Headquarters Cambridge, MA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1978
Type Company - Public (BIIB)
Industry Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
Revenue £2 to £5 billion (GBP) per year
Competitors Unknown

With its pipeline full of biotech drugs, Biogen Idec aims to meet the unmet needs of patients around the world. The biotech giant is focused on developing treatments in the areas of immunology and neurology. Its product roster includes best-selling Avonex, a popular drug for the treatment of relapsing multiple sclerosis (MS); Tysabri, a drug treatment for MS and Crohn's disease (developed with Elan); Rituxan, a monoclonal antibody developed jointly with Genentech that treats non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and rheumatoid arthritis; and Fumaderm, a psoriasis drug marketed in... More

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Biogen Idec CEO and Director George A. Scangos

George A. Scangos

CEO and Director

Great people and company going through a period of change

  Former Senior Associate II in Maidenhead, England

Pros: Fantastic people who are on the whole truly committed to what they are doing. There is real passion and desire to do the very best on most projects. Great workplace 'perks' such as free barista-style coffees and hot drinks, subsidised cantine and… Full Review

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No Offer – Interviewed in Saint Louis, MO (US) Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interview Details This interview had to be the most odd interview that I have ever had. I had a phone screen and then flew out of state for the first face to face interview.Full Interview

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Top Employer, Science Magazine, 2012
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