BEIJING, March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (Nasdaq: SVA), a leading provider of vaccines in China, today announced that it will release its audited financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2010 before market on Thursday, March 31, 2011. The Company will host a conference call on Thursday, March 31, 2011 at 8:00 a.m. EDT (March 31, 2011 at 8:00 pm China Standard Time) to review the Company's financial results and provide an update on recent corporate developments.
To access the conference call, please dial 1-877-407-4018 (USA) or 1-201-689-8471 (international). A replay of the call will be available from 11:00 a.m. ET on March 31, 2011 to April 14, 2011 at midnight. To access the replay, please dial 1-877-870-5176 (USA) or 1-858-384-5517 (international) and reference the account number 3055 and the access code 369626.
A live audio webcast of the call will also be available from the Investors section on the corporate web site at www.sinovac.com. A webcast replay can be accessed on the corporate website beginning March 31, 2011 and the replay will remain available for 30 days.
Sinovac Biotech Ltd. is a China-based biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the research, development, manufacture and commercialization of vaccines that protect against human infectious diseases including hepatitis A, seasonal influenza, H5N1 (bird flu) pandemic influenza and H1N1 influenza. In 2009, Sinovac was the first company worldwide to receive approval for its H1N1 influenza vaccine, PANFLU.1, and has received orders from the Chinese Central Government pursuit to the government stockpiling program. The Company is developing a number of new vaccine products, including vaccines for pneumococcal conjugate, enterovirus 71 (EV71) (against Hand, Foot & Mouth Disease), Japanese Encephalitis, animal and human rabies, HIB and epidemic meningitis, chickenpox, mumps and rubella. Its wholly owned subsidiary, Tangshan Yian, is focusing on the research, development, manufacturing and commercialization of animal vaccines and has completed the field trials for an independently developed inactivated animal rabies vaccine, which is anticipated to be launched into market in 2011.
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For more information, please contact:
Helen Yang/Chris Lee
Sinovac Biotech Ltd.
Stephanie Carrington/Amy Glynn
The Ruth Group
The Ruth Group
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