Company information

NameWysiWyg Co.,Ltd.
BoardPresident & CEO: Sokichi Ando
Board member: Kazuo Watanabe
Board member: Masayuki Komukai
Board member: Isato Ohmine
Board member: Kyoko Ando
Auditor: Isao Oda
Capital10,000,000 JPY
AddressTokyo Main Office: Coa Kyobashi Bldg. 6F, 2-21-2 Hatchobori, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0032 Japan
TEL:+81-3-5566-1669 FAX:+81-3-5566-4808
MemberThe Physical Society of Japan (JPS), The Japanese Pharmacological Society, Japan Medical and Scientific Communicators Association (JMCA), Japan Translation Federation (JTF),
Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Regulatory Science Society of Japan (PMRJ) supporting member,
Nippon Intellectual Property Translation Association (NIPTA), Asia-Pacific Association for Machine Translation (AAMT), Japan Association of Healthcare Initiative (JAHI).


Teruhiko Higuchi

1972Graduated from the Faculty of Medicine, Tokyo University.
1979Obtained a doctorate in medicine (MD and PhD).
1981Research exchange in neuroendocrinology, physiological department, faculty of medicine, University of Manitoba, Canada.
1989Assistant professor, department of neuropsychiatry, Gunma University, Japan.
1994Professor, the Institution for Neuropsychiatry, Fujigaoka Hospital, Showa University, Japan.
1999Hospital vice-director, Kohnodai Hospital, National Center for Psychiatry and Neurology, Japan. Appointed as director in 2000.
2007President, National Center for Psychiatry and Neurology, Japan.
2010Chairman and president, National Center for Psychiatry and Neurology, Japan.
2014First Japanese scientist to be awarded the Golden Kraepelin Medal
2016Resigned as chairman and president for the National Center for Psychiatry and Neurology. Elected as honorary chairman.

Company history

1994Aug.WysiWyg limited company was founded.
Produced bibliographies, abstracts- and index data for NASA’s space literature database (space science, physics, global environment etc.).
1995Jun.Started multi-language translation.
Aug.Was certified by JST’s (Japan Science and Technology Agency) database and abstract division and created a JOIS database in pharmaceutical and life science fields.
1996MayWysiWyg limited company was reorganized to be WysiWyg Co., Ltd.
Jul.Was certified by the abstract division’s registration agency at MEXT’s academic information center.
Aug.Started translation in medicine and pharmacology.
1997Jan.Started database creation in medicine and pharmacology.
1998Nov.Started business support for drug safety information.
1999Oct.Started creating environment-related databases.
2000Apr.Started domestic clinical database indexing.
MayStarted business in medical writing.
2003Jan.Started patent-related translation.
Feb.Started business in book translation in collaboration with major medical publishers.
2005Apr.Started support for business in safety information management.
2012Apr.Started comprehensive support for the creation of dictionaries for medical and pharmacological databases.
2015Nov.Established medical translation classroom Ansekureco.
2016Jan.Ansekureco was opened.
2017Feb.Received ISO 17100:2015 certification.
Certified fields and services: Medicine / Pharmacology(JSA translation field classification:B)
Japanese – English and English – Japanese、Registration No.: JSAT 024
Jul.Technical translation business expanded
2019Feb.Ansekureco, correspondence course was opened
MayBusiness Management Division implemented
2022Jan.Started a full-scale business support for writing on functional foods.