Orexigen Therapeutics to Host Conference Call and Webcast on Monday, October 22, 2012 to Provide a Company and Light Study Update

Oct 19, 2012, 16:01 ET from Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc.

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Orexigen® Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: OREX) today announced that it will host a conference call and webcast Monday, October 22, 2012, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time to provide a Company and Light Study update.

To listen to the conference call, please dial:


866-700-6293 from the United States and Canada or


617-213-8835 (International).

The access code for the call is 36479938.

A playback of the call will be available beginning Monday at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time through November 5, 2012, and may be accessed by dialing:


888-286-8010 from the United States and Canada or


617-801-6888 (International)

The reservation number for the replay is 31255609.

Additionally, you may access the live and subsequently archived webcast of the conference call from the Investor Relations section of the Company's website at www.orexigen.com.

McDavid Stilwell Vice President, Corporate Communications & Business Development 858-875-8600

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