Value through InnovationOctober 26 2016
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Research and Innovation

For 125 years, research and development (R&D) has been the foundation of Boehringer Ingelheim's success and continues to be the major driver of innovative new medicines that help improve patient’s lives and address unmet therapeutic needs. Our privately held status affords us the opportunity to think long term about our health care and pharmaceutical R&D commitments in a way that is best suited to meet the unique challenges and long cycles of drug discovery and development.

Research and Innovation Collaborations

Our constant quest for innovation through research is not limited to our own discoveries but includes successful ongoing collaborations. We actively pursue new collaborations with external partners, ranging from academic institutions to biopharmaceutical enterprises and start-up companies.

Research and Innovation Areas

  • The Drug Discovery Process

    From discovery to a marketable drug is a long road, always led by curiosity. Find out more about what it takes to bring innovative medicines to patients.

  • Our Research Centers

    At Boehringer Ingelheim, health care and pharmaceutical research and development (R&D) is conducted at four major research and development sites and three support centers in Europe, the Americas and Asia.

  • Pipeline

    Boehringer Ingelheim boasts one of the strongest late stage pipelines in the industry through our pharmaceutical R&D efforts. We are making significant advances in areas of diabetes, oncology and others.

  • Clinical Trials

    Boehringer Ingelheim has a large and experienced global team managing and conducting clinical trials in many indications. Over the past decade we have conducted or sponsored 1,296 studies with 112 substances in 84 countries.

  • Scientific Awards

    Boehringer Ingelheim sponsors several awards to recognize individuals for a commitment to their work within the scientific arena.

  • Partnerships

    Boehringer Ingelheim supports several academic and fellowship programs that share the goal of discovering and developing innovative medicines of high therapeutic value through research and innovation.

Boehringer Ingelheim Careers

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