|Acquired by||Takeda Pharmaceutical|
Takeda Bio Development Center Limited engages in the discovery, development, manufacture, and marketing of human therapeutics based on advances in cellular and molecular biology. Takeda Bio Development Center Ltd. was formerly known as Amgen Kabushiki Kaisha. As a result of the acquisition of Amgen Kabushiki Kaisha by Takeda Pharmaceutical Co., Amgen Kabushiki Kaisha’s name was changed. As of April 1, 2008, Takeda Bio Development Center Ltd. operates as a subsidiary of Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd.