RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 15 /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 the Biosimilars 2008 Conference in Washington D.C. Dr. Allan will be discussing the Company's perspective on the potential impact of follow-on biologics (FOB) on American consumers and will also Chair a panel on this topic on Tuesday, September 23, 2008 in the Jack Morton Auditorium at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. Dr. Allan's presentation will take place at 9:55 AM ET and the panel discussion will begin at 11:25 AM ET.
Biosimilars 2008 is a two day conference focusing on the need for and applications of FOB, with an emphasis on issues surrounding the possible establishment of a defined regulatory pathway for FOB.
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 http://www.insmed.com.
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
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John Procter - Gibraltar Associates
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