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Data Presented at Two Global Medical Congresses Reinforce Benefit of Enbrel® (etanercept) for Patients with Chronic Inflammatory Conditions
Date:5/25/2011

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. and NEW YORK, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN) and Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) today announced new results from multiple studies of ENBREL, further expanding the body of evidence supporting the efficacy and safety profile of ENBREL, the most prescribed biologic by rheumatologists in the United States (U.S.). Eighteen abstracts across four indications, including moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis (RA), ankylosing spondylitis (AS), moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis (PsO), and psoriatic arthritis (PsA), will be published at two global medical congresses, the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) and World Congress of Dermatology (WCD), this week.

"The breadth of data being presented at these congresses underscores our ongoing commitment to the rigorous study of these conditions where treatment has been shown to improve patient outcomes," said Yvonne Greenstreet, senior vice president and head of the Medicines Development Group for Pfizer's Specialty Care Business Unit. "With its first approval for RA in 1998, ENBREL has 2.5 million patient-years of collective clinical experience, and we continue to gain important knowledge about these conditions and the potential benefits of treating patients with certain chronic inflammatory diseases."

Selected abstracts of interest include:

Rheumatoid ArthritisImpact of Etanercept-Methotrexate (MTX) Therapy on Disease Activity and Radiographic Progression in Moderately Active Rheumatoid Arthritis: Interim Results of the PRESERVE Trial Persistent inflammation and associated joint damage may play a critical role in causing impairment in joint function in RA. Previous studies exploring treatment with biologics focused primarily on patients with severe disease. The radiographic data are an exploratory end
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