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Merck, China National Pharmaceutical Group Corp. deal

August 2, 2010 7:00 AM UTC

Merck and Sinopharm signed a statement of mutual intent to establish a JV to register, manufacture and commercialize adult and pediatric vaccines in China. The proposed JV would involve Merck vaccines, including its HPV vaccine, and utilize Sinopharm's technology for rotovirus, Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) and varicella vaccines. The agreement also covers additional products from Merck. Further details were not disclosed. ...