PO Box 13398
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
Paul Graml, Executive Manager, State Government Affairs
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is a world leading research-based pharmaceutical company with a powerful combination of skills and resources that provides a platform for delivering strong growth in today's rapidly changing healthcare environment. GSK's mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. Headquartered in the UK and with operations based in the U.S., the new company is one of the industry leaders, with an estimated seven percent of the world's pharmaceutical market. GSK also has leadership in four major therapeutic areas: anti-infectives, central nervous system (CNS, respiratory and gastro-intestinal/metabolic. In addition, it is a leader in the important area of vaccines and has a growing portfolio of oncology products. The company also has a Consumer Healthcare portfolio comprising over-the-counter (OTC) medicines, oral care products and nutritional healthcare drinks, all of which are among the market leaders. The company has a leading position in genomics/genetics and new drug discovery technologies.