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1980 ~ 1989

1989.

  • * Launched `7-ACA`, ingredient for cephalosporin antibiotics, anti-virus `Alpha- Interferon`,
  •  and antimicrobial `Ciprofloxacin`

1986.

  • * Completed the construction of Icheon Plant
  • * launched hepatitis vaccine- `Hepaccine-B` (using locally developed technologies only)

1984.

  • * Took over Yoopoong Pharmaceutical
  • * Launched a pharmaceutical business and established a research institute
  • * Established a U.S.-based R&D center (ETI)
  • * Developed interferon for human lymphocytic cells