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NEC Completes Software-Defined WAN Trial with University of Kuala Lumpur
Mar 22, 2019 20:23 JST
NEC Corporation and NEC Corporation of Malaysia today announced the successful completion of a Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SDWAN) trial with the University of Kuala Lumpur (UniKL) in Malaysia.
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Eisai's Initiation of Phase III Clinical Trial of BAN2401 in Early Alzheimer's Disease
Mar 22, 2019 11:37 JST
Eisai Co., Ltd. announced that a global Phase III clinical study (Clarity AD/Study 301) of BAN2401, an anti-amyloid beta protofibril antibody, in patients with early Alzheimer's disease has been initiated. BAN2401 is being jointly developed by Eisai and Biogen Inc.
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Eisai to Present Latest Research on Alzheimer's Disease / Dementia Pipeline at the 14th International Conference on Alzheimer's & Parkinson's Diseases
Mar 22, 2019 11:23 JST
Eisai Co., Ltd. announced that a total of seven presentations highlighting the latest data on its Alzheimer's disease/dementia pipeline, including anti-amyloid beta (Abeta) protofibril antibody BAN2401 and oral beta amyloid cleaving enzyme (BACE) inhibitor elenbecestat will be given at the 14th International Conference on Alzheimer's & Parkinson's Diseases (AD/PD).
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Hitachi: AI Technology for Quantifying Physical Load and Providing Effective Feedbacks Using Sensor Suit Devices
Mar 22, 2019 09:02 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. and the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence GmbH (DFKI) jointly developed an AI based technology for quantifying physical load on a worker wearing a sensor suit and for providing effective feedbacks on the movement of each body part.
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Biogen and Eisai to Discontinue Phase 3 ENGAGE and EMERGE Trials of aducanumab in Alzheimer's Disease
Mar 22, 2019 00:25 JST
Biogen and Eisai, Co., Ltd. announced the decision to discontinue the global Phase 3 trials, ENGAGE and EMERGE, designed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of aducanumab in patients with mild cognitive impairment due to Alzheimer's disease and mild Alzheimer's disease dementia.
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Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Launches Alliance Intelligent Cloud on Microsoft Azure
Mar 21, 2019 14:57 JST
Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi announced the production release of the Alliance Intelligent Cloud, a new platform that is enabling Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors to deliver connected services in vehicles sold in nearly all 200 markets served by the Alliance member companies.
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ANA Harnesses the Power of NEC's Virtual Reality Solutions in Flight Attendant Training
Mar 21, 2019 09:45 JST
ANA first began to use this advanced training system in 2018, and all 800 new flight attendants received VR training in the program's three distinct scenarios: internal cabin fire, sudden depressurization and in-flight equipment check.
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Toyota and Suzuki Agree to Start Consideration Toward New Collaboration
Mar 20, 2019 17:14 JST
Toyota Motor Corporation and Suzuki Motor Corporation has announced their agreement to begin considering concrete collaboration in new fields.
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DOCOMO to Support 5G Game Streaming in Japan
Mar 20, 2019 16:19 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. has made an investment in cloud gaming pioneer Hatch Entertainment Ltd, provider of the world's first made-for-5G game streaming service in Finland, on February 4.
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Hitachi Launches "Lumada Solution Hub" to Advance and Facilitate Introduction of Lumada Solutions
Mar 20, 2019 09:05 JST
Hitachi, Ltd. will sequentially release Lumada Solution Hub from April 1, 2019, to advance and facilitate customers' digital transformation and help them innovate.
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DOCOMO Earns Gold Prize for Card Keitai at iF Design Award 2019
Mar 18, 2019 17:09 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. has announced that its Card Keitai (KY-01L) ultra-thin mobile phone earned the company the gold prize at iF Design Award 2019 on March 15. DOCOMO is the first Japanese mobile network operator to win the coveted prize.
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Mitsubishi Corporation, Chubu Electric Power and HICL Infrastructure Consortium Named Preferred Bidder for Offshore Transmission Asset in the UK
Mar 18, 2019 16:50 JST
A consortium made up of Mitsubishi Corporation (MC), Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc. (Chubu) and HICL Infrastructure Company Limited has been selected as the preferred bidder for a new offshore electricity transmission link in the UK.
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Victory for TOYOTA GAZOO Racing at Sebring
Mar 18, 2019 09:37 JST
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing conquered the 1000 Miles of Sebring to extend its advantage in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) with a one-two victory in the sixth round of the 2018-2019 season.
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Mitsubishi Motors TRITON Show Model is Almost Here
Mar 18, 2019 08:32 JST
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) will unveil the special show model of TRITON (L200 in Europe) at the 40th Bangkok International Motor Show 2019(1) on March 26.
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DOCOMO to Test Remote-Monitoring Solution for Eldercare
Mar 14, 2019 21:32 JST
NTT DOCOMO, INC. will jointly conduct a proof-of-concept trial of a remote-monitoring solution for eldercare in collaboration with Tellus You Care, Inc., the developer of a compact, non-wearable smart device that wirelessly detects and communicates human activities in indoor locations, in or after April.
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Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors to Launch New Kei Cars as Collaboration Expands
Mar 14, 2019 17:32 JST
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and Mitsubishi Motors Corporation will introduce four new minivehicles in Japan through their joint venture, as the companies continue to expand their collaboration.
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Fujitsu Formulates "Fujitsu Group AI Commitment," Demonstrating Dedication to Safe and Secure Use of AI
Mar 13, 2019 19:38 JST
Fujitsu has formulated the "Fujitsu Group AI Commitment," which outlines its vision for the safe and secure use of AI.
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Nishi Nippon Railroad and Mitsubishi Corporation to Commence Commercial AI-Controlled Bus Transit Services in Fukuoka, Japan
Mar 13, 2019 17:14 JST
Together with Nishi-Nippon Railroad Co. Ltd. (NNR), Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) has jointly established Next Mobility Co., Ltd (Next Mobility JV) to provide commercial on-demand-bus (ODB) transit services controlled by artificial intelligence.
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Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Holds Christening Ceremony for LPG Carrier "FUTURE ACE'
Mar 13, 2019 16:01 JST
Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd., a Group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) based in Yokohama, held a christening ceremony on March 12 for a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carrier currently under construction for JX Ocean Co., Ltd.
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