Keyword: Merck Research Laboratories
Targeting fatty lipids known as ceramides reverses insulin resistance and fatty liver, scientists from the University of Utah and Merck found.
Merck is set to cut 20 staffers from its Research Laboratories unit as it prepares to enter its new digs in South San Francisco.
The takeover will give Merck control of an oncolytic immunotherapy that Viralytics is testing in combination with Keytruda in early-phase trials.
Sanofi veteran Christopher Winter has been appointed as the new chief of R&D at drug discovery biotech Silicon.