Sep. 12, 2016Topics
Global brand agency Interbrand has identified the top 10 pharmaceutical brands among the top 25 global pharmaceutical companies. Besides the financial value of the brand, its influence on health-care professionals played an essential role ...
Oct. 09, 2015Topics
After a challenging second quarter and first half 2015 – once again marked by foreign exchange turbulence and the impact of acquisitions and divestments – the international pharmaceutical industry expects to close the year on a ...
Apr. 09, 2015News & Opinions
Private US biotechnology company Arvinas has announced a multi-year collaboration with Merck & Co. to create novel therapeutics using its PROTAC (proteolysis-targeting chimeras) technology.
Mar. 16, 2015Topics
Both European and US pharmaceutical industry players are highly research-oriented and possess very diversified portfolios. While each country has its national champions, Swiss companies rank alongside US giants as the world's largest ...
May. 08, 2014Topics
In contrast to chemicals, the global pharmaceutical industry is little plagued by market cyclicality or general economic swings. But it faces equally daunting challenges, as the 2013 financial performance of Europe's and North America ...
Oct. 28, 2013Topics
Sep. 26, 2012Topics
Market Transition - When we think about the patent cliff, an image along the lines of a massive waterfall, with companies' revenues in free fall comes to mind. What we usually forget to consider, though, is that the waterfall is nourishing ...
May. 28, 2012News & Opinions
Biotechnology company Amylin Pharmaceuticals has drawn initial bids from drugmakers Merck & Co and Sanofi, Bloomberg News reported on Friday, citing anonymous sources.
Sep. 29, 2011News & Opinions
Merck & Co. announced that it has sold its 50% interest in the Johnson & Johnson-Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals joint venture or JJMCP to Johnson & Johnson affiliates, McNeil-PPC, McNeil MMP, and Johnson & Johnson.
Sep. 27, 2011News & Opinions
Merck & Co. said that it has appointed Cuong Viet Do as chief strategy officer, effective October 3.
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