JERUSALEM, February 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Oramed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB: ORMP.OB) ( http://www.oramed.com), a developer of alternative drug delivery systems, announced today that its Director of Medical Affairs, Roy Eldor, M.D., was chosen to lecture at the Fourth International Conference on Advanced Technologies and Treatments for Diabetes (ATTD) to take place in London, England on February 16-18, 2011.
The presentation will be held on February 18, 2011 at 3:30 PM in Hall C at the Hilton London Metropole. The presentation will be based on the following abstract: "Continuous monitoring of patients with uncontrolled Type I Diabetes demonstrated blood glucose reduction upon preprandial administration of ORMD-0801 insulin capsules."
For more information please visit the conference website at: http://www2.kenes.com/attd/info/Pages/GeneralInformation.aspx
About Oramed Pharmaceuticals
Oramed Pharmaceuticals is a technology pioneer in the field of oral delivery solutions for drugs and vaccines presently delivered via injection. Oramed is seeking to revolutionize the treatment of diabetes through its patented flagship product, an orally ingestible insulin capsule currently in phase 2 clinical trials. Established in 2006, Oramed's technology is based on over 25 years of research by top research scientists at Jerusalem's Hadassah Medical Center. Oramed's corporate and R&D headquarters are based in Jerusalem.
For more information, please visit http://www.oramed.com.
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