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ViroPharma to Participate in Two May Healthcare Investor Conferences

Friday, April 30, 2010

ViroPharma to Participate in Two May Healthcare Investor Conferences14:30 EDT Friday, April 30, 2010EXTON, Pa., April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq: VPHM) today announced that William Roberts, vice president, corporate communications of ViroPharma, will present at the Deutsche Bank 35th Annual Healthcare Conference at 1:30 P.M. ET on Tuesday, May 4, 2010. �The conference is being held at the InterContinental Hotel in Boston.Vincent Milano, president and chief executive officer, of ViroPharma, will present at the Bank of America/Merrill Lynch 2010 Healthcare Conference at 10:00 A.M. ET on Tuesday, May 11, 2010. �The conference is being held at the Grand Hyatt in New York City.ViroPharma's presentations will be webcast live for investors through www.viropharma.com and available for a period of 14 days following the conferences.About ViroPharma IncorporatedViroPharma Incorporated is an international biopharmaceutical company committed to developing and commercializing innovative products for physician specialists to enable the support of patients with serious diseases for which there is an unmet medical need, and providing rewarding careers to employees. �ViroPharma commercializes Cinryze? (C1 esterase inhibitor [human]) for routine prophylaxis against angioedema attacks in adolescent and adult patients with hereditary angioedema (HAE). �ViroPharma commercializes Vancocin�, approved for oral administration for treatment of antibiotic-associated pseudomembranous colitis caused by Clostridium difficile and enterocolitis caused by Staphylococcus aureus, including methicillin-resistant strains (for prescribing information on ViroPharma's commercial products, please download the package inserts at http://www.viropharma.com/Products.aspx). �ViroPharma currently focuses its drug development activities in diseases including C1 esterase inhibitor deficiency and C. difficile. ViroPharma routinely posts information, including press releases, which may be important to investors in the investor relations and media sections of our company's web site, www.viropharma.com. The company encourages investors to consult these sections for more information on ViroPharma and our business.SOURCE ViroPharma IncorporatedFor further information: Robert A. Doody Jr., Assistant Director, Investor Relations, +1-610-321-6290