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Organ Technologies’ work on hair follicle regeneration featured in Highlighting Japan

Highlighting Japan is a PR magazine published by Japan’s Cabinet Office. An article in the October 2018 issue discusses the start of a pre-clinical trial for our hair follicle regeneration technique, and also features an interview about the technology and future directions.
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Hair Diagnostic Consortium featured in ITmedia Business Online

Hair Diagnostic Consortium featured in ITmedia Business Online
The Hair Diagnostic Consortium was recently featured in ITmedia Business Online as part of the series, News Salon: Deciphering the World. Topics discussed in the article—titled, “Detecting disease with a single strand of hair? The hidden potential of ‘hair diagnosis’ in Japan” (10/10/2019)—include the operating principles of hair diagnosis and the consortium’s future aims.
[ITmedia Business Online]

Hair Diagnostic Consortium inviting members of the public for research study

Hair Diagnostic Consortium inviting members of the public for research study
Study participants would be asked to donate their hair and complete a health questionnaire. These will be used to create a large dataset containing information on changes in hair characteristics (shape, composition, etc.) over time and health metrics and physical status. Using “Big Data”, the Consortium is aiming to establish new techniques to predict health and disease outcomes based on changes in hair characteristics over time. Please register at the link below.
Hair Diagnostic Consortium Homepage

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Organ Technologies’ mission is the generation of functional organs. Day and night, we strive to give back to society through new regenerative medicine technologies for hair, teeth, salivary and lacrimal glands, and organ replacement technologies using stem cells. Our pioneering research is paving the way for a next-generation healthcare industry based in Japan.

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次世代人工皮膚器官系モデル次世代人工皮膚器官系モデル
Next-Generation Artificial Skin Models

Next-Generation Artificial Skin Models

毛髪再生医療毛髪再生医療
Hair Regeneration

Hair Regeneration

歯科再生医療歯科再生医療
Teeth Regeneration

Teeth Regeneration

唾液腺・涙腺の再生医療唾液腺・涙腺の再生医療
Salivary/Lacrimal Gland Regeneration

Salivary/Lacrimal Gland Regeneration

三次元臓器培養システム三次元臓器培養システム
3D Organ Culture Systems

3D Organ Culture Systems

各種共同研究事業各種共同研究事業
Joint Research Projects

Joint Research Projects