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BioSante Pharmaceuticals to Present Today at C.E. Unterberg, Towbin Emerging Growth Life Sciences Conference

LINCOLNSHIRE, Illinois (October 25, 2005) – BioSante Pharmaceuticals (AMEX: BPA) today announced that the Company will participate in the C.E. Unterberg, Towbin Emerging Growth Life Sciences Conference, being held October 25-26 at The Palace Hotel in New York City. Stephen M. Simes, president and chief executive officer of BioSante, will present a corporate overview today at 3:20 p.m. EDT.

A live audio webcast of the presentation may be accessed via, and a replay will be available at the same link for 90 days. For more information on C.E. Unterberg, Towbin and the Emerging Growth Life Sciences Conference.

About BioSante Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

BioSante is developing a pipeline of hormone therapy products to treat both men and women. These hormone therapy products are gel formulations for transdermal administration that deliver bioidentical estradiol and testosterone. BioSante’s lead products include Bio-E-Gel® (bioidentical estradiol gel) for the treatment of women with menopausal symptoms, and LibiGel® (bioidentical testosterone gel) for the treatment of female sexual dysfunction (FSD). The current market in the U.S. for estrogen and testosterone products is approximately $2.5 billion. The transdermal gel formulations used in the women’s gel products are licensed by BioSante from Antares Pharma Inc. The company also is developing its calcium phosphate nanotechnology (CaP) for novel vaccines, including biodefense vaccines for toxins such as anthrax and ricin, and drug delivery systems. Additional information is available online at: biosantepharma.cdmail.biz.

This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The statements regarding BioSante contained in this press release that are not historical in nature, particularly those that utilize terminology such as “may,” “will,” “should,” “likely,” “expects,” “anticipates,” “estimates,” “believes” or “plans,” or comparable terminology, are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are based on current expectations and assumptions, and entail various risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in such forward-looking statements.

Important factors known to BioSante that cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in such forward-looking statements are the difficulty of developing pharmaceutical products, obtaining regulatory and other approvals and achieving market acceptance, and other factors identified and discussed from time to time in BioSante’s filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including those factors discussed on pages 19 to 31 of BioSante’s Form 10-KSB, which discussion also is incorporated herein by reference. All forward-looking statements speak only as of the date of this news release. BioSante undertakes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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