Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany
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Bringing Innovation to Patients

This year’s Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO; June 3—7, 2016, Chicago, IL, U.S.) will feature research on our compounds across a broad range of cancers. These reports, which focus on cancers with significant unmet patient need, will inform and advance scientific knowledge within the oncology community.

Nigeria Receives Record Praziquantel Donation

Nigeria's Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Folorunso Adewole, expressed his country's thanks to Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany and the World Health Organization for their joint efforts in the fight against the neglected tropical disease schistosomiasis. Our CEO Stefan Oschmann met the minister on the occasion of the 69th World Health Assembly today in Geneva.

First-Quarter Earning Rise Significantly

“We started off 2016 well and have grown profitably. The integration of Sigma-Aldrich is progressing quickly and we are also right on target with our debt reduction,” said Stefan Oschmann, CEO of our company.

Stefan Oschmann New CEO

Darmstadt, Germany, April 29, 2016 – New leadership at Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, with Stefan Oschmann taking the helm as the Chairman of the Executive Board and CEO. After nine years as CEO, Karl-Ludwig Kley handed over the executive leadership of the company to Oschmann at the AGM.

Our Company Counts on Africa for Growth

The Group’s Executive Board has visited 10 African countries this week to underscore its commitment and rising importance of the continent.

 

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MilliporeSigma Starts Construction on $115 Million  Multi - faceted Life Science Campus in Burlington, Massachusetts
MilliporeSigma Starts Construction on $115 Million Multi - faceted Life Science Campus in Burlington, Massachusetts
Billerica, Massachusetts, July 19, 2016 — MilliporeSigma today announced plans to build anew campus in Burlington, Massachusetts that will serve as a major hub for the  North American life science business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. The 280,000-square-foot facility at 400 Wheeler Road will include a customer collaboration laboratory and training center as well as office space.
 
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Receives European Medicines Agency Acceptance for Review of Marketing Authorization Application for Cladribine Tablets
Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, Receives European Medicines Agency Acceptance for Review of Marketing Authorization Application for Cladribine Tablets
Darmstadt, Germany, July 18, 2016– Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, today announced that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has accepted for review the Marketing Authorization Application (MAA) of the investigational product Cladribine Tablets for the treatment of relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (MS).
 
Dietmar Eidens Appointed Chief HR Officer (CHRO) of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany
Dietmar Eidens Appointed Chief HR Officer (CHRO) of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany
Darmstadt, Germany, July 15, 2016 – Merck KGaA Darmstadt, Germany, today announced that Kai Beckmann, member of the Executive Board, will hand over the leadership of Human Resources (HR) to Dietmar Eidens (58) as of October 1. To date, Beckmann has performed this function concurrent to his position as member of the Executive Board.
 
 
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The right medicine

The right medicine in the right dosage - patients who need to take several different kinds of tablets can easily lose track. Our pigments should help to prevent dangerous mix-ups in the future.

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Work-life balance: A future-oriented issue

A happy family life and a successful career — what’s the best way to have both? Many women in industrialized nations as well as companies and societies are asking themselves this question today.

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