in the Triangle

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Pharmaceuticals and Biopharmaceuticals


With more than 228,000 people employed in the life sciences industry, North Carolina is consistently ranked as having the third largest biotechnology presence in the U.S. Locally, the Research Triangle employs over 33,000 across 372 sites and is among the top ten leading regions in the world for biotechnology, leading the state in both size and sophistication. Companies here run the spectrum from early stage research through large scale manufacturing.

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Resources: Pharmaceuticals and Biopharmaceuticals