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2010 Jan Established the German subsidiary HITADO GmbH, specializing in the sales and support of POCT products.
    Established the Spanish subsidiary Sysmex Espana S.L.
  Mar Established the Vietnamese subsidiary Sysmex Vietnam Company Limited.
  Apr Established the Group's Long-Term Environmental Objectives.
  Jun Received an Invention Award for developing a reagent to analyze formed elements in urine, from the 2010 National Commendation.
  Jul Launched Joint Business with IDEXX, a leader in pet diagnostics.
  Aug Announced business collaboration with Malvern Instruments.
  Sep Established the Philippines subsidiary Sysmex Philippines Inc.
  Oct Received Fiscal 2010 Intellectual Property Achievement Award from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry Patent Office.
    HYPHEN BioMed, SAS became a subsidiary.
  Dec Launched the world's first fully-automated integrated urine analyzer, the UX-2000, jointly developed with ARKRAY.
    Launched the PROWELL Opti Health Guidance Optimization Service, an SaaS Service to help manage employee health.
    OSNA Method extended from breast cancer to colon cancer.


2011 Jan Established the Russian subsidiary Sysmex RUS LLC.
  Mar Joined the United Nations Global Compact.
  Apr Carry out a two-for-one stock split.
    Acquisition of Katakura Industries Co., Ltd.'s Research Institute of Biological Science.
  May Launched the XN-Series, the flagship of the hematology field.
    Received an Invention Award at the National Commendation for Invention.
  Jul Launched a new model in the hemostasis field, the automated blood coagulation analyzer CS-5100.
  Nov Sysmex Reference Counter employed as a national standard for blood cell counting in China.
    In vitro diagnostic system using the design concept "Silent Design®" awarded a Good Design Gold Award 2011.
    Sysmex was the Special Sponsor of the Kobe Marathon 2011.


2012 Jan Began offering laboratory testing services for research involving the risk of recurrence of early-stage breast cancer.
  May Launched the compact XP-Series in the hematology field.
  Aug Succeeded in automating rapid detection of lymph node metastasis in stomach cancer.
  Oct Established the protein production center in Nishi-ku, Kobe.
  Dec Launched the HISCL-5000, a new automated immunoassay system for immunochemistry testing.


2013 Jan XN-2000 and XN reagents won Germany’s iF Product Design Award 2013.
  Apr Established Sysmex Business Support Co., Ltd.
    The Sysmex Women's Track & Field Team relocated its training base to Kobe.
    Established the Korean subsidiary Sysmex Korea Co., Ltd.
    "Development of a Method of Classifying and Counting Particles for Automated Hematology Analyzers" awarded the Fiscal 2013 Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.
  May Established the Sysmex Forest in Ono, Hyogo Prefecture.
  Jul Opened the R&D Center Americas in the United States.
  Aug Established the Turkish subsidiary Sysmex Turkey Diagnostik Sistemleri Ltd. Sti.
    Established Medicaroid Corporation, a marketing company for the development of medical robots, jointly with Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd.
  Sep Partec GmbH became a subsidiary.
  Oct Inostics GmbH (presently Sysmex Inostics GmbH) became a subsidiary.
  The health monitoring analyzer ASTRIM FIT was awarded a Good Design Award.
  Dec The XN-2000/XN and reagents received the German Design Award.
    Succeeded in world's first practical application of technology employing a glycosylation marker to test for hepatic fibrosis.

Sysmex Forest


2014 Mar Accredited as an ISO/IEC 17025 and ISO/IEC 17043 Calibration Laboratory and Proficiency Testing Provider.
  Apr Carried out a two-for-one stock split.
    Established Sysmex Engineering Co., Ltd.
    Established the Colombia subsidiary Sysmex Colombia SAS.
    "Development of a Method for Analyzing Formed Elements in Urine" awarded the Fiscal 2014 Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology.
  Jun Equity participation in Riken Genesis Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Toppan Printing Co., Ltd., for the purpose of developing a genetic testing business in personalized medicine.
    Established i-Square, Sysmex's new instrument factory, in Kakogawa, Hyogo Prefecture.
  Aug First Japanese-made automated hematology analyzer certified under the 3rd Heritage Program of Legacy Analytical Instruments/Scientific Instruments
  Sep Launched the HISCL®-800, compact models of a new automated immunoassay system for immunochemistry testing
    Launched the CS-2400/2500, new automated blood coagulation analyzer
  Oct Established new Japanese base within IMP on Kobe Port Island to develop companion diagnostics drugs toward the realization of personalized medicine
  Nov Established the Australian subsidiary Sysmex Australia Pty Ltd.
  Dec Launched the XN-L series, compact model of a new automated hematology analyzer in the XN family




2015 Jan Launched the CS-1600, compact model of a new automated blood coagulation analyzer in the hemostasis field
  Mar Invested in iPS PORTAL, Inc., aiming to contribute to regenerative medicine
    Established the Global Communication Center as a place to facilitate unfettered communication and prompt ideas
  May Accredited ISO 15195 Laboratory medicine - requirements for reference measurement laboratories
  Jun Announced a strategic collaboration with LabCorp for blood-based molecular testing services and products to support the development of precision medicine in Oncology


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