August 4, 2017 - Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG), (“Shire” / the “Group”) in accordance with the Financial Conduct Authority's Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules, is publishing its Half-yearly Report for the six months ended June 30, 2017.
On August 3, 2017, the Group announced its results for the same period.
Deputy Company Secretary
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NOTES TO EDITORS
Shire is the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving people with rare diseases. We strive to develop best-in-class products, many of which are available in more than 100 countries, across core therapeutic areas including Hematology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Ophthalmics, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, Gastrointestinal / Internal Medicine / Endocrine and Hereditary Angioedema; and a growing franchise in Oncology.
Our employees come to work every day with a shared mission: to develop and deliver breakthrough therapies for the hundreds of millions of people in the world affected by rare diseases and other high-need conditions, and who lack effective therapies to live their lives to the fullest.