Category Corporate Member
Industry: Health Care
A biotechnology pioneer since it was founded in California in 1980, Amgen is today the world's largest independent biotechnology company, serving millions of patients in more than 50 countries. Focusing on areas of high unmet medical need such as cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis, bone disease and other serious illnesses, the company leverages its science and technology leadership to improve the lives and health outcomes of patients by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative medicines using tools like advanced human genetics. A world leader in biologics manufacturing, Amgen has an outstanding track record of reliably delivering high-quality medicines to patients who need them. Understanding the biological mechanisms of human life and the complex molecular pathways of disease defines Amgen's discovery research efforts, and has generated a deep and broad pipeline of potential new medicines.