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26.08.2019

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Merck Acquires Data Management and Analysis Platform

Merck has acquired all ownership rights to the Process Pad platform from Simplyfeye Softwares. The web-based platform provides on-demand access, across functions and with suppliers, to data for aggregation, analysis, visualization and management.

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26.08.2019

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Merck Acquires Data Management and Analysis Platform

Merck has acquired all ownership rights to the Process Pad platform from Simplyfeye Softwares. The web-based platform provides on-demand access, across functions and with suppliers, to data for aggregation, analysis, visualization and management.

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19.08.2019

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Merck Generates Strong Sales Growth in the Second Quarter

Merck generated strong net sales growth in the second quarter of 2019, primarily on an organic basis. Ebitda pre grew very strongly and was also driven by organic performance. The science and technology company also confirmed its full-year forecast for 2019.

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15.08.2019

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Merck Acquires Lab Informatics Company

Merck has acquired BSSN Software, a Germany-based laboratory informatics company that makes data more readily accessible for ease of integration, collaboration, analysis and long-term archiving. Financial details were not disclosed.

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17.01.2019

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Perspectives for the Plant Construction Kit: Modular Engineering between Skids and Package Units

Skids, package units and flexible modules: The trends and facts in modular plant engineering – Flexible like a construction kit and powerful like a made-to-measure system: Modularisation has the potential to herald in a new era of plant construction. However, on the way there, th...

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15.01.2019

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Global Distribution Agreement Between Merck and Roche Renewed

Merck and Roche have agreed to renew their current distribution agreement for the Biochemical Reagents and Kapa Biosystems product portfolios, as well as select real-time quantitative PCR & Nucleic Acid Purification products.

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15.01.2019

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Global Distribution Agreement Between Merck and Roche Renewed

Merck and Roche have agreed to renew their current distribution agreement for the Biochemical Reagents and Kapa Biosystems product portfolios, as well as select real-time quantitative PCR & Nucleic Acid Purification products.

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19.10.2018

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Merck Awarded CPhI Awards in Two Pharmaceuticals Categories

Merck has won two CPhI Pharma Awards for innovative products for the pharmaceutical industry. The awards were announced at CPhI’s award gala in Madrid, Spain.

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19.10.2018

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Merck Awarded CPhI Awards in Two Pharmaceuticals Categories

Merck has won two CPhI Pharma Awards for innovative products for the pharmaceutical industry. The awards were announced at CPhI’s award gala in Madrid, Spain.

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30.04.2018

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Customizable Flow Cytometer with Camera

Merck launched its new Cellstream benchtop flow cytometry system — a compact, customizable flow cytometer that uses a camera for detection. According to the manufacturer, its unique optics system and design provide researchers with unparalleled sensitivity and flexibility when an...

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19.04.2018

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P&G Acquires Merck's Consumer-Health Business for 4.2 Billion Dollars

Procter & Gamble agreed to buy Merck’s consumer-health business for $ 4.2 billion to bolster growth, betting that vitamins and decongestants can hasten its comeback. German drugmaker Merck put the the unit up for sale last year as it pumps money into testing new medicines.

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19.04.2018

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P&G Acquires Merck's Consumer-Health Business for 4.2 Billion Dollars

Procter & Gamble agreed to buy Merck’s consumer-health business for $ 4.2 billion to bolster growth, betting that vitamins and decongestants can hasten its comeback. German drugmaker Merck put the the unit up for sale last year as it pumps money into testing new medicines.

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07.03.2018

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25 Million Dollar Investment Vehicle by Merck, Arkin, Pontifax and Wuxi App Tec

Explore Bio, the pre-seed-investment vehicle aims at investments as well as management services for proof-of-concept-experiments in biotechnology. The early-stage companies benefiting from the initiative will also be given the opportunity to work at Merck’s Bio Incubator faciliti...

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23.02.2018

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Merck Plans Additional Investment in Manufacturing and Distribution Platform in Asia

Merck announced an additional investment of approx. $ 49 million to build a robust manufacturing and distribution platform in Asia over a span of two years. This investment follows the company’s November 2016 announcement of its $ 98 million Life Science investment in Nantong, Ch...

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23.02.2018

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Merck Plans Additional Investment in Manufacturing and Distribution Platform in Asia

Merck announced an additional investment of approx. $ 49 million to build a robust manufacturing and distribution platform in Asia over a span of two years. This investment follows the company’s November 2016 announcement of its $ 98 million Life Science investment in Nantong, Ch...

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31.08.2017

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Central Pure Water Solution

Merck offers a series of a high-throughput water purification system for laboratories and research facilities as a uniquely connected and sustainable central pure water solution.

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17.01.2017

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Exclusive Production of Imaging Contrast Media

Merck announced the opening of a new, ICH Q7-compliant facility dedicated to the production of meglumine, a unique pharmaceutical excipient and component of contrast imaging media.

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08.11.2016

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Merck to Invest € 250 Million in Production Value Chain in China

Merck is the first multinational enterprise to dedicate a large-scale green-field investment (€ 170 million) to the production of pharmaceuticals on China’s Essential Drug List. Now the company announced a further invest of 80 million €

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19.07.2016

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Merck Invests 115 Million Dollar in US Life Science Campus

Pharma- and life-science company has big plans for its US business: The German based multinational plans to build a life science hub with state-of-the-art laboratories for US $ 115.

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18.11.2015

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Merck Completes Sigma-Aldrich Acquisition

Merck announced the completion of its 17 billion US dollar acquisition of Sigma-Aldrich. The completion follows the approval from the European Commission, which was the final antitrust condition required to close the transaction. With the creation of a leader in the life science ...

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05.05.2015

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Merck Collaborates with Maharashtra University

Merck in collaboration with Maharashtra University of Health Sciences and Directorate of Medical Education & Research is introducing European Accredited Clinical Diabetes management for more than 5000 medical students in 18 medical colleges of Maharashtra University as part o...

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27.01.2015

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10 Trends for the Process Industry You Should Know

There is currently a lot of talk about mega-trends, such as globalisation. Our look at the trends will not centre on these headline issues. Read here what is on the mind of the process industry at this year’s ACHEMA.

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25.11.2014

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Converting Nutshells into Electricity

Merck commissioned a climate-neutral co-generation plant at its production site in Goa, India. In doing so, the company is underscoring its commitment to climate protection and energy efficiency in line with its corporate responsibility..

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20.05.2014

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Merck to Invest € 50 Million in Italian Production Site

Merck plans to invest € 50 million in its Italian production site in Bari, southern Italy, in order to respond to the rising demand for biopharmaceuticals. The new production facility is to be commissioned in 2017 for the sterile filling and packaging of liquid drugs into syringe...

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21.02.2012

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BASF acquires Merck's Electrolyte Activities

BASF will acquire the electrolytes business for high-performance batteries from German Chemical and Pharmaceutical Company Merck. The companies have agreed not to disclose financial details of the transaction.

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24.01.2012

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Merck Markets Seven Seas in India

Merck expands it's product portfolio with a – seemingly – unusual choice: The German based pharmaceuticals company now markets ity cod liver oil and vitamin supplements brand Seven Seas in India.

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14.12.2011

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Clinical Studies for Oral Cancer Vaccine

Vaxxim, a Merck business, begins clinical studies for a new oral cancer vaccine. The drug is the first of its kind, the company states, targeting not the tumor cells directly but the tumor stroma via the diggestive system.

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30.01.2007

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Microprocessing Technology as a Tool for Intensifying Processes

Thanks to their large specific surfaces, microprocessing plants are usually significantly more efficient than conventional technology in terms of the transport of materials and heat. In concrete terms this means: greater selectivity, larger yields and increased safety for fast ex...

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