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Genesis Healthcare Co. Ltd, Leader of Genetic Testing in Japan announces Asia expansion

APRIL 10, 2018
Genesis Healthcare Co.

Genesis Healthcare Co., Ltd. (President, Dr. Iri Sato-Baran), Japan’s leading genetic testing company, has announced its expansion plans into 8 Asian countries Genesis Healthcare Asia Pte. Ltd (Singapore) through the setup of a wholly-owned subsidiary. The new entity will start operations in Singapore from April 2nd, 2018 with branch in Taiwan. Other countries are expected to follow.

Expansion plans into Asia

Genesis Healthcare has built the largest private genetic databases comprising of Japanese East Asian population, mainly eight Asian countries (Hong Kong, Singapore, Taiwan, Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam) from 2015. Given that demand for our genetic testing services has drastically increased in the last several years from our neighboring Asian countries, Genesis Healthcare Asia Pte.Ltd(Singapore) will serve as the hub in Asia to offer our proprietary genetic research and genetic testing services across Asia countries in the areas of clinical and consumer testing.

Subsidiary Information

<Singapore Branch>
Company name Genesis Healthcare Asia Pte. Ltd.
Location Singapore
Address 20 Cecil St #23-05 PLUS Singapore 049705
Telephone +65 6904 4936
 
<Taiwan Branch>
Location Taiwan
Address 2F., No.394, Sec. 1, Keelung Rd. , Xinyi Dist., Taipei City 110, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Telephone 886-2-5568-6565
   
Regional Head Takafumi Miyabe
Business Activity Genetic testing service and gene analysis business
Date of establishment April 2 2018
Shareholder Genesis Healthcare Co., Ltd (100%)

■East Asia Official Site (English version):http://genelife.asia
■Enquiry:info@genelife.asia

About Genesis Healthcare Co. Ltd

Genesis Healthcare Co., Ltd. was founded in 2004 and is celebrating its 15th year this year. Our company is known as the biggest player specializing in genetic research and analysis (for private and medical). We have the largest genetic database domestically (including Asia) based on our own analysis and collaborative research achievements for many years, and we are doing our own research aimed at a wide range of medical and research institutions etc. In addition, through our daily progressive research, we aim to enrich the lives of everyone through our consumer oriented inspection kit "GeneLife" and its services.

<Major shareholder>
Rakuten Ltd., Mitsui & Co., Ltd., Omron Healthcare Co., Ltd., etc.

Genesis Healthcare Co.
Corporate site: www.genesis-healthcare.jp
Press Inquiries:【Public Relations Division】
TEL:+81-3-5422-8506
Attention; Public Relations Div

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