The Globe and Mail

Go to the Globe and Mail homepage

Jump to main navigationJump to main content

Press release from PR Newswire

Medivation Announces Participation in 29th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

Monday, January 03, 2011

Medivation Announces Participation in 29th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference08:00 EST Monday, January 03, 2011SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Medivation, Inc. (Nasdaq: MDVN) today announced that David Hung, M.D., president and chief executive officer, will present at the 29th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on Monday, January 10, at 10:30 a.m. Pacific Time at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco. Dr. Hung will provide an overview of Medivation and its clinical development programs for MDV3100 for prostate cancer and dimebon (latrepirdine) for Alzheimer's and Huntington diseases. Live audio webcasts of the presentation will be available on the "Events and Presentations" page of the "Investor Relations" section of the Company's website at www.medivation.com. A replay also will be available for 30 days following the live presentation. About MedivationMedivation, 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. Together with its corporate partners Pfizer and Astellas, Medivation currently has investigational drugs in Phase 3 development to treat advanced prostate cancer, mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease and Huntington disease. For more information, please visit us at www.medivation.com. SOURCE Medivation, Inc.For further information: Patrick Machado, Chief Financial Officer of Medivation, Inc., +1-415-829-4101; or Nicole Foderaro of WCG, +1-415-946-1058, for Medivation, Inc.