Industry:Biotech & Pharma
Onyx Pharmaceuticals Inc
Onyx Pharmaceuticals Inc (ONXX:US)
was acquired by AMGN:US
Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. discovers and develops novel therapeutics based upon the genetics of human disease, with an emphasis on cancer. The Company focuses on defining the function of certain mutated genes which are known to cause cancer, and on developing therapies to reverse the effects of the mutation or to kill the cancer cell.