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THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (Nasdaq: AMGN) today announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has recommended a positive opinion for the marketing authorization of XGEVA(TM) (denosumab) for the prevention of skeletal-related events (pathological fracture, radiation to bone, spinal cord compression or surgery to bone) in adults with bone metastases from solid tumors.
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) today announced primary results of a pivotal Phase 3 trial ('147) demonstrating that XGEVA(TM) (denosumab) significantly increased bone metastasis-free survival for more than four months in men with castrate-resistant metastatic prostate cancer that has not yet spread to bone.
NEW YORK, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) today outlined the Company's strategy, capital allocation plans and provided financial guidance for 2015 during a meeting with investors in New York. Kevin Sharer, chairman & CEO opened the meeting by outlining key elements of the Company's strategy: Bring medicines to market that advance treatment of serious illness; Make significant and sustained investment in research and development (R&D) and participate in a wide range...
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (Nasdaq: AMGN) today announced new long-term data showing that during the fourth and fifth years of ProliaÂ® (denosumab) treatment, postmenopausal women with osteoporosis receiving Prolia continued with further, statistically significant, year-over-year increases in lumbar spine and total hip bone mineral density (BMD), a key measurement of bone strength.
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (Nasdaq: AMGN) today announced new data that showed postmenopausal women with osteoporosis had significantly greater adherence, compliance, and persistence during ProliaÂ® (denosumab) treatment than during alendronate treatment, an oral bisphosphonate commonly used to treat osteoporosis.
NEW YORK, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A study in the prostate cancer space completed this week by ITG's Majestic Market Research reveals that Amgen's (Nasdaq: AMGN) Xgeva (a.k.a.
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THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Dec. 13, 3010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amgen (Nasdaq: AMGN) today announced top-line results from a Phase 3 trial evaluating XGEVA(TM) (denosumab) versus placebo in 1,432 men with castrate-resistant prostate cancer.
For patients with breast cancer and bone metastases, denosumab delayed skeletal-related side effects five months longer compared to those on zoledronic acid.
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