Amgen Announces New Four-Year Outcomes Study To Examine Long-Term Effects Of Repatha® (evolocumab) In High-Risk Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) Patients Without Prior Heart Attack Or Stroke

VESALIUS-CV is the Latest Study in Amgen’s PROFICIO Clinical Program Investigating the Impact of Repatha on CVD in Multiple Patient Populations

Phase 3 Study Will Enroll High-Risk Patients who Have Significant Atherosclerotic Disease or Diabetes and are at High Risk for a First Cardiovascular Event

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., March 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) today announced plans to conduct VESALIUS-CV, a multinational clinical outcomes study for Repatha® (evolocumab) which will involve at least 13,000 patients worldwide at high risk of experiencing a first cardiovascular (CV) event, despite optimized treatment with lipid-lowering therapy.1 The study will be the first to …

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