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List of Top Biotech Companies in India
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Here is a list of best biotechnology companies in India. Apart from domestic companies, there are several MNC's that have opened their branches in India. Future of biotech in India is certainly very bright, but it is very important to graduate from a good institute. There are several newbie institutes offering even PHD in biotechnology, microbiology, genetics etc .. students should carefully talk to existing students of the college, check placement history, facilities and qualifications of professors before opting for one.

Some of the best Biotech Companies in India are as follows.

1. Biocon,
Bangalore, Website: http://www.biocon.com

2. Serum Institute of India,
Pune, Website: http://www.seruminstitute.com

3. Panacea Biotec
New Delhi, Website: http://www.panacea-biotec.com/
E-mail: corporate@panaceabiotec.com

4. Piramal Healthcare
Mumbai, Website: http://www.piramalhealthcare.com/

5. Wockhardt Limited
Mumbai, Website: http://www.wockhardt.com

6. GlaxoSmithKline
Mumbai, Website: http://www.gsk-india.com/

7. Bharat Serum
Mumbai, Website: http://www.bharatserums.com/index1.htm

8. Krebs Biochemicals and Industries Limited
Hyderabad, Website: http://www.krebsbiochem.com/

9. Zydus Cadila
Ahmedabad, Website: http://www.zyduscadila.com/

10. Indian Immunologicals
Hyderabad, Website: http://www.indimmune.com/

11. Monsanto Biotech
Mumbai, Website, http://www.monsantoindia.com/

12. Rasi Seeds,
Attur (TN), http://www.rasiseeds.com

13. Venkateshwara Hatcheries
Pune, http://www.venkys.com

14. Novo Nordisk
Bangalore, http://www.novonordisk.co.in

15. Indian Immunologicals
Hyderabad, http://www.indimmune.com/

16. TransAsia Biomedics
Mumbai , http://www.transasia.co.in/

17. Praj industries
Pune, http://www.praj.net

Other companies:
Astrazeneca India, Sisco ,Care Biomedicals, Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, Brainwave Bioinformatics, Bangalore Genei, Avesthagen, Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms, GVK Biosciences, Indian Immunologicals Limited, Intas Biopharmaceuticals, Nuziveedu Seeds Private Limited, Reliance Life Sciences,
Shantha Biotechnics, Strand Life Sciences and VAV Life Sciences

Please add more noticeable companies (including locations and website) if I have missed any.
This is post no. 2 under the main topic.
There are more than 400 Biotechnology companies in India. These organizations are including many top MNC and Research Centre. The innovations and products of these companies are boosting business and developing lot of new opportunities for professionals and students in this field. The Government of India is helping in promotion of new innovative medical products as well as such organizations in biotechnology fields by allowing direct foreign investment, by waiving custom duties, and by providing funds & incentives for research in these fields.
Today the career in these industries is great. Within the organizations, there are different departments and as biotechnology is covering many subjects of sciences, so for biotechnologist opportunities are more as they are preferred for working either it is production / manufacturing , Quality Department, Quality Control department, Document specification management, compliance department , Research and Development Department , Quality Engineering ,New product development or even Regulatory departments. Today with development in this field, India is one of the Hub of Biotechnology industries.
In addition to information given in this topic of forum, I would like to share the address, contacts and website of various biotechnology companies in India.
1. Biocon
20th KM, Hosur Road,
Electronics City, Bangalore, India - 560 100
Phone: +91-80-28082808, +91-80-40144014
Fax: 91-80-28523423
Website: http://www.biocon.com

2. Serum Institute of India
212/2, Hadapsar,
Off Soli Poonawalla Road, Pune-411028. India
Phone: +91-20-26993900, +91-20-26993921
Website: http://www.seruminstitute.com

3. Panacea Biotec
-1 Extn./ A-27,
Mohan Co-op. Industrial Estate,
Mathura Road, New Delhi -110044, INDIA
Phone: +91-11-26945270, 26974500, 41678000
Fax: +91-11-41679081
Website: http://www.panacea-biotec.com/

4. Piramal Healthcare
1st floor
D-Mart building
Goregaon Mulund Link Rd
Mulund (W)
Mumbai 400080
Phone: +91-22-39536666
Website: http://www.piramalhealthcare.com

5. Wockhardt Limited
Wockhardt Towers,
Bandra-Kurla Complex,
Bandra (East), Mumbai - 400 051,
Maharashtra, India.
Tel.: + 91-22-26534444
Fax: + 91-22-26534242
Website: http://www.wockhardt.com

6. GlaxoSmithKline
Dr. Annie Besant Road,
Mumbai - 400 030
Phone: +91-22-24959595
Website: http://www.gsk-india.com/

7. Bharat Serum
Corporate Office
Hoechst House, 16th Floor,
Nariman Point, Mumbai – 400021. Maharashtra, India.
Tel. No. : 91-22-66560900
Fax. No. : 91-22-66560901
Website: http://www.bharatserums.com/index1.htm

8. Krebs Biochemicals and Industries Limited
#401/402, 4th Floor,
Cyber Heights, Plot No 13, Road No 2, Banjara Hills,
Hyderabad - 500033 Andhra Pradesh India
Phone: +91-040-23540415, +91-040-23540416, +91-040-23541278, +91-040-55593175
Fax: +91-040-23540320
Website: http://www.krebsbiochem.com

9. Zydus Cadila
Corporate Headquarters Cadila Healthcare Ltd.
Zydus Tower, Satellite Cross Roads, Ahmedabad – 380015 Gujarat, INDIA
Tel: +91-79-26868100 (EPBX) (20 Lines)
Fax: +91-79-26862365
Website: http://www.zyduscadila.com

10. Indian Immunologicals
Road # 44, Jubilee Hills
Hyderabad - 500033 Andhra Pradesh, India
Phone: +91 40 23544585, +91 40 23544593, +91 9948298322, +91 9948298422
Fax: +91 40 23544007
Website: http://www.indimmune.com

Also find below list of top 60 Biotechnology companies in the world which include Indian Biocon.

1 Amgen USA
2 Genentech USA
3 Genzyme USA
4 UCB Belgium
5 Gilead Sciences USA
6 Serono Switzerland
7 Biogen Idec USA
8 CSL Australia
9 Cephalon USA
10 MedImmune USA
11 Celgene USA
12 Abraxis BioScience USA
13 Actelion Switzerland
14 ImClone Systems USA
15 Amylin Pharmaceuticals USA
16 Millennium Pharmaceuticals USA
17 PDL BioPharma USA
18 OSI Pharmaceuticals USA
19 MGI Pharma USA
20 Pharmion USA
21 Nektar Therapeutics USA
22 Vertex Pharmaceuticals USA
23 Biocon India
24 Cubist Pharmaceuticals USA
25 Enzon Pharmaceuticals USA
26 QLT Canada
27 ViroPharma USA
28 Alkermes USA
29 Crucell Netherlands
30 United Therapeutics USA
31 LifeCell USA
32 Ligand Pharmaceuticals USA
33 Myriad Genetics USA
34 Exelixis USA
35 Cangene Canada
36 InterMune USA
37 Nabi Biopharmaceuticals USA
38 BioMarin Pharmaceutical USA
39 Lexicon Pharmaceuticals USA
40 Progenics Pharmaceuticals USA
41 Innogenetics Belgium
42 Idenix Pharmaceuticals USA
43 MorphoSys Germany
44 Omrix Biopharmaceuticals USA
45 Regeneron Pharmaceuticals USA
46 Acambis UK
47 Tanox USA
48 ViaCell USA
49 Indevus Pharmaceuticals USA
50 Medarex USA
51 NPS Pharmaceuticals USA
52 Monogram Biosciences USA
53 Oscient Pharmaceuticals USA
54 Array BioPharma USA
55 AEterna Zentaris Canada
56 IsoTis Switzerland
57 Enzo Biochem USA
58 CuraGen USA
59 Neurocrine Biosciences USA
60 MediGene Germany
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17. TransGene Biotek
Hyderabad, http://www.transgenebiotek.com
This is post no. 4 under the main topic.
The top 10 biotech companies in India according to their yearly turn over and generated revenue. These companies have the contribution to 50% of the total revenue of the industry. Hope this will be of help.

1. Biocon Ltd
Sector: Bio-Industrial/ Bio-Pharma

2. Serum Institute of India Ltd
Sector: Bio-pharma

3. Panacea Biotech
Sector: Bio-Pharma

4. Nicholas Piramal
Sector: io-pharma

5. Novo-Nordisk
Sector: Bio-agri

6. Glaxo-smithkline
Sector: Bio-pharma

7. Bharat biotech
Sector: Bio-pharma

8. Krebs Biochemicals and Industries Ltd
Sector: Bio-pharma

9. Zydus Cadila
Sector: Bio-servcies

10. Indian Immunologicals Ltd
Sector: Bio-pharma

I am not sharing the actual revenue generated in recent years by these companies, but these are definitely the top players of Biotechnology sector in India.
This is post no. 5 under the main topic.
Nestle India (Gurgaon) and Dabur (Ghaziabad and Bangalore) are also worth mentioning.
Sunil Nagpal
MS(Research) Scholar, IIT Delhi (Alumnus)
Advisor for the Biotech Students portal (BiotechStudents.com)
Computational Researcher in BioSciences at a leading MNC

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This is post no. 6 under the main topic.
Organica Biotech is one among one of the top 20 biotech firms in the world. Recently a survey was conducted by OMEX survey in this regard.

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