- 1998 April
Establishment of Kitazato Bio Research Lab
- 2005 April
Establishment of KITAZATO BioPharma Co., Ltd. in Shizuoka
- 2007 April
Establishment of KITAZATO Medical Co., Ltd. in Tokyo
- 2017 August
Incorporation of Kitazato Corporation Holding Company
Our Company Name
The name “Kitazato” has two implications.
“Kitazato” in Japanese consists of two words; North and Home.
Our Home, where the headquarters is located has Mountain Fuji in the north.
With our deep respect in the great nature, the company was named Kitazato to show where we started.
In addition, it is named after a Japanese physician, Dr. Shibasaburo KITASATO.
He is our mentor to teach us spirit of never give up and that “where there is a will, there is a way”.
He also made a great contribution in education.
The company was named Kitazato with our strong will to contribute for a better tomorrow for the society.
Origin of Our Logo
Kitazato logo is in blue and red.
Blue is the color of ocean, the essence of life. Red represents the energy of life.
Being ISO certified company,
we ensure high-quality product and also be environmentally-friendly.