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Amgen Scientists Develop Antibody Against Obesity

By Anette Breindl
Science Editor

Thursday, November 29, 2012

Scientists at Amgen Inc., with colleagues at the Texas A & M Health Science Center, have developed an antibody that, when administered to obese cynomolgus monkeys, improved the animals' insulin sensitivity and lipid profiles, and led to significant weight loss.

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