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Industry-academia Cooperative Projects

(As of July 1, 2017)

The Faculty of Medicine is actively promoting cooperative projects between industry and academia.
A total of 156 joint research and commissioned research programs were under way at the school in academic 2016.

Center to support industry-academia cooperative projects

Current industry-academia cooperative projects

Number of Grants from Outside the University

Classification Fiscal Year
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Joint Research 27 22 25 25 34 41
Commissioned Research 29 40 54 93 124 115
Total 56 62 79 118 158 156

Endowed Departments

(As of April 1, 2017)

Departments Endowment Periods Contributors, Titles Omitted, Organization Name Only
Women's Health Educational System Jun. 1, 2008 – Mar. 31, 2018 Hokkaido Prefectural Welfare Federation of Agricultural Cooperative
Advanced Medicine for Spine and Spinal Cord Disorders Apr. 1, 2009 - Mar. 31, 2018 Robert Reid Inc.
Ocular Circulation and Metabolism Apr. 1, 2010 – Mar. 31, 2019 Nidec Co., Ltd.
Transplant Surgery Jan. 1, 2011 – Dec. 31, 2020 Medical System Network Co., Ltd.
Mutoh Co., Ltd.
Advanced Therapeutic Research for Sports Medicine Jan. 1, 2014 – Dec. 31, 2018 Mutoh Co., Ltd.
Smith & Nephew Endoscopy KK
Olympus Terumo Biomaterials Corp.
Yufu Itonaga Co., Ltd.
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Apr. 1, 2014 – Mar.31, 2019 Sapporo City
Advanced Research for Functional Analysis and Regulation of Locomotor System Apr. 1, 2017 - Mar. 31, 2019 Hitachi High-Technologies Corporation
Advanced Clinical Glycobiology Apr. 1, 2017 - Mar. 31, 2022 Sumitomo Electric Industries Group CSR Foundation

Industry Collaboration

(As of April 1, 2017)

Department Establishment Period Applicant
Vaccine Immunology Apr. 1, 2017 - Mar. 31, 2019 Nobelpharma Co., Ltd.

Patents Owned by Juridical Persons, Etc.

Patent Registration
Numbers based on lead inventor affiliation

(As of April 1, 2017)

Department Number of Patents Owned
Domestic Foreign
Faculty of Medicine 18 (11) 40 (32)
Countries/Regions Number of Patents Owned
Asia China 5( 3)
India 1( 1)
Korea 3( 3)
Singapore 1( 1)
Oceania Australia 3( 3)
New Zealand 2( 2)
Europe France 2( 1)
Germany 2( 1)
Italian Republic 1( 1)
Spain 1( 1)
Switzerland 1( 1)
United Kingdom 2( 1)
North America Canada 2( 2)
U.S.A. 8( 5)
South America Mexico 2( 2)
Middle East State of Israel 2( 2)
Africa South Africa 2( 2)
Total 40(32)

The number of joint applications indicated in parentheses ( ).

Employment/Hosting of Students and Postdoctoral Fellows (Fiscal Year 2016)

Classification Qualification Number of Employed Students and Postdoctoral Fellows
Research Fellowship for Young Scientists
(JSPS)
DC1 3
DC2 5
PD 1
RPD 0
Total 9