May 16, 2016

Donation to "Peking University Chugai Medical Foundation" Intended to Support Medical Students at Peking University

TOKYO, May 16, 2016 -- Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (TOKYO: 4519) announced today that it has decided to make donations to "Peking University Chugai Medical Foundation" pertinent to Peking University Educational Foundation [Secretariat: Beijing City, China / Representative: Dr. Deng Ya] for the next three years starting from 2016 as part of its social contribution activities.

"Peking University Chugai Medical Foundation" was established in 2013 under the alliance between Peking University Health Science Center and Chugai so as to enable Chugai to make donations to support the education of medical students at Peking University (undergraduate and graduate courses).

"Since the establishment of this foundation in 2013, the total amount of 2.1 million yuan has been donated through the foundation to support medical students at Peking University. I hope our continuous support will help Peking University Health Science Center to further develop its valuable human resource so that its world class knowledge and technologies will contribute to the progress of medicine in China and worldwide," said Motoo Ueno, Representative Director and Deputy Chairman of Chugai.

Through this foundation, Chugai is committed to help healthcare professionals with a promising future, and continue contributing to the development of healthcare in People's Republic of China, and to the health of her people.

[Overview of contribution]

1. Contribution: 2.1 million yuan (700,000 yuan/year)
2. Duration: 3 years from 2016
3. Key purpose of Peking University Chugai Medical Foundation:

- Scholarship to medical students
- Subsidy to young teachers at Health Science Center
- Subsidy for personnel training in the area of hematology research

Contact:
For Media
Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Media Relations Group, Corporate Communications Dept.,
Koki Harada
Tel: +81-3-3273-0881
E-mail: pr@chugai-pharm.co.jp

For Investors
Chugai Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Investor Relations Group, Corporate Communications Dept.,
Toshiya Sasai
Tel: +81-3-3273-0554
E-mail: ir@chugai-pharm.co.jp

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