Amgen Canada has selected MDI Solutions as an integration solutions partner. Amgen is a leading human therapeutics company in the biotechnology industry. For 25 years, the company has tapped the power of scientific discovery and innovation to dramatically improve people’s lives. MDI Solutions will assist Amgen in extracting laboratory data from various hospitals and clinics across Canada (via the HL7 messaging protocol) to create a results database and patient modality-specific reports to support their clinical analysis. MDI’s technical resources will use their integration software, MD Link, to extract the HL7 data and upload it into the database. MD Link connects independent applications and transforms data within a healthcare enterprise. Data sources and processes are displayed as a visual solution, enabling information exchange and customized integration solutions. The data transformation features of MD Link will allow Amgen to seamlessly extract data from the hospital based systems and convert it into a readable format to enable their analysis. Amgen, www.amgen.com, pioneered the development of novel products based on advances in recombinant DNA and molecular biology and launched the biotechnology industry’s first blockbuster medicines. Today, as a Fortune 500 company serving millions of patients, Amgen continues to be an entrepreneurial, science-driven enterprise dedicated to helping people fight serious illness.