FOSTER CITY, CA, Apr 26, 2010 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX News Network) -- SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCLN) today announced that it plans to report first quarter 2010 results on Thursday, May 6, 2010. SciClone will host a conference call to give a business and product update at 4:30 pm ET that day. The call will be hosted by Friedhelm Blobel, Ph.D., President and CEO, and Gary Titus, Senior Vice President and CFO.
LIVE CALL: 866-713-8395 (U.S./Canada) 617-597-5309 (International) Passcode: 25943363 REPLAY: 888-286-8010 (U.S./Canada) 617-801-6888 (International) Passcode: 79254016 (Replay available from Thursday, May 6, 2010, at 8:00 pm ET until 11:59 pm ET on Thursday, May 13, 2010)
The conference call will contain forward-looking statements. Interested parties who wish to listen to the webcast should visit the Investor Relations section of SciClone's website at www.sciclone.com. The information provided on the teleconference is only accurate at the time of the conference call, and SciClone will take no responsibility for providing updated information except as required by law.
About SciClone SciClone Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: SCLN) is a profit-focused, global specialty pharmaceutical company with a substantial international business and a product portfolio of novel therapies for cancer and infectious diseases. SciClone is focused on continuing international sales growth, a cost-containing clinical development strategy, and overall expense management. ZADAXIN(R) (thymalfasin or thymosin alpha 1) is sold in over 30 countries for the treatment of hepatitis B (HBV) and hepatitis C (HCV), certain cancers and as a vaccine adjuvant. SciClone's pipeline of drug candidates includes thymalfasin, in clinical studies as an enhancer of vaccines; SCV-07 in a phase 2 trial for the delay of onset of severe oral mucositis in patients receiving chemoradiation therapy for the treatment of cancers of the head and neck; and SCV-07 in a phase 2 trial for the treatment of HCV. SciClone has exclusive commercialization and distribution rights to DC Bead(TM) in China, where the product is under regulatory review. The Company also has exclusive commercialization and distribution rights to the anti-nausea drug ondansetron RapidFilm(TM) in China, Vietnam, Hong Kong, and Macau, for which it will seek regulatory approval. For additional information, please visit www.sciclone.com.
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