Navigation Links
Lexicon to Present at Two Major Healthcare Investor Conferences
Date:6/3/2010

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: LXRX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing breakthrough treatments for human disease, announced today that Alan J. Main, Ph.D., Lexicon's executive vice president of pharmaceutical research, will present at two investor conferences next week in New York. Dr. Main will present at the 9th Annual Needham Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, June 9, 2010 10 a.m. Eastern Time; and at the Jefferies 2010 Global Life Sciences Conference on Friday, June 11, 2010 at 11 a.m. Eastern Time.  Investors can access a webcast of the Jefferies Conference presentation at www.lexpharma.com.

Needham & Company's Annual Healthcare Conference is a forum for institutional investors and venture capital firms to hear the latest updates from senior management teams of both public and private companies in the biotechnology, specialty pharmaceuticals, medical technology, and diagnostics sectors.  The Jefferies Global Life Sciences Conference will feature presentations from more than 350 public and private healthcare companies across the life sciences spectrum, including biotechnology, life science tools, medical devices, diagnostics, specialty pharmaceutical, and multi-national pharma.

About Lexicon

Lexicon is a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering and developing breakthrough treatments for human disease.  Lexicon currently has four drug candidates in mid-stage development for diabetes, irritable bowel syndrome, carcinoid syndrome and rheumatoid arthritis, all of which were discovered by Lexicon's research team.  Lexicon has used its proprietary gene knockout technology to identify more than 100 promising drug targets.  Lexicon has focused drug discovery efforts on these biologically-validated targets to create its extensive pipeline of clinical and preclinical programs.  For additional information about Lexicon and its programs, please visit www.lexpharma.com.

Safe Harbor Statement

This press release contains "forward-looking" statements, including statements relating to Lexicon's growth and future operating results, discovery and development of products, strategic alliances and intellectual property, as well as other matters that are not historical facts or information.  All forward-looking statements are based on management's current assumptions and expectations and involve risks, uncertainties and other important factors, specifically including those relating to Lexicon's ability to successfully conduct preclinical and clinical development of its potential drug candidates, advance additional candidates into preclinical and clinical development, obtain necessary regulatory approvals, achieve its operational objectives, obtain patent protection for its discoveries and establish strategic alliances, as well as additional factors relating to manufacturing, intellectual property rights, and the therapeutic or commercial value of its drug candidates, that may cause Lexicon's actual results to be materially different from any future results expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.  Information identifying such important factors is contained under "Factors Affecting Forward-Looking Statements" and "Risk Factors" in Lexicon's annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2009, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.  Lexicon undertakes no obligation to update or revise any such forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Lexicon Announces Pricing of Common Stock in Public Offering
2. Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Provides Clinical Pipeline Update and Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results
3. Lexicon Announces Proposed Offering of 27,500,000 Shares of Common Stock
4. Lexicon Pharmaceuticals to Present at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Unplugged Conference
5. Lexicon to Provide Clinical Pipeline Update and Report Second Quarter 2009 Financial Results on July 28, 2009
6. Lexicon Initiates Phase 2 Clinical Trial of LX1032 in Patients With Carcinoid Syndrome
7. Lexicon Names Ajay Bansal Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
8. Lexicon to Present Clinical Data for LX1031 and LX1032 at Digestive Disease Week
9. Lexicon to Provide Clinical Pipeline Update and Report First Quarter 2009 Financial Results on April 28, 2009
10. Lexicon Pharmaceuticals 2008 Annual Report to Stockholders Available Online
11. Nuevolution Announces Drug Discovery Alliance With Lexicon Pharmaceuticals
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... States multicenter, prospective clinical study that demonstrates the accuracy of the FebriDx® ... identifying clinically significant acute bacterial and viral respiratory tract infections by testing ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... N.C. (PRWEB) , ... October 11, 2017 , ... ... ARCS® Foundation President Andi Purple announced Dr. Suneel I. Sheikh, the co-founder, ... ( ASTER Labs ), Inc. has been selected for membership in ARCS ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... BALTIMORE, Md. (PRWEB) , ... October 11, 2017 ... ... for digital pathology, announced today it will be hosting a Webinar titled, “Pathology ... of  Advanced Pathology Associates , on digital pathology adoption best practices and how ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... ... October 11, 2017 , ... A ... pregnancy rates in frozen and fresh in vitro fertilization (IVF) transfer ... age to IVF success. , After comparing the results from the fresh and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:5/23/2017)... 23, 2017  Hunova, the first robotic gym for the rehabilitation and ... launched in Genoa, Italy . The first 30 robots ... the USA . The technology was developed and patented ... the IIT spin-off Movendo Technology thanks to a 10 million euro investment ... please click: ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... , April 19, 2017 ... its vendor landscape is marked by the presence of ... is however held by five major players - 3M ... these companies accounted for nearly 61% of the global ... leading companies in the global military biometrics market boast ...
(Date:4/11/2017)... BEACH GARDENS, Fla. , April 11, 2017 ... identity management and secure authentication solutions, today announced ... contract by Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) ... for IARPA,s Thor program. "Innovation has ... onset and IARPA,s Thor program will allow us ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):