Our work in vaccines focuses on making certain diseases a thing of the past.
Vaccines are one of the greatest public health success stories in history
Without vaccines, the world would have lost more sons, daughters, moms and grandpas – more future teachers, builders, doctors and inventors – more people than an entire country the size of the U.S.
Our work in vaccines
Experience in vaccines
We've been discovering, developing and delivering vaccines to help prevent disease around the world for over 100 years.
It is no secret that inventing and developing vaccines is complex, time intensive and carries no guarantees.
To keep pace with the ever-evolving disease landscape, we continue to research candidates to address significant unmet needs.
Collaboration and progress in vaccines
It takes active collaboration by our teams who partner with governments, academic researchers and non-government organizations around the world.
Our work in researching and producing vaccines is guided by science and fueled by human need.
There are many aspects of our work in vaccines
Sharing our stories is a privilege. Let’s keep inspiring each other until these global health challenges become a thing of the past.
Dr. Maurice Hilleman: “The father of modern vaccines”
Vaccines are one of the greatest public health success stories in history. MSD is celebrating one hundred years of Hilleman—the enduring legacy of an extraordinary man. Considered “the father of modern vaccines,” Dr. Maurice Hilleman would have been 100 years old on August 30th, 2019. To this day, his work is estimated to have saved […]
How innovation and new technologies will help us continue to produce and supply our medicines and vaccines—today and into the future
with Craig Kennedy, head of global supply chain
Clinical trials bring our medicines and vaccines to life
We appreciate all who have contributed to our clinical research
Our commitment is unwavering
As long as there are people still in hospitals, doctors desperate to add years to their lives, preventable diseases that threaten people’s health, we will be here: fighting with all we have to deliver more, sooner.