Human Genome Sciences
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Headquarters Rockville, MD
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public
Industry Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

Human Genome Sciences (HGS) knows that the path to good health starts at the molecular level. Using its expertise in human genetics, the biopharmaceutical discovery and development firm is working on therapies for infectious and autoimmune diseases, cardiovascular disease, and cancer. In 2011 lead candidate Benlysta gained FDA approval to treat systemic lupus. Previously, the company's only product approved for sale was an antibody treatment for inhaled anthrax. Benlysta was developed through a partnership with GlaxoSmithKline, which also covers other products in HGS's... More

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Employees are “Satisfied”   21 ratings


73% Approve of the CEO   11 ratings

Human Genome Sciences President, CEO, and Director Tom Watkins

Tom Watkins

President, CEO, and Director

Fun Place, Unfortunately Defunct

  Former Manufacturing Associate I in Rockville, MD

Pros: -Awesome training program; they make sure you know your stuff before putting you on field
-Many good/fun natured and sociable people (at least manufacturing side).
-Awesome amenities and infrastructure (the glass building in rockville is amazing…
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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Rockville, MD Aug 2009 – Reviewed Jan 24, 2013

Interview Details – Interview process was very in depth and comprehensive. The process included several departments, making for a wide range of interview questions.Full Interview

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