Friday, July 11, 2014
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The Medical Innovators of Today

The Medical Innovators of Today

The Philadelphia region is currently home to 446 bioscience
companies, many of which consistently break ground in the development of new biotechnology therapies, vaccines, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and diagnostics.


The list includes some of the region's largest companies, such as GlaxoSmithKline and Merck, as well as small start-ups seeking venture capital.


The area is also home to some of the nation's premier medical-research institutions that are associated with the region's major health-care and educational institutions.


Shown on the map are all of the region's medical-technology companies, clustered by town, as well as most major local hospitals.

The Philadelphia region is currently home to 446 bioscience companies, many of which consistently break ground in the development of new biotechnology therapies, vaccines, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and diagnostics.

The list includes some of the region’s largest companies, such as GlaxoSmithKline and Merck, as well as small start-ups seeking venture capital.

The area is also home to some of the nation’s premier medical-research institutions that are associated with the region’s major health-care and educational institutions.

Shown on the map are all of the region’s medical-technology companies, clustered by town, as well as most major local hospitals.