Thursday, June 6, 2013

Astellas Signs Distribution Agreement With Tecnofarma For Enzalutamide In Latin America

Astellas Pharma US, Inc,  a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Astellas Pharma Inc. has entered into a distribution agreement with Tecnofarma International Ltd. to distribute enzalutamide (XTANDI® in the U.S.)  in Latin America, excluding Brazil, upon regulatory approvals in the various countries. Financial terms of the agreements were not disclosed.
Astellas already has an agreement with Tecnofarma, for distribution of Mycamine® in Latin America. Tecnofarma has a strong Latin American sales and marketing oncology organization.