SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 26, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Medivation, Inc. (Nasdaq: MDVN) today announced that it will hold a teleconference at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time tomorrow, Tuesday, October 27, to discuss partnering plans for MDV3100, Medivation's investigational drug which is currently in Phase 3 testing for the treatment of prostate cancer.
To participate in the live call on Tuesday, October 27, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (5:30 a.m. Pacific Time), please dial 888-280-4443 for domestic callers and 1-719-457-2638 for international callers. Individuals interested in listening to the live call via webcast may do so by visiting http://www.medivation.com.
Medivation, 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. In September 2008, Medivation announced a global agreement with Pfizer Inc to develop and commercialize dimebon (latrepirdine) for the treatment of Alzheimer's and Huntington diseases. With Pfizer, Medivation is conducting a broad dimebon clinical development program that includes several Phase 3 trials assessing the efficacy and safety of dimebon taken alone or in combination with other Alzheimer's medications in patients with mild, moderate and severe Alzheimer's disease. The companies are also conducting a Phase 3 trial of dimebon in Huntington disease. A Phase 3 clinical trial of MDV3100 in patients with castration-resistant prostate cancer is under way. For more information, please visit us at http://www.medivation.com.
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