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Biogen Idec, Inc. (Massachusetts) 

14 Cambridge Center

Cambridge  Massachusetts  02142  U.S.A.
Phone: 617-679-2000 Fax: 617-679-2617

Biogen Idec (NASDAQ: BIIB) is a biotechnology leader that discovers, develops and delivers to patients worldwide innovative therapies for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases, hemophilia and autoimmune disorders. With its rich scientific heritage and passionate commitment to pioneering new advances, Biogen Idec recognizes that cutting-edge science and medicines can address unmet patient needs to change the course of devastating diseases.

Founded in 1978, Biogen Idec is the world’s oldest independent biotechnology company. Patients worldwide benefit from its leading multiple sclerosis therapies, and the company generates nearly $5 billion in annual revenues. Biogen Idec has a strong late stage pipeline with the potential to launch new products for multiple sclerosis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and hemophilia by 2015.

With about 4,800 employees worldwide, Biogen Idec is a truly global organization. In addition to our headquarters in Weston, Mass., and our research operations in Cambridge, Mass., we have a world-class manufacturing facility in North Carolina and offices in Canada, Australia, Japan and throughout Europe. We also have a direct commercial presence in more than 29 markets and a network of distribution partners in more than 70 additional markets, including new markets such as Central/Eastern Europe, Brazil, China and India.

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Key Statistics

Ownership: Public

Web Site: Biogen
Employees: 1700
Symbol: BIIB



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Company News
Biogen (BIIB) And Target ALS Foundation Announce $20 Million Corporate Funding Challenge 2/10/2016 10:25:18 AM
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Biogen (BIIB) Joins Pioneering Target Validation Collaboration 2/8/2016 12:31:23 PM
Biogen (BIIB) Points Out Three New Risk Factors For 2016 in SEC Filing, Report Shows 2/8/2016 6:23:32 AM
Biogen (BIIB) To Present At The Leerink Partners 5th Annual Global Healthcare Conference 2/5/2016 7:30:08 AM
Biogen (BIIB) Exec Talks Google (GOOG)'s Verily Partnership & Google’s Ultimate Game Plan 2/1/2016 7:20:22 AM
Investors Grin Over Biogen (BIIB)'s $3.4 Billion Cash Pile and Earnings Report 1/27/2016 3:09:15 PM
Biogen (BIIB) 2015 Revenues Increase 11% To $10.8 Billion 1/27/2016 8:38:48 AM
Former Biogen (BIIB) Exec's Startup Codiak BioSciences Bags Another $61 Million, Totaling $92 Million for Exosome Research 1/26/2016 6:07:34 AM
Investors Hope Biogen (BIIB), Amgen (AMGN) and Celgene (CELG)'s Earnings Will Pull Biotech Sector Out of Slump 1/25/2016 6:36:29 AM