We anticipate continued positive cashflow from our primary business as Merck Serono builds further sales momentum for CRINONE.’ Beneath the terms of the amended license and supply agreement, Columbia will stay the sole supplier of CRINONE to Merck Serono and can continue to sell CRINONE to Merck Serono on a country by nation basis. From 2014 through 2020, the sourcing circumstances for Merck Serono will include incremental volume discount rates to incentivize Merck Serono to keep developing existing marketplaces and investing in entry into new markets..Veznedaroglu says.. Antibiotics are being overused for treating common colds in New Zealand still A medical researcher at The University of Auckland says antibiotics remain being overused for treating common colds in New Zealand, despite researching showing their ineffectiveness. Associate Professor Bruce Arroll, from the educational school of Population Wellness in the Faculty of Medical and Wellness Sciences, says his interest in researching antibiotics was sparked after his brother-in-law was prescribed antibiotics for a common cool. I needed to have a close look at the research and find out whether antibiotics do possess any benefit for people with colds.