It’s a public limited company, founded in the year of 1887. its state of art headquarter is located in NewYork City, USA.
Dr. Giovanni Caferio is the CEO of this company. Often known as BMS , the company has a expanded scale of operation worldwide. Its area of specialization includes key therapeutic areas like Cancer, HIV Aids, diabetes, hepatitis and other psychiatric disorders. In the last half of the year 2014 the company announced one of the largest acquisitions of its history of existence with ipierian. In the month of February the company acquired Flexas Bioscience as well as collaborating with Rigel Pharmaceuticals for expanding its research activities. BMS was listed in the Fortune 500 companies list. It is included in the Dow Jones sustainability North America Index for providing leading sustainable performances. In 2013 based on its huge increase in Market Capitalization it was listed as the best Drug Manufacturing Company in the Forbes Magazine.
Some of its well known products are Avalide and Plavix for cardiovascular diseases, Glucophage and onglyza for Diabetes Mellitus, Droxia, Erbitux for oncology, Abilify for Psychiatry.