Date : December 12, 1994

Back To: Pharmaceutical Companies Stress Innovative Research For Success

The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA), a trade association of research-based pharmaceutical companies, reports an almost 15 percent reduction in the overall work force in the past two to three years, with current employment totaling 266,000.

MayCiba-Geigy Corp.600
JulyMarion Merrell Dow Inc.1,850
JulyMerck & Co. Inc.2,100
JulySyntex Corp.700
AugustJohnson & Johnson3,300
SeptemberBristol-Myers Squibb Co.1,500
OctoberEli Lilly and Co.4,000
OctoberPfizer Inc.4,000
OctoberUpjohn Co.1,500
OctoberAmerican Cyanimid Co.(Lederle)2,500
NovemberWarner-Lambert Co.2,800
JanuaryBristol-Myers Squibb Co.3,500
JanuaryDuPont Merck Pharma. Co.800
AprilCiba-Geigy Corp450
JuneRhone-Poulenc Rorer Inc.200
JulyAmerican Home Products Corp.2,300
OctoberCarter-Wallace Inc.630
OctoberHoffmann-La Roche...

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