Asahi Kasei Corp (3407.T)
* ASAHI KASEI CORP'S GROUP OPERATING PROFIT IS SEEN CLIMBING 20 PERCENT TO AROUND 190 BILLION YEN IN THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING MARCH 31 - NIKKEI
WASHINGTON, Dec 8 Zoll Medical Corp, a unit of Asahi Kasei Corp, has been awarded a $400 million contract for deployable vital signs monitors, the Pentagon said on Friday. (Reporting by Mohammad Zargham; Editing by Eric Beech)
JERUSALEM, Dec 4 Israeli biotech firm Atox Bio said on Monday it raised $30 million to further develop its leading product as a kidney treatment, in a fundraising round led by U.K.-based Arix Bioscience.
* REG-BONE THERAPEUTICS SA AND ASAHI KASEI SIGN EXCLUSIVE LICENSE AGREEMENT FOR PREOB® IN JAPAN