Navigation Links
Ardea Biosciences Announces Upcoming Corporate Meetings
Date:5/14/2008

- Ardea to Present at the Seventh Annual JMP Securities Research Conference

on May 21 -

- Annual Shareholder Meeting on May 22 -

SAN DIEGO, May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ardea Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: RDEA) today announced that the Company will present at the JMP Securities Seventh Annual Research Conference. Additionally, Ardea will be hosting a live webcast and conference call of their Annual Shareholder Meeting.

JMP Securities Conference

Presenter: Christopher W. Krueger, Senior Vice President and Chief

Business Officer

Date: Wednesday, May 21, 2008

Time: 11:30 a.m. Pacific Time

Location: The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco

Webcast: http://www.wsw.com/webcast/jmp6/rdea/

Annual Shareholder Meeting

Ardea Biosciences' Annual Shareholder Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, May 22, at 9:30 a.m. Pacific Time and will be webcast. To participate by telephone, please dial 877-440-5804 from the U.S. and Canada or +1- 719-325-4854 for international callers. In addition, the live conference call is being webcast and can be accessed on the "News & Events" page of the Company's website at http://www.ardeabio.com. A replay will also be available on Ardea's website for 14 days and by telephone through May 31, 2008. In the U.S. and Canada, please dial 888-203-1112 or +1- 719-457-0820 for international callers. For telephonic replay, please enter passcode 9342491 when prompted.

About Ardea Biosciences

Ardea Biosciences, Inc. of San Diego, California, is a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of small-molecule therapeutics for the treatment of HIV, cancer and inflammatory diseases, including gout. We have four drug candidates in clinical trials and several others in preclinical development and discovery. Our most advanced drug candidate is RDEA806, a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI), which is in a Phase 2a study for the treatment of HIV. We have evaluated our second generation NNRTI, RDEA427, for the treatment of HIV in a human micro-dose pharmacokinetic study and have selected it as a development candidate. We are also investigating RDEA806 for the treatment of gout. We are evaluating our lead MEK inhibitor, RDEA119, in a Phase 1 study in advanced cancer patients, as well as in a Phase 1 study in normal healthy volunteers for the treatment of inflammatory diseases. We have evaluated our second generation MEK inhibitor, RDEA436, for the treatment of cancer and inflammatory diseases in a human micro-dose pharmacokinetic study, and have selected it as a development candidate. In addition to the foregoing clinical programs, we are investigating other drug candidates in earlier stages of preclinical development and discovery.

Statements contained in this press release regarding matters that are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Because such statements are subject to risks and uncertainties, actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Such statements include, but are not limited to, statements regarding: sufficiency of cash resources and our goals, including the expected properties and benefits of RDEA806, RDEA427, RDEA119, RDEA436 and our other compounds and the results of preclinical, clinical and other studies. Risks that contribute to the uncertain nature of the forward-looking statements include: risks related to the outcome of preclinical and clinical studies, risks related to regulatory approvals, delays in commencement of preclinical and clinical studies, and costs associated with internal development and business development activities. These and other risks and uncertainties are described more fully in our most recently filed SEC documents, including our Annual Report on Form 10-K and our Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q, under the headings "Risk Factors." All forward-looking statements contained in this press release speak only as of the date on which they were made. We undertake no obligation to update such statements to reflect events that occur or circumstances that exist after the date on which they were made.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Ardea Biosciences, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Ardea Biosciences Reports Progress of Clinical Development Programs; Provides 2008 Outlook; Announces 2007 Financial Results and Provides 2008 Financial Guidance
2. Ardea Biosciences Lead NNRTI for HIV, RDEA806, to Enter Phase 2a Proof-of- Concept Clinical Trial
3. Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Reports 2007 Financial Results and Provides Business Update
4. Pressure BioSciences, Inc. Announces Move to New Corporate Offices
5. Numira Biosciences Names New Board Member
6. DARA BioSciences, Inc. Announces Appointment of Dr. David J. Drutz to Board
7. DARA BioSciences, Inc. and Point Therapeutics, Inc. Announce Consummation of Merger
8. Summary Notice of Proposed Settlement and Settlement Hearing in Re Martek Biosciences Corp., Securities Litigation
9. Sangamo BioSciences Provides Update on Companys Accomplishments in 2007 and 2008 Objectives
10. Regado Biosciences to Present at 19th Annual Piper Jaffray Health Care Conference
11. Schering-Plough Receives Clearance From U.S. Federal Trade Commission for Planned Acquisition of Organon Biosciences N.V.
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/18/2017)... , ... January 18, 2017 , ... ... announce that their Vice President of Franchise Development, Paula Turner Pizarro, was recently ... business program, which features the insights of top business leaders from across the ...
(Date:1/18/2017)... ... January 18, 2017 , ... ... solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products, today announced that Mr. Michael ... the upcoming WCBP Conference, to be held at the Mayflower Hotel, Washington DC, ...
(Date:1/18/2017)... ... ... Floundering on New Year’s resolutions? Need an excuse to get back on ... U.S. Apple Association agrees and recommends starting each day with apples, a habit ... disease. , The U.S. Apple Association – which represents apple growers and producers nationwide ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... ... ... For breast cancer clinicians and researchers who were unable to attend the ... review and analysis of its highlights, a novel half-day, complimentary meeting—the 14th Annual Best ... February 4, 2017 in Chicago. Chaired by Kathy S. Albain, MD, FACP, FASCO from ...
(Date:1/17/2017)... ... January 17, 2017 , ... Etymotic Research will demonstrate ... Music Merchants (NAMM) winter trade show, Booth #2876, at the Anaheim Convention Center ... been the gold standard for high-definition, in-ear earphones. This classic earphone has been ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/18/2017)... SAN DIEGO , Jan. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... and innovative products to treat a variety of ... its lead compound DMT210, in a Phase 2 ... specifically developed to downregulate the proinflammatory cytokines in ... seen in acne rosacea. This ...
(Date:1/18/2017)... January 18, 2017 The report " Automated Breast Ultrasound ... Volume Scanner), By End User (Hospitals, Diagnostic Imaging Centers), Industry Analysis Report, Regional ... Argentina , Germany , UK, France ... Russia , China , Japan ... Thailand , Saudi Arabia , UAE, South ...
(Date:1/18/2017)... , Jan. 18, 2017  Tarix Orphan LLC ... has granted a Rare Pediatric Disease (RPD) designation for ... Recessive Dystrophic Epidermolysis Bullosa (RDEB), a rare genetic skin ... and treatment is limited to supportive care. ... Orphan Drug Designation previously granted by the FDA in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: