Innovative DiscoveryEnhanced Opportunities

Astex Pharmaceuticals™ is a leader in innovative drug discovery, development and commercialization, committed to the fight against cancer and other life-threatening diseases.

  • Rich product portfolio with multiple drugs in clinical development
  • Visionary leadership backed by a world-class management team
  • Productive partnerships with top-tier pharmaceutical companies

Oncology Focused

We are a leader in innovative small-molecule therapeutics with particular expertise in fragment-based drug discovery, the most important advance in discovery chemistry in the last 20 years. Although our discovery platform has produced clinical candidates for a wide variety of potential clinical applications, our primary clinical area of focus is cancer.