LA JOLLA, Calif., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- TorreyPines Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: TPTX) announced today that it has cancelled its Special Meeting of Stockholders, scheduled for today at 9:00 a.m., local time. The purpose of the meeting was for stockholder to vote upon a proposal to approve the liquidation and dissolution of TPTX. Given the recent entry in an Agreement and Plan of Merger by and between TPTX and Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp., TPTX's Board approved cancelling the meeting in order to focus on completing the merger transaction.
In connection with the proposed merger described above, TorreyPines will file a registration statement on Form S-4 that contains a joint proxy statement/prospectus with the SEC. Investors and security holders of Raptor and TorreyPines are urged to read the joint proxy statement/prospectus to be included in a registration statement filed on Form S-4 (including any amendments or supplements thereto) regarding the merger when it becomes available because it will contain important information about Raptor and TorreyPines. Raptor's and TorreyPines' stockholders will be able to obtain a copy of the joint proxy statement/prospectus, as well as other filings containing information about Raptor and TorreyPines, without charge, at the SEC's Internet website (www.sec.gov). Copies of the joint proxy statement/prospectus and Raptor's and TorreyPines' filings with the SEC can also be obtained, without charge, by directing a request to Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp., 9 Commercial Blvd., Suite 200, Novato, CA 94949, Attention: Christopher M. Starr, Ph.D., CEO, Fax No. 415-382-1458 or at the email address: email@example.com, with respect to Raptor, and by directing a request to TorreyPines Therapeutics, Inc., 11085 North Torrey Pines Road., Suite 300,
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