Our Licensees

iPS Academia Japan grants licenses to over 250 domestic and international entities, encompassing both for-profit and not-for-profit organizations in the pharmaceutical (including biotechnology), reagent, chemical, food and cosmetic, custom service, medical device, and laboratory instrument industries. Our track record of these agreements signifies the crucial role that we have consistently played over the years in facilitating collaboration between academia and industry. We aspire to contribute to the realization of future breakthroughs in induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) technologies through licensing activities related to both, basic patents and application patents in the ever-evolving iPSC field.

  • Japan


  • North America


  • Europe


  • Asia


Numbers of our Licensees

iPS Academia Japan holds patent license agreements with over 250 entities, including both for-profit and not-for-profit organizations in a broad range of sectors.

Licensees by Industry

The successful negotiation of license agreements with various companies for research and development, and the commercialization of iPS cells demonstrates the continued growth and expansion of this field.

  1. Pharmaceutical


  2. Reagents


  3. Food/Chemical industry


  4. Research services


  5. Research instruments


  6. Other


The Description of Our Patent License Programs

Our company grants licenses for the use and application of patented inventions related to iPS cell technologies to companies involved in the development and commercialization of medical technologies and pharmaceuticals in the iPS cell space. Please see below for more information.