Roche is a Swiss health care company with global operations under two divisions, Diagnostics and Pharmaceuticals. Founded by Fritz Hoffmann-La Roche in 1896, the company was first known for manufacturing a number of vitamins preparations and other byproducts. They also became the first company in 1934 to mass produce synthetic based vitamin C and were marketed as Redoxon. They were also the first to introduce a new class of tranquillizers in 1957 known as benzodiazepines.
A Pioneer In Global Healthcare
Ever since the company was founded, Roche’s commitment to improving lives led them to become the pioneer in global healthcare. With a vast record in breakthrough medications and devices, Roche used its success as a platform for discovering and creating more innovative drugs and diagnostic tests designed to help millions of patients all over the world.
As a proof of their commitment, Roche was among the first companies to ever introduce patients with targeted treatments. The combination of their vast experience in diagnostics and pharmaceuticals, Roche is better equipped to implement personalized health care than any other company.
The Biggest Biotech Company In The World
Roche is by far the largest biotech company in the world with their fourteen biopharmaceuticals already on the market. With a focus on neuroscience, oncology, ophthalmology, immunology, cardiovascular and metabolism, and infectious diseases, they can concentrate on how to provide better-targeted therapies that will benefit all their patients worldwide. In the Middle East particularly in Kuwait, Roche enabled the country’s health sector to gain access to quality treatments, particularly for advanced diseases. By expanding its activities through collaborative research within the structure of the European Commission and Innovative Medicines Initiative of EFPIA, the discovery of newer and more effective drugs and diagnostics tests for various diseases was made possible for the benefits of the people worldwide.
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To learn more about the company’s history of innovation and revolutionary breakthroughs in pharmaceutical and diagnostics, visit their official website at http://www.roche.com/. You can also find them on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/RocheCareers or follow them on Twitter http://twitter.com/roche and LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/company/roche?trk=hb_tab_compy_id_1602. Get daily updates and news by joining their social media community.
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