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CEO Geoffrey Allan Will Discuss Company's IPLEX(TM) Program in Myotonic

Muscular Dystrophy

RICHMOND, Va., July 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Insmed Inc. (Nasdaq: INSM) a developer of follow-on biologics and biopharmaceuticals, today announced that Geoffrey Allan, Ph.D., CEO of Insmed, will present at IBC's 13th Annual Drug Discovery and Development of Innovative Therapeutics on Thursday, August 7th, 2008 at 9:25 AM ET.

Dr. Allan will be participating in the Orphan Diseases track of the conference and his presentation will be entitled, "Myotonic Muscular Dystrophy - A Major Unmet Medical Need." He will present Insmed's progress with its Phase II trial for IPLEX(TM) in Myotonic Muscular Dystrophy. The trial, which has seen strong patient and physician interest, is now fully enrolled. It is a six month, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial being conducted at 13 research centers across the U.S.

The conference will be held from August 4th to August 7th, 2008, at the World Trade Center Boston and the Seaport Hotel in Boston, MA.

About Insmed

Insmed Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company with unique protein process development and manufacturing experience and a proprietary protein platform aimed at niche markets with unmet medical needs. For more information, please visit

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This release contains forward-looking statements which are made pursuant to provisions of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Investors are cautioned that such statements in this release, including statements relating to planned clinical study design, regulatory and business strategies, strategic alternatives, plans and objectives of management and growth opportunities for existing or proposed products, constitute forward-looking statements which involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated by the forward-looking statements. The risks and uncertainties include, without limitation, risks that strategic alternatives may never be consummated, product candidates may fail in the clinic or may not be successfully marketed or manufactured, we may lack financial resources to complete development of product candidates, the FDA may interpret the results of studies differently than us, competing products may be more successful, demand for new pharmaceutical products may decrease, the biopharmaceutical industry may experience negative market trends, our entrance into the follow-on biologics market may be unsuccessful, our common stock could be delisted from The NASDAQ Capital Market and other risks and challenges detailed in the Company's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2007. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on any forward-looking statements which speak only as of the date of this release. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly release the results of any revisions to these forward-looking statements that may be made to reflect events or circumstances that occur after the date of this release or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events.

Investor Relations Contact:

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Corporate Communications Contact:

John Procter - Gibraltar Associates


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