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  • Industry
  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Dermatology
  • Gynecological, Urological
  • Musculoskeletal & Connective Tissue Disorders
  • Alias(es)
  • Ownership
  • Public
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • North America
      • USA
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • BioSpecifics Technologies Corp.
  • Senior Management
  • J. Kevin Buchi, CEO
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  • BioSpecifics Technologies Corp.
    Phone: (516) 593-7000
    35 Wilbur St.
    Lynbrook, NY 11563