SAN DIEGO, March 4 Orexigen® Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: OREX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of obesity, will announce its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2009 financial results on Tuesday, March 9, 2010 before the markets open. The announcement will be followed by a live webcast and conference call at 8:00 a.m. Eastern time.
Orexigen management will host the call and webcast to discuss financial results and recent business highlights. The live call may be accessed by phone by calling (866) 730-5769 (domestic) or (857) 350-1593 (international), participant code 19470590. The webcast can be accessed live on the investor relations section of the Orexigen web site at www.orexigen.com and will be archived for 14 days following the call.
About Orexigen Therapeutics
Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of obesity. The Company's lead investigational product, Contrave®, has completed Phase 3 clinical trials. The Company's second product, Empatic(TM), has completed Phase 2 clinical development. Each product candidate is designed to act on a specific group of neurons in the central nervous system with the goal of achieving appetite suppression and sustained weight loss, through combination therapeutic approaches. Further information about the Company can be found at http://www.Orexigen.com.
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