REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Maxygen, Inc. (Nasdaq: MAXY), a biotechnology company focused on the development of improved protein drugs, today announced that it will present at two upcoming investor conferences. Russell Howard, Maxygen's chief executive officer, will present.
Acumen BioFin Rodman and Renshaw 9th Annual Healthcare Conference
Monday, November 5, 9:30 a.m. ET
CIBC World Markets 18th Annual Healthcare Conference
Tuesday, November 6, 8:00 a.m. ET
A live webcast of the presentations can be accessed on Maxygen's website at http://www.maxygen.com/webcasts. A replay of the presentations will be available for approximately 30 days.
Maxygen is a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing improved versions of protein drugs. We look for opportunities where our proprietary protein modification technologies can address significant therapeutic needs. Our lead program, MAXY-G34, is designed to be an improved version of G-CSF for the treatment of neutropenia. MAXY-G34 is currently in Phase II clinical trials. Also in our pipeline is a novel Factor VIIa for the treatment of hemophilia. Maxygen's approach to drug discovery and development may allow us to leverage the established development and regulatory paths of approved drugs. We believe this advantage translates to a greater chance of successfully bringing important new drugs to market. http://www.maxygen.com
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