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Successful treatments in multiple fields

Our product portfolio encompasses the following therapeutic areas: oncology, kidney diseases, hematology, bone diseases, cardiovascular diseases and inflammatory diseases

Amgen strives to deliver successful treatments to patients. This goes well beyond the development of innovative medicines and preventive therapies. We provide services, advice and new solutions that contribute to a better and more efficient healthcare system. We do this in the following fields:

Oncology and hematology
  • Particular types of cancer involving tumor formation, such as breast cancer, colorectal cancer, prostate cancer, skin cancer
  • Hematological types of cancer (cancers of particular blood cells) such as Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) and Multiple Myeloma (MM)
  • Immune Mediated Trombocytopenia (ITP) - a disease whereby the immune system destroys the body’s own platelets
  • A shortage of white or red blood cells due to chemotherapy
Kidney diseases
  • Severe renal failure in the predialysis or dialysis stage
Bone diseases
  • Osteoporosis - in post-menopausal women and also in men
  • Bonecomplications caused by bonelesions or bonemetastases (dissemination of cancer in the bone) in patients with advanced cancer.
Cardiovascular diseases
  • Elevated LDL cholesterol (the bad cholesterol) in patients with a very high risk of cardiovascular diseases, for whom currently available drugs have not yet succeeded in lowering the LDL cholesterol level sufficiently
Inflammatory diseases
  • Rheumatic diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis
  • Bowel disorders such as Crohn's disease and Colitis Ulcerosa
  • Skin diseases such as psoriasis
  • Eye diseases such as uveitis

In this section

Amgen in the Netherlandsicon

Every day, around 680 people are working on the distribution, marketing and sale of our high-quality medicines and on clinical research into new medicines

Mission & valuesicon

In everything that we do, we pursue our mission: to serve patients. In every step that we take, we are led by our core values.

Our visionicon

We are committed and are working together with our partners inside and outside the healthcare sector to create a better future.


We are transparent and open regarding our collaboration with third parties and R&D costs

The history of Amgenicon

We have worked on scientific discoveries and innovations for more than 40 years.

Therapeutic areasicon

The diseases where Amgen is focusing its interest.


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