Innovative Drug Discovery, Focused Drug Development
Astex is a leader in innovative drug discovery and development, committed to the fight against cancer and diseases of the central nervous system (CNS).
We are a member of one of Japan’s leading pharmaceutical companies, the Otsuka group, and therefore benefit from the resources and commitment of a global pharmaceutical company.
- Robust proprietary oncology product portfolio with multiple drugs in mid-late stage clinical development worldwide
- Developing a CNS product portfolio of novel targeted therapeutics for defined neurodegenerative disease populations
- Highly collaborative, science-driven culture that is enhanced by an “open innovation” approach with a range of strategic relationships with leading academic research institutes, research charities and via partnerships with other companies