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Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ISIS)

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Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
2855 Gazelle Court
Carlsbad, CA 92010
United States - Map
Phone: 760-931-9200
Website: http://www.isispharm.com

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Index Membership:N/A
Sector:Healthcare
Industry:Drug Manufacturers - Other
Full Time Employees:365

Business Summary 

Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is engaged in the discovery and development of antisense drugs using novel drug discovery platform. The company’s flagship product includes the KYNAMRO injection, which is an apo-B synthesis inhibitor for patients with homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia; and for the reduction of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol. It also has a pipeline of 31 drugs in development for the treatment of various diseases, including cardiovascular and metabolic diseases; severe and rare diseases, including neurological disorders; and cancer. The company has strategic alliances and collaboration agreements primarily with AstraZeneca AB, Biogen Idec MA Inc., Bristol-Myers Squibb, Eli Lilly and Company, Genzyme Corporation, GlaxoSmithKline, Hoffman-La Roche Inc., F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd., Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Antisense Therapeutics Limited, Excaliard Pharmaceuticals, Inc., iCo Therapeutics Inc., OncoGenex Technologies Inc., and Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc. Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Carlsbad, California.

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Corporate Governance 
Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Aug 1, 2014 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 4.
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 PayExercised
Dr. Stanley T. Crooke M.D., Ph.D., 69
Founder, Exec. Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Chairman of Science/Medical Committee and Member of Agenda Committee
1.55M9.27M
Ms. Elizabeth L. Hougen , 52
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Sr. VP of Fin.
601.00K340.00K
Ms. B. Lynne Parshall Esq., J.D., 60
Chief Operating Officer, Corp. Sec., Director and Member of Agenda Committee
1.19M7.64M
Dr. C. Frank Bennett BSc, Ph.D., 57
Sr. VP of Antisense Research
651.00K1.37M
Dr. Richard S. Geary Ph.D., 56
Sr. VP of Devel.
639.00K1.98M
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 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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