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MSD managing director of human health Ireland Ger Brennan (left) with Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and IDA Ireland chief executive Martin Shanahan at the announcement of a new manufacturing site in Carlow.

Pharma giant MSD is to create 170 new jobs and build a second manufacturing facility at its existing site in Co Carlow. The company, which is known a(...)

Even though they are exported from Ireland for use in other European countries, five drugs manufactured in Ireland for the treatment of cancer and heart disease are not sanctioned for use here.

Five drugs manufactured in Ireland for the treatment of cancer and heart disease are not sanctioned for use here, even though they are exported from I(...)

Current uptake of the HPV vaccine is about 62 per cent nationally in the schools programme. Photograph:  Joe Raedle/ Getty Images

Almost two-thirds of people do not realise that males and females are at equal risk of HPV (human papillomavirus) infection, according to new research(...)

Irish Pharmaceutical Healthcare Association says IP  rights for drug manufacturers would be weakened and research facilities put at risk if EU changes its rules. Photograph: iStock

Fewer “innovative medicines” will be discovered and made publicly available if the European Union moves to alter patent rights that allow for a drug’s(...)

The Intel facility at Leixlip, Co Dublin. Just five big players account for 30 per cent of all of the Republic’s exports. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Ireland’s economy relies too heavily on the fortunes of a few massive players – the galacticos of the tech and pharma sectors which are driving growth(...)

Members of Jigsaw’s Youth Advisory Panel at the launch of the partnership with Three Ireland. Photograph: Naoise Culhane/www.naoiseculhane.com

Three Ireland has entered into a three-year partnership with Jigsaw, the National Centre for Youth Mental Health in Ireland, that will see the mobile (...)

Merck reported a better-than-expected first-quarter profit on Tuesday, helped by a rise of more than 150 per cent in sales of cancer drug Keytruda.

Drugmaker Merck reported a better-than-expected first-quarter profit on Tuesday, helped by a rise of more than 150 per cent in sales of cancer drug Ke(...)

MSD has told the court that Clonmel Healthcare, part of Stada AG publicly quoted group based in Germany, is infringing its patent rights. Photograph: Robbie Reynolds

A rival of pharmaceutical giant MSD is trying to sell a generic version of a cholesterol drug for less than one tenth of the price of its product in b(...)

British  foreign secretary Boris Johnson delivering his much anticipated Brexit speech at the Policy Exchange think tank in London on Wednesday

UK foreign secretary Boris Johnson tried to channel his inner Barack Obama this week when he talked of “reaching out” to disillusioned Remain voters i(...)

MSD’s site at Drynam Road Swords where it has just announced plans for a new biologics manufacturing plant. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Pharma group MSD has announced plans for a new biotech facility in Dublin in a move that is expected to create 350 jobs. The plant will be built on t(...)

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