Merck

155 results

Merck chief executive Ken Frazier on Monday resigned from a White House advisory body in protest over Donald Trump’s failure to denounce white nationalists for provoking clashes over the weekend in which one protester died.

Merck’s chief executive Ken Frazier on Monday resigned from a White House advisory body in protest over Donald Trump’s failure to denounce white natio(...)

Workers at  AstraZeneca’s  Macclesfield site in England.  Shares in the British drug giant suffered their largest ever fall as it announced a big setback, with a much-awaited trial of a new lung cancer drug failing to show the benefits for which the company had hoped. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters

Shares in AstraZeneca were on track to suffer their worst ever fall after the Anglo-Swedish pharmaceutical company suffered a big setback with a much-(...)

Discovering drugs: “Blue skies research is essential. That is where the biggest value is.  You have to fund research here because you never know: we might crack it.”

For decades now, successive governments have courted big pharma and encouraged them to set up in Ireland and manufacture their drugs. This has created(...)

On June 27th, 1967, the world’s first ATM was unveiled at a Barclays branch at Enfield, north of London. Opened with a flurry of publicity, it was one(...)

Trump and congressional Republicans have proposed slashing the rate on accumulated foreign earnings to just 10%

Multinationals are in line for a windfall from US president Donald Trump’s call to cut the tax rate on US companies’ stockpiled overseas earnings, but(...)

A trial of AstraZeneca’s  drug durvalumab showed it reduced disease progression in lung cancer patients, sending the company’s shares higher. File photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

A trial of AstraZeneca’s key immunotherapy drug durvalumab showed it reduced disease progression in lung cancer patients, sending the company’s shares(...)

US stocks were on track to record their steepest fall in nearly a month early on Thursday amid broad declines, led by retail and bank stocks.

US and European stocks fell on Thursday, along with the dollar as political uncertainty in the United States sent investors in search of safer investm(...)

At the announcement of MSD’s €40 million investment in its Ballydine plant in Co Tipperary were (from left) site lead Ger Carmody with  Liz O’Donnell, director of policy, government affairs and communications at MSD Ireland and Ger Brennan, managing director for human health at MSD Ireland.

International pharma group MSD is investing €40 million to upgrade its Tipperary plant. The bulk of the money will be spent on the installation of a(...)

Diaceutics chief executive Peter Keeling. The firm’s deal with Jersey-headquartered BioReference Laboratories is estimated to be worth between €5 million and €10 million

Dundalk-based medtech firm Diaceutics has signed a multimillion euro deal with the third-largest full service clinical diagnostic laboratory in the Un(...)

Pfizer, Novartis, Roche, AbbVie, Bayer and Merck are among the 47 pharma companies analysed in the report compiled by PatientView. Photograph: Getty Images

Irish patients are among the most confident in Big Pharma’s level of innovation. A report on the corporate reputation of the pharmaceuticals sector(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • Next
  • Last »