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Your Best Partner for All Life Science Solutions

Eiko Ishioka President ASCA CorporationASCA Corporation was founded in 1995 as a specialist science communication company working in the medical, pharmaceutical, and scientific fields. For over two decades we have provided clients with expert translation and proofreading services, along with specialized communication solutions in medicine, healthcare, biotechnology, chemistry and related domains.

We progressed to handling numerous translation jobs, including case reports, research papers, medical device manuals, and safety reports. In 1997, we welcomed the challenge of translating and editing the article titles of homepage, selective news items and articles of Science magazine. In 2017, we additionally started to undertake its advertising operations. Our horizon has widened together with advances in science: omics-based drug discovery and regenerative medicine are now all part of our portfolio. Having worked on a great variety of world-class medical and pharmaceutical documents, medical publications and academic journals as well as marketing-support materials, we have a peerless track record for satisfying clients with our expertise, providing important documentation. Going from strength to strength, we take great pride in our achievements and are confident that we can continue to deliver results of surpassing quality.

ASCAʼs corporate philosophy is "To benefit everyone's health and well-being by maximizing value in global scientific communication." We are driven to fulfill this mission and committed to advancing the development of life sciences.
We look forward to meeting you and becoming your partner, and will strive to communicate value through our broad and versatile portfolio of services.

Philosophy

Mission

To benefit everyone's health and well-being by maximizing value in global scientific communication. We are driven to fulfill our mission and committed to advancing the development of life sciences.

Vision

Your Best Partner for All Life Science Solutions

Core Value

  • Striving for the future
  • Hungry for knowledge
  • Provide solutions
  • Eager to support
  • Caring for all

Code of Conduct

  1. Secured information management
  2. Politeness
  3. Quick and accurate

Profile

Company name ASCA Corporation
Established April, 1995
Board members
  • President Eiko Ishioka
  • Executive Director Kaoru Sasaki
  • Director Ayumi Imanaka
Location Osaka HQ
〒541-0046
Hiranomachi Yachiyo Bldg., 1-8-13, Hiranomachi, Chuo-ku, Osaka 541-0046, JapanMAP
Phone: +81-6-6202-6272 / Fax: +81-6-6202-6271

Tokyo Office
Shibaura TY Bldg., 1-14-5, Shibaura, Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-0023, JapanMAP
Phone: +81-3-6459-4174 / Fax: +81-3-6459-4175
Paid in Capital 30,000,000 JPY
Business Medical and pharmaceutical translation, proofreading/editing, journal submission support, medical writing, and other medical language services
Customers Pharmaceuticals, bio companies, medical device companies, publishers, and research institutions
Partnership American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
Association Japan Translation Federation
Bank Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Osakachuo Branch

ISO Certifications

ISO27001 certification

ISO27001 certificationASCA acquired ISO27001 certification on October 2, 2013. Backed by our information security management system, we handle our clients' confidential and sensitive information with utmost care. We sign strict confidentiality agreements with our external translators, checkers, and other specialists. Additionally, we reinforce our security system by providing continuous training to our staff and partners and by constantly upgrading our system.

ISO 17100 certification

ISO 17100 certificationASCA acquired ISO27001 certification on October 2, 2013. Backed by our information security management system, we handle our clients' confidential and sensitive information with utmost care. We sign strict confidentiality agreements with our external translators, checkers, and other specialists. Additionally, we reinforce our security system by providing continuous training for our staff and partners and by constantly upgrading our system.

Partnership with Science

Mission

Science was first published in 1880, with seed money provided by Thomas Edison and others. It is the world's leading journal offering news and comments on cutting edge research and scientific endeavors and has the widest circulation globally as a peer-reviewed general science journal. AAAS (www.aaas.org), its publisher, is a nonprofit organization. A voice for science and scientists everywhere, AAAS fulfills its mission to "advance science and serve society" by communicating the value of science to the public, helping governments formulate science policy, promoting advancements in science education and diversity, and helping scientists develop their careers. AAAS publications comprise Science (http://www.sciencemag.org/), Science Translational Medicine (http://stm.sciencemag.org/), Science Signaling (http://stke.sciencemag.org/), Science Immunology (http://immunology.sciencemag.org/), Science Robotics (http://robotics.sciencemag.org/) and the open-access online journal Science Advances (http://advances.sciencemag.org/).

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