QUEBEC CITY, May 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - AEterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS, TSX: AEZ), a global biopharmaceutical company focused on endocrine therapy and oncology, today announced that its Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Dennis Turpin, CA, will present a company overview at the upcoming Rodman & Renshaw 5th Annual Global Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, May 20, 2008 at 9:40 am (local time), in the Atlantique Salon - Meridional (2nd floor) of the Meridien Beach Plaza Hotel at the Sea Club, in Monaco.
A live webcast of this presentation will be available on AEterna Zentaris' website at http://www.aezsinc.com in the Investors section. A replay will also be available for a period of 30 days on the Company's website.
Also on Tuesday, May 20, 2008, Professor, Jurgen Engel, Ph.D., Executive Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer at AEterna Zentaris will make a poster presentation at the American Urological Association's Annual Meeting, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm (Eastern Time) in Room 315 AB of the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. Titled, "Luteinizing Hormone-Releasing Hormone (LHRH) Receptors in BPH as Potential Molecular Targets for Therapy with Cetrorelix", the presentation will focus on the Company's lead compound, cetrorelix, which could provide rapid and long lasting improvement of symptoms in men with benign prostatic hyperplasia.
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