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101 Best Ohio Pharmaceutical Companies and Startups

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This article showcases our top picks for the best Ohio based Pharmaceutical companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Pharmaceutical industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Ohio Pharmaceutical Startups

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Checkpoint Surgical

Checkpoint Surgical

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Checkpoint Surgical provides physicians with medical devices to locate, evaluate, and protect nerves and muscles in surgical procedures.

Athersys

Athersys

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Athersys is a biopharmaceutical company, discovers and develops therapeutic products for the treatment of several disease indications.

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Cullgen

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Cullgen is a drug discovery services intended to create new drugs for the treatment of diseases that currently lack effective therapies.

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Assurex Health

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Assurex Health offers a medicine platform technology for clinicians to determine drugs for patients with chronic medical conditions.

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CinCor Pharma

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CinCor is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company .

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Airway Therapeutics

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Airway Therapeutics focuses on pulmonary research program of Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center for further development.

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Sermonix Pharmaceuticals

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Sermonix Pharmaceuticals is an Ohio LLC specialty pharmaceutical.

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CinRx Pharma

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A new approach to biopharmaceutical development.

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FarmaceuticalRx

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FarmaceuticalRx is a therapeutics company focused on bringing innovations through research and development to the medical marijuana sector.

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Sollis Therapeutics

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Sollis Therapeutics is a pharmaceutical company developing non-opioid analgesic solutions.

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Biosortia Microbiomics

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Biosortia works on new drugs from deep access to the chemistry of the microbiome for immuno-oncology and immunological therapeutics.

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Clarametyx Biosciences

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Thinking beyond antibiotics to fight life-threatening bacterial infections

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HealthWarehouse.com

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HealthWarehour is a US-based pharmacy providing individuals with retail mail-order services.

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Invirsa

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Invirsa develops a molecule that promotes ocular DNA repair and the innate immune response to infection and injury.

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OsteoNovus

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OsteoNovus is an orthopedic medical device company developing biologic materials and regenerate bone.

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Macrophage Pharma

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Macrophage Pharma is a immune-oncology company

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TBT Pharma

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TBT Pharma is a dermatology start up re-purposing generic and off patent compounds.

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RXQ Compounding

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RXQ Compounding, LLC is an FDA Approved 503B Outsourcing Facility .

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Algisys

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Algisys produces algal oils and high protein additives for the supplement, food, beverage, pharmaceutical and animal feed markets.

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Kinnear Pharmaceuticals

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Kinnear Pharmaceuticals is a preclinical stage pharmaceutical company.

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Standard Wellness

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Standard Wellness is a medical cannabis brand that offers a wide range of premium flowers and an extensive line of processed products.

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Safecor Health

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Safecor Health provides unit-dose and bar-coded medication repackaging services.

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Medpace

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Medpace, Inc., a clinical research organization, provides clinical development services for pharmaceutical and biotechnology

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Biolectrics

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Biolectrics develops medical devices designed to treat severe gum diseases.

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Lobesity Investors

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Lobesity Investors is a pharmaceutical company that specializes in providing pharmaceutical products designed to cure obesity.

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Sulfagenix

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Sulfagenix provides modifying existing molecules to improve safety, bioavailability, and efficacy for new uses.

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Theravasc

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Theravasc is a biotechnology company developing repurposed drugs for vascular disease markets.

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TRIM-edicine

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TRIM-edicine is an rapid growing, privately held biotechnology company

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Direct Scripts

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David Presper is a Mail- Order Pharma Company.

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ExactCare Pharmacy

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A Cleveland-based pharmacy focused on improving medication adherence for patients with chronic conditions and on multiple medications

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Patients’ & Consumers’ Pharma

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Patients’ & Consumers’ Pharma is an emerging life-science company developing novel technologies to produce customized pharmaceutical.

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Cool Containers

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Cool Containers manufactures and markets refrigerated cargo containers.

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Caron Products and Services

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Caron Products and Services is a provider of laboratory equipment used in molecule drug development and manufacturing academic research.

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Canfield Medical Supply

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Canfield Medical Supply provides home medical equipment, supplies, and services for patients.

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Performance Health

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Performance Health is a global consumer branded health, wellness and self-care company.

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Comprehensive Pharmacy Services

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Comprehensive Pharmacy Services is a provider of pharmacy services to hospitals.

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Torch Group

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Torch Group, LLC operates in the healthcare sector.

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CSafe Global

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CSafe Global is a pharmaceuticals company that offers data tracking services.

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H.C. Starck

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H.C. Starck develops, produces, and markets metallic and ceramic powders, and fabricated products.

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UES

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UES is a research company that provides research and development services.

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Prasco Laboratories

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A privately owned generic pharmaceutical company and the national leader in sales and marketing of authorized generic products.

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ForTec Medical

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ForTec Medical, Inc. mobilizes surgical technologies, including lasers and ultrasound equipment, to healthcare facilities.

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Pharmacy Data Management (PDMI)

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Pharmacy Data Management is a pharmaceuticals company specializing in pharmacy claims processing services.

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Two Labs

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Two Labs is a pharma service company where we do purposeful, life-impacting work as individuals and as a team.

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GiftHealth

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GiftHealth is a healthcare tech startup that streamlines pharmacy experience with free delivery and competitive medication pricing.

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Camargo Pharmaceutical Services

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CPS providing comprehensive drug development services specialized for the 505(b)(2) approval pathway and global equivalent processes.

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Altus Pharmaceuticals

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Altus is an information technology consulting firm with global impact.

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American Health Packaging

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American Health Packaging is the market leader in provided barcoded unit dose oral solids to the healthcare marketplace.

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AdaptaLogix

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Solutions for Financial and Data Operations of Clinical and Commercial Pharmaceuticals.

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Acme Fresh Market

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Acme Fresh Market is a supermarkets company specializing in pharmacy and food items.

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Steris

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STERIS is a provider of infection prevention and other procedural products and services.

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KeySource

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KeySource supplies the generic pharmaceutical needs of end-user pharmacies across the United States.

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Biolife Plasma Services

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Biolife Plasma Services is a healthcare Pharmaceutical firm that offers life-saving therapeutics that benefit thousands of people every day.

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ClinArk

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ClinArk is a clinical consulting company that provides feasibility services to pharmaceutical and biotechnology

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Indy Health Insurance Company

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Indy Health owned Health Insurance Company with Medicare D plan and other insurance product lines.

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E-BEAM Services

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E-BEAM Services is a solutions provider that handles from polymer modification, branching, bioreduction to terminal sterilization.

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Ventaira Pharmaceuticals

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Ventaira Pharmaceuticals is a specialty pharmaceutical company leveraging science and engineering for more effective medicines.

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OnPoint Oncology

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OnPoint Oncology specializing in innovative, customized solutions aimed at improving manufacturer brand performance.

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EpiDestiny

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EpiDestiny develops non-cytotoxic epigenetic drugs that work with nature.

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Celenex

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Celenex is developing treatments for rare genetic diseases.

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PharmaForce Inc.

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PharmaForce is a pharmaceutical company that offers research and development services.

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Concord Biosciences

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Concord Biosciences operates as a preclinical CRO.

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Besse Medical

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Besse is a pharmaceuticals industry.

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STATKING Clinical Services

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STATKING Clinical Services provides clinical trial services (clinical trial management and protocol development, biostatistics.

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Marc’s

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Marc’s is a discount drugstore-and-grocery store in northern and central Ohio.

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CT Chemical

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CT Chemicals manufactures and sells filtration products including ion exchange and filtration media based solutions.

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Viscus Biologics

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Viscus Biologics is a manufacture company that provides market innovative biologic products and Medical Device.

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Alphyn Biologics

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Alphyn Biologics is a life science company that develops proprietary drug therapy for treating skin diseases.

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Open Therapeutics

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Open Therapeutics curates and develops open medical, biopharma, and synthetic biology-based biotechnologies.

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CarePoint Partners

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CarePoint Partners is a home infusion and specialty pharmacy provider delivering innovative pharmacy solutions for the homecare patients.

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Zontec SPC Software

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Statistical Process Control (SPC) Software for Manufacturers Worldwide

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Allostatix

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Allostatix is an innovative, science-based company providing a breakthrough health risk assessment to help determine how life’s daily

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Business Administrators & Consultants

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Business Administrators & Consultants is an administration and claims services for health, medical, welfare and employee benefits plans.

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WIL Research

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Our mission is to provide science applied in service to humanity.

Athersys

Roxane Laboratories

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Roxane Laboratories engages in the research, development, manufacture, marketing, sale, and distribution of generic pharmaceuticals.

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Quanta BioDesign

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The Quanta BioDesign dPEG® product line is a unique technology platform.

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Appro-Rx

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Appro-Rx is a pharmaceutical and health information technology company.

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Blue Chip Surgical Center Partners

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Blue Chip Surgical Center Partners LLC develops, manages, and optimizes an ambulatory surgery center.

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Western Environmental Corporation

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Western Environmental Corporation is a provider of environmentally controlled enclosure design, construction and certification services.

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BHP

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BHP provides mental healthcare, rehabilitation and pharmacy solutions as well as support them to get education and jobs.

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P2D Bioscience

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This company is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on developing innovative drugs.

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OnCall

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OnCall provides a full spectrum of outsourcing sales and marketing solutions along with recruitment services for health care industries.

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Med-Pass

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Med-Pass is an online platform that sells and distributes pharmacy, home health, assisted living and long-term care products & manuals.

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Independent Pharmaceutical

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Independent Pharmaceutical is a Pharmaceutical company.

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Aurolife Pharma

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Aurolife is a group of companies that excelling in generic pharmaceutical product development, manufacturing & marketing.

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Mork Process

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Mork Process innovative & highly specialized supplier of customized process cleaning and sterilization solutions.

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GEMCORE

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GEMCORE offers a set of sustainable and innovative healthcare products and services for the betterment of human lives.

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Medibag

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Medibag offers advertising solutions such as graphic design to help develop business through pharmacy bags.

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MHC Medical Products

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MHC Medical is a privately-held developer and marketer of pharmacy and consumer-related medical devices.

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Ace Sanitary

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Ace Sanitary is a manufacturer and supplier of premium flexible hose products for the sanitary and ultra-pure manufacturing markets.

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Manufacturing Engineering

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Manufacturing Engineering offers business improvement and process engineering services for various manufacturing industries.

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P&C Pharma

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P&C Pharma is a life sciences company that has developed new personalized medication technology.

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LexaMed

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LexaMed is a contract testing laboratory that provides validation, particulate analysis, microbial suspensions, additional test & services.

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Lanco Biosciences

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Lanco Biosciences Inc. is a Specialty Research and Development company.

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Oakwood Labs

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Oakwood Labs focuses on sustained-release injectable pharmaceutical development and manufacturing.

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Allen’s PharmaServ

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Allen’s PharmaServ specializes in compounding customized medications to help doctors solve medication problems.

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Compounding Pharmacy Of Green

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Compounding Pharmacy Of Green offers compound medication customized for individual needs.

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Home Care Pharmacy

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Home Care Pharmacy, LLC provides pharmaceutical products and pharmacy services to nursing homes.

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Excellent proejct management

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Excellent project management is a consulting firm provides automation, software development & manufacturing execution systems services.

Athersys

Vesco Medical

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Vesco Medical supplies medical equipment such as syringes, pharmacy items, extension sets, gravity sets, NE tubes and G tubes.

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Quality by Design

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QbD supports companies worldwide in the life sciences throughout the entire product lifecycle, from idea to patient.

Written by Mark Smith

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