CSL Limited (ASX:CSL)
CSL Limited (ASX:CSL) was established in Australia in 1916 as the Commonwealth Serum Laboratories to service the health needs of a nation isolated by war. Over the following years CSL provided Australians with rapid access to 20th century medical advances including insulin and penicillin and vaccines against influenza, polio and other infectious diseases.
CSL Limited was incorporated in 1991 and listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) in 1994.
CSL operates 3 main divisions:
CSL Behring is a global biotechnology leader with the broadest range of quality medicines in the industry and substantial markets throughout the world. Its therapies are indicated for bleeding disorders, immunodeficiencies, hereditary angioedema, neurological disorders and Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency. Visit CSL Behring
A subsidiary of CSL Behring, CSL Plasma is the largest collector of human blood plasma in the world, sourcing plasma from hundreds of thousands of donors globally to produce a range of life-saving medicines for critically ill patients. Visit CSL Plasma
Seqirus is one of the largest influenza vaccine companies in the world and a major partner in the prevention and control of influenza globally. It is a transcontinental partner in pandemic preparedness and response, and a leading supplier of influenza vaccines to global markets for both northern and southern hemisphere seasons. Visit Seqirus