4 February 2017 is World Cancer Day. Today, the focus worldwide is on the prevention, research and treatment of cancer. MSD supports the action day initiated by the World Cancer Organization UICC and has become a formal sponsor for 2017 and 2018. Learn more.
MSD and Sanofi Pasteur ended their vaccine joint venture Sanofi Pasteur (SPMSD) at the end of 2016. MSD has reintegrated vaccines into its portfolio and is managing its vaccines to protect children, adolescents and adults on its own again as of January 2017.
The 14th of November is the World Diabetes Day 2016. Themed "Healthy Diet - Healthy Life", the diabetes societies provide information on diabetes and nutrition throughout Switzerland. Learn more.