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NeurogesX CEO Anthony DiTonno to Retire by Year End
Date:4/29/2011

SAN MATEO, Calif., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NeurogesX, Inc. (Nasdaq: NGSX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing novel pain management therapies, today announced that long time CEO Anthony DiTonno will retire by December 31, 2011. The Board of Directors has initiated a formal executive search for a Chief Executive Officer.

Anthony DiTonno commented, "I have been CEO of NeurogesX for more than eight years and we have accomplished the objectives I established for myself when I joined the Company in March 2003. It has been my privilege to work with my colleagues at NeurogesX to take Qutenza through all phases of clinical development and regulatory approvals throughout the world resulting in the successful launch of Qutenza in the United States by our sales team and with our partner Astellas in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Our focus on finding a replacement will be to find someone with the appropriate commercial and business experience to take the Company to the next level. As we enter our second full year of commercialization, the timing is ideal for this transition to lead this great company into the future. Decisions like this are difficult and I cannot overstate my enthusiasm for Qutenza and NeurogesX going forward."

Jean-Jacques Bienaime commented, "The Board of Directors thanks Tony for his vision, leadership and tenacity during his tenure as CEO. We are pleased that he has agreed to continue to lead the Company up to the end of the year to assure a smooth transition of leadership."

Mr. Bienaime continued, "At the same time, we are excited to have Gary Lyons join our board. Gary has extensive biotech experience and demonstrated success in commercial, business development and financing, which I believe will benefit the Company greatly."

Gary A. Lyons served as a director of Neurocrine Biosciences since Febru
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