SAN DIEGO, Aug. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: OPTR) today announced that the Company will present at the below listed investor conferences in September. The presentations will include an overview of the Company and an update on recent business activities.
Live audio webcasts of the presentation may be made accessible on the Investors page of the Company's website at www.optimerpharma.com. Presentation replays are available at the same location for 90 days following the presentation.
About Optimer Pharmaceuticals
Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing innovative hospital specialty products that have a positive impact on society. Optimer developed DIFICID® (fidaxomicin) tablets, an FDA-approved macrolide antibacterial drug for the treatment of Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea (CDAD) in adults 18 years of age and older and is commercializing DIFICID in the US and Canada. Optimer also received marketing authorization for fidaxomicin tablets in the European Union where its partner, Astellas Pharma Europe, is commercializing fidaxomicin under the trade name DIFICLIR™. The company is exploring marketing authorization in other parts of the world where C. difficile has emerged as a serious health problem, including Asia. Additional information can be found at http://www.optimerpharma.com.
Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
David Walsey, VP of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications
Jason I. Spark, Senior Vice President
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