Why Partner with Astellas
We apply a long-term, strategic approach with a commitment to deliver scientific innovations and VALUE that address unmet medical needs. We continuously work build win-win partnerships, offering a unique combination of global scale with an entrepreneurial mind set to work flexibly and nimbly with partners This allows us to move quickly, foster bold thinking and intelligent risk-taking to create customized, flexible win-win approaches for partnering opportunities aligned with our strategy.
We are committed to enabling partnering to create an environment where innovation can successfully lead to new products that address patients' unmet needs. We leverage our internal capabilities, knowledge and expertise with that of our partners to pursue a shared path to success. With patients at the forefront of everything we do, we work collaboratively to empower the brightest minds, from our organization and our partners’, to advance life-changing treatments for patients to define new ways to treat disease.
Our partners are a key part of our mission and who are involved and work closely with us regarding scientific, operational and commercial decision-making activities. Partner with us as we seek to transform the lives of the patients we serve.
Our Areas of Partnering Interest
Together with our partners, we aim to lead in the areas where we can deliver the greatest VALUE. Our current areas of partnering interest include oncology, rare diseases, immuno-sciences and emerging areas of drug discovery and development from bench to patient including evolving cell and gene based therapeutic approaches.
We also aim to contribute and provide VALUE to patients in various ways, not limited to treatment with drugs but across the whole patient journey, including overall medical care, including diagnostic, preventive, therapeutic and prognostic care. We refer to this non-pharma activity as our Rx+® businesses.
Track Record and Testimonies
Through a combination of in-house innovation, partnerships and acquisitions, we have developed success stories that have led to life-saving treatments. We have deep insight, expertise and capabilities in building the successful innovation networks and partnerships required for short and long-term success. Through open collaboration and innovation, we can increase our collective ability to meet the pressing needs of patients.
Our Global Reach
Astellas has over 14,500 employees across the globe with direct commercial operations in more than 70 countries and regions, spanning both developed and emerging markets.
We have worldwide drug discovery and development, manufacturing and commercialization operations and capabilities, combined with expertise in regulatory, medical affairs and marketing from bench to clinic to patients to provide access to markets and patients across the globe.