Shimadzu Corporation was founded in 1875 and headquartered in Kyoto, Japan Shimadzu Corporation is a $2 billion multinational corporation with four major divisions: Analytical & Measuring Instruments, Medical Systems, Industrial Equipment and Aircraft Equipment.
From its inception, Shimadzu Corporation has been investing resources to develop advanced technology to provide solutions for science, medicine, industry, and the environment. Many of the company’s patented innovations have resulted in new discoveries and increased productivity, and have improved the quality of life the world over. In 2000, was established the Genomic Research Center in the U.K. and started contract biological analysis and trials for CO2 fixation technology. In 2001, the company established life sciences laboratories in Kyoto and Tsukuba to carry out medium and long-term R&D for biological instruments and reagents.
In addition, the company actively pursues joint research opportunities with universities, large corporations like Bristol Myers Squibb, and government agencies like the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and non-profit organizations like United Nations University.
The Analytical Instruments Division is one of the world´s largest manufacturers of analytical instrumentation and environmental monitoring equipment. The Division’s high-level, sophisticated products include Chromatographs, Mass Spectrometers, Light Absorption Analysis Systems, and Composition and Surface Analysis Systems. The instruments are indispensable for research, development, and quality control in a variety of fields, including new drug development.
Shimadzu offers a broad range of high-precision testing and measuring technology that is essential for product development.
Shimadzu provides a broad range of diagnostic imaging equipment that includes digital X-ray systems, PET systems, CT scanners and diagnostic ultrasound systems. Shimadzu has developed the direct conversion flat panel detector (FPD) that provides heretofore unavailable high-quality /products_services/analytical_equipment/shimadzu/images. It is also the first in the world to market circulatory organ diagnostic system on which the detector is mounted. Additionally, it has developed a variety of other diagnostic systems that utilize this FPD. Shimadzu is now a leading pioneer of these new types of diagnostic imaging.
Shimadzu has developed a variety of industrial equipment, including semiconductor manufacturing equipment, liquid transmission equipment and hydraulic equipment.
Shimadzu products range from on-board air management systems, flight control systems to cockpit display systems. Shimadzu equipment are also used for engine start up systems and electronic control systems. The company is a market leader for head-up displays in Japan.
Shimadzu Asia Pacific is the Asian subsidiary of Shimadzu Corporation, Japan.
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