Navigation Links
Alexza Pharmaceuticals to Present at Jefferies 2010 Global Life Sciences Conference
Date:6/3/2010

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alexza Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALXA) announced today that company President and CEO Thomas B. King will present during the Jefferies 2010 Global Life Sciences Conference.  The Alexza presentation will be on Thursday, June 10, 2010 at 3:00 pm ET.  The presentation will be webcast from the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York, NY.

To access the presentation via the Web, please go to the Investor Relations tab at www.alexza.com or at http://www.wsw.com/webcast/jeff46/alxa/.  A replay of the webcast will be made available approximately 24 hours after the live presentation and the replay will be archived for 14 days.

About Alexza Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Alexza Pharmaceuticals is a pharmaceutical company focused on the research, development and commercialization of novel, proprietary products for the acute treatment of central nervous system conditions.  Alexza's technology, the Staccato® system, vaporizes unformulated drug to form a condensation aerosol that, when inhaled, allows for rapid systemic drug delivery through deep lung inhalation.  The drug is quickly absorbed through the lungs into the bloodstream, providing speed of therapeutic onset that is comparable to intravenous administration, but with greater ease, patient comfort and convenience.  

AZ-004 (Staccato loxapine) is Alexza's lead program, which is being developed for the rapid treatment of agitation in schizophrenic or bipolar disorder patients.  Alexza has completed and announced positive results from both of its AZ-004 Phase 3 clinical trials, submitted a New Drug Application  in December 2009, and has a Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA) goal date of October 11, 2010.  In February 2010, Alexza established a partnership with Biovail Laboratories International SRL, a subsidiary of Biovail Corporation, to develop and commercialize AZ-004 in the U.S. and Canada.    

Alexza has completed an end-of-Phase 2 meeting with the FDA for AZ-001 (Staccato prochlorperazine) and has completed two Phase 2 studies with AZ-104 (Staccato loxapine, low-dose). Both product candidates are being developed for the acute treatment of migraine headache.  

AZ-002 (Staccato alprazolam) has completed Phase 1 testing and one Phase 2a proof-of-concept clinical trial.  Product candidates that have completed Phase 1 testing are AZ-003 (Staccato fentanyl) for the treatment of breakthrough pain, and AZ-007 (Staccato zaleplon) for the treatment of insomnia.  More information, including this and past press releases from Alexza, is available online at www.alexza.com.

Safe Harbor Statement

The anticipated presentation will contain forward-looking statements that involve significant risks and uncertainties.  Any statement describing the Company's expectations or beliefs is a forward-looking statement, as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, and should be considered an at-risk statement.  Such statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties, particularly those inherent in the process of developing and commercializing drugs.  The Company's forward-looking statements also involve assumptions that, if they prove incorrect, would cause its results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.  These and other risks concerning Alexza's business are described in additional detail in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2009, and the Company's other Periodic and Current Reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.  Forward-looking statements contained in this announcement are made as of this date, and the Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Alexza Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Alexza Secures $25 Million Committed Equity Financing Facility With Azimuth Opportunity, Ltd.
2. Alexza Pharmaceuticals to Present at The Ninth Annual JMP Securities Research Conference
3. Alexza Executes $15 million Working Capital Loan with Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc.
4. Alexza Pharmaceuticals Files Shelf Registration Statement
5. Alexza to Announce 2010 First Quarter Financial Results on Monday, May 10, 2010
6. Alexza Reports 2009 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results and Provides General Corporate Update
7. Alexza Pharmaceuticals Promotes Mark K. Oki to Vice President, Finance and Controller
8. Alexza Pharmaceuticals to Host 2010 Investor/Analyst Day on Thursday, February 18, 2010
9. Alexza Announces AZ-004 (Staccato(R) Loxapine) PDUFA Goal Date of October 11, 2010
10. Alexza Announces Submission of AZ-004 (Staccato(R) Loxapine) NDA
11. Alexza Pharmaceuticals to Present at the 21st Annual Piper Jaffray Health Care Conference
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/30/2017)... -- Stock-Callers.com navigates the Medical Instruments and Supplies ... of non-electronic medical, surgical, dental, and veterinary instruments and apparatus. ... Dickinson and Co. (NYSE: BDX), Antares Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: ATRS), ... Download the free research reports on these stocks today: ... http://stock-callers.com/registration ...
(Date:3/30/2017)... 2017 The topical drug delivery market ... 2016, growing at a CAGR of 6.4% from 2016 to ... major end-user in market. While North America ... ... tables and 41 figures, 10 Company profiles spread across 144 ...
(Date:3/30/2017)... -- Lannett Company, Inc. (NYSE: LCI ) today ... payment against its existing revolving credit facility. ... million payment we made earlier this year in January, ... interest expense, at current rates" said Arthur Bedrosian ... solid and we continue to generate strong cash flows, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:3/29/2017)... , ... March 29, 2017 , ... In the United ... 300,000 people each year develop other types of metastatic brain tumors(3). Though most meningiomas ... brain(3). As efforts focus on finding more effective treatment options, the San Diego ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... ... March 30, 2017 , ... Youth Futures International (YFI) premiered ... feedback from high school and college students who have participated in the program every ... and YFI is now accepting applications for enrollment. Visit http://www.ghana.yfiexperience.org to ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... ... March 29, 2017 , ... ... or without a referral to new patients from Burnaby, BC. Patients in need ... full mouth reconstruction services, can see the esteemed team at Wall Centre Dental. ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... MINNETONKA, Minn. (PRWEB) , ... March 29, 2017 ... ... of medical office buildings (MOBs) and other outpatient facilities, and who are the ... look exclusively at those questions, Revista and Healthcare Real Estate Insights (HREI) found ...
(Date:3/29/2017)... Ca (PRWEB) , ... March 29, 2017 , ... ... process in many scientific laboratories. The assembly protocols involve many repetitive steps and ... suited for automation, which enables the high-throughput needed, and results in a lower ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):