SAN DIEGO, March 18 OrexigenŽ Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: OREX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of obesity, today announced that the Company will be speaking at Barclays Capital 2010 Global Healthcare Conference.
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About Orexigen Therapeutics
Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of obesity. The Company's lead investigational product, ContraveŽ, 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.
Date: Wednesday, March 24, 2010 Time: 3:45 - 4:10 PM Eastern Location: Loews Miami Hotel, Florida Speaker: Graham Cooper, Chief Financial Officer
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