SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nile Therapeutics, Inc., (Nasdaq: NLTX), today announced that Peter Strumph, Chief Executive Officer of Nile, will present at the NewsMakers in the Biotech Industry conference on Thursday, September 4, at 1:30 p.m. EDT at the Millennium Broadway Hotel in New York City. Mr. Strumph will provide a company overview and update on the status of Nile's current clinical development programs.
The presentation will be webcast live and can be accessed by visiting the Investor Relations section of Nile's website at http://www.nilethera.com. The webcast will be archived for 90 days.
About Nile Therapeutics
Nile Therapeutics, Inc. is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company
that develops innovative products for the treatment of cardiovascular
disease and other areas of unmet medical need. Nile is initially focusing
its efforts on developing its lead compound, CD-NP, a novel rationally
designed chimeric peptide in clinical studies for the treatment of heart
failure; 2NTX-99, a small molecule, pre-clinical, anti-atherothrombotic
agent with nitric oxide donating properties; and CU-NP, a novel rationally
designed natriuretic peptide. A key component of the company's strategy is
to acquire the global rights to additional compounds to expand its
portfolio. More information on Nile can be found at
Chief Financial Officer
Nile Therapeutics, Inc.
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 that involve substantial risks and uncertainties. All statements, other than statements of historical facts, included in this press release regarding our strategy, future operations, outlook, milestones, the success of Nile's product development, future financial position, future financial results, plans and objectives of management are forward-looking statements. We may not actually achieve these plans, intentions or expectations and Nile cautions investors not to place undue reliance on our forward-looking statements. Actual results or events could differ materially from the plans, intentions and expectations disclosed in the forward-looking statements we make. Various important factors that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from the forward-looking statements that we make are described in greater detail in the reports we file with Securities and Exchange Commission, including the "Risk Factors" section in Item 1 of the Form 10-KSB we filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 27, 2008. Nile is providing this information as of the date of this press release and does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statements as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
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