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Astellas installs president at OSI

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Astellas has named Naoki Okamura as president of its wholly owned US subsidiary OSI Pharmaceuticals. Mr Okamura was formerly an executive in Astellas's licensing and alliances department. Around a month ago, the Japanese firm completed its $4 billion acquisition of OSI, whose CEO is Dr Colin Goddard. The move will give Astellas a greater presence in the oncology sector and the US market (scripintelligence.com, 17 May 2010).

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