Navigation Links
Optimer Pharmaceuticals to Present at September 2010 Investor Conferences
Date:9/1/2010

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTR) today announced that the Company will present at the following investor conferences:

  • Robert W. Baird 2010 Health Care Conference on Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time at The St. Regis Hotel in New York City.
  • UBS Global Life Sciences Conference 2010 on Tuesday, September 21, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time at the Grand Hyatt New York in New York City.
  • 5th Annual JMP Securities Healthcare Conference on Monday, September 27, 2010 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time at The New York Palace in New York City.

  • (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090413/LA97352LOGO)

    (Logo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090413/LA97352LOGO)

    Live audio webcasts of these presentations will be accessible on the Company's website at www.optimerpharma.com, under the investors section.  Replays of these presentations will be available at the same location for 30 days after the presentations.

    About Optimer PharmaceuticalsOptimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing hospital specialty products to treat serious infections and address unmet medical needs. Optimer has two late-stage anti-infective product candidates under development. Fidaxomicin is a narrow spectrum antibiotic being developed for the treatment of Clostridium difficile infection (CDI).  In two Phase 3 trials completed by Optimer to study the safety and efficacy of fidaxomicin for the treatment of CDI, fidaxomicin was statistically superior to vancomycin in global cure rate (defined as cure with no recurrence within four weeks of completing therapy) and reduced recurrences of CDI by up to 50% when compared with vancomycin, the only FDA approved product for CDI. Pruvel™ is a prodrug in the fluoroquinolone class of antibiotics being developed as a treatment for infectious diarrhea.  Optimer has also successfully completed two Phase 3 trials with Pruvel.  Additional information can be found at http://www.optimerpharma.com.ContactsOptimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc.Christina Donaghy, Corporate Communications ManagerJohn D. Prunty, Chief Financial Officer & VP Finance858-909-0736Canale Communications, Inc.Jason I. Spark, Senior Vice President619-849-6005
    '/>"/>

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

    Related medicine technology :

    1. Optimer Pharmaceuticals Receives Production Patent for Lead Product Candidate Fidaxomicin
    2. Optimer Pharmaceuticals Presents Results From Fidaxomicin Phase 3 Study for the Treatment of Clostridium difficile Infection
    3. Data From Optimers Second Phase 3 Study of Prulifloxacin Presented at Annual Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC)
    4. Optimer Announces Presentation of Additional Data From Fidaxomicin Phase 3 Study for the Treatment of Clostridium Difficile Infection (CDI)
    5. Optimer Pharmaceuticals to Present at the 21st Annual Piper Jaffray Health Care Conference
    6. Optimer Pharmaceuticals to Present at the 28th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference
    7. Optimer Pharmaceuticals Fidaxomicin Marketing Authorization Application Accepted for Review by European Medicines Agency
    8. Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Receives Clearance to Resume Clinical Trials for XIAFLEX(TM)
    9. Vion Pharmaceuticals Completes Accrual of 85 Patients to its Pivotal Phase II Trial of Cloretazine(R) (VNP40101M) in Elderly AML
    10. Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Announce Receipt of an FDA Action Letter for Bifeprunox, an Investigational Treatment for Schizophrenia
    11. Callisto Pharmaceuticals Opens Additional Sites for Phase II Clinical Trial of Atiprimod in Advanced Carcinoid Cancer Patients
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    (Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016 ... of the "Structural Electronics 2015-2025: Applications, Technologies, ... In-Mold Electronics, Smart Skin, ... Photovoltaics Structural electronics involves electronic ... load-bearing, protective structures, replacing dumb structures such as ...
    (Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016  American Respiratory Labs (ARL), a ... now able to perform sophisticated lung assessments in patients, homes, thanks ... Inc. Patients are no longer limited to having ... PRO ® , ARL patients like Jeanne R. of ... the comfort of her own home. ...
    (Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016   Pulmatrix, Inc ., ... developing innovative inhaled drugs, announced today that it was ... Investments reconstituted its comprehensive set of U.S. and ... "This is an important milestone for Pulmatrix," said Chief ... shareholder awareness of our progress in developing drugs for ...
    Breaking Medicine Technology:
    (Date:6/24/2016)... ... 24, 2016 , ... Marcy was in a crisis. Her son James, eight, was out of ... verbally and physically. , “When something upset him, he couldn’t control his emotions,” remembers Marcy. ... throw rocks at my other children and say he was going to kill them. ...
    (Date:6/24/2016)... ... , ... Comfort Keepers® of San Diego, CA is excited to announce they ... to drive cancer patients to and from their cancer treatments. Comfort Keepers provides ... life and ongoing independence. Getting to and from medical treatments is one of ...
    (Date:6/24/2016)... NY (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... Haute Living, is proud to recognize Dr. Barry M. Weintraub as a prominent ... “the most beautiful women in the world, and the most handsome men, look ...
    (Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... Venture Construction Group (VCG) sponsors Luke’s Wings 5th ... Woodmont Country Club at 1201 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland, 20852. The event raised ... have been wounded in battle and their families. Venture Construction Group is a 2016 ...
    (Date:6/24/2016)... ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... skills and infrastructure. Most providers, however, are unsure how to move forward, given ... to define a path forward tailored to an organization’s specific needs. , ...
    Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):