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Life Science

Together with our colleagues, customers and stakeholders, we impact life and health with science. Before researchers can make scientific breakthroughs, they must have access to state-of-the-art tools, services and expertise to perform experiments and engineer new products. That’s where we come in.

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We are reimagining what innovation looks like in the life sciences and committed to providing the tools and expertise and that can inspire an infinite number of scientific solutions. Innovation is at the core of the value that we deliver to our customers.

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Latest Stories

Lateral Flow Membrane Production Facility
Merck Breaks Ground on Company’s First Lateral Flow Membrane Production Facility in the United States

MilliporeSigma, the U.S. and Canada Life Science business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, a leading science and technology company, broke ground at its Sheboygan, Wisconsin site, for the company’s first lateral flow membrane production facility in the United States.

Verona Expansion CDMO Facility
Merck Opens US$ 65 Million CDMO Facility to Address Demand for Critical Cancer Therapies

Merck, announced that its Life Science business sector has doubled its high-potent active pharmaceutical ingredients (HPAPI) production capacity with the expansion of its facility in Verona, Wisconsin. 

Cork Building Expansion
Merck Invests More Than €440 Million and Expands its Membrane and Filtration Manufacturing in Ireland

The investment, which is the largest in a single site ever for the Life Science business sector, significantly increases membrane manufacturing capacities and enables the construction of a new filtration manufacturing facility.

Curiousity Cube
Merck Announces the Expansion of Hands-On Science Education Program with Kick-off of Global Curiosity Cube® Mobile Lab

Merck announced that it has further enhanced its commitment to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) education, with the launch of its 2022 Curiosity Cube® mobile science lab in Europe and North America.


Our tools, services and digital platforms empower scientists and engineers at every stage, helping deliver breakthrough therapies faster.

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