EntreMed to Present at BIO CEO and Investor Conference
ROCKVILLE, Md.—Febuary 5, 2008—EntreMed, Inc.
(Nasdaq: ENMD) a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing therapeutics for the treatment of cancer and inflammatory diseases, today announced that James S. Burns, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present a Corporate overview at the BIO CEO and Investor Conference, to be held at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, February 11-13, 2008. Mr. Burns’ presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, February 12, 2008 at 2:45 p.m. (local time).
Mr. Burns’ live presentation will be web cast and can be accessed through the Company’s web site at www.entremed.com. An archive will be available on the web site for approximately 90 days.
EntreMed, Inc. is a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing therapeutic candidates primarily for the treatment of cancer and inflammation. MKC-1 is currently in multiple Phase 2 clinical trials for cancer. MKC-1 is an oral cell-cycle regulator with activity against the mTOR pathway. Panzem(R) (2-methoxyestradiol) NCD is also in multiple Phase 2 studies in oncology patients. Additionally, ENMD-1198, a novel anticancer drug, is in Phase 1 studies in advanced cancers. The Company has approved IND applications for Panzem(R) in rheumatoid arthritis, and ENMD-2076, a dual-acting Aurora-angiogenesis inhibitor, for cancer. EntreMed’s goal is to develop and commercialize new compounds based on the Company’s expertise in angiogenesis, cell-cycle regulation and inflammation—processes vital to the treatment of cancer and other diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis. Additional information about EntreMed is available on the Company’s web site at www.entremed.com and in various filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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