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The global healthcare company will invest $16.7 million investment to expand its research and development operation in Richmond, VA.


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The global healthcare company will invest $16.7 million investment to expand its research and development operation in Richmond, VA.

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Latest: GlaxoSmithKline To Create 150 New Jobs In Virginia - The global healthcare company will invest $16.7 million investment to expand its research and development operation in Richmond, VA.

GlaxoSmithKline To Create 150 New Jobs In Virginia

The global healthcare company will invest $16.7 million investment to expand its research and development operation in Richmond, VA.

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