SOMERSET, N.J., Sept. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alfacell Corporation (Nasdaq: ACEL) today announced that Lawrence A. Kenyon, executive vice president, chief financial officer and corporate secretary, will present an overview of the company's product development programs at 8:30 a.m. EDT on Sept. 26, 2007, at the UBS Global Life Sciences Conference at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York City.
The live Webcast of the presentation will be available on Alfacell's Web site at http://www.alfacell.com. A replay of the Webcast will be available online for 30 days.
About Alfacell Corporation
Alfacell Corporation is the first company to advance a biopharmaceutical product candidate that works in a manner similar to RNA interference (RNAi) through late-stage clinical trials. The product candidate, ONCONASE(R), is an RNase that overcomes the challenges of targeting RNA for therapeutic purposes while enabling the development of a new class of targeted therapies for cancer and other life-threatening diseases. In addition to an ongoing Phase IIIb study in malignant mesothelioma, Alfacell is conducting a Phase I/II trial of ONCONASE in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and other solid tumors. For more information, visit http://www.alfacell.com.
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