NPS Pharmaceuticals to Host Conference Call to Discuss Data Reported at American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting

BEDMINSTER, N.J.--Oct. 31, 2011--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: NPSP) announced today that management will host a conference call at 2:15 PM ET today to discuss GATTEX® (teduglutide) data reported at the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting.

To participate in the conference call, dial (800) 901-5248 and use passcode 86632015. International callers may dial (617) 786-4512, using the same passcode. In addition, a live audio of the conference call will be available over the Internet. Interested parties can access the event through the investors’ calendar of events page on the NPS website, http://www.npsp.com/events.

If you are unable to participate in the live call, a replay will be available at (888) 286-8010, with passcode 95590086 until midnight ET, November 14, 2011. International callers may access the replay by dialing (617) 801-6888, using the same passcode. The webcast will also be available through the NPS website for the same period.

About NPS Pharmaceuticals

NPS Pharmaceuticals is an outsourcing-based development company focused on bringing biopharmaceuticals to patients with rare disorders and few, if any, therapeutic options. The company is advancing two Phase 3 registration programs, GATTEX® (teduglutide) in adult short bowel syndrome (SBS) and NPSP558 (parathyroid hormone 1-84 [rDNA origin] injection) in hypoparathyroidism. NPS’ earlier stage pipeline includes two calcilytic compounds, NPSP790 and NPSP795, with potential application in rare disorders involving increased calcium receptor activity, such as autosomal dominant hypocalcemia with hypercalciuria (ADHH). NPS complements its proprietary programs with a royalty-based portfolio of products and product candidates that includes agreements with Amgen, GlaxoSmithKline, Kyowa Hakko Kirin, Nycomed, and Ortho-McNeil Pharmaceutical.

Contacts
NPS Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Gail Brophy, 973-495-9317

 

Posted: October 2011

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