In the first quarter of 2008, Eisai, Inc. purchased MGI Pharma. Eisai Inc. (pronounced â-zî) is a U.S. pharmaceutical subsidiary of Tokyo-based Eisai Co., Ltd., a research-based human health care (hhc) company that discovers, develops and markets products throughout the world. Established in 1995, Eisai Inc. began marketing its first product in the United States in 1997 and has rapidly grown to become an integrated pharmaceutical business with sales of approximately $2.6 billion in fiscal year 2006 (year ending March 31, 2007).
Headquartered in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey, we are dedicated to a tradition of genuine concern for people and are driven by the desire to meet the diverse health care needs of patients and their families and caregivers. We are an agile, entrepreneurial organization managed by experienced leadership, backed by the strength, stability and historical successes of Eisai Co., Ltd.., which has a strong and lasting commitment to the U.S. market.
For more than 30 years, Janssen Biotech, Inc. has delivered on the promise of new treatments and new ways to improve the health of individuals with serious disease.
Built upon a rich legacy of innovative "firsts" Janssen Biotech, Inc. pursues innovative solutions in the therapeutic areas of immunology, oncology and nephrology. With the same unwavering passion for new challenges, we dedicate ourselves to delivering solutions for these disease states where unmet needs continue to exist.
Rooted in rich scientific collaborations and community-based relationships, we have access to some of the top minds in science today, allowing us to advance the treatment of patients through our innovative medicines. Our discoveries lead us not only to new treatments, but also to new ways to empower patients and expand their access to quality care – because we believe that changing lives for the better takes more than medicine.
We invite you to visit our sister companies, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Janssen Therapeutics, who share our vision of advancing patient care.
Millennium has a major commitment to the discovery and development of new treatments for cancer, with a sizeable group focused on this area, including cancer biologists, world-leading experts in the field of genomics-based oncology and clinical oncology researchers. Our overall strategy in oncology is to develop novel treatments based on a thorough understanding of the molecular pathways that underlie different forms of cancer, and of the most appropriate points for therapeutic intervention within these pathways.
Based in South San Francisco, California, Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a global biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for improving the lives of people with cancer. The company is focused on developing novel medicines that target key molecular pathways. For more information about Onyx, visit the company’s website at www.onyx.com.