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Ishin Co., Ltd. Releasing Femtech Trend Report to solve health issues and needs unique to women with technology

Ishin Co., Ltd.
Releasing [Femtech Trend Report] to solve women’s unique health issues and needs with technology

Ishin Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, President: Satoshi Kataoka) has released a “Femtech Trend Report” that focuses on overviews related to the theme of “Femtech” and the latest startup information from around the world in a wide range of categories. Released.
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■ Where to get the “Femtech Trend Report”


・Please request materials from the form in the link above.
・If you can write “I saw the press release”, we can respond more smoothly. At Apple’s new model launch held in September 2022, attention was focused on the new feature of the Apple Watch, the temperature sensor. By using these sensors to automatically measure the skin temperature of the wrist, for example, tracking the menstrual cycle of women, countermeasures against hormonal changes, fertility, irregular menstruation, and irregular bleeding. It can lead to early detection of diseases.
As exemplified by this example, efforts are being actively made around the world to use technology to solve health issues and health-related needs unique to females, and startups in the field of “FemTech” are also appearing one after another. is born. Menstruation, menopause and other topics used to feel like people were hesitant to talk about them openly in public, but in recent years there has been a big change. It is said that “problems are solved only when they are recognized”. Advances in technology have made it possible to solve various problems that were difficult to solve until now, but on the other hand, women’s health, which was considered embarrassing or should be tolerated, was rarely talked about. I feel that the creation of new ideas and solutions is accelerating as problems are being discussed more openly. The word “FemTech” is said to have been coined in 2016 by Mr. Ida Tin, the founder of Clue, which provides the menstrual cycle management app introduced in this report. By giving the tech sector the name FemTech, Ting hopes to raise public awareness and attract the attention of (mostly male) investors while at the same time helping them understand and draw in more money. *1.
In fact, according to data*2 published by McKinsey & Company, the number of FemTech-related publications, the number of FemTech startups founded, and the number and amount of funding have all increased sharply over the past few years. It is also pointed out that there are many blank spaces in the market and many business opportunities remain.
The amount of funding in the FemTech field in 2021 reached $1B. Going forward, double-digit growth is expected every year, and there are predictions that the market size will reach $13 billion by 2030*3. As these figures suggest, as women’s issues become more and more openly discussed, and as technology develops, I think the field of FemTech will become even more active. You can
With this in mind, this report introduces startups in the FemTech field, and examples of collaboration/introduction between major companies and startups. In addition, the special page lists startups in the “MenTech” field that aim to solve problems unique to men. Although not covered this time, startups that provide healthcare services targeting LBGTQ+ have also emerged, and we would like to keep an eye on future trends.
*1 PitchBook “What is femtech?”
*2 McKinsey & Company, “The dawn of the FemTech revolution” *3 Grand View Research, “Femtech Market Size Worth $13.1 Billion by 2030 at CAGR of 11.1%” 301544783.html
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■ Where to get the “Femtech Trend Report”


・Please request materials from the form in the link above.
・If you can write “I saw the press release”, we can respond more smoothly. ■ What is the global innovation information media “TECHBLITZ”?
“TECHBLITZ” is a media that connects Japan with the global startup ecosystem. We cover and disseminate the latest information on startups around the world, trends in ecosystems in various regions, and open innovation activities of Japanese companies. In addition, we utilize our media network to operate the innovation information service “BLITZ Portal” for Japanese companies and provide various types of innovation support.
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【Company Profile】
Ishin Group
Company name: Ishin Co., Ltd.
Chairman and Representative Director: Tomoyoshi Akashi
Representative Director and President: Satoshi Kataoka
Location: Shinjuku East Court 7F, 6-28-7 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo Established: April 2005
Ishin USA
Company name: Ishin USA, Inc.
CEO: Yuki Iwashita
Location: 3031 TISCH WAY, SUITE 110, SAN JOSE, CA 95128
[Inquiries regarding this matter]
Ishin Co., Ltd. Person in charge: Tomohiro Takahashi (Global Innovation (GI) Division)
TEL: 03-5291-1580 (representative) Email:

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