Milestones and Achievements

 

To meet the needs of this new era, Fujifilm has evolved into a comprehensive healthcare company, offering products in the fields of, prevention, diagnostics and treatment.

With its wide range of technologies and expansive vision, Fujifilm leverages the products, services, and hard-earned expertise that is rooted in the development of photographic products to enhance the quality of life of people worldwide.

The schematic overleaf, shows our extraordinary progress so far, and points towards emerging innovations ahead.

  • Digital Radiography
  • Women's Health
  • Endoscopy
  • Ultrasound
  • In-Vitro Diagnostics (IVD)
  • Healthcare IT
  • Contract Development and Manufacturing
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • New Drug Development
  • Cosmetics and Supplements

Product Milestones

Corporate Milestones

1934

Fujifilm Established

1934
1936

X-ray film

1936
1971

Endoscope system

1983

Digital X-ray Diagnostic Imaging system FCR

1984

DRI-CHEM Blood Analysis System

1989

Dry Imager

1999

Synapse® Picture Archiving and Communications System (PACS)

2003

FCR for Mammography

2003

Endoscope for the full length of small bowel

2006

Supplements and Cosmetics

2006

Ultrasound Diagnostic Equipment

2006

Acquired Daiichi Radioisotope Laboratories – becoming FUJIFILM RI Pharma

2006
2007

DR panel digital X-ray diagnostic imaging system

2008

Synapse® 3D Image Analysis System

2008

AMULET Digital Mammography System

2008

Acquired Toyoma Chemical

2009

Acquired Perceus Proteomics

2009

Established FUJIFILM Pharmaceutical Research Lab

2009
2011

IMMUNO AG1 Infectious Disease Testing System

2011

DR panel cassette- type digital X-ray diagnostic imaging system (equipped with automatic X-ray detection)

2011

Acquired Merck BioManufacturing Network – becoming FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies

2011
2012

BLI (Blue Light Imaging) – technologies for endoscopy

2012

Established FUJIFILM Kyowa Kirin Biologics – Joint Venture for Biosimilar

2012

Acquired SonoSite, Inc. and VisualSonics, Inc. – becoming FUJIFILM SonoSite and FUJIFILM VisualSonics

2013

SonoSite X-Porte

2014

LCI (Linked Color Imaging) – technologies for endoscopy

2014

Clinical trials for cancer drug and Alzheimer's disease drug with MD Andersen Cancer Center and Alzheimer's Disease Cooperative Study respectively begin in the US

2014

Virtual Grid®, FDR D-EVO™ II, digital radiography detector

2014

Bio CDMO launched Apollo™ Mammalian Expression Platform

2014

SonoSite iViz Ultrasound System diagnostic

2015
2014

Acquired Japan Tissue Engineering

2014

Acquired Kalon Biotherapeutics – becoming FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies Texas

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2015

Synapse® VNA (Vendor Neutral Archive) Systems

2015

Acquired TeraMedica, a leading provider of vendor neutral archive solutions

2015
2015

Acquired Cellular Dynamics International, leading developer and manufacturer of iPSC

2016

FDR nano – X-ray cart

2016

Vevo® MD – ultra-high frequency ultrasound

2016

Established a joint venture Opsis Therapeutics IT

2017

Bio CDMO expands its Monoclonal Antibody development and manufacturing services with Saturn mAb Platform™

2017

Acquired Wako Pure Chemical Industries, a leading reagent manufacturer