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Forget bluebird bio, Amgen Is a Better Biotech Stock [The Motley Fool]

Amgen, Inc (AMGN)  More Company Research Source: The Motley Fool
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PDF After avoiding a pitfall many of its competitors are heading for, America's largest biotechnology company looks like a much better option. In recent years, bluebird bio ( NASDAQ:BLUE ) has excited the medical community with terrific results for experimental therapies. Deep-pocketed biotechs and everyday investors have funneled billions into Bluebird and similar start-ups to help them develop complex treatments, and the competition is heating up fast. While investors become increasingly worried about Bluebird's pipeline, Amgen Inc.   ( NASDAQ:AMGN ) has taken a much simpler approach that could pay off down the road. Here's why shares of the country's largest biotech probably have a better chance to outperform bluebird bio and its peers. Image source: Getty Images. Too much of a great thing In 2015, Amgen gave Kite Pharma $60 million upfront to discover new chimeric antigen receptor T-cell (CAR-T) therapies, which are actually a patient's own immune cells [Read more]

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