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We are Merck, a vibrant science and technology company. Science is at the heart of everything we do. It drives the discoveries we make and the technologies we create. We make a positive difference to millions of people’s lives every day.

About us

A desire to solve science’s toughest challenges and guarantee access to health drives our work in Life Science.

A commitment to consistency and reliability underpins our products and technologies. As a trusted supplier and partner, researchers have confidence in our products at every stage of their development journey; from bench research to product safety testing. In turn, our culture of excellence fuels the passion of those scientists and engineers as they go on to develop new technologies and world-class solutions.

We are dedicated to supporting and collaborating with the global scientific community in diverse ways. The grants we award to emerging biopharma companies help bring innovation to the market, the tools and processes we develop ensure the manufacture of innovative therapies including cell and gene therapies, our STEM education programs inspire the scientists of tomorrow, and our ongoing thought-leadership ensures that our scientific knowledge is shared with the world. Our door is always open.

Rooted in more than 350 years of scientific expertise, our industry-leading Life Science business drives the discoveries, collaboration and solutions with the goal of accelerating access to better health worldwide.

We are curious minds dedicated to human progress.