Press Release

GMO Research enters strategic alliance with Japanese medical panel specialist, MRT


Tokyo, Japan – April 7, 2015 - Asia’s premier market research solution platform provider GMO Research, Inc. has agreed to a strategic panel alliance with a Japanese net based medical recruitment specialist, MRT Corporation. The GMO Research panel network, Asia Cloud Panel allows international companies to research markets in Asia for strategic purposes.
Due to increasing demand for physician research in Japan, GMO Research aims to strengthen its Japanese physician panel by entering into a strategic alliance with MRT, one of the most qualified physician human resource services companies in Japan.. Clients will have access to MRT’s panel of over 16,000 physicians in Japan, through GMO Research’s all –in- one research solution platform.

About MRT Medical Panel
“MRT Corporation” initially started its business in January 2000, as a mutual aid association for medical specialists at The University of Tokyo Hospital. Extensive experience and acknowledgement built throughout the years in medical industry followed by their unique background of establishment, MRT is now renowned as a premier online human resource specialist connecting medical specialists and medical offices nationwide. Supported by the main services, “Gaikin” – the field work medical specialist introduction service, and “career” – the job-change support service, and “Internet Medical Office” – the university medical office support service, MRT has become an indispensable network across the Japanese medical industry. There are currently over 16,000 medical specialist memberships and the demographics are as follows.

About GMO Research
GMO Research, Inc. (TSE:3695) is a one-stop research solution platform provider. Offering full-service capabilities spanning across all industries and powered by one of the largest panels in Asia, we make research easy through seamless bilingual communication and solutions that cater to our clients’ needs. In addition to the traditional qualitative and quantitative methodologies, we also offer a number of proprietary methodologies including Eye Tracking, Scanamind, Mobile Research, MROC, and more.

GMO Internet Group
GMO Internet Group is an Internet services industry leader, developing and operating Japan’s most widely used domain, hosting & cloud, ecommerce, security, and payment solutions. The Group also comprises the world’s largest online FX trading platform, as well as online advertising, Internet media, and mobile entertainment products. GMO Internet, Inc. (TSE: 9449) is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

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