AstraZeneca in Cambridge

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Where science thrives

Cambridge is one of the most exciting bioscience hotspots in the world. It is home to one of AstraZeneca’s three global R&D Centres, alongside Gothenburg and Gaithersburg, and plays a central role in our mission to deliver life-changing medicines to patients.

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Pushing the boundaries of science in Cambridge

With more than 600 life sciences and healthcare organisations in Cambridge, providing 20,700 jobs locally, being in Cambridge enables the delivery of our science-led strategy. It is where we carry out cutting-edge science and contribute to an environment that drives the convergence of scientific innovation and talent.



We have established over two hundred partnerships across Cambridge with academia, business and leading scientific institutions.

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At AstraZeneca we share a common purpose: to push the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines. Watch the film here to see how we strive to achieve this in Cambridge.

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