Ligand Pharmaceuticals's annual revenues are $10-$50 million (see exact revenue data) and has 10-100 employees. It is classified as operating in the Scientific Research & Development Services industry.
Note: Ligand Pharmaceuticals's revenues are gauged from an analysis of company filings.
Ligand Pharmaceuticals has actively raised capital from investors. These investors may include private investors, venture capital firms, or other investment vehicles.
January 25, 2016
Complete list of funding rounds and total amounts in the Company Report
Trademark applications show the products and services that Ligand Pharmaceuticals is developing and marketing.
Ligand Pharmaceuticals's new tradmarks suggest it is investing in R&D and marketing, while expanding into new products or markets.
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LTP TECHNOLOGY Pharmaceutical research and development of a process to deliver organ specific pharmaceutical preparations
VDP VERNALIS DESIGN PLATFORM drug discovery services
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