Astellas Rx+® Healthcare Innovation Challenge

Improve the quality of life of people with sensory disabilities and individuals with restricted access to healthcare!





Astellas’ Rx+® business leverages the expertise and knowledge of Astellas, which have been cultivated through its prescription drug (Rx) business, integrates innovative medical technology with cutting-edge technology from different fields, contributes to patients through Patient Journey (overall medical care, including diagnostic, preventive, therapeutic, and prognostic care), and creates new revenue streams separate from Astellas’ core Rx products.

Through the Rx+® business, Astellas aims to create "A world where people can live mentally and physically healthy lives and be true to themselves through healthcare solutions based on scientific evidence“.

More specifically, Astellas’ Rx+® business is committed to developing solutions and provide value in the following areas:

  • Prevent disease onset and slow progression by using personal data
  • Expand options for people with limited access to current therapeutics
  • Support active living by enhancing physical and sensory function


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