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Micromet to Present at Two Upcoming Investor Conferences
Date:2/7/2008

BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Micromet, Inc. (Nasdaq: MITI), a biopharmaceutical company developing novel, proprietary antibodies for the treatment of cancer, inflammation and autoimmune diseases, today announced that Dr. Christian Itin, President and Chief Executive Officer of Micromet, will present at two upcoming investor conferences; one sponsored by the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) and the other by Roth Capital Partners.

Dr. Itin will present at the 2008 BIO CEO and Investor Conference in New York, on Wednesday, February 13, 2008 at 2:00 pm Eastern Time (8:00 pm Central European Time). An audio webcast of Dr. Itin's remarks will be available live and accessible through Micromet's website at http://www.micromet-inc.com, as well as a replay and download of the presentation slides following the event.

Dr. Itin will also present at the Roth Capital Partners 2008 OC Growth Stock Conference in Dana Point California, on Tuesday, February 19, 2008 at 9:30 am Pacific Time.

About Micromet, Inc. (http://www.micromet-inc.com)

Micromet, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company developing novel, proprietary antibodies for the treatment of cancer, inflammation and autoimmune diseases. Three of its antibodies are in clinical development. MT103 (MEDI-538), the most advanced antibody in Micromet's product pipeline developed using the BiTE(R) antibody technology platform , is being developed in a phase 2 clinical trial for the treatment of patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, and in a phase 1 clinical trial for the treatment of patients with non- Hodgkin's lymphoma. BiTE antibodies represent a new class of antibodies that activate a patient's own cytotoxic T cells to eliminate cancer cells. Micromet is developing MT103 in collaboration with MedImmune, Inc., a subsidiary of AstraZeneca plc. The second clinical stage antibody is adecatumumab (MT201), a human monoclonal antibody targeting EpCAM expressing solid tumors. Adecatumumab is being developed by Micromet in collaboration with Merck Serono in a phase 1b clinical trial evaluating MT201 in combination with docetaxel for the treatment of patients with metastatic breast cancer. The third clinical stage antibody is MT293 (TRC093), a first-in-class humanized monoclonal antibody that inhibits angiogenesis and tumor cell growth by binding cleaved collagen. MT293 is licensed to TRACON Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and is being developed in a phase 1 clinical trial for the treatment of patients with cancer and age-related macular degeneration. In addition, Micromet has established a collaboration with Nycomed for the development and commercialization of MT203, Micromet's human antibody neutralizing the activity of GM-CSF, which has potential applications in the treatment of inflammatory diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis, as well as autoimmune diseases.


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