Creating Bridges between Science and Literature

The French author Maylis de Kerangal and the American science writer David Quammen were each awarded the literature prize „Premio Letterario Merck“. The company promotes literature as part of its good corporate citizenship.

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"We must clearly understand that ...the focus of our business will be here in America. America is the country of the future (and) will...supply the world market with many of the products from our industrie."
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Asco 2015 - Welcoming Collaboration, Driving Innovation

“We are eager to share the latest early data for avelumab at ASCO,” said Belén Garijo, Member of our executive Board and CEO Healthcare, “this is the first time we will be presenting data on avelumab as an alliance. And we are making good progress with our Evofosfamide drug candidate for the possible treatment of pancreatic cancer as well as soft tissue sarcoma.”

Global Strategic Alliance with Pfizer on Anti-PD-L1 to Accelerate Presence in Immuno-Oncology

November 17, 2014 – Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, and Pfizer entered into a global agreement to co-develop and co-commercialize our investigational anti-PD-L1 antibody as a potential treatment for multiple tumor types to accelerate the two companies’ presence in immuno-oncology.
As part of the agreement, Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, will co-promote Pfizer’s Xalkori, a medicine to treat non-small cell lung cancer, in the United States and several other key markets.

 

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13th "Premio Letterario Merck" Honors Authors for Creating Bridges Between Science and Literature
13th "Premio Letterario Merck" Honors Authors for Creating Bridges Between Science and Literature
Rome, Italy, July 15, 2015 – The French author Maylis de Kerangal and the American science author and writer David Quammen were each awarded the literature prize "Premio Letterario Merck" in Rome on Tuesday evening. The jury, which comprises 19 international scientists, literary experts and journalists, based its decision on the ability of both authors to "impressively convey scientific subjects in literary style."
 
Growing presence – based on innovation
Growing presence – based on innovation
Darmstadt, Germany, June 29, 2015 – We are acquiring Qlight Nanotech Ltd., Jerusalem, Israel. “The acquisition of Qlight Nanotech perfectly fits into our innovation strategy as innovations are our lifeblood,” said Karl-Ludwig Kley, CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.
 
 
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