Amgen and UCB receive positive vote from FDA Advisory Committee in favor of approval for EVENITY™ (romosozumab)

Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) and UCB (Euronext Brussels: UCB) announced strong support from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Bone, Reproductive and Urologic Drugs Advisory Committee (BRUDAC) for the approval of EVENITY™* (romosozumab) for the treatment of postmenopausal women with osteoporosis at high risk for fracture after reviewing safety and efficacy data from the pivotal Phase […]

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EVENITY™ (romosozumab) receives approval in Japan for the treatment of osteoporosis in patients at high risk of fracture

Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) and UCB (Euronext Brussels: UCB) announced that the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare has granted a marketing authorization for EVENITY™ (romosozumab) for the treatment of osteoporosis in patients at high risk of fracture.(1) Amgen and UCB are co-developing EVENITY worldwide, with development in Japan being led by Amgen Astellas BioPharma K.K., […]

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Amgen Golden Tickets provide startup companies with free lab space to further advance innovative science and technology

Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) and LabCentral today announced that Kernal Biologics and PanTher Therapeutics have each won the Amgen Golden Ticket at LabCentral. The two Golden Ticket winners were chosen by an Amgen internal committee and live audience members at a “Quick Pitch” event hosted by Amgen at its Cambridge, Mass. facility on Dec. 11, 2018. Six […]

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Amgen contributes $2 million to groundbreaking program providing cancer patients of all backgrounds access to U.S. clinical trials

Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) and the Lazarex Cancer Foundation, a non-profit organization focused on improving patient access to cancer clinical trials, have teamed up to support more equitable access to clinical trials for cancer patients in the U.S. Through a corporate donation, Amgen has contributed $2 million to Lazarex’s IMPACT (IMproving Patient Access to Cancer Clinical Trials) […]

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