As a pharmaceutical firm, your mission statement should be the bedrock differentiator for your company. It should show how your company adds value to your patients’ lives and speak to the payer, provider, and end customer.

ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. 11085 Torreyana Road, Ste. 100 San Diego, CA 92121-1104

Description ACADIA Pharmaceuticals Inc. is a pharmaceutical company that uses a unique approach to manufacture drugs that help in the treatment of diseases that affect the central nervous system

Mission Statement At ACADIA, our mission is to improve the lives of patients by developing innovative treatments that address unmet medical needs in neurological and related central nervous system disorders

Acasti Pharma, Inc. 545 Promenade du Centropolis, Suite 100 Laval, Québec H7T 0A3 Canada

Slogan / Motto Bridging the treatment gap in cardiometabolic disorders

Description Acasti Pharma, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company that manufactures drugs that help in the treatment of certain heart disorders

Mission Statement Acasti Pharma Inc. is an emerging biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the research, development and commercialization of innovative proprietary active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) for the management of cardiometabolic disorders, from prevention to treatment, through a novel superior approach to lipid regulation.

Achaogen, Inc. 7000 Shoreline Court, #371 South San Francisco, CA 94080

Description Achaogen, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company that researches and manufactures new types of drugs for infections that are resistant to current drugs.

Mission Statement Our mission at Achaogen is to discover and develop antibiotics to treat patients with life-threatening bacterial infections

Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corporation 11682 El Camino Real, Suite # 300 San Diego, CA 92130

Slogan / Motto Science for a brighter tomorrow

Description Adamis Pharmaceuticals Corporation is a pharmaceutical company that specialises in the manufacture of respiratory, allergy and oncology medications

Mission Statement Customers Welfare is Our Mission

Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 101 Main Street Suite 1850 Cambridge, MA 02142

Description Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company specializing in the research and production of therapies which assist patients with rare diseases.

Mission Statement At Aegerion, we are dedicated to the development and commercialization of innovative, life-altering therapies for patients with debilitating often fatal, rare diseases

Akebia Therapeutics, Inc. 245 First Street Suite 1100 Cambridge, MA 02142

Slogan / Motto Pioneering Hypoxia Inducible Factor (HIF) Therapies

Description Akebia Therapeutics, Inc is a pharmaceutical company specialising in research and manufacture of drugs for patients with kidney disease.

Mission Statement Our Mission is to Deliver Therapeutic Advances to Patients with Serious Diseases through the Biology of hypoxia inducible factor (HIF)

Alcobra Ltd. 2 Weizman St. Tel Aviv, Israel 6423902

Description Alcobra is a biopharmaceutical comapny specialising in the research and production of ADHD medication

Mission Statement We are committed to developing safe and effective products for the treatment of cognitive disorders.

Alder BioPharmaceuticals, Inc. 11804 North Creek Parkway South Bothell, WA 98011

Description Alder Biopharmacuticals, Inc. is a pharmaceutical company that researches and manufactures medication that will help patients with migraine,autoimmune and inflammatory diseases

Mission Statement Alder’s mission is to help alleviate human suffering by generating better and safer antibody therapeutics through novel technologies

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 352 Knotter Drive Cheshire, CT 06410

Description Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical firm that focuses on developing and commercializing life-changing therapeutic products. One of the therapeutic products it offers is called Soliris (eculizumab), used for treating paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) which is a genetic disorder and a genetic disease called atypical Haemolytic Uremic Syndrome (aHUS). Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. sells its products mainly in the US, Europe and the Asia Pacific. It was founded in 1992.

Mission Statement Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and delivering life-transforming therapies for patients with severe and life-threatening rare diseases.

Alkermes plc Connaught House, 1 Burlington Road, Dublin 4, Ireland

Slogan / Motto Patient inspired.

Description Alkermes plc is a pharmaceutical company that uses its strong scientific background to develop medication for patients with a central nervous system disease.

Mission Statement Alkermes plc develops innovative medicines designed to help patients with serious, chronic conditions better manage their disease..

Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 300 Third Street 3rd Floor Cambridge, MA 02142

Description Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, a pharmaceutical company that specailises in the research of gene therapy and development of drugs for serious diseases.

Mission Statement Business development is integral to our mission of building a leading and independent biopharmaceutical company based upon RNAi therapeutics

Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 11570 6th Street Rancho Cucamonga, California 91730

Description Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and markets technically challenging, proprietary and generic inhalation and injectable products.

Mission Statement Amphastar’s mission is to become a leader in research and development and the manufacture of generic and specialty pharmaceutical drugs and innovative delivery systems

Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 1020 East Meadow Circle Palo Alto, CA 94303-4230

Description Founded in 2002, Anacor is a biopharmaceutical firm whose main operations involve discovering, developing as well as marketing small novel molecule therapeutics that are derived from its own novel Chemistry program.

Mission Statement Anacor’s mission is to improve healthcare through unconventional thinking.

ANI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 210 Main Street West Baudette, MN 56623

Description ANI Pharmaceutical, Inc. is an integrated pharmaceutical company that focuses on developing, manufacturing and marketing generic and branded prescription pharmaceuticals. It also engages in manufacturing oral solid dose products, liquids, topical, narcotics and potent products; and also Lithobid lithium carbonate extended release tablets. It is headquartered in Baudette, Minnesota.

Mission Statement To manufacture quality pharmaceutical products for prescription applications that are economically viable for our customers, while providing value to our investors, all within a supportive and rewarding work environment for our employees.

Anthera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 25801 Industrial Blvd, Suite B Hayward‚ CA 94545

Description Anthera pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company that develops and commercializes a range of products that are aimed to treat diseases that are associated with inflammation as well as autoimmune diseases. It was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Hayward, Carlifornia.

Mission Statement Our mission is to develop and advance promising clinical products for the treatment of serious inflammatory diseases.

Apricus Biosciences, Inc 11975 El Camino Real, Suite 300 San Diego, CA 92130

Description Apricus Biosciences, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company located in San Diego, California and it engages in the development and marketing of novel therapeutics for both men and women’s health. It was founded in 1987.

Mission Statement Apricus Biosciences, Inc.’s mission is to develop and commercialize through our partners, innovative pharmaceutical products to treat men’s and women’s unmet medical needs

Aquinox Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Suite 450 – 887 Great Northern Way Vancouver, BC Canada, V5T 4T5

Description Aquinox Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a clinical pharmaceutical company that focuses on discovering and developing oral drug candidates in order to treat cancer and inflammatory diseases. It mainlt deals with anti-inflammatory product candidates which target a key cellular pathway regulator in immune cells known as SHIP1. It was founded in 2003.

Mission Statement BCCA’s mandate is driven by a three-fold mission: to reduce the incidence of cancer; to reduce the mortality rate of people with cancer; and to improve the quality of life of people living with cancer

Aratana Therapeutics, Inc.

Description Founded in 2010, Aratana Therapeutics, Inc. is a development-stage biopharmaceutical firm that licenses, acquires, develops and commercializes biopharmaceutical products that are made for cats and dogs, and their companion animals globally. It’s headquartered in Kansas City, Kansas.

Mission Statement Our approach and mission are centered on one idea: Imagine how a veterinarian or pet owner would feel to learn there is finally a therapy for their pet

Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 6154 Nancy Ridge Drive San Diego, CA 92121

Description Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company that discovers, develops and commercializes novel drugs targeting the G protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs) in order to address unmet and inadequate medical needs.

Mission Statement Improve health by bringing innovative medicines to patients

Array BioPharma Inc. 3200 Walnut Street Boulder, CO 80301

Description Array Biopharma Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company that engages in discovering, developing and marketing small molecule drugs for treating cancer patients in North America, Asia Pacific and Europe. It was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Boulder, Colorado.

Mission Statement Our mission is to be the most efficient inventor of high quality drug candidates in the pharmaceutical industry.

Arrowhead Research Corporation 225 South Lake Avenue, Suite 1050 Pasadena, CA 91101

Description Arrowhead Research Corporation is a biopharmaceutical company that focuses on developing targeted RNAi therapeutics in the United States of America. It was founded in 2003 and it’s headquartered in Pasademia, California.

Mission Statement our mission is to create powerful new therapies that address real health problems

Assembly Biosciences, Inc. 99 Hudson Street New York, NY 10013

Description Assembly Biosciences is a biopharmaceutical company that focuses on developing and commercializing innovative novel approaches to treat hepatitis B virus infection (HBV) as well as C. difficile-associated diarrhoea (CDAD). It was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Mission Statement Discover, develop and commercialize drugs with the potential to treat and cure HBV and CDAD

Athersys, Inc. 3201 Carnegie Avenue Cleveland, Ohio 44115-2634

Description Athersys is a clinical-stage biotechnology company that develops therapies aimed to lengthen and improve the quality of human life. They are developing MulitStem, a patented, adult-derived, off-the shelf stem cell product platform for several disease symptoms in the field of inflammatory and immune, neurological, and cardiovascular disease. The company has partnered with pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies and research and clinical institutions in the United States and Europe to further develop its platform and products.

Mission Statement Developing best in class therapeutics that improve the quality of human life.

Antares Pharma, Inc. 100 Princeton South Suite 300, Ewing, New Jersey 08628

Description Founded in 1979, Antares Pharma, Inc. is a specialty pharmaceutical company develops and markets self-administered parental pharmaceutical products and also technologies globally. Its products include OTREXUP, which is a pre-filled methotrexate syringe. It is headquartered in Ewing, New Jersey.

Mission Statement To develop and commercialize self-administered parenteral medicines that optimize clinical benefits with enhanced cost effective health outcomes

Auris Medical Holding AG 500 North Michigan Ave, Suite 600 Chicago, IL 60611 , USA

Description Auris Medical is a biopharmaceutical company that develops therapeutics for otology. Founded in 2003 it is based in Basel, Switzerland and also has a branch in Chicago, IL, USA.

Mission Statement We at Auris Medical are dedicated to developing novel pharmaceutical therapies to protect hearing and to silence tinnitus.

Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 640 LEE ROAD CHESTERBROOK, PA 19087

Slogan / Motto Dedicated To Innovations For Life

Description Founded in 1999, Auxilium is a biopharmaceutical company that develops and markets products in the field of Urology, specifically Men’s Healthcare and Orthopedics, as well as other different therapeutic areas.

Mission Statement Auxilium’s mission is to improve the lives of patients throughout the world by successfully identifying, developing, and commercializing innovative specialty biopharmaceutical products. We are committed to: the long-term success of our employees and shareholders, providing new treatment options to healthcare professionals, and the welfare of our patients.

Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 30 Enterprise, Suite 400 Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

Slogan / Motto Pathway to Treatment

Description Avanir Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company that offers medicines to patients with central nervous system disorders. The company, founded in 1988, first focused on human therapeutics and had the name Lidak Pharmaceuticals. In 1999, they refocused on the areas of cardiovascular, autoimmune and infectious diseases and eventually changed their name to what it is now.

Mission Statement Avanir’s primary mission is to serve patients by developing innovative treatments for unmet medical needs. We also strive to be a responsible corporate citizen and good neighbor.

AVEO Pharmaceuticals, Inc. 650 E. Kendall Street Cambridge, MA 02142

Description AVEO Oncology is company that develops and commercializes targeted therapies to treat patients with cancer. Its Human Response PlatformTM provides the company insights into cancer and related disease biology and is being utilized in the discovery and clinical development of its therapeutic candidates.

Mission Statement Delivering the next generation of cancer medicine to patients

Biocept, Inc. 5810 Nancy Ridge Drive, Suite 150 San Diego, CA 92121

Description Biocept, Inc., headquartered in San Diego, California is a molecular oncology diagnostics company providing Circulating Tumor Cells (CTCs) and biomarker analysis. They use technologies to deliver oncology diagnostics to physicians by providing prognostic and assessments for guiding the course of treating patients. The company also offers services to other laboratory testing providers, academic institutions, research organizations, biopharmaceutical companies, and clinical trial support.

Mission Statement Biocept is dedicated to improving outcomes for cancer patients by advancing diagnostics.

BioLineRx Ltd. 19 Hartum Street, P.O. Box 45158 Jerusalem 91450, Israel

Description Based in Jerusalem, Israel, BioLineRx is a clinical-stage, publicly-traded (NASDAQ/ TASE: BLRX) biopharmaceutical development company that develops products suitable for the pharmaceutical market. It uses its ties with universities, research institutes, academic institutions, technology transfer offices and biotechnology companies to access promising projects at an early stage both in Israel and globally.

Mission Statement At BioLineRx, our mission is to identify promising new compounds and develop them into safe, effective and marketable drugs, seeking out-licensing and other strategic alliances in final developmental stages.

BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. 770 Lindaro Street San Rafael, CA 94901

Slogan / Motto Providing promising new therapeutics to patients with severe or life-threatening diseases.

Description BioMarin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a company that deals with developing and commercializing biopharmaceuticals for treating chronic diseases and other medical situations in the United States, Latin America, Europe and internationally. The commercial products produced include Naglazyme, which is a recombinant form of N-acetylgalactosamine 4-sulfatase enzyme for treating mucopolysaccharidosis VI and Kuvan, a synthetic oral form of 6R-BH4 that is used to treat mucopolysaccharidosis I which is a genetic disease. It was founded in 1996.

Mission Statement to leverage its proprietary enzyme technology to develop therapies for the treatment of numerous diseases and conditions including genetic diseases, and burn and wound care.

Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. No. 588 Shiji Xi Avenue XIANYANG, SXI 712046. China

Description Biostar Pharmaceuticals Inc. is a China based company that deals with developing, manufacturing, and marketing over the counter (OTC) as well as prescription pharmaceutical products for various illnesses and conditions in the Peoples republic of China. It has 68 distributors and an approximate network of 226 salespersons in around 27 provinces. It’s based in Xianyang, the Peoples Republic of China.

Mission Statement Develops, manufactures and markets pharmaceutical and health supplement products for a variety of diseases and conditions.

Celator Pharmaceuticals Inc. 200 PrincetonSouth Corporate Center Suite 180 Ewing, New Jersey 08628 USA

Slogan / Motto Improving and Extending the Lives of Patients with Cancer

Description Celator Pharmaceutical,founded in 2000 as a spinoff company from the British Columbia Cancer Agency.It produces pharmaceuticals in developing advanced therapies to treat cancer.

Mission Statement Our mission is to improve and extend the lives of patients with cancer by discovering and developing novel products based on our cutting edge technologies