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Nile Therapeutics Announces Upcoming Data Presentation at the American College of Cardiology Annual Scientific Meeting

SAN MATEO, Calif., March 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Nile Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: NLTX), a biopharmaceutical company that develops novel therapeutics for heart failure patients, today announced the schedule of its upcoming presentation of clinical data at the American College of Cardiology (ACC) 61th Scientific Session, March 24-26th. Location: McCormick Place South, Hall A Date: Monday, March 26, 2012 Time: 10:00 AM -12:00 PM (CT) Poster Presentation: Board #628  Presenter: Hsiao D. Lieu, MD, FACC Title: "Initial Experience with Subcutaneous Infusion of Cenderitide in Patients with Chronic Heart Failure"About Heart FailureHeart failure is the fastest-growing clinical cardiac disease in the U.S. according to the American Heart Association, affecting over 5 million Americans. Over 1 million patients in the U.S. each year are hospitalized with ADHF, an acute exacerbation of heart failure. ADHF is the is the most frequent cause of hospital admission in the U.S. for patients older than 65 years, generating annual inpatient costs of more than $35 billion. Within 90 days following admission for ADHF, approximately 40% of patients return to the hospital. Nile believes that a decrease in the ADHF re-hospitalization rate, which is the clinical target of the cenderitide development program, could both improve the quality of life for patients and decrease the annual inpatient cost of heart failure.

About Nile TherapeuticsNile Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company that develops innovative products for the treatment of cardiovascular disease and other areas of unmet medical needs. Nile is focusing its efforts on developing its lead compound, cenderitide, a novel rationally designed chimeric peptide in clinical studies for the treatment of heart failure. The cenderitide program was granted Fast Track status by the United States Food and Drug Administration. More information on Nile can be found at


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