PharmAthene To Host First Quarter 2012 Conference Call And Webcast On Tuesday, May 8, 2012

May 02, 2012, 09:42 ET from PharmAthene, Inc.

ANNAPOLIS, Md., May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmAthene, Inc. (NYSE Amex: PIP), a biodefense company developing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical threats, today announced that its financial and operating results for the first quarter of 2012 will be released on Tuesday, May 8, 2012.

PharmAthene management will host a conference call to discuss the Company's first quarter 2012 financial results.  The call is scheduled to begin at 4:30 pm Eastern Time on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 and is expected to last approximately 30 minutes.

The dial-in number within the United States is 866-804-6928. The dial-in number for international callers is 857-350-1674. The participant passcode is 17854610.

A replay of the conference call will be available beginning at approximately 6:30 pm Eastern Time on May 8, 2012 until approximately 11:59 pm Eastern Time on June 8, 2012.  The dial-in number to access the reply from within the United States is 888-286-8010. For international callers, the dial-in number is 617-801-6888. The participant passcode is 65466037.

The conference call will also be webcast and can be accessed from the company's website at A link to the webcast may be found under the Investor Relations section of the website.

About PharmAthene, Inc.

PharmAthene was formed to meet the critical needs of the United States and its allies by developing and commercializing medical countermeasures against biological and chemical weapons. PharmAthene's lead product development programs include:

  • SparVax™ - a second generation recombinant protective antigen (rPA) anthrax vaccine
  • Valortim® - a fully human monoclonal antibody for the prevention and treatment of anthrax infection
  • Recombinant BChE- a novel bioscavenger for the prevention and treatment of morbidity and mortality associated with exposure to chemical nerve agents

In addition, pursuant to an opinion issued September 22, 2011 from the Delaware Court of Chancery, PharmAthene is entitled to 50% of the net profits over 10 years from all sales of SIGA Technologies' ST-246, a novel smallpox antiviral agent being developed by SIGA for the treatment and prevention of morbidity and mortality associated with exposure to the causative agent of smallpox, and related products, once SIGA receives the first $40 million in net profits from sales of ST-246.  For more information about PharmAthene, please visit

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