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101 Top South Korean Pharmaceutical Companies and Startups

This article showcases our top picks for the best South Korean 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 South Korean Pharmaceutical Startups

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Standigm

Standigm

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Standigm is an AI-driven workflow drug discovery company that aims to improve the success rates and efficiency of new drug development.

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L&P Cosmetic primarily engages in the development of cosmeceutical products.

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Samsung Bioepis

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Samsung Bioepis is a biopharmaceutical company.

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3billion

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3billion is a world leader in the field of genetic diagnostics for rare disease.

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ExoCoBio

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ExoCoBio has been developing innovative therapeutics as well as cosmetic products based on stem cell-derived exosomes.

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PharmCADD

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Uses AI-based protein structure prediction algorithms, MD simulation, and Quantum calculation to enable faster drug design.

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Immuneoncia Therapeutics

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Immuneoncia Therapeutics is an immuno-oncology-centric biopharmaceutical company.

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CG Pharmaceuticals

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CG Pharmaceuticals is a structural chemoproteomics-based drug discovery and development company in Seoul, Korea.

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Mediaiplus

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MediC helps pharmaceutical and research organizations easily find the most relevant and accurate data to get started on clinical trials.

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Kanaph Therapeutics

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Kanaph Therapeutics is a leading biotech in oncology, auto-immune, and eye diseases with large molecules and small molecules.

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Genesen

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Genesen is developing peptide-based new drugs that provides the treatment of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases.

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GtreeBNT

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GtreeBNT is a biotechnology company by advancing the development of innovative drugs.

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Daewoong Pharmaceutical

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Daewoong Pharmaceutical is a healthcare company that provides pharmaceuticals solutions and services for consumers.

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SD Biosensor

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SD Biosensor is a global bio-diagnostic company

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HK inno.N Corp

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Develops and sells immune anticancer drugs, blood disease drugs, kidney disease drugs, and other products.

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SK Bioscience

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SK Bioscience is a vaccine development company beyond Korea by investing and building infrastructure for continuous vaccine development .

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Yuhan Corporation

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Yuhan Co, Ltd. is a South Korean pharmaceutical and chemical company.

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HLB Group

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HLB Group is the manufacture of lifeboats, special ships, safety goods, and engines.

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Dong-A Pharmaceutical

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Dong-A Pharm is a leading pharmaceutical company in South Korea.

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Kwang Dong Pharmaceutical

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Kwang Dong Pharmaceutical is a leading pharmaceutical company

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Oncocross

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Oncocross is a Biopharmaceutical Company.

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Curigin

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Curigin is a medicine and pharmaceutical research and development company.

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1st Biotherapeutics

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1STBIO is dedicated to developing breakthrough therapies with a key value to provide novel medicines to patients.

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Chong Kun Dang Pharmaceutical Corp.

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Chong Kun Dang Pharmaceutical Corp. is a Pharmaceutical company.

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Ildong Pharmaceutical

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A south Korea pharmaceutical company.

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Korea Kolmar Co.

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Korea Kolmar engages in the manufacture and sale of cosmetics.

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Alteogen

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Alteogen is a leading bio company.

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Green Cross Wellbeing Corporation

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Green Cross Wellbeing is engaged in personalized nutrition therapy businesses.

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AptaBio Therapeutics

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AptaBio Therapeutics is a pharmaceutical biotechnology company that develops intractable innovative drugs.

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Dong-A Socio Holdings

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Dong-A Socio Holdings has been the leading pharmaceutical company in South Korea.

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STCube

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STCube is a biotechnology and biopharmaceutical company that develops therapies to overcome novel immune evasion mechanisms in cancer.

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Celltrion Healthcare

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Celltrion Healthcare is committed to delivering innovative and affordable medications to promote patients’ access to advanced therapies.

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LG Life Sciences

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LG Life Sciences operates in the pharmaceutical and fine chemical fields.

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Clinomics

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Clinomics is committed to improving the future of mankind and the value of life with our researchers and technology.

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Yungjin Pharmaceutical

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Yungjin Pharmaceutical, Co., Ltd., was established in 1952.

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Nexturn Bio

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Nexturn Bio is an R&D company for miRNA (MicroRNA) new drugs in Nevada.

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CELLnLIFE

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CELLnLIFE develops stem cell therapy for the treatment of rare and intractable diseases.

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BMI KOREA

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BMI KOREA engages in the production of pharmaceutical products and medical devices.

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MedPacto

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MedPacto is an innovative drug discovery and development company.

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PoongLim Pharmatech

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PoongLim Pharmatech is a medical device manufacturer that manufactures & supplies medical devices and related products.

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Mediforum Pharm

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Mediforum Pharm is a pharmaceutical company.

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Reyon Pharmaceutical

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Reyon Pharmaceutical is a Korea-based company engaged in the provision of pharmaceutical products.

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ARONTIER

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ARONTIER is an artificial intelligence-driven drug discovery company.

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Abion

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Advancing companion diagnostic-based medicine as innovators across global markets.

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Macrogen

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Macrogen is a precision medicine biotechnology company

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Aptamer Sciences

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Aptamer Sciences is a R & D-based bio venture company

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3BIGS

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Aims to discover new materials powered by bio big data and AI platform.

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HaplnScience

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HaplnScience is a pharmaceutical company that focuses on anti-aging therapies that can reverse tissue and organ degeneration.

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Global Neurotech (GNT) Pharma

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Global Neurotech (GNT) Pharma is a technologies for patients with neurological and inflammatory diseases.

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Theragen Etex

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Theragen Etex Co. Ltd. is a comprehensive pharmaceutical and biotechnology group.

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Humedix

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Humedix produces pharmaceutical products for arthritis and other generic drugs.

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Huons

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Huons is a medical solution for human health.

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Hanmi Fine Chemical

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Hanmi Fine Chemical is a supplier of active pharmaceutical ingredients.

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Dream Pharma Corp

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Dream Pharma Corp., pharmaceutical company, manufactures prescription and OTC medications in South Korea

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Hyundai Pharm

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Hyundai Pharm is a Pharmaceutical company.

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YooYoung Pharmaceutical

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YooYoung Pharmaceutical is a Pharmaceutical Company

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Daehwa Pharmaceutical

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Daehwa Pharmaceutical is a pharmaceutical company.

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ST Pharm

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ST PHARM is a family company of the Dong-A Sosio Group, which has a history of 80 years in the domestic market

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DiNonA

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DiNonA specializes in researching and developing antibody-related therapeutics and diagnostic reagents.

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Linecare Inc.

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Telehealth/Telemedicine mobile app developer

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JW Pharmaceutical

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JW Pharmaceutical is engaged in the manufacturing and distribution of Korean medicine and medical supplies.

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Ilsung Pharmaceuticals

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Ilsung Pharmaceuticals is a Pharmaceutical company.

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Dongwha Pharm

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Dongwha Pharm offers drugs such as antipyretics, analgesics, and antibiotics for cardiovascular, and alimentary ailments.

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AILON

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AILON is an artificial intelligence lab that develops drugs through collaboration with institutions and pharmaceutical companies.

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SINSIN-PHARM

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SINSIN-PHARM is a medicine and sanitary aids manufacturing company.

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DONGKOOK Pharm

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DONGKOOK Pharm. Co. Ltd. constructed the prefilled syringe system.

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ATGC

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ATGC engages in the research and development of drugs.

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Alico Pharmaceutical

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Alico Pharmaceutical is a company that implements respect for human life and the realization of a welfare society .

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Kukjeon Pharmaceutical

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Kukjeon Pharmaceutical is a pharma company which manufactures medicines and other products.

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RedNVIA

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RedNVIA is an operator of a pharmaceutical company intended to develop new drugs through repositioning.

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MediRita

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AI for drug discovery.

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Korea United Pharm

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Korea United Pharm is a pharmaceutical compan

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BL & H

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BH, a company for the healthy living of the people

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PHARMGEN SCIENCE INC

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PharmGen Science is a pharmaceutical firm that offers a complete pharmaceutical solution based on a global network & varied infrastructure.

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Amicogen

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Amicogen engages in the development of bio-products and bio-ingredients for health-functional food.

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Daewon Pharmaceutical

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Daewon Pharmaceutical is a Drug manufacturing and sales company.

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KPBMA

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KPBMA is an association that improves national healthcare through the sound development of the pharmaceutical industry.

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Boryung Pharmaceutical

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Boryung Pharmaceutical is a pharmaceutical company based in South Korea.

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CoreStem

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Corestem is a biopharmaceutical company that researches and commercializes stem cell technology.

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CKD Bio Corporation

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CKD Bio Corporation manufactures medical material such as antibiotics materials used in medical pills and medical component.

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DuChemBio

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This company Korea’s only pharmaceutical-based radiopharmaceutical company.

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NIBEC

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NIBEC is involved in the R&D of drug and biomaterial-based medical devices and offers peptide-based bio fusion and various other products.

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Gilead Science Korea

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Gilead Science Korea is engaged in medical, licensing, marketing, and sales activities.

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PRESTIGE BIOLOGICS CO LTD

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Prestige Biologics is a CDMO that provides development and manufacturing solutions for clinical biopharmaceuticals from idea to production.

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Cellatoz Therapeutics

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Cellatoz Therapeutics at solving the unmet medical demand of intractable diseases.

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Union Korea Pharm

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Union Korea Pharm engages in the research and development, and production of prescription drugs.

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GUJU Pharm

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GUJU Pharm is the manufacture of medicines.

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Daewoong

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Daewoong is a manufacturer and seller of pharmaceuticals products.

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Aprogen Pharmaceuticals

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Aprogen Pharmaceuticals manufactures and sales of pharmaceutical products like anti-cancer drugs and digestive aid medicine.

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Raphas

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Raphas is a global company that has developed the most progressive drug delivery system to be found anywhere

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G Biologics Co., Ltd.

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G Biologics produces antibiotic drugs, respiratory drugs, cardiovascular drugs, vitamin tablets, health care drugs.

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Samjin Pharmaceutical

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Samjin Pharmaceutical is a company that pioneeres a healthy life for human beings with a creative mind and advances for a prosperous future.

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ICURE Pharm

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ICURE Pharm is a biopharmaceutical company.

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NovMetaPharma

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Nov Metaphora Co., Ltd. is a company that develops and sells new drugs related to metabolic disease.

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Estech Pharma

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Estech Pharma is a raw material pharmaceutical company.

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Korea Vaccine

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Korea Vaccine is a Pharmaceutical company

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Biotoxtech

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Biotoxtech engaged in the provision of manufacturing non-clinical drugs.

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Hanlim Pharm

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Hanlim Pharm is a pharmaceutical company

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YD Global Life Science

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YDGLS develops new drugs for various diseases and development & sales of precision medical products & apparatus and healthcare products.

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Intercare

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Intercare is a supplier of cosmetic, industrial, and pharmaceutical raw material to the domestic market.

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Vaxcell Bio Therapeutics

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Vaxcell Bio Therapeutics is an pharmaceutical firm that develops anti-cancer drugs, cellular drugs, immune drugs, and other medicines.

Written by Mark Fitz

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