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EXODUS TO ASIA: RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES ABOUND.

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  • Source:
    Science. 3/21/2008, Vol. 319 Issue 5870, p1691-1696. 4p.
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    • Abstract:
      The article reports on the growing opportunities for science and technology in Asia. China is among the countries in Asia where several major international pharmaceutical companies have expanded their research and development. The city of Shanghai has become the place for growing local pharmaceutical industry and international companies including Novartis, Roche, GlaxoSmithkline, AstraZeneca and Novo Nordisk. Relative to this, Roche was the first multinational pharmaceutical company to settle in Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park in 1994.