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AstraZeneca is a global, innovation-driven biopharmaceutical business that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialization of prescription medicines, primarily for the treatment of cardiovascular, metabolic, respiratory, inflammation, autoimmune, oncology, infection and neuroscience diseases.

AstraZeneca operates in over 100 countries and its innovative medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide.

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AZ Health Connections

  • AZ Employees Organize Backpack Drives in DE and CA to Support Local Communities 27 August 2014 20:35 BST

    Students across the country are heading back to school and AstraZeneca and its employees joined together to help children in need get the necessary supplies to be prepared for a successful year. AstraZeneca employees organized grassroots efforts, utilizing employee and corporate funding, to deliver over 370 backpacks filled with school...