August 1, 2008
Medivation Announces Presentation at the BMO Capital Markets 2008 Focus on Healthcare Conference on August 5
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Medivation, Inc. today announced that David Hung, M.D., president and chief executive officer, will present at the BMO Capital Markets 2008 Focus on Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, August 5, at 11:15 a.m. Eastern Time at the Millennium Broadway Hotel in New York.
Dr. Hung will provide an overview of Medivation and its clinical development programs for Dimebon for Alzheimer's and Huntington's diseases and MDV3100 for prostate cancer.
A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available on the "Events and Presentations" page of the "Investor Relations" section of the Company's website at http://www.medivation.com/. A replay also will be available for 30 days following the live presentation.
Medivation, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the rapid development of novel small molecule drugs to treat serious diseases for which there are limited treatment options. Medivation aims to transform the treatment of these diseases and offer hope to critically ill patients and their caregivers. The Company's current clinical development program includes a pivotal and confirmatory Phase 3 trial of Dimebon in Alzheimer's disease and a Phase 1-2 clinical trial of MDV3100 in patients with castration-resistant (also known as hormone-refractory) prostate cancer. Medivation recently announced that it plans to continue further development of Dimebon in patients with mild-to-moderate Huntington's disease based on the positive results seen in its Phase 2 trial. For more information, please visit us at http://www.medivation.com/.
CONTACT: Patrick Machado, Chief Financial Officer of Medivation, Inc.+1-415-829-4101
Web site: http://www.medivation.com/