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ViroPharma to Participate in the 29th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

Wednesday, January 05, 2011

ViroPharma to Participate in the 29th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference12:00 EST Wednesday, January 05, 2011EXTON, Pa., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq: VPHM) today announced that Vincent Milano, president and chief executive officer of ViroPharma, will present at the 29th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference at 6:00 P.M. ET (3:00 P.M. PT) on Wednesday, January 12, 2011.  The conference is being held at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco.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