Press Release

GMO Research strengthens
medical panel in Japan
through strategic panel alliance
with MedPeer


Tokyo, Japan – March 10, 2015 - Asia’s premier market research solution platform provider GMO Research, Inc. has agreed to a strategic panel alliance with a Japanese medical research panel specialist, MedPeer, Inc. The panel network that GMO Research holds called Asia Cloud Panel allows international companies to research markets in Asia for strategic purposes.
Recent demand for physician research has been rising in Asia, and particularly in China. GMO Research aims to expand online medical survey share in Asia, by strengthening the Japanese physician panel through this alliance. Clients will have access to over MedPeer’s panel of over 74,000 physicians in Japan, through GMO Research’s all in one research solution platform.

About MedPeer
“MedPeer” (URL: is an online membership community site, currently holding over 74,000 membership physicians (nearly 1/4 of the domestic physician population) in Japan. MedPeer provides detailed peer reviews of prescription drugs, discussion board for private/specific topic, Q&A board to consult prominent experts in particular therapeutic areas, for day-to-day clinical operations support for physicians. On the other hand as a business solution, MedPeer provides membership physicians as a medical panel for marketing, internet research services purposes for pharmaceutical companies.

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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