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Bayer AG (/ˈbeɪər/ or /ˈbaɪər/); German pronunciation: [ˈbaɪ̯ɐ]...

wikipedia - 15 Sep 2016
Bayer AG (/ˈbeɪər/ or /ˈbaɪər/); German pronunciation: [ˈbaɪ̯ɐ]) is a German multinational chemical, pharmaceutical and life sciences company. It is headquartered in Leverkusen, where its illuminated sign is a landmark. Bayer's primary areas of business include human and veterinary pharmaceuticals; consumer healthcare products; agricultural chemicals and biotechnology products; and high value polymers. The company is a component of the Euro Stoxx 50 stock market index. The company's motto is "science

Bayer Optimistic as it Looks Toward the Future

AgWeb - 20 Sep 2017
This week Bayer Crop Science brings together media and leaders from across the world to Germany to discuss the future of farming. The company reports that it has a positive outlook for ag's future as well as the future of their business. Bayer leaders ...

Bayer says needs more time for Monsanto deal approval

CNBC - 19 Sep 2017
German drugs and pesticides group Bayer said it would likely take until early next year to complete the planned $66 billion takeover of U.S. seeds group Monsanto. Bayer had previously expected to be under wraps by the end of 2017. The European ...

Bayer to halt sales of Essure sterilization device in the US - 19 Sep 2017
Bayer will stop selling its sterilization device Essure outside the U.S., the company announced late Monday. The device is the subject of thousands of lawsuits filed after patients complained of severe ill effects following implantation. The German ...

Three Products Coming Your Way From Bayer CropScience - 18 Sep 2017
Bayer CropScience has some products coming your way next year that company officials discussed at this year's Future of Farming Dialogue held at its world headquarters in Monheim, Germany. Here are three of those products.

Bayer: Donors should focus on making Northwestern more affordable

Daily Northwestern - 20 Sep 2017
A $260 million athletics center. A shiny student center estimated to cost about $150 million to be built right where the current one stands. A $110 million renovation of the Welsh-Ryan basketball arena. Northwestern seems to be in a building craze ...

3 Reasons To Buy Bayer

Seeking Alpha - 19 Sep 2017
Bayer (OTCPK:BAYZF) is a conglomerate with several major segments that are pharma, a medical device business, a seed business and animal health. It also has a 30% stake in Covestro which is a materials business but it is disinvesting the stake and it ...

SNL vet Vanessa Bayer recalls her emotional final episode - 18 Sep 2017
The 2017 Emmys was a bit of a bittersweet moment for Saturday Night Live's Vanessa Bayer. The comedienne celebrated the sketch comedy show's award nominations with her now-former costars Kate McKinnon, Pete Davidson, Bobby Moynihan, Beck ...

How Bayer and Ginkgo Teamed Up in a $100M Synthetic Biology Bet

Xconomy - 18 Sep 2017
Nitrogen is essential for plant growth and photosynthesis, but plants can't pull it directly from air. They rely on bacteria on their roots to convert the gas into a usable form. Many major food crops don't have these bacteria but Bayer wants to change ...

BASF's Late Grab for Bayer Seed Assets Marks Strategy Shift

Bloomberg - 14 Sep 2017
Spurred into action by the $66 billion creation of DowDuPont Inc. and Bayer AG's planned $66 billion takeover of seed maker Monsanto Co., the German maker of herbicides is bidding for a package of seed and chemical assets that Bayer needs to divest to ...

Bayer and Ginkgo launch microbe company

Chemical & Engineering News - 14 Sep 2017
Bayer and Ginkgo Bioworks are forming a new company to exploit the potential of synthetic biology to improve microbes that help plants grow. The unnamed firm launches with a $100 million investment from the parent companies and Viking Global Investors.

Did Vanessa Bayer Just Shade Giuliana Rancic?

Refinery29 - 18 Sep 2017
The host had to double-check that Taran Killam was actually playing him, not Ryan Seacrest — but Bayer confirmed that it was indeed Kennedy in the sketch. And while we probably won't ever get to see the full segment, Bayer did do a great impression of ...

VUMC, Bayer to hunt for potential kidney disease treatments

The Tennessean - 13 Sep 2017
Vanderbilt University Medical Center is partnering with Bayer, the life science and pharmaceutical giant, on a five-year project to find two potential treatments for kidney disease, which has few treatment options. Kidney diseases impact more than 30 ...

Bayer Launches Plant Microbiome Biotech with a Huge €84M Series A (blog) - 15 Sep 2017
Bayer and Ginkgo Bioworks are launching a new company that will develop new technologies for sustainable agriculture by engineering the plant microbiome. With the microbiome already gaining traction in the therapeutics field, Bayer has decided to take ...

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