THE WOODLANDS, Texas, May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: LXRX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing breakthrough treatments for human disease, announced today that the company will be giving oral presentations on two of its clinical-stage drug development programs: LX1031, an oral drug candidate for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), and LX1032, an oral drug candidate for managing gastrointestinal symptoms associated with carcinoid syndrome. The presentations will take place at Digestive Disease Week (DDW) in Chicago, Illinois on Sunday, May 31 and Monday, June 1, respectively. DDW is the world's largest gathering of physicians and researchers in the fields of gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy and gastrointestinal surgery. LX1031 is currently in a Phase 2 clinical trial in patients with non-constipating IBS, and LX1032 is entering a Phase 2 study in patients with carcinoid syndrome.
For more information on these programs and to download both presentations (available after June 1), please visit www.lexpharma.com.
Lexicon is a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing breakthrough treatments for human disease. Lexicon currently has five drug candidates in development for autoimmune disease,
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