AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP
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About AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP
AstraZeneca is a global, science-led biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines, primarily for the treatment of diseases in three therapy areas – Respiratory and Autoimmunity, Cardiovascular and Metabolic Diseases, and Oncology. The company is also active in inflammation, infection and neuroscience through numerous collaborations. AstraZeneca operates in over 100 countries and its innovative medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide.
CEO: Pascal Soriot
CFO: Marc Dunoyer
CMO: Marc Dunoyer
CTO: Andrew Chen
CCO: Katarina Ageborg
CMO: Sean Bohen
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Tokyo-based Astellas Pharma announced that its roxadustat met its primary endpoints in the Phase III ALPS clinical trial in chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients with anemia not on dialysis. The focus of the drug is on anemia.
Clovis Oncology will pay more than $20 million in penalties to settle charges that Chief Executive Officer Patrick Mahaffy and its former Chief Financial Officer Erle Mast misleading investors about the company’s lung cancer treatment leading up to a public offering of stock.
AstraZeneca released positive results from the BORA Phase III extension clinical trial of Fasenra (benralizumab) as an add-on maintenance therapy in patients with severe eosinophilic asthma that had already completed either the SIROCCO or CALIMA Phase III trials.
A recent survey by the Pew Research Center found that 57 percent of Americans surveyed thought it was appropriate to use genetically engineered animals to grow organs for human transplants.
FASENRA (benralizumab) Shows Consistent Safety and Sustained Efficacy in Long-Term Phase III BORA Trial in Severe Eosinophilic Asthma
74% of continuously-treated patients with a blood eosinophil count 300 or greater were exacerbation-free in the second year of treatment
Novo Nordisk is laying off 400 staffers so it can shift funds toward biological and technological innovation.
9/17/2018Following a setback in a chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) clinical trial in August, AstraZeneca unveiled data from a separate trial on Sunday that showed its triple combination therapy PT010 outperformed its dual-therapy rivals eight of nine times.
Horizon Discovery Edit-R crRNA Libraries Adopted by AstraZeneca as Part of its Functional Genomics Discovery Platform
AstraZeneca joins Horizon’s Genomics Discovery Initiative
AstraZeneca and its research-and-development arm, MedImmune, announced that the U.S. FDA approved Lumoxiti (moxetumomab pasudotox-tdfk) for adults with relapsed or refractory hairy cell leukemia (HCL) who have had at least two previous systemic therapies, including with a purine nucleoside analog.
US FDA Approves LUMOXITI™ (moxetumomab pasudotox-tdfk) for Certain Patients with Relapsed or Refractory Hairy Cell Leukemia
Approval of LUMOXITI, a first-in-class medicine for hairy cell leukemia, marks first new treatment option for patients in over 20 years
9/10/2018Let's take a look at who made a splash in the pharma and biotech world the past week.
9/10/2018Days after receiving a Complete Response Letter from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for Nucala (mepolizumab) as an add-on COPD treatment, GlaxoSmithKline released data that showed the same medication was a superior treatment in severe eosinophilic asthma in patients with similar bloo...
Tezepelumab Granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation By US FDA For The Treatment Of Patients With Severe Asthma Without An Eosinophilic Phenotype
Designation Supported by Phase 2b PATHWAY Data That Demonstrated Tezepelumab Significantly Reduced Asthma Exacerbations Compared to Placebo in Severe Asthma Patients
A number of companies are making the transition from the third quarter to the fourth quarter with licensing deals to bolster their pipelines. Here’s a look at just a few of them.
AstraZeneca and MedImmune announced top-line results from its TULIP 1 Phase III clinical trial of anifrolumab in adults with moderate-to-severe systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Unfortunately, the drug didn’t meet the trials primary endpoint of statistically-significant reduction in disease act...
8/30/2018Recently, Milton Packer, a renowned cardiologist at Baylor Scott & White Health, wrote a criticism of the Orphan Drug Act and the resulting problems caused by the biopharma industry. John LaMattina, formerly president of Pfizer Global Research and Development and a current senior partner at PureT...
APEIRON EXPANDS EXECUTIVE BOARD AND APPOINTS DR. ANDERSON GAWECO AS CHIEF MEDICAL AND SCIENTIFIC OFFICER (CMSO)
APEIRON Biologics AG, a biotechnology company with a broad preclinical and clinical pipeline and an approved product on the market, focusing on the discovery and development of novel cancer immunotherapies, announced today the appointment of Anderson Gaweco, M.D., Ph.D. as its Chief Medical and Scientific Officer (CMSO).
CancerLinQ LLC announced today that Integra Connect’s EHR Solution for Oncology has been recognized as the first CancerLinQ® Certified Electronic Health Record (EHR) System.
As Brexit creeps closer and closer, the British government, as well as pharmaceutical companies and the European Medicines Agency, are preparing contingency plans for dealing with the possibility that healthcare-related companies will not have contracts in place in time.
AstraZeneca has seen another setback in a late-stage trial for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) treatments. The latest stumbling block includes a failure for AstraZeneca’s investigational treatment to distinguish itself from a drug already marketed by rival GlaxoSmithKline.