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Takeda is a global, values-based, R&D-driven biopharmaceutical leader headquartered in Japan, committed to discover and deliver life-transforming treatments, guided by our commitment to patients, our people and the planet. Takeda focuses its R&D efforts on four therapeutic areas: Oncology, Rare Genetics and Hematology, Neuroscience, and Gastroenterology (GI). We also make targeted R&D investments in Plasma-Derived Therapies and Vaccines. We are focusing on developing highly innovative medicines that contribute to making a difference in people’s lives by advancing the frontier of new treatment options and leveraging our enhanced collaborative R&D engine and capabilities to create a robust, modality-diverse pipeline. Our employees are committed to improving quality of life for patients and to working with our partners in health care in approximately 80 countries and regions.
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Science is the foundation for everything we do at Takeda. We connect to our 240- year history and our strong values through our pursuit of life-transforming science where we embrace a culture of collaboration, pursue modalities based on validated targets, evaluate real-world impact and generate data that may enable accelerated development and regulatory pathways.
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Takeda will advance its experimental drug for plaque psoriasis, TAK-279, to Phase III later this year after the TYK2 inhibitor met its primary and secondary endpoints in a Phase IIb study.
In spite of a tumultuous economy, many life science companies have started the year off strong. With plans to expand its team and pipeline in the coming year, Takeda is one of them.
Takeda Announces Positive Results in Phase 2b Study of Investigational TAK-279, an Oral, Once-Daily TYK2 Inhibitor, in People with Moderate-to-Severe Plaque Psoriasis
Takeda announced positive results from a Phase 2b clinical trial of TAK-279, a highly selective, oral allosteric tyrosine kinase 2 inhibitor, in patients with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis.
HUTCHMED Announces Closing of Fruquintinib License to Takeda Outside China
HUTCHMED Limited announces that, further to its announcement on January 23, 2023 and following the completion of customary closing conditions including antitrust regulatory reviews, the exclusive license agreement with a subsidiary of Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited to further the global development, commercialization and manufacture of fruquintinib outside China has closed.
BridGene Biosciences Achieves Milestone in Takeda Collaboration
BridGene Biosciences, Inc. announced that it has achieved a significant milestone in its collaboration with Takeda.
Takeda’s vedolizumab met its primary endpoint in the Phase III GRAPHITE study, significantly improving event-free survival in patients with acute graft-versus-host disease.
Takeda Presents Positive Results from Phase 3 Study of Vedolizumab for Prevention of Intestinal Acute Graft-Versus-Host Disease (aGvHD) in Patients Undergoing Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (allo-HSCT)
Takeda announced late-breaking data from the Phase 3 GRAPHITE study presented at the 2023 Tandem Meetings, demonstrating vedolizumab achieved a statistically significant and clinically meaningful improvement in lower gastrointestinal aGvHD-free survival by Day 180 after allo-HSCT with no relevant differences in safety profile versus placebo.
Takeda Completes Acquisition of Nimbus Therapeutics’ TYK2 Program Subsidiary
Takeda (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced that it has completed an acquisition of all shares of Nimbus Lakshmi, Inc. (“Lakshmi”) from Nimbus Therapeutics, LLC (“Nimbus”), on February 8, 2023 (EST), as set forth in the share purchase agreement, following clearance from the United States Federal Trade Commission and a satisfaction of other closing conditions.
Nimbus Therapeutics Announces Closing of Takeda’s Acquisition of TYK2 Subsidiary
Nimbus Therapeutics, LLC announced the closing of Takeda’s acquisition of Nimbus Lakshmi, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nimbus, and its tyrosine kinase 2 inhibitor program, which includes the oral, selective allosteric TYK2 inhibitor NDI-034858, now known as TAK-279.
U.S. FDA Approves Takeda’s TAKHZYRO® (lanadelumab-flyo) to Prevent Hereditary Angioedema (HAE) Attacks in Children 2 Years of Age and Older
Takeda announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the supplemental Biologics License Application for the expanded use of TAKHZYRO® for prophylaxis to prevent attacks of hereditary angioedema in pediatric patients 2 to <12 years of age.
Takeda Reinforces Long-term Growth Through Pipeline Advancement and Two Targeted Acquisitions; Delivers Another Strong Quarter in FY2022 Q3
Takeda announced financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2022.
Takeda To Acquire Exclusive Worldwide (ex-China) License of HUTCHMED’s Fruquintinib, a Highly Selective, Oral VEGFR1/2/3 Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor
Takeda announced that it has entered into an exclusive licensing agreement with HUTCHMED Limited and its subsidiary HUTCHMED Limited, for the further development and commercialization of fruquintinib outside of mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau.
Takeda entered into an exclusive licensing agreement with Hutchmed Limited to develop its colorectal cancer candidate, fruquintinib, beyond mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau.
HUTCHMED Announces License to Takeda to Develop and Commercialize Fruquintinib Outside China
HUTCHMED Limited announces that its subsidiary, HUTCHMED Limited, has entered into an exclusive license agreement with a subsidiary of Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited to further the global development, commercialization and manufacture of fruquintinib outside of mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau, where it is marketed by HUTCHMED.
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Takeda Named Global Top Employer for Sixth Consecutive Year
Takeda announced that, for the sixth consecutive year, it was one of only 15 companies to achieve global Top Employer® certification for 2023.
Takeda’s EXKIVITY® (mobocertinib) Receives Approval from the NMPA of China, Becoming the First and Only Therapy Available for Patients with EGFR Exon20 Insertion+ NSCLC
Takeda (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced that EXKIVITY® (mobocertinib) has been approved by the National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) of China for the treatment of adult patients with locally advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer.
Arrowhead and Takeda Announce Topline Results from SEQUOIA Phase 2 Study of Fazirsiran in Patients with Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency-Associated Liver Disease
Takeda (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) and Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ARWR) today announced topline results from the Phase 2 SEQUOIA clinical study of investigational fazirsiran (TAK-999/ARO-AAT) for the treatment of liver disease associated with alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (AATD-LD).
Takeda and Arrowhead Pharmaceuticals’ Phase II trial studying fazirsiran, an investigational RNA therapeutic developed for AATD-LD, was effective in Phase II–but so was the placebo.
Takeda Announces Favorable Phase 3 Safety and Efficacy Results of TAK-755 as Compared to Standard of Care in Congenital Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (cTTP)
Takeda announced that the totality of evidence from a pre-planned interim analysis of a pivotal Phase 3 study supports the efficacy and safety of TAK-755 as enzyme replacement therapy for congenital thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura.