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Division of Abbott Laboratories Inc.

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  • Industry
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Alias(es)
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • Asia
      • Pacific Rim
        • Japan
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Abbott Laboratories Inc.
  • Senior Management
  • Klaus J Hahn, Head of R&D
    Kunio Iwatani, Pres.
  • Contact Info
  • Hokuriku Seiyaku Co. Ltd.
    Phone: (81) 77988511
    37-1-1, Inokuchi
    Fukui Prefectur