May in Koriyama City, Japan, it was unanimously decided that Mr. Toshikazu Fukui becomes the new Company President, effective May 22, 2018. Toshikazu Fukui succeeds Keiichi Takano, who was Company President from 2009. Mr. Takano will continue as a Board Member in his new capacity as Corporate Consultant.

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Toshikazu Fukui, Nippon Zenyaku Kogyo Co., Ltd. Company President

Brief personal history
1998~2008: Joined Zenoaq General Affairs Department
2008~2011: Division Director of International Business based at the Zenoaq Beijing
        Representative Office, China
2011~2016: Company President of Nippon Biologicals Inc. [Zenoaq affiliate]
2013~2016: Executive Director of International Business at Zenoaq
2016~   : Company President of Vetoquinol Zenoaq KK.
2016~2018: Executive Vice President
2018~   : Company President

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Join ZENOAQ at the Animal Health Innovation LATAM in São Paulo

May 15, 2018

Zenoaq will participate for the first time at the Animal health Innovation LATAM to be held on the 29th and 30th of May in São Paulo.

We are looking forward to participating in this important international event, introducing our company and looking for opportunities to meet with potential partners from around the world at our dedicated meeting area.

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"Animals in Japan" is now back

April 25, 2018

We are pleased to announce that the "Animals in Japan (AIJ)" column is back on our company's English language website from this April. The column, contributed by the Animal Literacy Research Institute, provides information on topics of general interest regarding animals in Japan, including relationships between human society and the environments surrounding animals. Articles will appear on the website every three months. We sincerely hope that this site will provide insights into the lives of animals in Japan, and invite everyone to visit our website and read the interesting articles.

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ZENOAQ Supports International University Student Internship

March 02, 2018

ZENOAQ is pleased to announce that as part of its ongoing corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities, it hosted Mr. Martin Paetz, a student at the Technical University of Kaiserslautern in Germany for a period of 3 months from Oct 31st 2017 to Feb 1st 2018 at its Head Office and R&D campus in Koriyama, Fukushima Prefecture.
During his internship training, Martin could experience new skills in biotechnology, especially recombinant protein expression at our laboratories.
Apart from the new technical experiences, Martin could also enjoy various Japanese cultural activities during his stay in Japan. ZENOAQ wishes Martin all the best in his studies and a bright future.

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Mr. Martin Paetz (left) with Dr. Mark Micallef, Executive Director of International Business, upon completion of the internship program at ZENOAQ.

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ZENOAQ Strengthens Its Commitment to Produce High Quality Pharmaceutical Products

November 15, 2017

ZENOAQ announces the completion of construction of its new QC building within its site in Koriyama City.

[Press_Release] New_QC_building.pdf

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Join ZENOAQ at Animal Health Innovation ASIA in Beijing

October 12, 2017

Zenoaq will participate in the Animal health Innovation Asia to be held on the 18th and 19th of October in Beijing. Along with Sponsoring the event, Zeonaq will also be giving a presentation pertaining to the status of animal health opportunities and innovation in Japan.

We are looking forward to participating in this important international event, providing our company with a chance to meet with potential partners from Asia and all around the world.

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Sharing of Internationalization Strategies at Klifovet's 20th Anniversary Commemoration

July 21, 2017

ZENOAQ would like to take this opportunity to congratulate Klifovet on its 20th anniversary, and wishes Klifovet many more years of service to the industry. ZENOAQ was recently invited by Klifovet, a veterinary CRO based in Germany, as a guest speaker during an event in commemoration of Klifovet's 20th anniversary, held in Munich on the 29 and 30 of June, 2017. Dr. Mark Micallef, Executive Director of International Business at ZENOAQ, shared his insights on "Internationalization strategies of an innovative company: A Japanese way". Dr. Micallef also introduced ZENOAQ and the company's potential in the global arena. A warm response was received from the audience and ZENOAQ would like to thank all the participants for their interest, and especially Klifovet's CEO, Dr. Klaus Hellmann for inviting us to this prestigious event.

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Sharing the latest information on Japanese Animal Health Market during the Animal Health Investment Europe in London (2017)

March 16, 2017

ZENOAQ was invited as a guest speaker during the Animal Health Investment Europe in London, which was held on 22 and 23 February 2017. Dr. Mark Micallef, Executive Director of International Business, provided updates on the latest trends of the animal health market in Japan. Our sincerest gratitude to all participants for your attendance and interest. Please feel free to contact us via our official company website for more details.

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Dr. Mark Micallef, Executive Director of International Business, addressing participants during the forum.

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Allermmune® HDM Registered in South Korea

February 01, 2017

Allermmune® HDM is the first-of-its-kind desensitization therapy (allergen-specific immunotherapy) containing recombinant Der f 2, which is one of the major allergens in house dust mite (HDM)-induced canine atopic dermatitis (cAD).

Allermmune HDM has been proven to be safe and highly effective in clinical studies involving pet dogs diagnosed with HDM-induced cAD and positive for Der f 2 specific serum IgE. This product has been registered and sold in Japan since 2014. Allermmune HDM is expected to be launched in South Korea in April 2017 through our local distributor, ESTIEN Corp.

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No Impact on ZENOAQ's Business Despite the Magnitude 7.4 Earthquake on November 22

November 22, 2016

ZENOAQ announces that its business was not affected by the earthquake that took place this morning (November 22). We appreciate your concern and all the warm messages.

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Introduction of the Japanese Animal Health Market during the Animal Health Investment Asia in Hong Kong (2016)

November 08, 2016

It has been our pleasure to be invited as a guest speaker during the Animal Health Investment Asia in Hong Kong from 19 - 20 October 2016, where ZENOAQ's Executive Vice President, Mr. Toshikazu Fukui, introduced the animal health market in Japan. As one of the event sponsors, we are proud to have participated in this fruitful event which offered exciting networking opportunities and information exchange among foreign business counterparts, especially those from Asian countries. Kudos to the event organizer and our sincerest gratitude to all participants who were interested in ZENOAQ and the Japanese animal health market. Please feel free to contact us via our official company website for more details.

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Join ZENOAQ at Animal Health Investment ASIA

July 01, 2016

Zenoaq will join the inaugural Animal Health Investment ASIA to be held on the 19th and 20th of October in Hong Kong. This event presents opportunities for research, commercial and strategic partnerships in Asia and beyond. Zenoaq will also participate as an invited speaker on the animal health market in Japan.
We are glad to have this opportunity to meet with potential partners from Asia and around the world.

http://animalhealthasia.com/

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Thank you for visiting ZENOAQ's booth at WCVD8 Bordeaux

June 10, 2016

ZENOAQ has successfully exhibited at WCVD8 Bordeaux in France from June 1 to June 4, 2016, promoting our ongoing global epidemiological survey on house dust mite (HDM)-induced canine atopic dermatitis (cAD). Our sincerest gratitude to all who have dropped by our booth and we look forward to sharing more information on ZENOAQ's latest developments with you in the near future.

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ZENOAQ exhibits at WCVD8 Bordeaux - Booth No.72

May 27, 2016

ZENOAQ will be exhibiting at WCVD8 Bordeaux in France from May 31 to June 4. Please feel free to drop by Booth No. 72. We look forward to meeting you there.

http://www.vetdermbordeaux.com/

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ZENOAQ and Nexvet Announce PD-1 mAb Candidate for Canine Cancer. USDA Regulatory Jurisdiction Confirmed

May 02, 2016

Zenoaq and Nexvet Biopharma announced their research and development collaboration has yielded fully caninized, or '100% dog', monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) that bind and potently inhibit the cancer immunotherapy target programmed cell death protein 1 (PD-1).

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ZENOAQ and Nexvet Enter Research and Development Collaboration

July 07, 2015

Zenoaq announced that it has signed a Research and Development Agreement with Nexvet Biopharma (Ireland) as of July 1, 2015 to develop a number of therapeutic biologics for companion animals.

Zenoaq and Nexvet Enter Research and Development Collaboration.pdf

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ZENOAQ awarded Animal Pharm's "Best Company in Asia/Australasia 2014" Award

January 26, 2015

On this occasion, ZENOAQ has been selected as "Best Company in Asia/Australasia 2014"by Animal Pharm.
Animal Pharm is an enterprise based in Britain which analyzes and delivers worldwide information on animal health, medicines and functional materials. An international panel made up of 10 independent individual judges was chosen for the selection of the winning company.
ZENOAQ was selected as "Best Company" based on the development of the next generation hyposensitization therapeutic medicine Allermmune HDM for canine atopic dermatitis, a type of therapy that is expected to satisfy a significant unmet need in canines with house dust mite-induced atopic dermatitis. This is the first in a line of products for immunological ailments in companion animals under development at ZENOAQ.

The original announcement from Animal Pharm can be read by accessing the link below.
https://www.agra-net.net/agra/animal-pharm/business/companies/zenoaq-secures-animal-pharm-award-466970.htm

Being recognized with this Award is the result of the support and cooperation of our valued customers and business partners, to whom we are deeply grateful.
ZENOAQ will continue to strive with our technological skills and knowhow to create new original high-value products and services, for the well-being of animals and all our customers world-wide.

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Handok Biotech, the new exclusive distributor for the CELLBANKER® series of products in South Korea

January 01, 2013

Zenoaq is pleased to announce a new agreement naming Handok Biotech Co., Ltd as our exclusive distributor for the CELLBANKER range of innovative cell freezing media in Korea. Handok Biotech was established in 1991, and is a leading supplier of high quality products and innovative tools for biochemistry, molecular and cell biology research. Handok Biotech is an established distributor of various product brands including BD Biosciences, Eppendorf, Biontex, Innovative Research, and various ELISA kits, in Korea. This partnership is expected to provide our valued customers in Korea with increased access to the unique CELLBANKER range of products.

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CELLBANKER® distribution started in Europe and North America

August 08, 2011

Nippon Zenyaku Kogyo (ZENOAQ) is pleased to announce the addition of AMS Biotechnology (Europe) Ltd as our distributor for the ZENOAQ range of innovative cell freezing medium "CELLBANKER"series in Europe and North America. AMS Biotechnology (Europe) Ltd is a supplier of research products and custom services for biological and pharmaceutical research with offices in UK, Switzerland and Germany in Europe and California in the States.

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ZENOAQ Business Grouping with Nippon Biologicals Inc

May 27, 2009

We would like to inform you that Nippon Biologicals Inc. has become a subsidiary company of Nippon Zenyaku Kogyo Co., Ltd. effective 30-April, 2009.

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Appointment of New President and Representative Directors

April 06, 2009

We are pleased to inform you that the Board of Directors held on 10, March 2009 have approved the alteration of the President and Representative Director of Nippon Zenyaku Kogyo Co., Ltd.. Former President Mr. Kuniaki Fukui has assumed as the Chairman and Representative Director of Nippon Zenyaku Kogyo Co., Ltd , and Mr. Keiichi Takano has taken over Mr. Fukui fs previous responsibilities as the President and Representative Director as of the 1st of April, 2009. Mr. Takano also holds the post of Director, Domestic Sales Business Unit of the company.

We fd like to make a strong effort to expand our domestic business and overseas business further as an integrated veterinary pharmaceutical company.

1. Assumption of Chairman and Representative Director Kuniaki Fukui

2. Assumption of President and Representative Director Keiichi Takano

3. Effective date 1, April 2009.