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Progress in ovarian cancer research - it starts with the patients

Dr. Scot Ebbinghaus, vice president, clinical research

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Safeguarding the environment through green chemistry

When a manufacturing process doesn’t meet our standards, we build an award-winning, planet-friendly one

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Why we can’t stop fighting for women living with HIV

As a woman living with HIV, Cathy Elliott says we need to speak openly about sexual health

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The heartaches, hardships and hopes of 2 ALS caregivers

Two women share the challenges of caring for their husbands with ALS

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Podcast: On the hunt for the next big innovation

Through business development and licensing, Merck Research Laboratories stays primed for new opportunities for our pipeline through partnerships

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It’s personal: Dr. Roy Baynes on making progress in esophageal cancer research

Every step forward holds meaning for patients and their loved ones

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This scientist helps translate inventions into vaccines to protect public health

Beth-Ann Coller, executive director, global clinical development, knows how disease outbreaks underscore the importance of vaccines

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Women in science? Absolutely.

Strong career paths and cutting-edge science draw more women to our small molecule process R&D team

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No matter rain, nor snow…

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When work hits close to home

For Chris Hinson, one of our colleagues, Merck’s commitment to making our medicines available to patients is very personal

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When patients are in need, we answer the call

Merck’s Board of Directors approves expansion of our plant in Durham, North Carolina, to help patients

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How one woman’s diverse team is driving innovation in science and medicine

Rebecca Ruck is breaking down silos and leveraging diversity to invent smarter and greener ways to produce medicine

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Confronting a new era in immunization

By John Markels, Ph.D., president, Merck Vaccines

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Merck scientists probe how our bodies' bugs impact immunity and disease

Our researchers are pioneering new ways to research and understand the biology of new diseases by looking inside the human gut

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Businesses have a role to play in building vaccine trust. Here's why

Employers are trusted messengers of credible information on vaccines

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Merck publishes 2019/2020 corporate responsibility report

Letter from our chairman and CEO, Ken Frazier

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Vaccines aren’t virtual

The importance of childhood well visits to prevent certain infectious diseases during the pandemic - by Nick Kartsonis, SVP clinical research, vaccines and infectious disease

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Our new London Discovery Research Center site

The $1.32 billion, 220,000-square-foot research facility will be located in London’s “Knowledge Quarter”

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No patient left behind in our clinical trials

We’re here for patients when they need us most

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If you build it (in 3D), they will come

Innovating with the power of 3D printing

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Merck tackles epidemics and pandemics: an illustrated history

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Why Merck is well-positioned to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic

with Daria Hazuda, VP, infectious disease discovery and chief science officer

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No patient left behind: making the impossible possible for clinical trials during adversity

With Andy Lee, head of global clinical trial operations

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Clinical trials bring our medicines and vaccines to life

We appreciate all who have contributed to our clinical research

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Taking prostate cancer research forward

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Merck joins the World Cancer Day movement to push for progress

Cancer is one of the most significant health challenges of our time – cutting lives too short for far too many people.

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Lung cancer

Lung cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer worldwide.

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Merck joins South San Francisco biotech community with innovative research site and hunger for collaboration

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Working together to create a sustainable market for antibiotics

It’s time to take action to slow the advance of AMR – but we cannot do it alone. By Jenelle Krishnamoorthy, associate vice president, Global Policy, Communications & Population Health

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Dr. Maurice Hilleman: "The father of modern vaccines"

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Meet two scientists whose goals are to help end the HIV epidemic

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How we are building a strong foundation in pancreatic cancer research

Dr. Peter Kang, executive director, clinical research, Merck Research Laboratories, shares his perspective on why there are reasons for hope.