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2011-08-18 15:13:00

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) today announced that it will present data from several Prolia® (denosumab) studies, including eight year efficacy and safety data from a Phase 2 extension study in women with postmenopausal osteoporosis with low bone mineral density (BMD), at the 2011 American Society for Bone and Mineral Research (ASBMR) Annual Meeting in San Diego, Calif. from Sept. 16-20, 2011. "The breadth of data being...

2011-08-09 07:50:00

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2011-08-02 08:31:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven Summits Research issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for VZ, AMGN, ANF, TIBX, and MPC. To see what our analysts have discovered about these stocks read the Seven Summits Strategic Investments' PriceWatch Alerts at http://www.iotogo.com/s/080211B (Note: You may have to copy this link into your browser then press the [ENTER] key.) Today's PriceWatch Alerts cover the following stocks: Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ), Amgen Inc. (Nasdaq:...

2011-07-29 07:00:00

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) reported total revenue increased 4 percent during the second quarter of 2011 to $3,959 million versus $3,804 million in the second quarter of 2010. Total product sales increased 8 percent in the second quarter of 2011 to $3,893 million versus $3,613 million in the second quarter of 2010. The increase in total revenue in the second quarter of 2011 included a decline in other revenue due to certain milestone...

2011-07-07 09:20:54

Study outcomes may also provide future direction for the development of drugs to combat osteoporosis, bone fractures Astronauts lose a significant amount of bone mass during space travel and with long duration flights there is concern that this bone loss could lead to an increased risk of fractures. When the final mission of NASA's 30-year Space Shuttle program is launched on July 8, an animal experiment to test a novel therapy to increase bone mass will be on board. Led by a consortium of...

2011-07-05 15:31:00

Thousand Oaks, Calif. and BRUSSELS, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) and UCB (Euronext Brussels: UCB) announced today that they are collaborating with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Ames Research Center to conduct a preclinical test of a sclerostin antibody in an experiment that will take place aboard space shuttle Atlantis, on the final NASA shuttle mission, Space Shuttle Flight STS-135, scheduled to launch July 8, 2011. The loss of bone mass...

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