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Tengion Provides Business Update and Reports Third Quarter 2011 Financial Results
Date:11/14/2011

advancing our pipeline will enable us to continue to build value in these programs, while also structuring the Company to conserve cash as we continue to pursue strategic partnership and financing discussions.  A reduction in force is never an easy decision to make, especially as we have such an excellent team here at Tengion.  We want to express our sincere appreciation and gratitude to Sunita Sheth and Mark Stejbach, who have contributed so much to Tengion, as well as to the other employees affected by this restructuring. We wish all of them well in their future endeavors."

The Company has offered severance benefits to the terminated employees, and anticipates recording a total charge for personnel-related termination costs of approximately $1.7 million, most of which is anticipated to be recorded in the fourth quarter of 2011.  The Company expects to complete payment of these severance benefits by September 2012.  In addition, as a result of the restructuring, the Company expects to record, during the fourth quarter of 2011, a non-cash property and equipment impairment charge, as well as a non-cash charge related to excess leased space in Pennsylvania.  The Company is unable to estimate the amount of these charges at this time.

Neo-Urinary Conduit™ Bladder Cancer Trial - Clinical UpdateTengion is currently conducting an initial clinical trial of its lead product candidate, the Neo-Urinary Conduit, for use in bladder cancer patients requiring a urinary diversion following bladder removal (cystectomy). The Neo-Urinary Conduit is a combination of a patient's own cells and bioabsorbable scaffold that is intended to catalyze regeneration of a native bladder tissue conduit, passively transporting urine from the ureters through a stoma, or hole in the abdomen, into a standard ostomy bag. Patients requiring some form of urinary diversion with today's standard of care, the use of a segment of bowel tissue to construct a cond
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