Will Pfizer/Pharmacia s Big R&D Bucks Create a Bioinformatics Behemoth? | GenomeWeb

The proposed merger announced last week between Pfizer and Pharmacia could be a bellwether for the future of bioinformatics in pharma. The merged company will be the largest pharmaceutical firm in the world, with an annual R&D budget of more than $7 billion that Pfizer officials have vowed to wield aggressively in the search for new drugs and a beefed-up pipeline.

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