Astellas Patient Advocacy

Astellas Patient Advocacy is a function within Corporate Affairs at Astellas that focuses on creating, building and maintaining third-party relationships. We serve as a conduit between Astellas and external stakeholders to help improve patient outcomes, improve access issues and address patients’ unmet needs head on.

Community comes together for AML Awareness Day

Community comes together for AML Awareness Day

Scientists are discovering more about acute myeloid leukemia (AML) all the ...
High-fat diet thickens the cells of the arteries

High-fat diet thickens the cells of the arteries

The claim A high-fat diet contributes to atherosclerosis by thickening arte ...
Increase muscle mass to boost response to PD-1 inhibitors in lung cancer

Increase muscle mass to boost response to PD-1 inhibitors in lung cancer

The claim Sarcopenia, or the loss of skeletal muscle mass, is significantly ...
Could genomics improve pancreatic cancer outcomes?

Could genomics improve pancreatic cancer outcomes?

Routine genetic profiling in pancreatic cancer could save lives by matching ...
Young women worry more about depression than heart disease

Young women worry more about depression than heart disease

Young women are more worried about depression and anxiety than they are abo ...
Research rundown: chemotherapy-related blood cancer is rare but significant

Research rundown: chemotherapy-related blood cancer is rare but significant

The claim Despite advances in cancer treatments, people who underwent chemo ...
Research rundown: study investigates links between cancer diagnosis and suicide

Research rundown: study investigates links between cancer diagnosis and suicide

The claim People who have been diagnosed with cancer within the last year a ...
Research rundown: black men with “low risk” prostate cancer may have aggressive disease

Research rundown: black men with “low risk” prostate cancer may have aggressive disease

The claim Black men diagnosed with prostate cancer classified as low risk m ...
Research rundown: site of care impacts palliative care cancer health disparities

Research rundown: site of care impacts palliative care cancer health disparities

The claim People with metastatic cancer treated at hospitals that primarily ...