The presentation will be webcast live and can be accessed on the EPIX website, www.epixpharma.com, in the investor relations section. A replay will be available approximately twenty-four hours after the presentation and will be archived on the company's website for two weeks.
EPIX Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel pharmaceutical products through the use of proprietary technology to better diagnose, treat and manage patients. The company has five internally-discovered therapeutic and imaging drug candidates currently in development for conditions such as depression, Alzheimer's disease, cardiovascular disease and obesity. These drug candidates include PRX-08066 in Phase 2 clinical development for pulmonary hypertension associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, PRX-03140 which is in a Phase 2a clinical trial in Alzheimer's disease, PRX-00023 which is in a Phase 2b clinical trial in major depressive disorder, and PRX-07034, which recently completed a Phase 1b trial and is in clinical development for the treatment of obesity and cognitive impairment. The company also has a blood-pool imaging agent (Vasovist(TM)) approved in 32 countries and marketed in Europe. EPIX also has collaborations with leading organizations, including GlaxoSmithKline, Amgen, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics, and Bayer Schering Pharma AG, Germany. For more information, please visit the company's website at www.epixpharma.com.
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Kim C. Drapkin, 781-761-7602
Chief Financial Officer
Stacey Fisher, 305-335-9577