Researchers say Merck's (MRK) 'study' of Vioxx, a painkiller, was actually a marketing tool to...

|About: Merck & Co Inc. (MRK)|By:, SA News Editor

Researchers say Merck's (MRK) 'study' of Vioxx, a painkiller, was actually a marketing tool to boost sales. The drug study was "marketing masquerading as science."