SAN DIEGO, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Orexigen(R) Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: OREX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of obesity, today announced that the Company will be speaking at the 29th Annual Canaccord Adams Global Growth Conference. The details are as follows:
Date: Thursday, August 13, 2009 Time: 10:00 a.m. Eastern Location: InterContinental Boston, London Room Speaker: Michael Narachi, Chief Executive Officer
About Orexigen Therapeutics
Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of pharmaceutical product candidates for the treatment of obesity. The Company's lead combination product candidates targeted for obesity are Contrave(R), which completed Phase 3 clinical trials and is on track for a regulatory submission with the FDA in the first half of 2010, and Empatic(TM) which is in the later stages of Phase 2 clinical development. Each product candidate is designed to act on a specific group of neurons in the central nervous system with the goal of achieving appetite suppression and sustained weight loss. Further information about the Company can be found at www.orexigen.com.
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