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PublicNYSE:AZN
Date5/1993
Raised
Post IPO Valuation

General Information

Websiteastrazeneca.com
Twitter@astrazeneca
CategoryBioTech
Phone+44 (0)20 7604 8000
Employees
Founded4/1999
DescriptionPharmaceutical company

Offices

HQ
15 Stanhope Gate
London, W1K 1LN, GBR

People

Vice President, Head of Scientific Partnering & Alliances
Vice President and Head of Infection, Global Medicines Development
Pharmaceutical development and technical services
USA/Canada Head - Global R&D Finance
Non-Executive Director Member of the Science Committee
Associate Director of Cancer Research
Non-Executive Chairman, Chairman of the Nomination and Governance Committee, member of the Remuneration Committee
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Acquisitions

Total$3.04B
Spirogen, 10/2013 $440M
Amplimmune, 8/2013 $500M
Pearl Therapeutics, 6/2013 $1.15B
Omthera Pharmaceuticals, 5/2013 $443M
Novexel, 12/2009 $505M

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AstraZeneca

AstraZeneca is global innovation-driven biopharmaceutical company specialising in the discovery, development, manufacturing and marketing of prescription medicines that make a meaningful difference in healthcare.

AstraZeneca discovers new medicines that are designed to improve the health and quality of life of patients around the world - medicines which are innovative, effective and which offer added benefits such as reduced side effects or better ways of taking the treatment. They also focus on getting the best from every medicine they make by exploring all the ways it can be used or improved.

Their business strategy sets out their path to success in delivering great medicines to patients through innovative science and global excellence in development and commercialisation.

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  1. AstraZeneca buys oncology-focused Spirogen for up to $440 million (reuters.com) [edit]
  2. MedImmune agrees $500m cancer acquisition (businessweekly.co.uk) [edit]
  3. AstraZeneca buys U.S. lung drug firm Pearl for up to $1.15 billion (reuters.com) [edit]
  4. AstraZeneca to acquire Omthera Pharmaceuticals including NDA-ready novel dyslipidemia treatment to complement cardiovascular portfolio (worldpharmanews.com) [edit]
  5. Novexel to be Acquired by AstraZeneca (fiercebiotech.com) [edit]
  6. AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards $157,000 Grant to Allegiance Health Foundation (businesswire.com) [edit]
  7. AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards $175,200 Grant to North Georgia Healthcare Center (businesswire.com) [edit]
  8. AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards $187,270 Grant to UnityPoint Health – Trinity (businesswire.com) [edit]
  9. AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards $173,210 Grant to Matthew Walker Comprehensive Health Center (businesswire.com) [edit]
  10. AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards $213,000 Grant to the Ashland-Boyd County Health Department (businesswire.com) [edit]
  11. AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards $163,387 Grant to Catherine’s Health Center (businesswire.com) [edit]
  12. AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards $250,000 Grant to the Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health Department (businesswire.com) [edit]
  13. AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards $200,000 Grant to St. Mary’s Health Wagon (businesswire.com) [edit]
  14. AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards $154,320 Grant to Poudre Valley Health System Foundation (businesswire.com) [edit]
  15. AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards $150,768 Grant to Whittier Street Health Center (businesswire.com) [edit]
  16. ADDING MULTIMEDIA AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards $150,000 Grant to Sankofa Community Development Corporation (businesswire.com) [edit]
  17. ADDING MULTIMEDIA AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards $381,208 in Grants to Two Mississippi Organizations Working to Improve Heart Health (businesswire.com) [edit]
  18. ADDING MULTIMEDIA AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards $381,208 in Grants to Two Mississippi Organizations Working to Improve Heart Health (businesswire.com) [edit]
  19. ADDING MULTIMEDIA AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards $422,894 in Grants to Two Organizations Working to Improve Heart Health in the Northeast (businesswire.com) [edit]
  20. ADDING MULTIMEDIA AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards $422,894 in Grants to Two Organizations Working to Improve Heart Health in the Northeast (businesswire.com) [edit]
  21. Nektar stands to gain $25 million from AstraZeneca filing (bizjournals.com) [edit]
  22. AstraZeneca hands over $28M to team with Regulus on cardio pact (fiercebiotech.com) [edit]
    AstraZeneca to invest £120 million in new manufacturing facility to produce Zoladex (worldpharmanews.com) [edit]
    AstraZeneca awarded $76 million from Apotex for Prilosec generic (reuters.com) [edit]
    AstraZeneca to buy Bristol out of diabetes venture for up to $4.1 billion (reuters.com) [edit]
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