Japan Partners

Japan CRO Partners


A2 Healthcare, a full service CRO of the Itochu Group, provides various kinds of services such as regulatory affairs consultancy, monitoring, data management, statistical analysis, pharmacovigilance, medical writing. Moreover as a CRO capable of developing EDC systems internally, we offer content-rich IT solutions.

A2 Healthcare has considerable experience in Post-Marketing Surveillance (PMS) as well as clinical trials for new drug approval and we offer a wide range of medical device development services, including based on a wealth of experience and the expertise of our staff members.


We pride ourselves in helping the medical and pharmaceutical industries to contribute to the health and happiness of our patients, and our philosophy is that employees and the company will always move forward with the highest of enthusiasm. Monitoring, data management and statistical analysis, to the center of the EDC, AC Medical offers clinical development solutions that combine a variety of services in one-stop. As a CRO with strength in IT, we will realize efficient and high-quality services based on high expertise.


INTAGE Healthcare Inc.

INTAGE Healthcare Inc. has successfully been delivering services as a Contract Research Organization (CRO) in Japan since 1992. We are committed to solve our clients’ business issues with our highly integrated marketing research concepts brought by INTAGE and IT functionality that provides real-time business solutions.

We give top priority to reliability assurance and deliver products that meet specific level of quality when collecting information and preparing documents for all kinds of applications. We strive to improve quality of our service by thorough compliance with SOPs, saving records and trails, and intensive education and training. Our professional staff has extensive experience in Data Management, EDC, Biostatistics, Medical Writing, and Auditing and all members are well prepared to provide full support for drug development.


ClinCloud is a professional EDC re-seller of the DATATRAK Enterprise Cloud in Japan, providing EDC environments for clinical trials, academic, PMS and registry. ClinCloud also delivers consulting services of CSV for pharmaceutical companies and academic facilities in Japan.

ClinCloud adopts the newest technology and offers systems that support clinical trials, Post marketing surveillance, adverse event/safety information management and self-report data collection made for Japan. Our experienced team with expert knowledge totally supports you whenever you need to make the process of your business more effective, while efficiently putting your budget in order. We also design and construct an environment for clinical trials and provide hosting service, help desk service and training service.



CMIC Group was the first company to provide CRO (contract research organization) services in Japan. Relevant laws and rules had not been established when the group was first established. The CRO Study Group (which later became the Japan CRO Association) was formed by Mr. Kazuo Nakamura, the current CEO of CMIC Group, and others to conduct promotion and public relations activities and to negotiate with the authorities for the establishment of CROs in Japan.

The CMIC Group started business as a company supporting drug development, and it has since developed a broad range of businesses in addition to CRO services, thus developing a unique business model that we call “Pharmaceutical Value Creator(PVC).”  Through offering a variety of services, CMIC Group can obtain an extensive amount of valuable information promptly. Therefore, we don’t just seek to expand the scope of our business, but also aim to provide added value for our clients in the pharmaceutical industry.


Since its inception in 1991 over a quarter of a century ago, EPS Corporation – as a major pioneer of the Contract Research Organization (CRO) service in Japan – has made significant contributions to the growth of the medical and healthcare industries.

This has been done by providing a wide range of solutions, including – and specifically – new drug development support services. EPSI specializes in a wide range of services for nearly any area of therapeutics. We have earned a reputation in the industry as an ideal choice for clinical trials of new drugs, assisting with all aspects of development—from pre-clinical studies to planning and execution of post-marketing initiatives. Our specialists have the experience, know-how and proven systems that ensure successful implementation of your clinical studies.


IQVIA Services Japan K.K.

Healthcare is an industry designed to help humans. As a global community, we continuously invest and commit to advancing human health. We deliver value and real outcomes, while rising to the challenge to find the next breakthrough by making the most of increasingly limited resources.

We are inspired by the potential and propelled by the possibilities. We share the vision to drive healthcare forward. To see how we can help accelerate progress and achievements. Others are developing these medical breakthroughs. We do our part by using breakthroughs in insights, technology and human intelligence to re-imagine and deliver ways to help make them a reality.

It’s bigger than better clinical trials, advances in technologies and analytics, or faster insights. It’s about exploring a new path to better health outcomes via Human Data Science. It’s about harnessing the power of the IQVIA CORE™ to channel the insights, commercial and scientific depth, and exceptional expertise that drive maximum value for our customers.

Motivated by the industry we help, we’re committed to providing solutions that enable life sciences companies to innovate with confidence, maximize opportunities, and, ultimately, drive human health outcomes forward.


NTT DATA Corporation is a worldwide leader in IT technology services. Headquartered in Tokyo Japan, with business operations in more than 50 countries, the company emphasizes long-term commitment, and combine global reach and local relationships to provide premier professional services from consulting, to system development, to business IT outsourcing. Since 1967, the company has played an instrumental role for establishing and advancing IT infrastructure in every industry around the world.

In the life science and healthcare fieled, NTT DATA is offering many kinds of IT solutions and consulting services to support diagnosis, preventive care, and medical accounting, as well as clinical research and development. Their solutions contribute to the innovation of this industry, or its operations through state-of-art technology which are researched and developed under their leadership.


Shin Nippon Biomedical Laboratories, LTD.

New Japan Science PPD is a joint venture created in April 2015 after the merger of the industry leading global CRO PPD and the clinical development department of Shin Nihon Kagaku. The clinical department of New Nippon Science has been conducting clinical trial consignment work in Japan since 1997 and has accumulated achievements in all disease areas in the domestic examination. Meanwhile, PPD is a global leader with headquarters in the United States, with offices in 46 countries throughout the world, and our company, born of the ties between the two companies, has been developing not only local tests for domestic subjects but also pride ourselves on offering high quality services based on abundant knowledge and the world’s highest level of technology.