SAN MATEO, Calif., Feb. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NeurogesX, Inc.
(Nasdaq: NGSX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and
commercializing novel pain management therapies, announced today that
Anthony DiTonno, Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present to a
panel focused on pain management at Susquehanna Financial Group's 2nd
Annual SIGnificant Investment Options in Healthcare Conference. Mr. DiTonno
is scheduled to present on Tuesday, March 4, 2008 in New York City.
Event: SIGnificant Investment Options in Healthcare Conference
Date: Tuesday, March 4, 2008
Time: 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Place: The W Hotel
541 Lexington Avenue at 49th Street
New York City, NY
An audio Web cast of the Company's presentations will be available by accessing the investor relations section of NeurogesX' Web site at http://www.neurogesx.com. A replay of the presentation will be available for 15 days.
About NeurogesX, Inc.
NeurogesX (Nasdaq: NGSX) is a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing novel pain management therapies. Its initial focus is on chronic peripheral neuropathic pain, including postherpetic neuralgia (PHN), painful HIV-distal sensory polyneuropathy (HIV-DSP) and painful diabetic neuropathy. NeurogesX' late stage product portfolio is led by its product candidate NGX-4010, a dermal patch designed to manage pain associated with peripheral neuropathic pain conditions, that the company believes offers significant advantages over other pain therapies.
Safe Harbor Statement
This press release contains forward-looking statements for purposes of
the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 (the "Act"). NeurogesX
disclaims any intent or obligation to update these forward-looking
statements, and claims the protection of the Safe Harbor for
forward-looking statements contained in the Act. Examples of such
statements include, but are not limited to, statements concerning future
presentations by NeurogesX and the expected benefits of NeurogesX'
potential products, including its lead product candidate NGX-4010. Such
statements are based on management's current expectations, but actual
results may differ materially due to various risks and uncertainties,
including, but not limited to, past results of clinical trials may not be
indicative of future clinical trials results; NeurogesX' product candidate
may have unexpected adverse side effects or inadequate therapeutic
efficacy; positive results in clinical trials may not be sufficient to
obtain FDA or European regulatory approval; physician or patient reluctance
to use NGX-4010, if approved, or the inability of physicians to obtain
sufficient reimbursement for such procedures; potential alternative
therapies; maintaining adequate patent or trade secret protection without
violating the intellectual property rights of others; and other
difficulties or delays in clinical development, obtaining regulatory
approval, market acceptance and commercialization of NGX-4010 and the
advantages of NGX-4010 over other pain therapies. For further information
regarding these and other risks related to NeurogesX' business, investors
should consult NeurogesX' filings with the Securities and Exchange
NeurogesX The Ruth Group
Anthony DiTonno Investors / Media
(650) 358-3330 Stephanie Carrington / Jason Rando
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