COMPANY INFORMATION

Company Profile

Company
name
Metabologenomics, Inc.
Founded
March 18, 2015
Paid-in
Capital
JPY 35 million (incl. capital reserves)
President
CEO
Shinji Fukuda, Ph.D.
Location
[Tsuruoka Head Office/Laboratory]
246-2 Mizukami, Kakuganji,
Tsuruoka, Yamagata, 997-0052, Japan
5 minutes by car from JR Tsuruoka Station
20 minites by car from Shonai Airport For further direction, please see here.
[Tokyo Office]
Post #M6-5, #301 Midorigaoka building No.3,
Tokyo Institute of Technology, 2-12-1 Ookayama,
Meguro, Tokyo, 152-8550, Japan
3 minutes walk from Midorigaoka Station, Tokyu Oimachi Line. For further direction, please see here.
(On the Google Map,the address is marked as "1-9, Midorigaoka, Meguro, 152-0034, Tokyo")
The Number of
Employees
 21
Board of Members

Vice President, CTO
Takuji Yamada, Ph.D.

Director CMO
Dai Ishikawa, M.D., Ph.D.

Director CFO
Yoshinori Mizuguchi, Ph.D.

Manager COO
Shinnosuke Murakami, Ph.D.
Auditor

Kiichi Yamamoto
Advisors

Technology Advisor
Joe Inoue, Ph.D./Pharmacist
Founder and CTO, Leave a Nest Co., Ltd.

Corporate Advisor
Yukihiro Maru, Ph.D.
President CEO, Leave a Nest Co., Ltd.

Advisory Doctor
Shinichi Yachida, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor, Cancer Genome Informatics, Department of Genome Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka University

Special Advisor
Masaru Tomita, Ph.D.
Director and Professor, Institute for Advanced Biosciences, Keio University
Group companies

Metagen Therapeutics, Inc.
President&CEO
Taku Nakahara, Ph.D., MBA

Metagen Singapore Pte. Ltd.
President&CEO
Tatsuhiro Nomaguchi, Ph.D.

Activity/Award and Prize

April 21,
2020
50th place in the "Asia-Pacific High Growth Companies 2020" jointly released by Financial Times and Statistica
March 18,
2020
Establish international subsidiary "Metagen Singapore Pte. Ltd."
January 17,
2020
Establish pharmaceutical subsidiary "Metagen Therapeutics, Inc."
August 8,
2019
Recipient of Support Measures under the first round of IP Acceleration Program for Startups(IPAS) 2019, Japan Patent Office, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry(METI)
June 24,
2019
Selected in J-Startup, Ministry of Economics, Trade and Industry(METI)
Februrary 2,
2019
DNP Award, 1st Medtech Grand prix, Tech Planter
December 22,
2017
Driving Company for the regional future, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), JAPAN
September 7,
2017
Grand Prize, ICC Conference KYOTO 2017 Catapult Grand pirx, ICC Partners Inc.
March 3,
2017
Real Tech Venture of the Year 2017 (Startup Category), Tech Planter
October 12,
2016
Grand Prize, Business Plan Contest for Recreation of Yamagata (Business Plan Category), The Yamagata Bank, Ltd.
June 25,
2015
Recognized as 72nd university-originated venture of Tokyo Institute of Technology
January 25,
2015
Grand Prize, 1st Bioscience Grand prix, Tech Planter

Adopted Grant

September 11,
2019
AI system Development Promotion and Data Share within Cooperative Region for Acceleration of Connected Industries, New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization(NEDO)
August 23,
2019
Small and Medium-Sized Enterprise(SME) / SDGs Business Supporting Surveys, Japan International Corporate Agency(JICA)
July 9,
2019
Collaborative Research Seeds Commercialization (Opening New Market Category), Shonai Area Industrial Promotion Center of Public Interest Incorporated Foundation
June 28,
2019
Supporting employment of Highly Skilled Human Resources, Yamagata prefectural government
September 18,
2018
AI system joint research and development project, New energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)
August 16,
2018
Supporting employment of Highly skilledHuman Resources, Yamagata prefecturral government
August 6,
2018
Total Support for Small and Medium‐sized Enterprises (Research and Development Category), Yamagata prefecturral government
June 26,
2018
Collaborative Research Sees Commercialization (Opening New Market Category), Shonai Area Industrial Promotion Center of Public Interest Incorporated Foundation
August 10,
2017
Total Support for Small and Medium‐sized Enterprises for Business (Research and Development Category), Yamagata prefectural government
July 11,
2017
Collaborative Research Sees Commercialization (Employment Promotion Category), Shonai Area Industrial Promotion Center of Public Interest Incorporated Foundation
June 22,
2016
Collaborative Research Sees Commercialization (Employment Promotion Category), Shonai Area Industrial Promotion Center of Public Interest Incorporated Foundation
June 1,
2016
Collaborative Research Sees Commercialization (Business Promotion Category), Shonai Area Industrial Promotion Center of Public Interest Incorporated Foundation
August 1,
2015
Yamagata Industrial Support Fund (Technological Development for Problem Solving Category), Yamagata Promotional Organization for Industrial Technology of Public Interest Incorporated Foundation
June 1,
2015
Collaborative Research Sees Commercialization (Seeds Exploration Category), Shonai Area Industrial Promotion Center of Public Interest Incorporated Foundation
May 21,
2015
Supplementary Budget to Promote the Foundation and Re-foundation of Company, Ministry of Finance, JAPAN