BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. to Present at Lazard Capital Markets 8th Annual Healthcare Conference
LYNBROOK, N.Y., Nov. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: BSTC), a biopharmaceutical company developing first in class collagenase-based products marketed as XIAFLEXÃ‚® in the U.S. and XIAPEXÃ‚® in Eurasia, today announced that BioSpecifics’ President, Tom Wegman, will present at the upcoming Lazard Capital Markets 8th Annual Healthcare Conference at 8:30am EST on Wednesday, November 16, 2011 in New York, NY.
The live webcast of this presentation can be accessed under “Calendar of Events” in the Investor Relations section of the Company’s website at www.biospecifics.com or at the link http://wsw.com/webcast/lz11/bstc/.
About BioSpecifics Technologies Corp.
BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. is a biopharmaceutical company that has developed injectable collagenase for twelve clinical indications. Its partner Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. markets XIAFLEXÃ‚® in the U.S. for the treatment of Dupuytren’s contracture in adults with palpable cord in the palm and is also developing XIAFLEX for the treatment of Peyronie’s disease which is currently in Phase 3 pivotal clinical trials, frozen shoulder (Adhesive Capsulitis) and cellulite. Pfizer, Inc. is responsible for marketing XIAPEXÃ‚® for Dupuytren’s contracture in the 27 European Union member countries and 19 other European and Eurasian countries and also has commercialization and development rights for Peyronie’s disease in these same territories. Asahi Kasei Pharma Corporation has development and commercial rights for XIAFLEX for Dupuytren’s contracture and Peyronie’s disease in Japan. BioSpecifics is developing XIAFLEX internally for human and canine lipomas. More information about the Company may be found on its website at www.biospecifics.com.
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