MSD has a strong history of success in translating cutting-edge research into life-saving medical breakthroughs. Our scientific advances have made a difference in the lives of millions of patients worldwide… and many of these advances were the result of partnerships. In 2016, more than 60% of our human health sales were attributable to alliance partnerships and patents and we continue to work with our partners in some of the most challenging areas of biomedical research. With more than 100 business development transactions since 2015, our team has experience working on collaborations from discovery to clinical-stage programs regardless of therapeutic area or modality. We believe that by working together we can play a major role in transforming global health care. Together we can invent for life.