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Isis Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Isis is exploiting its expertise in RNA to discover and develop novel drugs for its product pipeline and for its partners. The Company has successfully commercialized the world's first antisense drug and has 15 drugs in development. Isis' drug development programs are aimed at treating cardiovascular, metabolic and inflammatory diseases.

Isis' partners are focused in disease areas such as inflammatory, ocular, viral and neurodegenerative diseases, and cancer.

In its Ibis Biosciences division, Isis is developing and commercializing the Ibis T5000 biosensor system, a revolutionary system to identify infectious organisms. As an innovator in RNA-based drug discovery and development, Isis is the owner or exclusive licensee of approximately 1,500 issued patents worldwide.