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Astellas Pharma US, Inc., is the U.S. affiliate of Astellas Pharma Inc., Japan’s second largest pharmaceutical company and ranked within the top 20 in the global market. Astellas Pharma US is located in Deerfield, Illinois, and is the company's
headquarters for the Americas.
Astellas Pharma US, Inc. upholds the Astellas Group's business philosophy, which has three elements — raison d'être, mission and beliefs. This business philosophy expresses the company’s goal to contribute to the health of people around the world through the provision of highly effective and trustworthy pharmaceuticals, while continuously increasing Astellas’ enterprise value.
Specifically in the U.S., Astellas is intensely focused on five key therapeutic areas: cardiology, dermatology, immunology, infectious disease, and urology which will help strengthen Astellas' foothold within the U.S. marketplace and support our overall goal of being a globally competitive company respected for its knowledge and innovation in established franchises. Astellas is also committed to advancements within the field of oncology and other emerging therapeutic areas.
Astellas' focus on becoming a leader in the U.S. within these five therapeutic areas supports the company's business philosophy, VISION 2015, to become a "global category leader." Visit the Astellas Pharma Inc. Web site for more information about VISION 2015.