[link|516|GeneCare Research Institute website] is a startup company in Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture. Founded in 2000, it is a spin-off of the former AGENE Research Institute (1994-2001), a public-private partnership. GeneCare aims at the discovery and development based on siRNA. Capital as of Dec. 31, 2008, was 50 million Yen (~ 460 T€). President is Dr Kyuji ROKUGAWA.