Top 40 Companies

FEATUREBest Places to Work 2006: Industry Top 40 Companies Rank in 2006 Rank in 2005 Company Name/Location Country Total Number of Employees Worldwide Most Highly Ranked Factors Least Highly Ranked Factors 1 1 Tec Laboratories Albany, OR USA 100 or fewer Management Research Environment Integ

The Scientist Staff
Apr 1, 2006

FEATURE
Best Places to Work 2006: Industry

Top 40 Companies
Rank
in 2006
Rank
in 2005
Company Name/Location
Country
Total Number of Employees Worldwide
Most Highly Ranked Factors
Least Highly Ranked Factors
1
1
Tec Laboratories
Albany, OR
USA
100 or fewer
Management
Research Environment
Integrity
Remuneration & Benefits
2
2
Transform Pharmaceuticals
Lexington, MA
USA
100 or fewer
Remuneration & Benefits
Integrity
Management
Research Environment
3
11
Amgen
Thousand Oaks, CA
USA
More than 5,000
Training & Development
Job Satisfaction
Integrity
Policies & Practices
4
3
Infinity Pharmaceuticals
Cambridge, MA
USA
100-500
Policies & Practices
Communications
Job Satisfaction
Remuneration & Benefits
5
9
Genentech
South San Francisco, CA
USA
More than 5,000
Remuneration & Benefits
Research Environment
Management
Job Satisfaction
6
8
Asterand
Detroit, MI
USA
100-500
Integrity
Communications
Training & Development
Remuneration & Benefits
7
-
Raven Biotechnologies
South San Francisco, CA
USA
100 or fewer
Management
Policies...