NEDO to develop “disaster robots” jointly with US DARPA

In this international demonstration project, NEDO will commission the development of robots which can be used in disaster recovery and humanitarian assistance. Japan builds the program on experiences with the great eastern earthquake in 2011. NEDO news release, July...

Takara Bio reports progress in recombinant immune cell therapy

In collaboration with Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Takara Bio studies NK (natural killer) cells induced by RetroNectin for cancer immunotherapy. At the 12th Annual Meeting of the Japan Society of Clinical Oncology, a collaborating group from Mie...