THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: LXRX) today announced that Arthur T. Sands, M.D., Ph.D., Lexicon's president and chief executive officer, will present at the UBS Global Life Sciences Conference at the Grand Hyatt New York Hotel in New York, New York on Tuesday, September 25, 2007 at 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time.
A live webcast of Lexicon's presentation may be accessed on its corporate website at http://www.lexpharma.com. An archived version of the webcast will be available on the website through October 3, 2007.
Lexicon is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of breakthrough treatments for human disease. Lexicon currently has clinical programs underway for such areas of major unmet medical need as irritable bowel syndrome and cognitive disorders. The company has used its proprietary gene knockout technology to discover more than 100 promising drug targets and create an extensive pipeline of clinical and preclinical programs in the therapeutic areas of diabetes and obesity, cardiovascular disease, psychiatric and neurological disorders, cancer, immune system disorders and ophthalmic disease. To advance the development and commercialization of its programs, Lexicon is working both independently and through collaborators including Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, Genentech, Inc. and N.V. Organon. For additional information about Lexicon and its programs, please visit http://www.lexpharma.com.
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