HOPKINTON, Mass., May 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alseres Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALSE) today announced that the Company will participate in a panel entitled "Traumatic Brain and Spinal Cord Injury" at the Neurotech Industry Investing & Partnering Conference in Boston, MA, Thursday, May 8, 2008. The session will focus on emerging treatments of major traumatic injuries to the Central Nervous System (CNS). The event is the premier partnering and investing conference for the segment of the healthcare sector focused on neurological technologies.
Alseres Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALSE) is engaged in the development of therapeutic and diagnostic products primarily for disorders in the central nervous system (CNS). The Company maintains a world-class intellectual property position in the field of regenerative therapeutics. The Company's focus is reflected in several important initiatives. CETHRIN, a recombinant- protein-based drug designed to promote nerve repair after acute spinal cord injury, demonstrated positive interim results in a Phase I/IIa clinical trial. The Company's research and pre-clinical programs include, Inosine for the treatment of spinal cord injury and stroke, Oncomodulin for the treatment of ocular injury and disease and research programs directed at a number of regenerative therapies including bone repair. The Company has a robust molecular imaging development program targeting diagnosis of Parkinson's disease and potentially dementia and ADHD. The Company's lead molecular imaging product candidate is ALTROPANE which is in Phase III clinical trials for the diagnosis of Parkinsonian Syndromes including Parkinson's Disease. The Company has research collaborations with Harvard Medical School and Children's Hospital Boston.
Alseres is a trademark and CETHRIN and ALTROPANE are registered
trademarks of Alseres Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Contact: Sharon Correia -- 508-497-2360 ext 224 firstname.lastname@example.org or
Adam Friedman -- 212-981-2529 ext 18 email@example.com
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