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# Merck

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EU medicines agency starts review of Merck oral Covid drug
The move comes two weeks after Merck applied for emergency use in the US of the anti-coronavirus drug.
EU medicines watchdog could start review of Merck Covid pill 'in days'
Merck said last week that its drug molnupiravir was shown to reduce hospitalisations by 50%.
Merck's Covid-19 pill cuts hospitalisation by 50%, study shows
The company said it would soon ask health officials around the world to authorise its use.
String of big business CEOs step down from Trump's advisory council in wake of Charlottesville
The heads of Merck, Under Armour and Intel have all left the US President’s business advisory panel.
570 job losses at pharmaceutical company in Dublin
The news from MSD follows the announcement of the closure of another plant in Wicklow earlier this year.
280 jobs lost as Wicklow pharma plant closes
The Rathdrum facility will close by the end of 2015.