Science

At AstraZeneca, science is at the core of everything we do.

Leading scientific expertise


We combine a unique range of knowledge, skills and experience with a passion for following the science. In the last five years, we have invested more than 25 billion dollars in research and development (as of 2019). Our R&D is focused on three therapy areas where we believe we can make the most meaningful difference to patients: Oncology; Cardiovascular, Renal and Metabolism; and Respiratory.

Here are some examples of our key capabilities:





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