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Keryx Biopharmaceuticals to Present at The 7th Annual JMP Securities Healthcare Conference

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Keryx Biopharmaceuticals to Present at The 7th Annual JMP Securities Healthcare Conference08:30 EDT Tuesday, July 10, 2012Presentation Scheduled for Friday, July 13th at 12:00 noon ETNEW YORK, July 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: KERX) today announced that Ron Bentsur, the Company's Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the 7th Annual JMP Securities Healthcare Conference, being held July 12-13, 2012, in New York City.  Mr. Bentsur's presentation is scheduled to take place on Friday, July 13, 2012 at 12:00 noon Eastern Time.  A live audio webcast of Mr. Bentsur's presentation will be accessible from the Investor Information page of the Company's Website at http://investors.keryx.com. An archived version of the webcast will be available following the conclusion of the live presentation.About Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.Keryx Biopharmaceuticals is focused on the acquisition, development and commercialization of medically important pharmaceutical products for the treatment of renal disease. Keryx is developing Zerenex (ferric citrate), an oral, ferric iron-based compound that has the capacity to bind to phosphate and form non-absorbable complexes. The Phase 3 clinical program of Zerenex for the treatment of hyperphosphatemia (elevated phosphate levels) in patients with end-stage renal disease is being conducted pursuant to a Special Protocol Assessment (SPA) agreement with the FDA. Keryx is headquartered in New York City.  KERYX CONTACT:Lauren FischerDirector - Investor RelationsKeryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.Tel: 212.531.5965E-mail: lfischer@keryx.com SOURCE Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.