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Cuts at Merck

Merck is to cut some 8,500 positions and shake up its research and development division, Bloomberg News reports. These, it adds, are in addition to the 7,500 cuts the company already announced, together totaling about 20 percent of the company's workforce. The cuts are to be spread among all areas of the company, including R&D, sales, and management.

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