Ajinomoto Co., Inc. is a Japanese food and chemical corporation which produces seasonings, cooking oils, TV dinners, sweeteners, amino acids, and pharmaceuticals. In particular it is the world's largest producer of aspartame, with a 40% global market share.The literal translation of Aji no Moto is “Essence of Taste,” used as a trademark for the company’s original monosodium glutamate product.Its head office is located in Chūō, Tokyo.Ajinomoto operates in 26 countries, employing around 27,518 people as of 2013. Its yearly revenue in the fiscal year of 2013 stands at around US$12 billion. Wikipedia.
Ajinomoto Co. | Date: 2015-02-23
Ajinomoto Co. and Fushimi Pharmaceutical Co. | Date: 2015-05-07
There are provided a liquid preparation for oral administration which contains barium that is likely to be mixed with residues and is less likely to be precipitated in the intestinal tract, and a liquid preparation for oral administration and a composition for imaging a digestive tract which contain barium and enable the reduction of the dose of an intestinal tract cleaning solution in a the intestinal tract pretreatment. That is, there are provided an orally administered liquid preparation which contains barium and one or more types of thickening agents selected from the group consisting of a natural polysaccharide and a cellulose-based polymer, in which the viscosity at a shear rate of 21.54 s
Ajinomoto Co. | Date: 2015-04-16
The problem of the present invention is to provide a protein hydrophilicity-increasing agent capable of effectively increasing water permeability of (swelling) hair, skin and the like while suppressing damages on the hair, skin and the like constituted of the protein. The present invention solves the problem by providing a protein hydrophilicity-increasing agent containing a protein-glutaminase, and a protein hydrophilicity-increasing agent containing both a protein-glutaminase and transglutaminase.
Ajinomoto Co. | Date: 2015-10-30
An object is to provide a novel compound which has a glycogen synthase activation ability, but activates a receptor PPAR to a low degree and is highly safe. Provided is a compound represented by the following general formula (I) or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof: wherein Ar1 represents any one of the following rings (II) and (III): wherein R2 represents an alkyl group, and R3 represents a hydrogen atom or an alkyl group, and R1 represents any one of the following substituents (IV) and (V):
Ajinomoto Co. | Date: 2015-08-06
Means of preserving 1,5-pentanediamine or a salt thereof without deterioration is provided. 1,5-pentanediamine or a salt thereof is preserved by adjusting any of a water content of 1,5-pentanediamine or a salt thereof purified through a distillation process, a temperature condition, and a material that comes into contact with 1,5-pentanediamine or a salt thereof.