Isis Pharmaceuticals to Present Company Overview

Jun 04, 2010, 07:00 ET from Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

CARLSBAD, Calif., June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISIS), the leader in antisense therapeutics, today announced that management will present a company overview at the:

  • Jefferies 2010 Global Life Sciences Conference on Tuesday, June 8, 2010 at 2:30 p.m. ET at The Grand Hyatt in New York
  • Morgan Joseph 2010 Best Ideas Conference on Wednesday, June 9, 2010 at 3:30 p.m. ET at Millennium Broadway Hotel in New York
  • Needham 9th Annual Healthcare Conference on Thursday, June 10, 2010 at 9:20 a.m. ET at the New York Palace Hotel

A live audio webcast of the presentations will be available on the "Investors & Media" section of the Company's Web site, www.isispharm.com.  A replay of the presentations will be available on the Isis Web site within 48 hours and will be archived for a limited time.

ABOUT ISIS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.

Isis is exploiting its expertise in RNA to discover and develop novel drugs for its product pipeline and for its partners.  The Company has successfully commercialized the world's first antisense drug and has 22 drugs in development.  Isis' drug development programs are focused on treating cardiovascular, metabolic, and severe neurodegenerative diseases and cancer.  Isis' partners are developing antisense drugs invented by Isis to treat a wide variety of diseases.  Isis and Alnylam Pharmaceuticals are joint owners of Regulus Therapeutics Inc., a company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of microRNA therapeutics.  Isis also has made significant innovations beyond human therapeutics resulting in products that other companies, including Abbott, are commercializing.  As an innovator in RNA-based drug discovery and development, Isis is the owner or exclusive licensee of over 1,600 issued patents worldwide.  Additional information about Isis is available at www.isispharm.com.

SOURCE Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.



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