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    Biogen Inc. (BIIB)

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    282.79 Up 0.79(0.28%) May 27, 4:00PM EDT
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    Biogen Inc.
    225 Binney Street
    Cambridge, MA 02142
    United States - Map
    Phone: 617-679-2000
    Website: http://www.biogen.com

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Healthcare
    Industry:Biotechnology
    Full Time Employees:7,350

    Business Summary 

    Biogen Inc. discovers, develops, manufactures, and delivers therapies for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases, hematologic conditions, and autoimmune disorders. It offers TECFIDERA, AVONEX, and PLEGRIDY to treat relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis (MS); TYSABRI to treat relapsing forms of MS and Crohn’s disease; and FAMPYRA to improve walking ability for patients with MS. The company also provides ELOCTATE to treat adults and children with hemophilia A for control of bleeding episodes; ALPROLIX to treat adults and children with hemophilia B for control of bleeding episodes; RITUXAN for treating non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, rheumatoid arthritis, and chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), as well as two forms of ANCA-associated vasculitis; GAZYVA for the treatment of patients with previously untreated CLL; and FUMADERM to treat plaque psoriasis. The company’s products in Phase III development stage comprise ZINBRYTA, a monoclonal antibody for the treatment of relapsing-remitting MS; Aducanumab for Alzheimer’s disease; and ISIS-SMNRx for spinal muscular atrophy. Its Phase II clinical trial products include Anti-LINGO for optic neuritis and MS; Amiselimod for multiple autoimmune indications; BAN2401 and E2609 for Alzheimer's disease; Raxatrigine for trigeminal neuralgia; rAAV-XLRS for X-linked juvenile retinoschisis; and BG00011 for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Its Phase I clinical trial products comprise Dapirolizumab pegol for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE); ISIS – DMPK for myotonic dystrophy; Anti-BDCA2 for SLE; Anti-alpha-synuclein for Parkinson’s disease; and BIIB063 for sjogren’s syndrome. The company has a strategic research collaboration with Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. It offers products primarily through its own sales force, marketing groups, and third parties worldwide. The company was formerly known as Biogen Idec Inc. and changed its name to Biogen Inc. in March 2015. Biogen Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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    Biogen Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of May 1, 2016 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 5.
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    Key Executives 
     PayExercised
    Dr. George A. Scangos Ph.D., 68
    Chief Exec. Officer and Director
    3.67M0.00
    Mr. Paul J. Clancy M.B.A., 54
    Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
    1.36M0.00
    Ms. Susan H. Alexander Esq., 59
    Chief Legal Officer, Exec. VP and Corp. Sec.
    1.26M0.00
    Mr. Kenneth A. DiPietro , 57
    Exec. VP of HR
    1.18M0.00
    Mr. John G. Cox M.B.A , 53
    Exec. VP of Pharmaceutical Operations & Technology
    1.27M1.94M
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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