Amgen is an American-based multinational biopharmaceutical company headquartered in Thousand Oaks, California. Located in the Conejo Valley, Amgen is the world's largest independent biotechnology firm. Epogen and Neupogen were the two most successful biopharmaceutical products at the time of their respective releases. Amgen is the largest employer in Thousand Oaks and second only to the United States Navy in terms of number of people employed in Ventura County. BusinessWeek ranked Amgen first on the S 500 for being one of the most "future-oriented" of those five hundred corporations....
|Headquarters:||Thousand Oaks, California|
|Legal structure:||Publicly listed company, Public company|
|Industries:||Biotechnology, Biological Product (except Diagnostic) Manufacturing|