Merck Serono and EPFL Sign Research Pact in Neuroscience, Oncology Drug Delivery
 
The Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and Merck Serono, a division of Merck KGgA, last week announced the signing of a research collaboration in the areas of neuroscience, oncology, and drug delivery.
 
Under the agreement, three Merck Serono-endowed chairs will be created at EPFL in the three research areas, and Merck Serono will make a total donation of CHF 12.5 million ($10.8 million) to the chairs.

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