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November 15, 2018

Announcement of Capital Alliance with LPixel Inc.

Ohtawara, Nov. 15, 2018 - Canon Medical Systems Corporation (Headquarters: Ohtawara, Tochigi Prefecture, Japan; President: Toshio Takiguchi) has agreed to subscribe to a third-party allotment from LPixel Inc. (Headquarters: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan; CEO: Yuki Shimahara), a venture company that has been spun out from the University of Tokyo, and has completed this investment based on a stock subscription contract.

Our goal is to offer solutions that support medical professionals by integrating, analyzing, and processing the vast amounts of data stored at medical institutions. Through this alliance, we will accelerate the development of technologies to provide more efficient and higher quality medical services by employing LPixel's advanced AI technology.

About Canon Medical Systems Corporation 
Canon Medical develops and manufactures diagnostic imaging systems including CT, MRI, ultrasound, X-ray systems and clinical laboratory systems and provides them to around 140 countries and regions around the world, offering technology that provides faster diagnosis and early treatment. Under the slogan "Made for Life" (Made for Partnerships, Made for Patients, Made for You.), Canon Medical Systems is making positive contributions toward hospital management, and provides a range of patient-friendly healthcare systems and services, continuing its long tradition of contributing to healthcare.
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