Plunkett's Biotech and Genetics Industry Almanac: The Only Comprehensive Guide to Biotech Companies and Trends

Plunkett's Biotech and Genetics Industry Almanac: The Only Comprehensive Guide to Biotech Companies and Trends

by Jack W. Plunkett
     
 

ISBN-10: 1891775189

ISBN-13: 9781891775185

Pub. Date: 02/15/2001

Publisher: Queen's University of Belfast, Institute of Irish Studies

Your guide to the technologies revolutionizing health care. Research, growth companies, proteonics, genomics, international companies. Vital details on the Biotech & Genetics 400 Firms.

Overview

Your guide to the technologies revolutionizing health care. Research, growth companies, proteonics, genomics, international companies. Vital details on the Biotech & Genetics 400 Firms.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781891775185
Publisher:
Queen's University of Belfast, Institute of Irish Studies
Publication date:
02/15/2001
Edition description:
Book & CD-ROM
Pages:
600

Table of Contents

A Short Biotech & Genetics Glossaryi
Introduction1
How To Use This Book3
Chapter 1Major Trends & Technologies Affecting the Biotech & Genetics Industry7
Chapter 2Biotech Research Techniques & Genetic Illustrations23
Chapter 3Biotech & Genetics Industry Statistics43
Chapter 4Biotech & Genetics Industry Contacts: Addresses, Telephone Numbers and World Wide Websites57
Chapter 5Careers in Biotech & Genetics71
Chapter 6The Biotech & Genetics 400: Who They Are and How They Were Chosen103
Industry List, With Codes104
Index of Rankings Within Industry Groups (The Biotech & Genetics 400 grouped by industry and ranked for sales and profits)105
Alphabetical Index116
Index of Headquarters Location by State121
Index of Headquarters Location by Country125
Index by Regions Where the Biotech & Genetics 400 Have Locations126
Index by Firms With International Operations131
Individual Profiles on each of The Biotech & Genetics 400133
Additional Indexes
Index of Hot Spots for Advancement for Women/Minorities561
Index of Subsidiaries, Brand Names and Selected Affiliations562
List of Major Tables and Charts
Equity Investments in Biotechnology8
US Human Genome Project Funding18
Leading Biotech Companies Ranked by 1999 Worldwide Sales44
Annual Percent Change in US R&D by Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies45
Biotech Industry Financing 199946
FDA Approval Times for New Drugs 1987-199947
Major Industry Consolidations in 199948
Prevalence, Cost and Medicines in Development for Selected Major Diseases in the US in 200049
R&D as a Percent of Sales, Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies, 1980-200050
R&D Total Investments by Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies51
Total Biotechnology Patents Granted Per Year52
Venture Financing: Biotech Deals (Private Companies) and Dollars Raised 1992-200053
Biotech at a Glance 1998-199954
Bigger Biotech, Bigger Pharma 199955
Biotech & Genetics Industry Jobs: 1998 and Projected 200872
List of Illustrations
Andenovirus27
Amino Acid28
Antibody28
Base Pair29
Chromosome30
Cytogenetic Map31
DNA32
DNA Replication33
Enzyme34
Gene34
Micro array Technology35
Messenger RNA36
Nucleotide37
Protein39
RNA40

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