R&D in Healthcare
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Patients are at the center of all our research and development efforts. We are committed to innovation in science that will ultimately make a meaningful difference in people’s lives all over the world. Ever since Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, was founded 350 years ago, we have gained unmatched experience in the discovery, development and manufacturing of medicines.
On top of leveraging our experience and expertise, we also believe that a healthier future deserves a sizable investment. In 2018 our Healthcare business devoted roughly 20% of total sales to R&D activities aimed at discovering and developing new therapies. All of these are integrated in a global organization with four strategically located and highly connected hubs on three continents: Darmstadt, Boston, Beijing and Tokyo.
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Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, which operates its biopharmaceutical business as EMD Serono in the US and Canada, and Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) today announced completion of the submission of a supplemental ...
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has granted the company’s patent for CRISPR-chrom technology.
The MHLW has approved TEPMETKO?* (tepotinib) for the treatment of patients with unresectable, advanced or recurrent non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) with METex14 skipping alterations.
Diversity is a source of strength. As centers of excellence, our four global R&D hubs allow the 3,000 professionals of our Healthcare research and development team to leverage different cultures, regional knowledge and broad perspectives.
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