George B. Rathmann

The co-founder of biotech giant <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORCRP000912" title="Amgen Inc." href="/topic/economy-business-finance/amgen-inc.-ORCRP000912.topic">Amgen</a>, Rathmann was the Thousand Oaks firm's first chief executive, overseeing the development of blockbuster drugs to boost growth of red and white blood cells. The firm now has a market value of $54 billion. He was 84. <a href="http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-george-rathmann-20120424,0,1278600.story"><span class="center_label">Full obituary</span></a><br>
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<a href="http://www.latimes.com/news/obituaries/la-me-2011notables-gallery,0,155600.photogallery"><span class="center_label">Notable deaths of 2011</span></a>
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( Amgen / April 25, 2012 )

The co-founder of biotech giant Amgen, Rathmann was the Thousand Oaks firm's first chief executive, overseeing the development of blockbuster drugs to boost growth of red and white blood cells. The firm now has a market value of $54 billion. He was 84. Full obituary

Notable deaths of 2011

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