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CeNeS Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Division of Paion AG
www.cenes.com

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Company Information

  • Industry
  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Therapeutic Areas
  • Neurology, Nervous System
  • Alias(es)
  • Cambridge Neuroscience Inc.
  • Ownership
  • Private
  • Headquarters
  • Worldwide
    • North America
      • USA
  • Parent & Subsidiaries
  • Paion AG
  • Senior Management
  • Harry W Wilcox, Pres. & CEO
    Harry W Wilcox III, SVP, Fin. & Bus. Dev. & CFO
    Jerry Williamson, Dir., Mktg.
    Robert N McBurney, PhD, SVP, Research & CSO
  • Contact Info
  • CeNeS Pharmaceuticals Inc.
    Phone: (617) 225-0600
    One Kendall Square, Bldg 700
    Cambridge, MA 02139
    USA
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