Alliances & Partnerships

Seeking the best science, technologies and assets to collaborate on improving patient health

At Takeda, we’re looking for partners who believe our global reach, scientific expertise and clinical excellence can help them bring their vision to market. If better health and a brighter future for people everywhere is our why, partnering is our how.

Where Partnership Intersects with Possibilities

We’ve been putting patients first for more than 230 years. Our centuries-old values of integrity, fairness, honesty and perseverance guide how we operate and how we work with partners.

Takeda Partnerships
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The pluses of partnering with Takeda

  • Faster path through the product lifecycle
  • Creative, customized collaboration
  • Dedicated alliance management team and resources
  • Respect for your independence and decision-making
  • Clear two-way accountability

Patient-centric, partner focused

Our outside-in mindset is focused on identifying innovations both outside and within our walls. We think differently – and creatively – about how we work with our partners and build on our combined strengths across all stages of discovery, development and commercialization. The Power of Plus means creatively combining our expertise with yours to improve patient health.

Leveraging what we do best – together

At Takeda, we deeply value your company’s expertise, skills and unique culture, 
and will help you leverage the benefits of teaming with Takeda: a flexible, people-oriented company; an ecosystem of academic institutions, nonprofit organizations, venture capital firms and biopharmaceutical peers; and a highly motivated alliance team with commercial expertise and a track record of success
across the entire product lifecycle.

Unique approach - differentiated results

Takeda is open for business – open to exploring new and different ways of partnering with you. We’ve structured our partnering organization to support creative collaborations tailored to your unique needs, ranging from innovative deal structures to novel implementation models and beyond. Count on our alliance team to operate nimbly and follow through on our commitments.

Sharing success in the true spirit of partnership

How we operate and work with partners is guided by Takeda’s core values, forged over 230 years. They are the inspiration for our spirit of collaboration and the foundation of how we pursue our mission “to strive towards Better Health and a Brighter Future for people worldwide through leading innovation in medicine.

Featured Partnership

Memorial Sloan Kettering + Takeda

Memorial Sloan Kettering + Takeda are collaborating to advance CAR-T therapies.

Leveraging What We Do Best – Together

Takeda is focused on delivering new cell therapy modalities—with a curative intent— to improve the immune system’s ability to fight cancer. Memorial Sloan Kettering is leading CAR-T research and clinical development. Together, experts and researchers will pursue next-generation approaches to overcome existing limitations of CAR-Ts and further advance CAR engineering.

The Results

We will continue the discovery and development of novel CAR-T products for the potential treatment of hematological malignancies and solid tumors. We’re investing in next-generation immuno-oncology approaches to address the urgent and diverse needs of patients living with cancer.