EMD Serono, Inc. is a recognized leader in the biopharmaceutical industry, with more than 1,100 employees throughout the United States. EMD Serono and Merck Serono S.A., are affiliates of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. The headquarters of Merck Serono S.A. are located in Geneva, Switzerland.
Commercial and Research Excellence
With our world-class US commercial facility located in Rockland, Massachusetts we have built our reputation as a leader in the industry by demonstrating our commitment to improving the patient experience with innovative therapies, devices and services that have a positive impact on people’s lives. EMD Serono has built its presence not only in Massachusetts, but around the United States with a best-in-class specialty sales force in major markets all over the nation, as well as a dedicated Government Affairs team based in the heart of Washington, D.C.
The EMD Serono Research Institute in Billerica, Massachusetts, will serve as one of the four hubs for the company’s global research and development organization, fosters enhanced collaboration and synergies to discover and develop innovative therapies with a focus on the therapeutic areas of oncology, neurodegenerative diseases and infertility.
The state of the art Billerica facility is now home to approximately 200 scientists with expertise in cancer biology; cancer immunotherapy; oncogene signaling; manufacturing cell lines; medicinal chemistry; molecular modeling; protein engineering; and therapeutic antibodies.