Pharmaceutical and biotech companies are dedicated to give quality possible product and service quality to its customers and potential ventures. International medications and pharmaceuticals together with their subsidiaries are integrated in order to deliver the demands. Mentioning one of the key players in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry is the AstraZeneca.

AstraZeneca plc is a pharmaceutical and bio-pharmaceutical company based on the nature of an Anglo–Swedish multination. HQ and office locations was transferred to Cambridge, England in 2013, and concentrated its R&D and AstraZeneca pipeline in the following sites: Cambridge; Gaithersburg, Maryland which is the location of MedImmune for bio-pharma work and Mölndal (near Gothenburg) in Sweden, for research on traditional chemical drugs (like diabetes drugs). Consideration as the eighth-largest drug company in the world based on sales revenue was given in the year of 2015.

AstraZeneca Headquarters Address

Traded as (AZN Stock) LSE: AZN
NYSE: AZN
Industry focused Pharmaceutical and biotechnology
Founded in April 6, 1999 in Cambridge, England
Founder Leif Johannson, Pascal Soriot
Headquarters/Based in Cambridge, England
Products Branded and generic pharmaceutical products, biotech products

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Subsidiaries

  • MedImmune

MedImmune has over 120 drugs in development for conditions including lupus, COPD, asthma, and many types of cancer. Major phase III trials include.

Pipeline
durvalumab (anti-PD-L1) benralizumab (anti-IL-5R)
tremelimumab (anti-CTLA-4) tralokinumab (anti-IL-13)
moxetumomab pasudotox (anti-CD22) anifrolumab (anti-IFN-aR)

Key People/Executives for AstraZeneca

Mr. Pascal Soriot CEO & Exec. Director
Mr. Marc Dunoyer CFO & Exec. Director
Ms. Pam P. Cheng Exec. Vice-Pres of Operations and Information Technology
Mr. Jefrey Pott Gen. Counsel
Ms. Katarina Ageborg Chief Compliance Officer

AstraZeneca Profile/Overview

  • In 1913, Astra AB was initially founded in Södertälje, Sweden, by 400 doctors and apothecaries. In 1993 Demerging of pharmaceuticals businesses and its agrochemicals and specialties businesses was done by the British chemicals company ICI, to form Zeneca Group plc. Eventually in the year of 1999 merging of Astra and Zeneca Group was commenced to form AstraZeneca plc, with its headquarters in London.
  • In 2002, Irresa, a drug based in Japan, was approved as monotherapy for the condition of non-small cell lung cancer. On 3 January 2004, a management team of ZI Medical was formed by Dr. Robert Nolan, a former director of AstraZeneca.
  • In July 2017, the company’s CEO Pascal Soriot said that Brexit would not affect its commitment to its current plans in the United Kingdom. However, it had slowed decision making for new investment projects waiting for post-Brexit regulatory regime to settle down.

AstraZeneca Products/Capabilities

AstraZeneca PLC is dedicated to the overall discovery, development, manufacture, and commercialization of prescription medicines for immuno oncology, cardiovascular and metabolic, respiratory, infection, gastrointestinal, and neuroscience diseases in the international market.

  • Its marketed products for oncology diseases comprise the following:
Arimidex Lynparza
Casodex/Cosudex Nolvadex
Faslodex Tagrisso
Iressa  Zoladex
  • Its marketed products for cardiovascular diseases comprise the following:
Atacand1/Atacand HCT/Atacand Plus Plendil
Brilinta/Brilique Seloken/Toprol-XL
Crestor  Tenormin
Imdur  Zestril
  • Its marketed products for metabolic diseases comprise the following:
Bydureon Onglyza
Byetta Symlin
Farxiga/Forxiga Xigduo
Kombiglyze XR Xigduo XR
Komboglyze
  • AstraZeneca’s marketed products for respiratory diseases comprise the following:
Accolate Eklira Genuair/Tudorza Pressair
Bevespi Aerosphere Oxis Turbuhaler
Bricanyl Respules Pulmicort Turbuhaler/Pulmicort Flexhaler
 Bricanyl Turbuhaler Pulmicort Respules
Daliresp/Daxas Symbicort pMDI
Duaklir Genuair Symbicort Turbuhaler
  • AstraZeneca’s marketed products for infection diseases comprise the following:
  1. Fluenz Tetra/FluMist Quadrivalent
  2. Synagis
  • AstraZeneca’s marketed products for neuroscience diseases comprise the following:
  1. Movantik/Moventig
  2. Seroquel IR
  3. Seroquel XR
  4. Vimovo1
  5. Zomig
  • AstraZeneca’s marketed products for gastrointestinal diseases comprise the following:
  1. Losec/Prilosec
  2. Nexium

Primary care and specialty care physicians through distributors and local representative offices are beign served by AstraZeneca. Their pipeline products include 132 projects, of which 120 are in the clinical phase of development.