EAST NORRITON, Pa., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tengion, Inc. (Nasdaq: TNGN), a leader in regenerative medicine, today announced it will host a conference call and live audio webcast on Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 8:30 a.m. EDT to provide a business update and discuss its first quarter 2011 financial results.
To participate in the call, please dial 1-866-383-7989 (domestic) or 1-617-597-5328 (international) and reference access code 64874944.
This conference call will also be webcast live and can be accessed from the Investors section of the Company's website at http://www.tengion.com or at http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?p=irol-eventDetails&c=218965&eventID=4014467. The webcast will be archived on the website until June 12, 2011.
Tengion, a clinical-stage biotechnology company, has pioneered the Organ Regeneration Platform™ that enables the Company to create proprietary product candidates that are intended to harness the intrinsic regenerative pathways of the body to produce a range of native-like organs and tissues. Tengion's product candidates seek to eliminate the need to utilize other tissues of the body for a purpose to which they are poorly suited, procure donor organs or administer anti-rejection medications. An initial clinical trial is ongoing for the Company's lead product candidate, the Neo-Urinary Conduit™, an autologous implant that is intended to catalyze regeneration of native-like bladder tissue for bladder cancer patients requiring a urinary diversion following bladder removal. The Company's lead preclinical program is the Neo-Kidney Augment™, which is designed to delay or prevent the need for dialysis or transp
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