Philadelphia Area Biotechnology Manufacturers

Absorption Systems: Contract research organization serving the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, providing pre-clinical absorption, metabolism,and excretion screening studies.View open positions and email resume on website.

440 Creamery Way, Suite C

Exton, Pennsylvania 19341
(610) 280-7300

AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP: North American headquarters and R&D site of a very large international company, formerly called Centeon. Researches and manufactures protein therapies, including coagulation therapies for the treatment of hemophilia, immunoglobulins for the prevention and treatment of immune disorders, and plasma expanders. Parent company Aventis SA was formed by the merger of Hoechst AG and Rh�ne-Poulenc Rorer. View open positions and submit resume on website.

1800 Concord Pike
P.O. Box 15437
Wilmington, DE 19850-5437
(302) 886-3000 / (800) 456-3669

Bachem: U.S. headquarters of the Swiss company, leading international producer of peptides sold to pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, universities and other research institutes.

3700 Horizon Drive

King of Prussia, PA 19406
(800) 634-3183

Bristol-Meyers Squibb:Large company with 54,000 employees in more than 60 countries. Research and manufacture of pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and consumer products. Submit resume on website.

P.O. Box 5335

Princeton, NJ 08543
(609) 252-4000

DuPont Pharmaceuticals Company:Biotechnology company focused on the design, manufacture, and early stage clinical development of gene-based therapeutic products for the treatment of human diseases.

Chestnut Run Plaza

PO Box 80722
Wilmington, DE 19880
(302) 992-5000

GlaxoSmithKline: Discovers, develops, manufactures and markets pharmaceuticals, vaccines, over-the-counter medicines and health-related consumer products. Employs 47,300 people worldwide. R&D facilities are in King of Prussia and Upper Providence. View open positions and submit resume on website. Formed by the merger of GlaxoWellcome and SmithKline Beecham at end of 2000.

One Franklin Plaza
Philadelphia, PA 19101
(215) 751-4000

Hemispherx Biopharma, Inc.: Early stage biotechnology company, develops therapies for inflammatory diseases, including rheumatoid arthritis and Multiple Sclerosis, using mononuclear cell-based immunotherapy vaccine technology.

One Penn Center
1617 JFK Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 988-0080

Integrated Project Services: Engineering firm specializing in design and build services for the pharmaceutical, biotech, semiconductor, health care, food and specialty manufacturing industries. View open positions on website; hires chemical and mechanical engineers.

2001 Joshua Road

LaFayette Hill, PA 19444
(610) 828-4090

Johnson & Johnson: Manufacturer of pharmaceutical and consumer products. J&J has more than 190 operating companies in 51 countries around the world. View open positions for headquarters and all divisions and submit resume on website.

One Johnson & Johnson Plaza
New Brunswick, NJ 08933
(732) 524-0400

Local divisions:

Centocor (see above)

Janssen Pharmaceutica, Titusville, NJ 08556

Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products
, Skillman, NJ 08558

McNeil Consumer Health Care
(see below)

Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceutical Inc., Raritan, NJ

R.W. Johnson Pharmaceutical Research Institute, Raritan, NJ and Spring House, PA

Therakos (see below)

LifeSensors, Inc.: Using genetic engineering to develop human receptor cell-based biosensors for the detection of ligands, hormones, metabolites, drugs, and other industrial chemicals. Development and commercialization of lipid- andliposome-based pharmaceuticals, primarily directed toward the treatment of cancer.

271 Great Valley Parkway
Malvern, PA 19355
(610) 644-8845

MedImmune Oncology, Inc.:Formerly U.S. Bioscience, a subsidiary of biotech vaccine developer MedImmune. Develops treatments for cancer and AIDS.

1Tower Bridge,
100 Front St.
West Conshohocken, PA 19428
(610) 832-0570

Merck & Company, Inc.: Large international pharmaceutical company; develops prescription drugs at West Point location (corporate headquarters in Whitehouse Station, NJ). View open positions and submit resume on website.

770 Sumneytown Pike
PO Box 4
West Point, PA 19486-0004
(215) 652-5000

Molecular Targeting Technology: Young company, developing imaging agents based on monoclonalantibodies for diagnosis of life threatening conditions in cardiovasculardisease and cancer.

882 W. Matlack Street, Suite 105

West Chester, PA 19382
(610) 738-7938

Omnicare Clinical Research: Contract research organizations, providing drug development services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device companies in 23 countries; specializes in geriatrics. View open positions and email resume on website.

630 Allendale Road

King of Prussia, PA 19406
(800) 290-5766

OraPharma, Inc.: Research, development, and marketing of products for oral healthcare. Lead product, in Phase III clinical trials, for the treatment of periodontal disease; other initiatives include new treatments for bone and tissue regeneration, oral complications of cancer therapy and dental pain/trauma. A member of the Johnson & Johnson family of companies.

732 Louis Drive
Warminster, PA 18974
(215) 956-2200

Polysciences, Inc.: Privately-held pharmaceutical company; technology involves the chemical attachment of lipid vectors to pharmaceutical agents to create small-molecule drugs with improved medical performance. Developing products for the treatment of certain cancers, neurological disorders and infectious diseases.

400 Valley Road
Warrington, PA 18976 
(800) 523-2575

Puresyn, Inc.: Produces biomedical diagnostic products. View open positions and email resume on website.

87 Great Valley Parkway
Malvern, PA 19355
(610) 640-0800

Tektagen - Charles River Laboratories, Inc.: Large contract research organization providing animal research models for drug discovery and development. Offers range of biomedical products and services, includin serology testing services, diagnostic, biosafety and analytical testing services. View open positions and email resume on website.

350 Technology Drive
Malvern, PA 19355
(800) 648-6682

Therakos: A Johnson & Johnson subsidiary researching photoimmune therapy and development of photopheresis for disease management.

437 Creamery Way
Exton, PA 19341
(610) 280-1000

ViroPharma Incorporated: Development and discovery of antiviral pharmaceuticals,including viral respiratory infection, hepatitis C, and RSV diseases. ACQUIRED BY SHIRE in 2013