The world’s oldest pharmaceutical and chemicals company Merck has reportedly expanded its M Lab Collaboration Center in Bengaluru. The facility will provide biopharmaceutical manufacturers with a shared, exploratory environment where they can collaborate with Merck scientists and engineers to solve their challenges and accelerate development of new therapies.
The expanded centre leverages Merck’s technical and application expertise. It includes a simulated manufacturing environment and enables collaboration with Merck experts to evaluate processes and accelerates development and production of new therapies. In addition, education on best practices and new approaches to develop, optimise and scale-up processes and ways to simplify global technology transfer will be available to customers.
Merck is engaged in manufacturing and marketing of pharmaceuticals, bulk drugs, fine chemicals and pigments. The company operates through two segments – Pharmaceuticals and Chemicals.