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Apr 16, 2015, 08:00 ET

Health Canada Approves New Indication for the Use of Xtandi® (enzalutamide) Capsules for Patients with Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

Approval based on improved overall survival, delayed time to radiographic progression and an overall positive risk-benefit profile MARKHAM, ON,...

Apr 06, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Astellas Appoints Shontelle Dodson to Lead Medical Excellence Function

 Astellas ("Astellas,") (Tokyo: 4503) today announced that Dr. Shontelle Dodson has been named vice president, Medical Excellence, Medical...

Apr 03, 2015, 09:00 ET
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MD Anderson, Astellas Pharma Sign Option Agreement for Monoclonal Antibody Drug Targeting Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Astellas Pharma Inc. (TSE: 4503) and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center today announced the signing of an option agreement to...

Apr 02, 2015, 07:00 ET
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Enzalutamide Demonstrates Statistically Significant Improvement In Progression Free Survival Compared With Bicalutamide In Strive Trial

 Astellas Pharma Inc. (TSE: 4503) and Medivation, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDVN) today announced topline results from the Phase 2 STRIVE trial...

Apr 01, 2015, 14:04 ET
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Astellas Teams Up with The Chris Klug Foundation on the Bounce Back Award to Recognize Extraordinary Transplant Recipients

 Astellas Pharma US, Inc., in partnership with the Chris Klug Foundation (CKF), is pleased to sponsor the second annual Bounce Back Award....

Mar 24, 2015, 07:00 ET
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Astellas and Medivation Announce New Enzalutamide Data Presented During Plenary Presentations at the 2015 European Association of Urology Congress

 Astellas Pharma Inc. (Tokyo: 4503) and Medivation, Inc. (Nasdaq: MDVN) today announced new data from the Phase 2 TERRAIN trial of enzalutamide...

Mar 16, 2015, 16:10 ET
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New Enzalutamide Data To Be Presented In Late Breaking News Plenary Session At European Association Of Urology Congress

Astellas Pharma US, Inc., a U.S. subsidiary of Tokyo-based Astellas Pharma Inc. (Tokyo: 4503) and Medivation, Inc. (Nasdaq: MDVN) announced that...

Feb 24, 2015, 07:20 ET

El estudio DIAMOND proporciona visión sobre función renal y profilaxis de rechazo de órganos

- El estudio DIAMOND (ADVAGRAF Studied in Combination With Mycophenolate Mofetil (MMF) and Basiliximabin Liver Transplantation) proporciona...

Feb 20, 2015, 12:15 ET
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Astellas and BlackDoctor.org (BDO) Team Up to Offer Health Education at the 2015 CIAA Tournament Fan Fest

 Astellas Pharma US, Inc., and BlackDoctor.org (BDO), the leading on-line health destination for African-Americans, today announced Astellas as...

Feb 19, 2015, 19:01 ET

Advagraf™ muestra una mayor supervivencia del injerto frente a tacrolimus de liberación inmediada

- Los datos de uno de los mayores registros de trasplante de hígado independientes de Europa muestran un beneficio de supervivencia del...

Feb 13, 2015, 11:48 ET
Feb 13, 2015, 10:01 ET
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Sanidad personalizada: ¿La panacea o la caja de Pandora?

- Sanidad personalizada: ¿ La panacea o la caja de Pandora? Vea a los expertos mundiales debatir acerca del impacto de la genética y la...

Feb 13, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Astellas Pharma Launches the Newest Element in its Global Corporate Brand Campaign On CNN's Global Broadcast Network

 Astellas Pharma Inc. (hereafter called Astellas or "the Company") President and CEO, Yoshihiko Hatanaka, announces the newest element of its...

Feb 02, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Astellas Broadens Commitment to Clinical Trial Data Transparency

 Astellas Pharma Inc. (Tokyo: 4503, "Astellas") announced today that the company will now make trial data available through...

Jan 27, 2015, 12:22 ET