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Associate Director (Former Employee)
Cambridge, MA

ProsGreat people. True spirit of helping patients. Novel drugs that truly do make a difference to patents and their lives. Nice location and building in Kendal Sq Cambridge MA

ConsThe acquisition by Sanofi has started to change the culture to one more akin to big pharma. There is also a fair bit of travel required to France by senior management.

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    A OK company to work for

    Research Associate (Current Employee)
    Framingham, MA

    I have been working at Genzyme full-time for more than a year

    Pros: Peaceful environment, not competitive, mostly people work along well in… Cons: Salary is not up to market standard, not much encouragement… Advice to Senior Management: Need new ideas.. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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    Lots of dead weight

    Staff Scientist I (Former Employee)
    Waltham, MA

    I worked at Genzyme full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros: Exciting to work to help patients in need Cons: Too many people worked there for too long and were irrelevant, but… Advice to Senior Management: Communicate. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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