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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Bayer-Russian Contrac

LEVERKUSEN, Germany () -- German chemical and drug group Bayer AG said Monday it planned to cooperate with three research institutes in Russia. Bayer plans to work with the Shemiakin Institute in Moscow, the Topchiev Institute in Moscow and the Russian Scientific Center for Applied Chemistry in St. Petersburg, the group said in a statement.

Projects will include research on active ingredients for pharmaceuticals, organic specialties chemistry and research on materials and process development for polymers, Bayer said.