EMERYVILLE, Calif., March 1 Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ONXX) today announced that it will present at the Cowen and Company 30th Annual Health Care Conference on Monday, March 8, 2010 at 1:45 p.m. Eastern Time (10:45 a.m. Pacific Time). Interested parties may access a live webcast of the presentation on our website at:
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About Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Onyx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company committed to improving the lives of people with cancer. The company, in collaboration with Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc., is developing and marketing NexavarŽ (sorafenib) tablets, a small molecule drug that is currently approved for the treatment of liver cancer and advanced kidney cancer. Additionally, Nexavar is being investigated in several ongoing trials in a variety of tumor types. Beyond Nexavar, Onyx has established a development pipeline of anticancer compounds at various stages of clinical testing, including carfilzomib, a next-generation proteasome inhibitor, that is currently being evaluated in multiple clinical trials for the treatment of patients with relapsed or relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma and solid tumors, and ONX 0801, a targeted alpha-folate inhibitor, currently in Phase 1 testing. For more information about Onyx, visit the company's website at www.onyx-pharm.com.
NexavarŽ (sorafenib) tablets is a registered trademark of Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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