Rank: 7 (Previous rank: 5)
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The biotech leader continued to resist a takeover by shareholder Roche; it also implemented retention bonuses and severance ranging from 18 to 52 weeks' pay for anyone terminated after a merger.Headquarters: 1 DNA Way
South San Francisco, CA 94080
2007 revenue ($ millions): 11,724
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