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Great Science
Deep Compassion
Real Impact

Leveraging our long-standing neuroscience
expertise to develop medicines that
make a difference.

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April 09, 2024

Alkermes Announces Positive Topline Results From Phase 1b Study of ALKS 2680 Demonstrating Improved Wakefulness in Patients With Narcolepsy Type 2 a...

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April 08, 2024

Alkermes Presents Analyses From Long-Term Safety Study of LYBALVI® (olanzapine and samidorphan) at 2024 Congress of the Schizophrenia International ...

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March 07, 2024

Alkermes Announces Appointment of Nancy S. Lurker to Board of Directors

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Action for Good

More than 200 Alkermes employees recently took time out of their normal work day to contribute their time and talents to a variety of local Massachusetts nonprofit organizations as part of our fifteenth Alkermes in Action employee volunteer day. 

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Inspiring Inclusion

In celebration of International Women's Day, three senior female leaders at Alkermes reflected on their career journeys and their efforts to inspire inclusion.

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Driven by Passion

Alkermes employees work with urgency -- in the laboratory, in the clinic and in the community -- seeking to make a meaningful difference for people living with complex and difficult-to-treat diseases. For many of our employees, this work is part of their personal mission to help patients, families and communities. 

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R&D Pipeline 

We apply our deep neuroscience expertise to develop medicines designed to help people living with complex and difficult-to-treat psychiatric and neurological disorders. We are currently focused on developing these investigational candidates.

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  • Discovery
  • Preclinical
  • Phase 1
  • Phase 2
  • Phase 3
  • Neuroscience

    • Olanzapine and samidorphan - Schizophrenia or Bipolar I Disorder (pediatric)

    • ALKS 2680 - Narcolepsy

    • Orexin Agonists - Non-Orphan Indications

These programs are investigating treatments or indications that have not received approval from a health authority. The information presented is not intended to convey conclusions of safety or efficacy. There is no guarantee that the outcome of these studies will result in approval by a health authority. 

Last updated: November 2023


  We dare for progress every day. 
We take pride in our unique and compassionate spirit.
Our shared mission to make a real impact for others drives our purpose.
With collaboration at our core, we believe that anything is possible.

Working at Alkermes

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Neurological and psychiatric disorders strike people at the core of who they are and impact many facets of their lives. We are driven to help advance innovation in hopes of providing additional treatment options for people living with complex and often difficult-to-treat diseases.