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History

Members of Sumitomo Chemical who visited MPI for the negotiations of establishing a joint-venture company(1972)
Members of Sumitomo Chemical who visited MPI for the negotiations of establishing a joint-venture company(1972)

Cyclotron No.1 in operation
Cyclotron No.1 in operation

Ceremony to celebrate the completion of the first phase of construction of the Hyogo Facility
Ceremony to celebrate the completion of the first phase of construction of the Hyogo Facility

ISO14001
JQA-EM1635
Hyogo Facility

ISO14001
JQA-EM1767
Chiba Facility

ISO9001
1973 Mar. Incorporated as a joint venture of Medi-Physics, Inc.,USA., Sumitomo Chemical Co.,Ltd. and Sumitomo Corporation
1974 May Construction of Takarazuka Facility completed
Dec. The first cyclotron installed
1975 Mar. Shares formerly owned by Medi-Physics, Inc. taken over by Nippon Roche K.K.
1980 Apr. The first New Town Conference (symposium on cardiovascular nuclear medicine) held
1983 Oct. Construction of Chiba Facility completed
1987 Jul. Business diversified into in vitro diagnostics field
1990 Jul. Construction of Hyogo Facility completed
Aug. Headquarters moved from Takarazuka to Nishinomiya
1991 Oct. Construction of Central Research Laboratory (currently Research Centre) completed
1994 Mar. Termination of shareholding by Nippon Roche K.K.
Dec. Capital participation by Amersham International plc, U.K.
1996 Sep. Healthcare businesses of Amersham K.K. integrated into Nihon Medi-Physics
Oct. Sumitomo Corporation ceased to be a shareholder, and fifty-fifty shareholding between Sumitomo Chemical and Amersham International established
2000 Mar. NMP Business Support Co., Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary established
2001 Jun. Hyogo Facility qualified for "ISO14001"
Sep. Chiba Facility qualified for "ISO14001"
2004 Mar. Construction of Aichi Laboratory completed
Apr. Construction of Sapporo, Kyoto, and Okayama Laboratories completed
Shares formerly owned by Amersham taken over by GE Healthcare as a result of Amersham acquired by General Electric Company
Nuclear Medicine Imaging R&D Centre opened
Jul. Construction of Fukuoka, Tokyo Labotatories, and Tokyo Head Office (currently Head Office) completed
Nov. Construction of Kanagawa Laboratory completed
Dec. Construciton of Kobe Laboratory completed
2005 Aug. Enter into the PET diagnostics business
2006 May Construction of Tohoku Laboratory completed
2007 Feb. Customer Service Group of Sales Promotion Dept. (currently Sales Administration Dept. ) qualified for "ISO9001"
2008 Feb. Headquarters moved from Nishinomiya to Tokyo
Apr. Imaging Information Technology Centre(Tokyo) opened
2010 Jan. Kansai Office opened
2012 Oct. Construction of Cyclotron Bldg. at Chiba Facility completed
2014 Aug. Construction of Kitakanto Laboratory completed