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Publication of Q1 2017 Results
“We again achieved profitable growth in the first quarter. Two approvals for our immuno-oncology medicine in the United States within a short period of time are a great success following long and hard work. We are also further developing our Life Science and Performance Materials business sectors with a targeted focus on innovative technologies. This will create long-term growth opportunities for us.”
Advances in genome editing using “DNA scissors” such as CRISPR (Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats) help to more quickly discover and produce new therapeutic options for conditions that are difficult to treat.
Water affects all facets of life. Nothing flourishes and nothing grows without it. And water is especially important for scientists, as an essential element in all chemical, pharmaceutical, food and beverage testing around the world.
Top Employer certificate: We are one of the world's best employers
Our company is one of the world’s best employers. This has now been officially verified with the Global Top Employer 2017 certificate. This award is conferred by the independent Top Employers Institute.
There are two different, unaffiliated companies that use the name MERCK. Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, which operates this website, uses the firm name “Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany,” in the United States and Canada, and also uses “EMD Serono” in biopharma, “MilliporeSigma” in life science and “EMD Performance Materials” in materials business. The other company, Merck & Co., Inc. holds the rights in the trademark MERCK in the United States and Canada. Merck & Co. is not affiliated with or related to Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, which owns the MERCK trademark in all other countries of the world.
To reflect such fact and to avoid any confusion, certain logos, terms and business descriptions of the publications on this website have been substituted or modified, such as by referring to “Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany” instead of “Merck” standing alone. Publications on this webpage, therefore, slightly deviate from the otherwise identical versions accessible outside the United States and Canada.
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