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GlaxoSmithKline plc

London

GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK) is a British multinational pharmaceutical company headquartered in London, England. Established in 2000 by a merger of Glaxo Wellcome and SmithKline Beecham, GSK was the world's sixth largest pharmaceutical company according to Forbes as of 2019, after Pfizer, Novartis, Roche, Sanofi, and Merck & Co.Glaxo Wellcome was formed from Glaxo's 1995 acquisition of The Wellcome Foundation and SmithKline Beecham from the 1989 merger of the Beecham Group and the SmithKline Beckman Corporation. GSK is the tenth largest pharmaceutical company and #296 on the 2019 Fortune 500, ranked behind other pharmaceutical companies including China Resources, Johnson & Johnson, Roche, Sinopharm, Pfizer, Novartis, Bayer, Merck, and Sanofi.

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Total Publications
Lifetime
44,309
Prior Five Years
5,107
Total Citations
Lifetime
1,516,039
Prior Five Years
63,658
Total Scholars
Lifetime
16,311
Prior Five Years
4,066

Non-academic Institutional Ranking

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Worldwide

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886
Prior Five Years
1917
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