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Division of UCB Group

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Biotechs Beware: Royalty Offset Clauses Can Seriously Damage Your Health

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Company Information

  • Industry
  • Biotechnology
  • Biotechnology
    • Drug Discovery Tools
      • Genomics-Proteomics
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Non-Specific
  • Alias(es)
  • Oxford GlycoSystems
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • Europe
      • Western Europe
        • UK
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • UCB Group
  • Senior Management
  • David Ebsworth, CEO
    Denis Mulhall, Dir., Fin. & CFO
    Raj Parekh, CSO
    Peter Zagorin, VP, Mktg.
    Carl Foster, SVP, Bus. Dev.
  • Contact Info
  • Oxford GlycoSciences PLC
    Phone: (44) 1235 208000
    The Forum
    86 Milton Pk.
    Abingdon, OX14 4RY