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Bayer in Canada

Bayer in Canada

In this age of rapid change, we strive to deliver the world’s best solutions to global challenges in the fields of health and nutrition.

With life expectancy continuing to rise, we improve quality of life for a growing population by focusing our research and development activities on preventing, alleviating and treating diseases. We are also making an important contribution to providing a reliable supply of high-quality food, feed and plant-based raw materials.

In Canada, we have over 1,400 passionate and innovative employees. As a Life Science company we have three divisions – Pharmaceuticals, Consumer Health and Crop Science – and the Animal Health and Radiology business units.  We are committed to operating sustainably and addressing our social and ethical responsibilities. As we continue to shape our industry, our efforts are catalyzed by focusing on our customers. All of this makes up our corporate purpose: Science for a better life.

News

October 16, 2019

Updated analysis for larotrectinib confirms high response rate and durable responses over three years in children and adults with TRK fusion cancer

79% overall response rate (ORR) in 153 evaluable adult and pediatric patients at time of new data cut off (February 19, 2019); results consistent with previous publications / Similar ORR of 75% in patients with brain metastases1, adding to the previously reported evidence for larotrectinib’s activity in central nervous system (CNS) / Median progression free survival (mPFS) of 28.3 months and median overall survival (mOS) of more than three years (44.4 months) was achieved; median duration of response (mDOR) of nearly three years1 / Largest dataset with longest follow-up of any TRK inhibitor illustrates favourable safety profile across ages and tumour types Read more
October 02, 2019

Bayer Fund shares over $100,000 in funding with students through its Opportunity Scholarship Program

67 Canadian students pursuing post-secondary education in agriculture and food-related disciplines Read more
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