Asahi Kasei Medical

Corporate Profile

Our medical care business contributes to the advancement of medical treatment worldwide via continuous innovation in various fields, including medical device systems that respond to unmet needs (such as chronic and acute renal disease, neurologic diseases and other intractable conditions), filters that improve the quality of blood transfusion products, and products that enable safe and efficient production of biotherapeutics and other medicines at the cutting edge of new drug development.

Products and businesses

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Trade name Asahi Kasei Medical Co., Ltd.
Main businesses APS™ artificial kidneys, therapeutic apheresis devices, Planova™ virus removal filters
Home office Hibiya Mitsui Tower, 1-1-2 Yurakucho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-0006 Japan
President Ken Shinomiya
Paid-in capital ¥3,000 million
Shareholder Asahi Kasei Corp.
Phone +81-(0)3-6699-3750

(as of October 25, 2023)


Ken ShinomiyaPresident & Representative Director,
Presidential Executive Officer
Shuuichirou InadomeDirector, Senior Executive Officer
Tetsuro AshidateDirector, Executive Officer
Tomoyuki MiyabayashiExecutive Officer
Minoru TakadaCorporate Auditor

(as of April 1, 2024)

Major Subsidiaries and Affiliates


Asahi Kasei Bioprocess America, Inc. Manufacture of bioprocess equipment and sale of virus removal filters and other bioprocess products +1-847-556-9700


N.V. Asahi Kasei Bioprocess Europe S.A. Sale of virus removal filters and other bioprocess products +32-(0)2-526-0500


Asahi Kasei Medical Europe GmbH Sale of medical devices, medical systems +49-(0)69-66371-500


Asahi Kasei Medical (Hangzhou) Co., Ltd. Hemodialyzers; sale of medical devices


Med-Tech Inc. Medical devices