EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J., Oct. 28 Savient Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: SVNT) announced today that the company will release financial results for the third quarter 2009 following the close of the market on Wednesday, November 4, 2009.
Paul Hamelin, President and David Gionco, Group Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will host an investment community conference call beginning at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on November 5, 2009 to discuss these results and to answer questions.
To participate by telephone, please dial 888-397-5354 from the U.S. or 719-457-2615 for international callers. The conference identification number is 6621643. The live and archived webcast can be accessed on the investor relations section of the Savient Web site at www.savient.com. Please log on to Savient's Web site 15 minutes prior to the start of the call to ensure adequate time for any downloads that may be necessary.
A telephone replay will be available from 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time on November 5, 2009 through 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on November 19, 2009 by dialing (888) 203-1112 (domestic) or (719) 457-0820 (international) and entering conference ID number 6621643.
About Savient Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Savient Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a specialty biopharmaceutical company focused on developing KRYSTEXXA(TM) (pegloticase) for the treatment of chronic gout in patients refractory to conventional therapy. Savient has exclusively licensed worldwide rights to the technology related to KRYSTEXXA, formerly referred to as Puricase(R), from Duke University and Mountain View Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Savient also manufactures and supplies Oxandrin(R) (oxandrolone tablets, USP) CIII in the U.S. Puricase is a registered trademark of Mountain View Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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