Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Bristol Myers Squibb Company, also known as BMS, is a multinational pharmaceutical company. Tracing its origins to1858, it develops and manufactures prescription pharmaceuticals and biologics for a diverse range of diseases including cancer, HIV/AIDS, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, hepatitis, rheumatoid arthritis, and psychiatric disorders.
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