Tag Archives: Amgen

New Anti-cholesterol Drugs Too Expensive: Report

New Anti-cholesterol Drugs Too Expensive: Report

  Washington, United States – The high price of two new anti-cholesterol drugs limits the benefits patients may see from them, according to a draft report released Wednesday by a US ...

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US Approves Injectable Anti-cholesterol Drug Repatha

US Approves Injectable Anti-cholesterol Drug Repatha

  Washington, United States – US regulators on approved Repatha, the second injectable drug of its kind designed for certain patients with stubbornly high cholesterol which puts them at risk of ...

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Trial Shows Virus Treatment Effective Against Skin Cancer

Trial Shows Virus Treatment Effective Against Skin Cancer

  Washington, United States – A genetically modified herpes virus was effective in fighting skin cancer by infecting and destroying cancer cells as well as triggering an immune response, according to results of ...

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Experimental Anti-Cholesterol Drug Shows Promise

Experimental Anti-Cholesterol Drug Shows Promise

  Los Angeles, United States – People taking an experimental drug called Repatha (evolocumab) for high cholesterol were half as likely to die or suffer a heart attack or stroke as those taking conventional ...

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