|Industry:||Hospital & Health Care|
Alkermes, Inc. is a pharmaceutical company headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts with a manufacturing facility in Wilmington, Ohio. Alexander Rich, MD is the founder and director since 1987. The company focuses on drug delivery technologies, including "long-acting" or "extended release" formulations of injectable and inhaled drugs. The technology has currently been applied to "small molecule" type drugs, and peptide hormones.