(The following press release from Merck KGaA was received by e-mail. It was not confirmed by the sender.) News Release Your Contact Andrea Marquart +49 6151 72-6517 Merck Serono Announces Collaboration with BioMed X Innovation Center in Heidelberg, Germany • Lab for research projects at the interface between industry and academia, established in Heidelberg in collaboration with BioMed X GmbH • Constitution of a new class of innovation model to leverage external resources to contribute to Merck Serono’s research efforts • Top life science talents are selected to collaborate in teams in an open-innovation lab with guidance of experienced mentors from academia and Merck Serono Darmstadt, Germany, April 3, 2013 – Merck Serono, a division of Merck, Darmstadt, Germany, announced today a collaboration to start innovation projects under the roof of an innovation center operated by BioMed X GmbH. This new research lab will establish a new way of fostering innovation. With the support of BioMed X, it will allow Merck Serono to run research projects with interdisciplinary project teams of young talented scientists, coached by a supervisor at Merck Serono and an experienced academic in an open-innovation lab facility in Heidelberg. The new innovation concept has been co-developed by Merck Serono and BioMed X. A contract has been signed between both parties. The complete news release can be downloaded at the following link: http://news.merck.de/N/0/05272FE815FCE265C1257B41004F5301/$File/BioMedX_english. pdf News releases from Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, are available at this address: www.merckgroup.com/media or for residents in the USA and Canada at www.emdgroup.com/media In case you are a resident of the USA or Canada please go to http://www.emdgroup.com/subscribe to register again for your online subscription of this service as our newly introduced geo-targeting requires new links in the email. You may change your subscription at any time by following either one of the following links: www.merckgroup.com/subscribe or www.emdgroup.com/subscribe And please feel free to unsubscribe this service with either www.merckgroup.com/subscribe or www.emdgroup.com/unsubscribe Thank you very much! Merck KGaA ,Darmstadt, Germany External Communications E-mail: Media.Relations@merck.de Hotline: +49 (0) 6151/72-5000 This message and any attachment are confidential and may be privileged or otherwise protected from disclosure. If you are not the intended recipient, you must not copy this message or attachment or disclose the contents to any other person. If you have received this transmission in error, please notify the sender immediately and delete the message and any attachment from your system. Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany and any of its subsidiaries do not accept liability for any omissions or errors in this message which may arise as a result of E-Mail-transmission or for damages resulting from any unauthorized changes of the content of this message and any attachment thereto. Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany and any of its subsidiaries do not guarantee that this message is free of viruses and does not accept liability for any damages caused by any virus transmitted therewith. Click http://disclaimer.merck.de to access the German, French, Spanish and Portuguese versions of this disclaimer.
MERCK SERONO ANNOUNCES COLLABORATION WITH BIOMED X (ENGLISH)
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