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With sites around the world, we can quickly accommodate your evolving needs at a time and a place that works for you.


M Lab™ Collaboration Centers offer space for you to focus. A place where you can get away from daily demands to experiment and learn. A place where you will find individualized support, hands-on experiences, and inspiration. Here you can think big, think outside the box — and improve your biomanufacturing process.

From Upstream to Downstream and through Final Fill, our non-GMP facilities are resource hubs for:

  • Application and technology demonstrations, evaluation and education
  • Developing, optimizing, scale-up and implementing complex applications across a wide range of processes
  • Developing optimized protocols and procedures to support manufacturing operations
  • Troubleshooting unit operations to support upstream and downstream
  • Analytical and modelling support using analytical equipment, custom test equipment and analysis software
  • Custom sizing and simulation tools and methodologies

Our unique approach creates a highly collaborative space with access to enormous amounts of information at your fingertips. Minimal gowning and regowning between lab and meeting rooms allows you to explore products, applications, and run experiments with ease.

M Lab™ Collaboration Center 360° Tour Staffed by an experienced team of engineers and scientists, M Lab™ Collaboration Centers allow you to explore technical solutions, test applications, assess technologies and optimize your process.

M Lab™ Collaboration Center Video Tour Our M Lab™ Collaboration Centers are designed to allow hands-on experience and expert consultation through various stages of biopharmaceutical development and manufacturing. Watch the video to discover the M Lab™ Collaboration Center capabilities in Shanghai.


We offer formal bioprocess educational courses in most centers. Choose from a standard set curriculum or opt for training customized for your specific needs, to develop and sharpen your biomanufacturing expertise. In addition to classroom training, we also offer webinars, instructional videos, interactive product selection applications and troubleshooting guides that allow you to interact with our library of educational content.

Our Expertise

For over 50 years Merck Millipore has worked alongside most of the world’s leading biotechnology companies and pharmaceutical laboratories. Unparalleled application expertise and process understanding enables Merck Millipore to offer you training from upstream and downstream processing to final processing and release. Our courses are balanced evenly between hands-on experience, workshop and theory.


Merck Millipore’s training courses offer participants a wide variety of hands-on options and workshop sessions in which theory is applied in practice, making it more tangible. Our courses are located in our worldwide training facilities; they can also be conducted at your facility for your convenience.


Merck Millipore has been accredited as an Accredited Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). In obtaining this accreditation, Merck Millipore has demonstrated that it complies with the ANSI/IACET Standard which is recognized internationally as a standard of good practice. As a result of their Accredited Provider membership status, Merck Millipore is authorized to offer IACET continuing education units (CEUs) for programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard.

Merck Millipore has been approved by Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA) as an Approved Training Organization (ATO) for the Biopharmaceutical courses conducted in Singapore.

Upon course completion, Merck Millipore delivers a certificate to the participants to show the course has been successfully completed.


Staffed by an experienced team of engineers and scientists, M Lab™ Collaboration Centers allow you to explore technical solutions, test applications, assess technologies and optimize your process.

Working together, we help you reach your goals with ongoing support through a true partnerhip approach. Using our tools, you will be able to run the trials you need without strict requirements of your GMP facilities and SOPs. In the lab, the training room or the collaboration space, together we will get the answers you need to solve your toughest development and production challenges.

"The beauty...for our Customer is that they can really touch on the products, use the products in an environment ... together with our experts"
— Daniel Stamm, Head of Global Process Solutions Commercial Area

Meet members of our teams

We have a network of more than 100 scientists, engineers and technicians including process development scientists, biomanufacturing engineers and systems process engineers.

Technical Solution: Development of a high concentration monoclonal antibody forumulation using tangential flow filtration.

Customer Challenge: Identify optimal cleaning procedures for extended chromatography resin lifetime.


News Release — October 6, 2016

Merck Unveils New State-of-the-Art M Lab™ Collaboration Center in Korea

Incheon, South Korea, October 6, 2016 — Merck, a leading science and technology company,today announced the opening of an M Lab™ Collaboration Center in the Songdo district of Incheon, Korea, one of the fastest growing biotech hubs in Asia. The center provides biopharmaceutical manufacturers with a shared, exploratory environment where they can closely collaborate with Merck scientists and engineers to solve their roughest challenges and accelerate development and production of new therapies. — Read more

"We want M Lab to be an interactive experience, a simple experience where the customer can replicate what they will do in production in their own shops."
— Udit Batra, Member, Merck Executive Board and CEO, Life Science

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With sites around the world, we can quickly accomodate your evolving needs at a time and place that works for you.

Access the support of your global network of more than 100 scientists, engineers and technicians including process development scienctists, biomanufacturing engineers and systems process engineers.

"These centers have been an important resource for our customers and the biopharma industry for more than two decades. Now reimagined and reengineered as M Lab™ Collaboration Centers, we have taken our industry-leading concept to the next level. We are creating unique and inspiring settings where customers can explore new ways to increase productivity and improve processes in close collaboration with our team of experts."

— Udit Batra, Member, Merck Executive Board and CEO, Life Science

M Lab™ Collaboration Center Locations:

Rua São Paulo, 30
Barueri - SP
São Paulo CEP 06465-130
Tel: + 55 11 0800-7277292

1F, Tower 2, No. 88 Chenhui Road
Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park
Pudong, Shanghai, China
Tel: +86-21-20338288

Millipore SAS
2 rue des Vanneaux
67124 Dachstein
Tel: +33 (3)3 9046 87 46

50A, 2nd Phase, Ring Road
Bangalore Peenya 560 058
Tel: +91-80-39224000, 39282451

D-176, MIDC, Thane, Belapur Road
Shirwane, Nerul
Navi Mumbai 400706
Tel: 022 67863154, 67863101

Divercity Tokyo office tower 15F
( ダイバーシティ東京オフィスタワー15F)
Aomi, 1-1-20 (青海1丁目1番20号)
Koto-ku (江東区)
Tokyo (東京都) 〒135-0064
Tel: +81-3-6759-8560

North America
900 Middlesex Turnpike
Billerica, Massachusetts 01821
United States
Tel: +1 (781) 533-6000

Merck Pte Ltd
No. 1 Science Park Road
The Capricorn, #02-10/11
Singapore Science Park II
Singapore 11752
Tel.: +65 6403 5300

South Korea
24th fl., Bldg. M
Songdo Techno Park IT center
32, Songdogwahak-ro, Yeonsu-gu
Incheon, 21984
South Korea