Pharma companies have influenced our lives a lot by providing us medication and alternatives to keep our health in good shape. They invest billions of dollars to fight the natural calamities and epidemics to serve the world. Here is a list of the top 10 pharma companies in the USA in 2014 basis their sales revenues.
10. Gilead Sciences
Gilead Sciences is an American pharma company. The company headquarters are located in Foster City, California, where it was also founded in 1987. The company operates in North America, Europe and Australia, with employee strength of 4000, and has partnered with pharmaceuticals in many countries of Africa and the Indian sub-continent. Gilead Sciences’ domains of focus were originally viral diseases including HIV, Hepatitis B and Influenza, but in 2006 it acquired two companies which allowed it to branch into cardiovascular and respiratory diseases. Its latest drug Sovaldi, for Hepatitis C, was named ‘the most important new drug of 2013’ by the Forbes website.