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Adal’s Look into Nature brand, on show at Salon del Mobile 2024, rethinks "igusa" (Japanese rush grass), traditionally used for tatami, as a sustainable material for furniture.
LIFE / Style & Design / ON: DESIGN
Apr 13, 2024
Japan’s best and brightest designers set to shine in Milan
The Salone del Mobile trade fair and its accompanying SaloneSatellite exhibition of up-and-coming talent attracts a pool of talented Japanese designers.
Japan Times
BUSINESS / Companies
Nov 27, 2020
Shimadzu launches COVID-19 test machine that beats rivals on price
Precision equipment maker Shimadzu Corp. said Friday it has started selling an automated COVID-19 test device priced much lower than similar products sold by other companies.
Japan Times
Mar 4, 2020
Japan's Shimadzu aims to release one-hour coronavirus test within month
Shimadzu Corp. is aiming to develop a one-hour test for the new coronavirus to slash testing times as long as six hours by the end of the month.
Japan Times
JAPAN / Science & Health
May 29, 2019
Blood test can predict dementia, but Japanese developers urge caution: There's still no cure
Nobel Prize winner Koichi Tanaka says the predictive blood test for Alzheimer's disease he and colleagues spent almost a decade developing is a double-edged sword.
Japan Times
BUSINESS / Companies
Nov 24, 2018
Japan's Shimadzu Corp. to commercialize new blood test to detect early-stage colon cancer
Precision equipment-maker Shimadzu Corp. says it will soon commercialize a blood test designed to detect early-stage colon cancer
Japan Times
JAPAN / Science & Health
Feb 1, 2018
Japanese and Australian researchers develop quick way to diagnose Alzheimer's with simple blood test
The new method screens for the buildup of a protein in the brain believed to be linked to the disease.
Japan Times
Jun 7, 2017
Yamanaka set to battle Nery in bid to tie title defense mark
When Shinsuke Yamanaka began boxing in high school, all he wanted to do was become a world champion. He accomplished that, but never thought his reign would last this long.


Father's Day is said to have come to Japan around 1950, shortly after the establishment of Mother's Day.
The evolving nature of fatherhood in Japan