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July 31, 2015 2:51 PM ET

Biotechnology

Company Overview of Human Genome Sciences Inc.

Company Overview

Human Genome Sciences, Inc. operates as a biopharmaceutical company in the United States. Its principal products include BENLYSTA for systemic lupus erythematosus; and raxibacumab for inhalation anthrax. The company’s mid- and early-stage pipeline products comprise Mapatumumab, a human monoclonal antibody for the treatment of advanced hepatocellular cancer; HGS1036, a biologic for multiple cancers; HGS1029, an IAP inhibitor that is in Phase 1 development to treat patients with solid and lymphoid tumors; and HGS1025, a human monoclonal antibody to the CCR5 receptor that would have entered Phase 1b development in ulcerative colitis. It also holds financial rights to certain products in the Gla...

14200 Shady Grove Road

Rockville, MD 20850-7464

United States

Founded in 1992

1,100 Employees

Phone:

301-309-8504

Fax:

301-309-8512

Key Executives for Human Genome Sciences Inc.

Chief Executive, President and Director
Age: 54
Senior Vice President of Operations
Age: 53
Executive Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel
Age: 63
Executive Vice President of Research & Development
Age: 65
Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

Human Genome Sciences Inc. Key Developments

GSK Reportedly To Acquire Human Genome

GlaxoSmithKline plc (LSE:GSK) is reportedly expected to announce an agreement to acquire Human Genome Sciences Inc. for about $2.8 billion. GlaxoSmithKline is expected to pay around $14 per share.

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