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Targacept's clinical pipeline is built on a unique class of therapeutic targets.

Targacept Inc.

100 North Main Street, Suite 1510

Winston-Salem, NC 27101

Therapeutic Targets:

Neuronal nicotinic receptors (NNRs)

Number of Employees:


Date Established:

March 1997

IPO Completed:

April 2006

NASDAQ Ticker Symbol:


Targacept Company Overview – Expertise in the Field of NNRs
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Targacept is a leader in NNRs, with more than 20 years of NNR-focused research and development.