Navigation Links
Isis Pharmaceuticals to Present a General Corporate Update at Its 2010 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and Open House

CARLSBAD, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISIS), the leader in antisense therapeutics, today announced that management will present a general corporate update in conjunction with its 2010 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and Open House on June 2 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Pacific Time in Carlsbad, CA.  

The agenda for the meeting is as follows:

2:00 p.m.2:15 p.m. Annual Meeting of Stockholders (stockholders of record as of April 6, 2010 only)

2:15 p.m.2:45 p.m. Corporate Presentation – Stanley T. Crooke, Chairman and CEO, Isis

2:45 p.m.3:00 p.m. Mipomersen Commercialization Presentation – John Butler, Genzyme

The agenda for the scientific session is as follows:

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m. Mipomersen Lipid-Expert Panel Discussion

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m. Poster Presentation

The mipomersen panel will be comprised of three renowned physicians: Dr. William Cromwell, Dr. Willis Maddrey and Dr. Joseph Witztum and moderated by Dr. Bruce Turner, healthcare fund manager at Bank of America.  Questions for the panelists may be submitted through Isis' Company Web site,, in advance of the meeting.

A live audio webcast of the presentations will be available on the "Investors & Media" section of the Company's Web site,  A replay of the presentations will be available on the Isis Web site within 48 hours and will be archived for a limited time.


Isis is exploiting its expertise in RNA to discover and develop novel drugs for its product pipeline and for its partners.  The Company has successfully commercialized the world's first antisense drug and has 22 drugs in development.  Isis' drug development programs are focused on treating cardiovascular, metabolic, and severe neurodegenerative diseases and cancer.  Isis' partners are developing antisense drugs invented by Isis to treat a wide variety of diseases.  Isis and Alnylam Pharmaceuticals are joint owners of Regulus Therapeutics Inc., a company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of microRNA therapeutics.  Isis also has made significant innovations beyond human therapeutics resulting in products that other companies, including Abbott, are commercializing.  As an innovator in RNA-based drug discovery and development, Isis is the owner or exclusive licensee of over 1,600 issued patents worldwide.  Additional information about Isis is available at

SOURCE Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Alzheimers Drug Discovery Foundation Funds American Life Science Pharmaceuticals, Inc to Move Novel Therapeutic Towards Clinic
2. China Yongxin Pharmaceuticals Reports First Quarter 2010 Financial Results
3. Epix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces a Change in the May 28, 2010 Auction Sale of Epix Imaging Agents to June 22, 2010
4. Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Results of a Phase 3 Clinical Trial of Gadobutrol
5. Isis Pharmaceuticals to Present at the 2010 Citi Investment Research Global Health Care Conference
6. Onyx Pharmaceuticals Announces Carfilzomib Data Presentations at 46th American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting
7. Cumberland Pharmaceuticals to Present at Jefferies Global Life Sciences Conference in New York on June 8, 2010
8. Renhuang Pharmaceuticals Exhibits All-Natural Products at the 107th China Import and Export Fair
9. WellPoint Is First Health Benefits Company to Release CER Guidelines for Use in Evaluating Pharmaceuticals
10. Epix Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Additional Information Concerning the May 28, 2010 Auction Sale of EP-3600 MRI Imaging Agent
11. Isis Pharmaceuticals to Discuss Its Cancer Franchise in a Conference Call on Wednesday, May 19
Post Your Comments:
(Date:6/26/2016)... Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: JAZZ ) announced ... Act of 1976, as amended ("HSR"), with respect to ... CPXX ) expired effective June 24, 2016, ... previously announced on May 31, 2016, Jazz Pharmaceuticals and ... Jazz Pharmaceuticals has commenced a tender offer for all ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... June 24, 2016  Consumers have taken a ... have placed more emphasis on patient outcomes. ... programs in the pharmaceutical industry have evolved beyond ... pharmaceutical companies are focusing on becoming more patient-oriented ... products and services that improve health. ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Mass. , June 24, 2016   ... Spaulding Rehabilitation Network,s Dean Center for Tick ... Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, MIT Hacking Medicine, University ... for Innovation, today announced the five finalists of ... for Lyme disease.  More than 100 scientists, clinicians, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/25/2016)... , ... June 25, 2016 , ... Conventional wisdom preaches ... success. In terms of the latter, setting the bar too high can result in ... than just slow progress toward their goal. , Research from ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Those who have ... these feelings, many turn to unhealthy avenues, such as drug or alcohol abuse, as ... Michigan, has released tools for healthy coping following a traumatic event. , Trauma sufferers ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... was in a crisis. Her son James, eight, was out of control. Prone to extreme ... “When something upset him, he couldn’t control his emotions,” remembers Marcy. “If there was ... other children and say he was going to kill them. If we were driving ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, P.A. announced that ... chosen by their peers for this recognition are considered among the top 2 percent ... special honors as members of this year’s Legal Elite Hall of Fame: Miami ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... Comfort Keepers® ... American Cancer Society and the Road To Recovery® program to drive cancer patients to ... and other adults to ensure the highest quality of life and ongoing independence. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):