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Derek Lowe The 2002 Model

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Derek Lowe, an Arkansan by birth, got his BA from Hendrix College and his PhD in organic chemistry from Duke before spending time in Germany on a Humboldt Fellowship on his post-doc. He's worked for several major pharmaceutical companies since 1989 on drug discovery projects against schizophrenia, Alzheimer's, diabetes, osteoporosis and other diseases. To contact Derek email him directly: derekb.lowe@gmail.com Twitter: Dereklowe

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March 30, 2012

Amylin on the Block

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So Amylin really seems to have turned down a multi-billion dollar offer from Bristol-Myers Squibb. Who's going to buy them, if not BMS? Here's FiercePharma with a roundup.

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1. VP of Parking on March 30, 2012 5:51 PM writes...

Did you ever see when they had something like 20 VP's listed on their web site, too funny.

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2. Ownit on March 30, 2012 6:01 PM writes...

May be the world's largest contract sales organization aka Pfizer?

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3. Clueless on March 31, 2012 11:43 AM writes...

It is a very smart strategic move for BMS, I hope they will continue to pursue it. From the list of companies the article mentioned, only MRK makes sense to me.

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