Glaxo SmithKline Look to Genomics, Bioinformatics | GenomeWeb


ONDON--With the news that Glaxo Wellcome and SmithKline Beecham intend to merge to form the world’s largest pharmaceutical company, it is clear that genomics and bioinformatics will play key roles as the combined company expects to apply results from the human genome project to produce new drug targets. SmithKline plans to have two genomics-based products for blood pressure and eating disorders in clinical trials this year, Reuters reported.

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