Affymax, Inc. (AFFY) and Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. (TKDG.DE) Announce Preliminary U.S. Registration Strategy for Investigational Drug, Hematide(TM)/Peginesatide, to Treat Anemia in Chronic Renal Failure  
8/5/2010 10:33:56 AM

PALO ALTO, Calif. & OSAKA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Affymax, Inc. (Nasdaq:AFFY) and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502), today announced that the companies have decided on a preliminary strategic path forward for the investigational drug, Hematideā„¢/peginesatide, for the treatment of anemia in chronic renal failure patients in the United States.