CUPERTINO, Calif., Jan. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — DURECT Corporation
(Nasdaq: DRRX) announced today that it will present at the JPMorgan 24th
Annual Healthcare Conference. The conference is being held at The Westin St.
Francis Hotel in San Francisco. Dr. James E. Brown, President and Chief
Executive Officer will be presenting at the conference on Monday January 9th
at 8:00 a.m. Pacific Time.
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A live audio webcast of the presentation will be available by accessing
DURECT’s homepage at http://www.www.durect.com and clicking “Investor Relations.”
About DURECT Corporation
DURECT Corporation is an emerging specialty pharmaceutical company focused
on the development of pharmaceutical systems based on its proprietary drug
delivery platform technologies that treat chronic or episodic diseases and
enable biotechnology products. These platform technologies include the
SABER(TM) Delivery System (a patented and versatile depot injectable useful
for protein and small molecule delivery), the ORADUR(TM) sustained release
oral gel-cap technology (an oral sustained release technology with several
potential abuse deterrent properties), the DURIN(TM) Biodegradable Implant
(drug-loaded implant system), the TRANSDUR(TM) transdermal technology and the
MICRODUR(TM) Biodegradable Microparticulates (microspheres injectable system).
DURECT also collaborates with pharmaceutical companies to develop and
commercialize proprietary and enhanced pharmaceutical products based on its
technologies. DURECT has five disclosed on-going development programs of which
four are in collaboration with pharmaceutical partners. Additional information
about DURECT is available at www.www.durect.com.
NOTE: SABER(TM), ORADUR(TM), DURIN(TM), TRANSDUR(TM) and MICRODUR(TM) are
trademarks of DURECT Corporation. Other referenced trademarks belong to their
Schond L. Greenway, Strategic Planning and Investor Relations
of DURECT Corporation, +1-408-777-1417
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