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AbbVie is a global, researchbased biopharmaceutical company formed in 2013 following separation from Abbott.

AbbVie combines the focus and passion of a leadingedge biotech with the expertise and capabilities of a long-established pharmaceutical leader to develop and market advanced therapies that address some of the world’s most complex and serious diseases. In 2013, AbbVie will employ approximately 21,000 people worldwide and markets medicines in more than 170 countries. For further information on the company and its people, portfolio and commitments, please visit Follow @AbbVie on Twitter or view careers on our Facebook page.


The mission of Danone Research is to bring health through food to the greatest number of people.

With 150 manufacturing sites and over 75,000 employees, Danone is a health food leader. The waters division of the Danone Group encompasses several well known international brands including Evian, Volvic, Badoit and Bonafont, as well as leading national brands such as Aqua (Indonesia), Villavicencio, Villa del Sur (Argentina), Zywiec Zdroj (Poland), Hayat (Turkey), Fontvella, Lanjaron (Spain), Salus (Uruguay), Robust, Health (China) and Salvetat (France). Danone is committed to promoting healthy hydration. Our aim is to encourage scientific advances in hydration studies, and ensure the diffusion and application of this information through our the Hydration for Health Initiative


Sanofi, a global and diversified healthcare leader discovers, develops and distributes therapeutic solutions focused on patients’ needs.

Sanofi has core strengths in the field of healthcare with seven growth platforms: diabetes solutions, human vaccines, innovative drugs, consumer healthcare, emerging markets, animal health and the new Genzyme.


Astute Medical is focused on identifying novel biomarkers for acute conditions and diseases.

Our first offering is for acute kidney injury (AKI).These novel biomarkers can assist the clinician with an earlier and more reliable patient risk assessment. With ongoing research on novel biomarkers, we will reach our goal: creating solutions to previously unmet clinical needs that may improve patient outcomes.


Fresenius Medical Care is the world’s largest integrated provider of products and services for individuals undergoing dialysis because of chronic kidney failure, a condition that affects more than 2.3 million individuals worldwide.

Through its network of 3,180 dialysis clinics in North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia-Pacific and Africa, Fresenius Medical Care provides dialysis treatment to more than 261,600 patients around the globe. Fresenius Medical Care is also the world’s leading provider of dialysis products such as hemodialysis machines, dialyzers and related disposable products.

The service brand of Fresenius Medical Care

NephroCare is the service brand of Fresenius Medical Care. We provide services in dialysis centres in more than 25 countries across Europe, Middle East, Africa and Latin America.


Amgen discovers, develops, manufactures and delivers innovative human therapeutics.

A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen was one of the first companies to realize the new science’s promise by bringing safe and effective medicines from lab, to manufacturing plant, to patient. Amgen therapeutics have changed the practice of medicine, helping millions of people around the world in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis, and other serious illnesses. With a deep and broad pipeline of potential new medicines, Amgen remains committed to advancing science to dramatically improve people’s lives.

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Baxter develops, manufactures and markets products that save and sustain the lives of people with hemophilia, immune disorders, infectious diseases, kidney disease, trauma, and other chronic and acute medical conditions.

As a global, diversified healthcare company, Baxter applies a unique combination of expertise in medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology to create products that advance patient care worldwide.

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