MGI PHARMA 2001 First Quarter Financial Results Conference Call to be Webcast On April 18, 2001

Apr 11, 2001, 01:00 ET from MGI PHARMA, INC.

    MINNEAPOLIS, April 11 /PRNewswire/ --
     MGI PHARMA, INC., (Nasdaq: MOGN) will broadcast its 2001 first quarter
 results in a conference call with analysts and institutional investors live
 over the Internet on Wednesday, April 18, 2001 at 12:00 noon Central Time.
 Chuck Blitzer, president and CEO of MGI, along with other members of the
 Company's executive management team, will host the conference call to review
 first quarter 2001 financial results, answer questions from analysts and
 investors, and provide commentary on MGI PHARMA's product portfolio and
 business outlook.  All interested parties are welcome to listen to this audio
 webcast.  MGI will issue its 2001 first quarter results news release before
 the market opens on Wednesday, April 18, 2001.
 
     What:   MGI PHARMA's Q1 Financial Results Conference Call
 
     When:   Wednesday, April 18, 2001 at 12:00 Noon Central Time
 
     Where:  http://www.mgipharma.com
 
     How:    Live over the Internet -- simply log on to the Company's web site
             at the address listed above and go to the corporate information
             section.  In addition to the live webcast, the conference will be
             archived on the Company's web site.
 
     MGI PHARMA, INC. is an oncology-focused pharmaceutical company that
 acquires, develops and commercializes proprietary products that meet patient
 needs and build shareholder value.  MGI focuses its sales efforts solely in
 the United States and collaborates with other pharmaceutical or biotechnology
 companies for its products in international markets.  For more information
 about MGI, please visit the Company's web site at http://www.mgipharma.com
 
 

SOURCE MGI PHARMA, INC.
    MINNEAPOLIS, April 11 /PRNewswire/ --
     MGI PHARMA, INC., (Nasdaq: MOGN) will broadcast its 2001 first quarter
 results in a conference call with analysts and institutional investors live
 over the Internet on Wednesday, April 18, 2001 at 12:00 noon Central Time.
 Chuck Blitzer, president and CEO of MGI, along with other members of the
 Company's executive management team, will host the conference call to review
 first quarter 2001 financial results, answer questions from analysts and
 investors, and provide commentary on MGI PHARMA's product portfolio and
 business outlook.  All interested parties are welcome to listen to this audio
 webcast.  MGI will issue its 2001 first quarter results news release before
 the market opens on Wednesday, April 18, 2001.
 
     What:   MGI PHARMA's Q1 Financial Results Conference Call
 
     When:   Wednesday, April 18, 2001 at 12:00 Noon Central Time
 
     Where:  http://www.mgipharma.com
 
     How:    Live over the Internet -- simply log on to the Company's web site
             at the address listed above and go to the corporate information
             section.  In addition to the live webcast, the conference will be
             archived on the Company's web site.
 
     MGI PHARMA, INC. is an oncology-focused pharmaceutical company that
 acquires, develops and commercializes proprietary products that meet patient
 needs and build shareholder value.  MGI focuses its sales efforts solely in
 the United States and collaborates with other pharmaceutical or biotechnology
 companies for its products in international markets.  For more information
 about MGI, please visit the Company's web site at http://www.mgipharma.com
 
 SOURCE  MGI PHARMA, INC.