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Letter From Carl Icahn to Amylin Pharmaceutical, Inc.
Date:4/15/2009

> dissidents are allowed to communicate with each other. But not at Amylin.

Several months ago, I informed you that based on our status as one of Amylin's largest stockholders and based upon the experiences that I and my suggested nominees had in ImClone Systems, I believed it would be in Amylin's best interest to give these nominees representation on Amylin's board. My nominees and I were proactive in the enhancement of stockholder value at ImClone. As you may be aware, after I was elected to the board of ImClone in October 2006, its per share market value increased by 135% through its sale in late 2008. It is interesting to note that, in direct contrast, during the same period Amylin's per share market value declined in value by 85%. Given that Amylin is flailing, as is evident from the market for its shares, it is ludicrous and arrogant for you to contend that my highly qualified nominees, who were among those responsible for such wonderful results at ImClone, cannot be beneficial to Amylin. Additionally, it is even more absurd and irresponsible to enter into a "debilitating" proxy fight to keep my nominees, who are proven and knowledgeable individuals, off the board.

Around the same time that I asked you for board representation, another large stockholder, Eastbourne, also informed you it was dissatisfied with the way you were operating the company and wished to have its representatives placed on the board. It also informed you it would like the Icahn group to have representation. In our subsequent discussions, I informed you that I would like Eastbourne, as well as some of my nominees, to be represented on the board. While you have stated to us that a proxy fight would be "debilitating" for the company you have steadfastly refused to allow Eastbourne and us to meet with you together to discuss just how to avoid the "debilitating" proxy fight. Further, your poison pill prevents Eastbo
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