BioSante Pharmaceuticals to Present at Deutsche Bank Health Care Conference
Lincolnshire, Illinois (May 1, 2008) – BioSante Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: BPAX) today announced that Stephen M. Simes, its president and CEO, will present a corporate update and overview at the Deutsche Bank 33rd Annual Healthcare Conference, at the InterContinental Hotel in Boston. Mr. Simes will present on Tuesday May 6, 2008 at 1:30 p.m. local time and discuss new primary research data indicating the potential size of the market for BioSante’s LibiGel® (testosterone gel) in the treatment of female sexual dysfunction.
The Deutsche Bank Conference will feature more than 100 pharmaceutical and biotech companies presenting to institutional investors, portfolio managers and analysts interested in these sectors.
A live audio webcast of BioSante’s presentation at the Deutsche Bank Conference may be accessed at http://www.biosantepharma.com/Webcasts.php and a replay will be available at the same link for 60 days.
About BioSante Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
BioSante is developing a pipeline of products to treat both men and women. These products are gel formulations for transdermal administration that deliver estradiol and testosterone. BioSante’s lead products include LibiGel® (transdermal testosterone gel) in Phase III clinical development by BioSante under a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) SPA (Special Protocol Assessment) for the treatment of female sexual dysfunction (FSD), and Elestrin™ (estradiol gel) developed through FDA approval by BioSante, indicated for the treatment of moderate-to-severe vasomotor symptoms associated with menopause, marketed in the U.S. by Nycomed US, BioSante’s licensee. Also in development are Bio-T-Gel™, a testosterone gel for male hypogonadism, and an oral contraceptive in Phase II clinical development using BioSante patented technology. The current market in the U.S. for estrogen and testosterone products is approximately $2.5 billion and for oral contraceptives approximately $3.0 billion. The company also is developing its calcium phosphate nanotechnology (CaP) for novel vaccines, drug delivery and aesthetic medicine (BioLook™). Additional information is available online at: biosantepharma.cdmail.biz.
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