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Who We Are
The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) represents the country?s leading pharmaceutical research and biotechnology companies, which are devoted to inventing medicines that allow patients to live longer, healthier, and more productive lives. PhRMA members invested an estimated $38.8 billion in 2004 in discovering and developing new medicines. PhRMA companies are leading the way in the search for new cures.
The PhRMA represents the leading research-based pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies in the United States.
PhRMA companies are devoted to discovering and developing new medicines that will enable patients to live longer, healthier and more productive lives. In 2002 the companies invested more that $32 billion in discovering and developing new medicines, marking the 32nd straight year the industry has increased its investment in R&D.
PhRMA?s mission is to conduct effective advocacy for public policies that encourage discovery of important new medicines for patients by pharmaceutical/biotechnology research companies.