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IT Press Release : 09 May 2016

7 Reasons Photography Fans Love Leica IT—09 May 16

For more than 100 years, photography fans have flocked to the iconic Leica camera. Once a compact 35mm prototype crafted by German engineers for portability and precision, the Leica has come to represent reliable quality and stylish design around the

Merck Builds on Leading Viral and Gene Therapy Service Offering with Capacity Expansion IT—09 May 16

DARMSTADT, Germany--9 May--PRNewswire/InfoQuest
Merck , a leading science and technology company, today announced an expansion of its Carlsbad, California facility to meet growing demand for viral and gene therapy products.
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Scheduled for completion in 2016, the Carlsbad campus will increase from 44,000 square feet to 65,000 square feet, with 16 modular viral bulk manufacturing cleanroom suites, two fill/finish suites and twice the warehouse capacity. The expansion will incorporate single-use equipment in a flexible, scalable format for clinical and commercial bulk drug production.

"We are building on our industry-leading offerings in the manufacturing and testing of innovative and complex products, underscoring our commitment to being a trusted, long-term partner of choice," said Udit Batra, Member of the Merck Executive Board and CEO, Life Science . The company's new capacity at Carlsbad positions Merck to seamlessly support customers from clinical to commercial scales, and is complemented by cell-banking services in Rockville,