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Asahi To Expand In Medical Market

October 5, 2005

Plans are underway at leading Japanese producer Asahi Kasei Medical to expand its sale of PET-based meltblown blood purification filters into the global market. The company reports steady growth in Japan stemming from the products’ success in treating ulcerous colitis. Asahi Kasei Medical Europe, based in Germany, is working on approvals to develop and market medical goods in the European sector.

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