Change in Division Name of Asahi Kasei Medical Co., Ltd.
Asahi Kasei Medical Co., Ltd. is pleased to announce that the name of its "Planova™ Division" will be changed to "Bioprocess Division" effective as of April 1, 2011. This division name change reflects the expansion and development of our business beyond virus filtration to other areas of bioprocess consumables and equipment manufacturing business.
Please note that there is no change in our corporate entities and structure, and that our addresses, phone numbers, facsimile numbers and other contact information will remain unchanged.
We look forward to expanding our offering range of purification solutions to the biopharmaceutical industry under our new division name.