R&D facts and figures

Fact Top 5

Novo Nordisk has been ranked in the  top 5 of the Science Careers Top Employers  since 2014

Fact 70pct

We engage in more than 70
partnerships
globally

fact 50countries

We conduct clinical trials in 50+
countries

fact employ

We employ more than 5000
people in R&D     

fact invest

We invest 12.5 % of our sales
revenue
into R&D – €1.8 billion
in 2017

fact 1923

Novo Nordisk started producing
insulin in 1923

fact_100_year

We have close to 100 years of experience in developing
medicines

fact_product

More than 27,500,000 people
use our diabetes care products    


Our global presence

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To contribute to the scientific community in our areas of expertise, we take pride in publishing our scientists’ new findings. Visit the library to review some of their recent work.

 

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Careers and jobs

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